5th Bi-Annual F4 CADathon (Over $500 in prizes)

160 Participants signed up so far! Deadline to signup is Noon (Est) tommorow (Aug 1st)!!!

Signups are now closed with 174 participants! Team assignments and details will be out shortly.

Will the “game” be released publicly tonight, or just for participants?
I missed the signup but I’d be interested in “following along” at least.

Team Assignments can be found here: https://goo.gl/QHhjwK !!! 110 teams competing this time!!!

Canvas invitation’s have been sent to participant’s emails! Follow these instructions to signup and join your team: https://goo.gl/gbhj6H . (let me know if you cant find an invitation).

Also we are making a slight change to the rules regarding deadlines. CAD Files and the pit scouting document are due by August 5th at 8pm, but you have until August 6th at 8pm to submit any renders you may create.

Presenting the 5th Bi-Annual F4 CADathon game: Connect F4 !!!

You can find the game manual here: https://goo.gl/wN3xHL

You can find CAD models of the field here: https://goo.gl/9nMTTc

For any formal rule clarifications etc. Please ask them via the Q&A form: https://goo.gl/4jn6Lw. And you can view pending and answered questions here: https://goo.gl/K9f4JV .

Just a reminder, CAD files and Pit Scouting sheets are due by August 5th at 8pm est. But finals renders arent due until August 6th 8 pm EST.

Have fun and go cad!!!

Did anyone find out how tall the entire Connect 4 board is?

I would recommend checking the CAD models of the field.

This is hilarious. Even though I’m not participating, as the chief (only?) strategist on my team I’m trying to envision strategies for this game. Good luck to the participants!

Team Update 1, summaring the Q&A and other Clarifications from the first few hours: https://goo.gl/NFm6rk !!

Team Update 3 summarizing today’s Q&A, rectifying a slight error with the Red Low Goal in the Field CAD, and reminding Submission Deadlines: https://goo.gl/gmGyux

While Team Update 2 was posted publicly and announced in the CADathon slack, we forgot to post it here on Chief Delphi. Our apologies for that, here it is if anyone competing hasn’t seen it yet: https://goo.gl/oGHyYK