pic: Inspectors were amused...

They tend to be an ill tempered lot.
Best to not mess with them.

With lasers on their heads.

Did the shooter still work in that configuration? Either way, awesome.

Depending on who I’m playing against, I would often rather keep my partner at under 30" tall, but against a deadly full court shooter one has no choice.

Looks like a plan c!

As an inspector and one who appreciates good construction, I long for the old days when tape of any sort was not allowed in a structural use.

Dr. Bob
Chairman’s Award is not about building the robot. Every team builds a robot.

That would have just required an inventive application of zip ties. Pool noodles are wonderful things.