pic: LigerBots 3D Printed Parts Contest 2018

Important information

  • Deadline: April 22, 2018.
  • Send your application to [email protected]
    with the application details below.
  • The purpose of this contest is to allow you to show off the
    innovative ways you dealt with problem(s) that occurred
    or achieved goals you or your team had.
  • The part will be judged by two criteria: Your answer(s) to
    the questions below and the creativity of your solution to
    the problem you faced.
  • Title: Firstname_lastname - Submission of Part X
    – If you are a FIRST Robotics Team, you can replace
    Firstname_lastname with FRCTeam#XXXX.
    – Part X is the name of the object.
  • Attach a .stp, .prt or a render of the part you created for
    this year’s game or a project.
  • Include a brief description of the object, and tell us what
    advantages and disadvantages 3D printing had versus
    purchasing or machining the same part (weight, cost,
    durability, etc.) Please include any relevant information.

Here are last year’s winners.

If you know any teams who have 3D Printed Parts on their robot feel free to direct them to this contest!

Can’t wait to see the amazing submissions for this year’s games, and if you have any questions please ask.

Due to the LigerBots qualifying for the 2018 World Championship, we are extending our contest deadline!

Email your submission to [email protected] by May 1st, 2018, for a chance to win!
Just send us a render or the part file, and a brief description of what your part was used for on the robot, why you chose 3D printing for this part.

We’ll be going through the pits in Detroit to help teams complete their submissions in person next week.

Just a reminder to "apply, apply, apply’ as the deadline is tomorrow - 11:59 PM EST, May 1st.

Can’t wait to see all your amazing parts!