As week three comes to a close, we continue working hard. We are finishing up our prototypes and will work on finishing up our CAD drawings by Wednesday. Huge thanks to Colmac Coil, who has very generously agreed to cut out our pieces for our final bot. Thank you so much! The marketing team has been hard at work on our costumes! We received our ** yards of fabric last Thursday, and we've been able to make several vests so far.
In the last week, teams have been finishing up their prototypes. The leads of each team got together and spent the duration of Saturday’s build working with CAD to get a fleshed out drawing of the robot so we can get the parts we need cut out.This process will give us exactly what the robot will look like, by taking the component designs to the system design level. These drawings also illustrate the positioning of each part. The design team is also working on innovative funct
I can’t believe it’s been one week since kickoff. We’re all really excited about this year’s game. For more information, visit this link here. In this first week, different departments have started on their prototypes as well as talking about strategy, scoring options, and many other details! The Drive Base team has to deal with getting the robot around and containing all its parts. The Shooter team has to launch the fuel (aka whiffle ball) at the boiler. The Gear team has to