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Week 3 Update

Week 3 A quest to the halfway mark. As most of you have seen by now, the kicker idea is quite successful. Instead of our lame original ideas of a puncher or thrower, the kicker has proven to be the most powerful and easy to use out of all three. The key members and...

Week 2 Update

Prototyping Measure twice, cut once. Yesterday and Sunday, Bryan, Zach, and myself designed a new kind of shooting mechanism which somewhat resembles the one in the video I linked a few days ago. We noticed quite a few problems with their design and realized how much...

Build Season Begins

First of all, thank you to everyone that attended kick-off. Although we did not quite begin building anything, there were quite a few ideas thrown around that could and will easily move forward. We will be having a mandatory meeting this Tuesday, January 6th, after...

2014 FRC Kickoff

Success! Congratulations, everyone! Build season has officially started and the game has been announced. I sure am excited to start off the build season. As you can see in the video, our robot now is able to be driven around! This is major progress, especially for a...

Pre-Kickoff and Kickoff Necessary Information

Kickoff! Our parents will want to see us at the house more. Too bad. Now that kickoff is literally around the corner, we have a lot of work to do. There will be a meeting on Saturday, December 28, at my house. At this meeting, we will go over everything that needs to...

We're Official!

As of earlier today, we are now officially a team! We are registered for the South Florida regional event, located at the Ft. Lauderdale Convention Center as: FIRST TEAM 5196 Congratulations everyone!