This meeting, we debated on the general game strategy. The strategies will be listed below, and the chosen ones will be in bold.
Ranking High VS Getting Picked
Specialized VS Jack of All Trades
Simple and Consistent VS Complex and Maybe Problematic
If you would like to refer to previous years to see the types of robots that were designed, please look below.
Boxes - FRC 2015
Bar - FRC 2016
We all decided that using the robot to climb is crucial to our game strategy. As a result, we are currently deciding which of the following to focus on:
or any combination of the choices that are shown above.
Listed below will be useful resources that members of the team can refer to. They will be organized in categories of software, mechanical, and electrical.
Please let me know if you want to suggest any resources that the team can use!
Take a look at some of our presentations about FIRST and robots.
This presentation details how FRC matches and competitions work, what Build Season entails, and details about awards and Championships.
This presentation covers the most common drivetrains you will see in FRC.
This presentation was created by FRC Team 6000: Shalhevet Robotics (thanks team 6000!). It covers everything you need to know about electronics in FRC.
This presentation covers what subsystems are and what kinds of them you will see in FRC.
Thanks for everyone that attended the meeting last week.
As you may have heard we will be having a Field Build/Picnic day on Saturday at 12 pm. We will be building a mini practice field in their backyard and having a picnic as well!
Please come even if you can't stay the whole time. This will be a good time for me to make some general announcements and clarify any questions. People will also be able to continue working on grants and the website.
Please let me know if you will not be able to make it through email, slack or text (415-920-3037).
NEW MEMBERS: Please make sure to fill this out if you plan on working with the tools. here
This is the next Inner Sunset Flea Market. If we do not have enough member interest we can not attend but if you can please let me know! The event runs from 10 am to 4 pm. We will describe our past season and our journey building the robot. Please let me know if you have any questions about the event or our robot.
REMINDER: Please make sure you have Slack on your phone/device!
Last Joke: Why should you not write with a dull pencil?
PS: Because it's pointless
PPS: Why did the scarecrow get promoted?