Competition is near…

This is Payton, reporting live from team 2118A. With our upcoming competition on the horizon, the stress level has kicked up about 15 notches. It is usually around this time where our usual team camaraderie¬†morphs into us threatening to bite each others heads off if something goes wrong. We only do it because we care…I promise. This specific competition is our last chance to qualify for the state tournament, so of course tensions will be high among us. We are pretty confident about our chances at this competition due to our kick butt autonomous, done by no other but the great and powerful….CHARLES MILROY! With the power he has granted the robot we hope to win the 10 point autonomous bonus, which will grant us the edge we want at this competition. Wish us luck! Payton signing...

Trial and Error Frankenstein claw

We have a competition coming up this weekend and we just finished some final designs on our Frankenstein claw. Just a few minor adjustments as we practice this week but pretty happy with what we have so...

PROGRESS….KIND OF…

Well, we have taken apart,or demolished, the arm once again; this is progress, I promise. The geared 6-bar caused more issues then it was worth, so we took out our anger by making it cease to exist. This disaster was replaced by a double 6-bar that has proved to have less issues and is more fluid. I will keep you guys posted on our far more promising...