Archive for June, 2016

Granite City Days parade

Posted by Lori Dale On June 28, 2016 Comments Off on Granite City Days parade

We hope that you had the chance to see the team participate in the Granite City Days parade last weekend.  In spite of the heat (the heat index was about 100 degrees here) Candybot performed well and seemed to impress the crowd, especially the little ones.   Getting Sir Antsabot mounted on the float Candybot  [ Read More ]

Parade Prep.

Posted by Nathan Block On June 21, 2016 Comments Off on Parade Prep.

We are putting the finishing touches on our float for the St. Cloud and St. Joe parades. We are very excited to show off our float and the crowd favorite Candybot. Sir Ants-a-bot will be hanging on the tower in the front of our float. Come see us June 25th in St. Cloud for the St.  [ Read More ]

We have pictures

Posted by Lori Dale On June 14, 2016 Comments Off on We have pictures

Recently one of our readers commented that they would like to see  more pictures in our blog.  Therefore, it seemed like this might be a good time to remind people that we have a Flickr page.  We have the pictures in albums by the year.  We do not have very many pictures from the 2009-10  [ Read More ]

Gearheads visit Central McGowan Welding Expo

Posted by Lori Dale On June 7, 2016 Comments Off on Gearheads visit Central McGowan Welding Expo

Today the Gearheads visited the Central McGowan Welding Expo.  We enjoyed seing robots in action performing several tasks.  We also had a nice lunch, talked to some of the vendors there, and attended a seminar on safety and learned a new format for risk assesment. Robot sorting blocks Rose watching robot sort small drill bits Nathan  [ Read More ]