Archive for May, 2019

Summer is Coming!

Posted by Lori Dale On May 29, 2019 Comments Off on Summer is Coming!

With only a few days left of school, everyone is ready for summer fun and sunny days. That doesn’t mean that the Gearheads or robotics in Central Minnesota is done for the year. We are working on several summer plans. We will be in 3 parades this summer-Waite Park/SpassTag/Grand Day, St. Cloud/Granite City Days, and  [ Read More ]

The New Robot and the FLL Fundraiser

Posted by Lori Dale On May 21, 2019 Comments Off on The New Robot and the FLL Fundraiser

As I briefly mentioned in the last blog, our new robot is now running. We took it to the Manufacturing Summit and gave visitors the chance to drive it around. Since then, we have made a few additions and thought that you might like to see it in operation. Here is a brief video On  [ Read More ]

Manufacturing Summit

Posted by Lori Dale On May 15, 2019 Comments Off on Manufacturing Summit

On Tuesday and Wednesday this week Central McGowan in St. Cloud hosted a manufacturing summit. Several area manufacturing companies, and civic organizations, as well as St. Cloud Technical College and St. Cloud State University were there. The Gearheads had a booth too. On Tuesday we showed our robot off to local business people. We love  [ Read More ]

South Demo

Posted by Lori Dale On May 7, 2019 Comments Off on South Demo

This week Coach Corey Applegate, student Ethan and I (Lori Dale) went to Soth Jr. High to demo our robot. We showed several students the functions of the robot. Some of them took the opportunity and drove the robot. We are hoping that some of them will decide to join the team. If you know  [ Read More ]