Archive for February, 2020

Bonus Time!

Posted by Lori Dale On February 23, 2020 Comments Off on Bonus Time!

In previous years, last Tuesday would have marked the end of build season, and required putting the robot in a bag with a numbered zip-tie. This year that requirement went away. For old time’s sake, we put the robot in a bag and took a picture of those on the team that were still at  [ Read More ]

Week 6, Or Is It Week 0?

Posted by Lori Dale On February 16, 2020 Comments Off on Week 6, Or Is It Week 0?

Last week was the 6th week of build season. Our robot is coming together one system at a time. We still have a few tweaks to make to our intake, including the clutch mechanism, but our robot is nearly complete. On Saturday we had the chance to test out our robot on a game field.  [ Read More ]

Week 5: We Have Color

Posted by Lori Dale On February 9, 2020 Comments Off on Week 5: We Have Color

This week the Gearheads started and ended the week by putting the robot together, but in the middle, we took it apart and painted parts of the robot in team colors- orange and blue. We think it looks really cool! We noticed a difference in the way the shooter worked when we changed from the  [ Read More ]

Week 4 Time is Flying!

Posted by Lori Dale On February 2, 2020 Comments Off on Week 4 Time is Flying!

This week we finished week 4 of build season. The time has gone by so fast, and we can hardly believe that Spec. Check will be on Friday and our Week 0 precompetition will be in less than 2 weeks! Spec. Check is a time when any team that wishes to do so may come  [ Read More ]

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