Are you ready for the first matches of Destination: Deep Space Presented by The Boeing Company? Tune in Saturday, February 16 from 9am to 3:30pm ET for some sweet robot action to our Twitch channel! Don't forget that Dean's List nominations are due Thursday, February 14 at 3pm ET!
The Chairman's Award and the Woodie Flowers Award are due Thursday, February 7 at 3 PM EASTERN TIME. That's next week! The Dean's List Award is due Thursday, February 14 at 3 PM EASTERN TIME. That's only two weeks!
Q333: What is the color range which is considered red for the definition of BUMPER color in R28. Is maroon eligible for the bumper color? A: There is no formal definition of "red". If a product is sold as "red" or is visibly a shade of red it meets the requirements of !R28. Maroon is […]
Q329: Table 10-1 under R34 allows the use of "...fans that are...part of legal motor controller". Is it legal to use a fan that is distributed as part of a legal motor controller without using the controller? E.g., would it be legal to detach the fan from a Victor 888 and use it on the […]
Q332: The Pressure Vent Plug is governed by R84 ("permitted"), R85 ("at least one...as illustrated"), R88 ("may be in the high-pressure pneumatic circuit"), and R93 ("vent to the atmosphere to relieve all stored pressure in a reasonable amount of time...visible and easily accessible"). Aside from Figure 10-14, nothing appears to disallow having a single vent […]
Q330: Are we allowed to unbag our robot after 2/19/2019 in order to film the robot for our reveal video? We would not have our drivers drive during this time. Could this fall under "demonstration purposes" as we will be sharing this video with sponsors, our local community, and other FRC teams? A: Yes, filming […]