Author Archive for: ‘rohawa’

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Northeastern District Complete

Yesterday was the last day of the Northeastern Regional Event. It was an amazing day for the team. We managed to pull through and continuously win matches up until our finals. In the finals we were chosen by the amazing LigerBots (Team 2877). We also worked alongside our other great partner Rivers Edge Robotics (Team 3499). It was a solid …

Build Season Is Complete

We’ve bagged it and tagged it. The robot’s been tested and were ready to ship for the competitions. All’s left is pit crates and those will be done soon. Its been a long season but we’ve done it and we’re proud to say it’s all complete. We even got some practice in with the drivers. Hopefully we see all the …

Progress Update 1/29

We’ve done it! the drive train has been tested and now works. We will do more testing on the field tomorrow to properly modify strafing and other functions. Along with the drive train we also have a set of complete bumpers for the 2014 system.

Programming and Electrical Update

Much of Saturday consisted of review for the rookies on the team. Electrical focused on making proper PWMs and learning how to solder wires to achieve good connections. Programming students focused on writing code for the joysticks. The students used quadratic equations to build a piece-wise defined function to control the speed of the robot based on joystick input. They …

Helping Youth Pursue Engineering & Robotics
QPS Bluefin Team #69