Hello Spartan Robotics! Due to the weather we’ve been having, we have some meeting changes to get us back on schedule for week 1 of build season. Meeting TODAY, January 9th: Early start at 3pm, normal meeting end time at 7pm. @CHS T-16 Meeting Sunday, January 15th: 1pm-6pm @CHS T-16 All other meetings are on our […]
Hi all! I’m Brandon Sloma, one of the web designers for our team and our student photographer. As you may have noticed, we have a new website! We’ve completely redesigned it, and updated the whole website to be more usable. Some of the more notable changes include a newly redesigned gallery, mobile support, and a […]
Hello everyone! Recently the team has been developing a tool we call the Supertester. The Supertester is a device that is specifically tailored to test almost any kind of electrical device you would find on an FRC robot. Although the Supertester is not yet available we will be demoing it at FIRST faire. Watch this […]
One of our mentors, Tom Saksa has helped us launch a video series on how to build simple testers for devices commonly used on FIRST robotics teams. Check it out here: http://youtu.be/wlMePwG26_U
Here are just a few pictures from today’s wonderful scrimmage. I will add some captions latter. Videos are on the way…
Its finished! At last the robot is up and running. The robot was tested for the first time Thursday night. On Sunday the robot climbed to the third rung of FIRST Force’s official tower. This coming week we will be testing and preparing for the CV scrimmage next weekend. Spartan Robotics 2013 Pictures taken by Grady Holaday
Every year at the end of build season, team 997 hosts a dinner for parents and sponsors. What: Robot demonstration, chairmans viewing, food and fun When: Tuesday, February 19, 2013. 7:00 – 9:00 PM Where: Corvallis High School. Room 107 1400 NW Buchanan Avenue. Corvallis Oregon Hope to see you there!
Robot construction at last. After finals on Tuesday and Wednesday, the team made tremendous progress on the robot. Hopefully it will be ready for testing by Wednesday of this coming week.
Here’s a look at what we have been up to at team 997 during week 2 of build season. Keep an eye out for week 3 when we start actual robot construction.
Happy Build season! The week started out with kickoff early January 5th where this year’s game, Ultimate Ascent, was unveiled for the first time. The rest of the week was spent, strategizing, designing and prototyping. Next week we will start actual robot construction. WEEK 1