FTC 4390 Engineering notebook

September 23, 2013
Diligently working on prototyping today. It allows us to simulate different claws and arms, helping us to determine which will perform the best during competition. Hopefully we can make final design decisions ...

FTC4390 Engineering Notebook

September 19, 2013
Today was an exciting day; it was announced that we are splitting into two completely different FTC teams. After we were split up into teams, we decided what the robot design would be by brainstorming on a white board.

Sketch of 4390


 Here is a rough sketch of a possible design of our robot. While this is not to scale, but it shows an overall look.  This gives us some ideas of different elements that could be used in our final design.