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Website & Robot Update

Everyone has been working hard to reduce the weight of the robot. We have been replacing some of the heavier nuts and bolts with the same brand but lighter weight. It has been reducing the weight, and every little bit counts.Meanwhile, the website is improving still and getting a lot better. We have been trying […]


As you can see, our website has been remodeled into a cleaner, smoother look. It’s new and better just like this year’s competition season. We hope that all our viewers enjoy the new look just as much as we do. Let us know if you have any input! Today, MedMarGoFun (Media, Marketing, Go Green, Fun!) worked […]

Weight Loss…for Robots!

STORM’s 2012 robot is in the final stages of mechanical build. One thing still being tweaked is its weight. Currently, our robot weighs in at 119 lbs. The legal limit is 120. Knowing this, you would think we are well off when it comes to weight, but there is still a small but important percentage […]


Today, the meet started out with a rundown of what’s been going on with the team.  However, we had some guests at our wash-up (cameramen), as STORM is going to be featured on the LDTV channel.  Progress on all fronts seems to look pretty good, with all major components added to the robot. Unlike most […]