Omgrobots

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The Approach of Bag Day

The end of the FRC build season is near and soon the the team gets to see the robot zipped up in a nice bag and eager (yes robots have feelings) to participate in the upcoming competitions. Many of the members got a sweet look at the robot in its current state and it is […]

Hamburgers

Mr. Hessler, one of the mentors for Storm, really likes hamburgers. He’s compared things from figuring out a multi-step physics problem to the dynamics of the FRC team to a hamburger. And in a way, the robot itself is a hamburger, albeit a metaphorical one. The many ingredients- the lettuce, the cheese, the beef, the […]

“I have not failed, I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”

We all know that Thomas Edison didn’t make a properly-functioning light bulb in one go; in the process, he went through over a thousand failures before he reached success.¬†Such is the same situation with robotics.¬†Currently, the majority of the team members are working on improvements in a variety areas, or trying to figure out how […]