Archive for February, 2011

Back To Robotics

Posted by B. Vogel On February 28, 2011 Comments Off on Back To Robotics

We are now back to the Robotics lab after our short break from the gears and wheels. We will be having an All Team Meeting on Thursday, March 3rd and yes, there will be food. We will also be making some final decisions before spring break so make sure you're checking up on the website  [ Read More ]

bag and tag day….

Posted by Cjbirr On February 23, 2011 Comments Off on bag and tag day….

Today is the day that our robot has to be bagged and tagged. Our robot diet was a success! We lightened our arm and the electronics board. We also mounted our camera today. We finished putting the arm back together (the sprocket was even painted blue)  and drove it through the school. It impressed a  [ Read More ]

February 21

Posted by Cjbirr On February 22, 2011 Comments Off on February 21

Good news everyone, the Robot is looking great. We got so much done today because everyone did exceptional work. Sauk Rapids came today and got the robot back into working shape. Their robot looks awesome. SCSU plasma cut our sprocket for us. A reporter from St. Cloud Times came over and talked with us. Look  [ Read More ]

February 17

Posted by Cjbirr On February 18, 2011 Comments Off on February 17

Good news, After weeks of strenuous trial and error, we are in the process of finishing the arm. Now the next step is programming it to work. We are also planning on changing our robot from 2 wheels, to four. On a different note, our media team started work on a bloopers reel from our  [ Read More ]

Valentines Day

Posted by B. Vogel On February 15, 2011 Comments Off on Valentines Day

Our All Team Meeting started out with a great presentation from Rassmussen College, we hope to get some students out on Saturday to attend some of their workshops. Hopefully our team can continue to develop our relationship with the college to help supply mentors and technical knowledge. Many thanks to our presenters.  Building is progressing  [ Read More ]

February 12th

Posted by B. Vogel On February 12, 2011 Comments Off on February 12th

Our Saturday all team build started off a little later than hoped, but that didn't dampen our spirits. When we were able to get into the building, we got straight to work. The programming team had a breakthrough with the help of our mentor Paul Tran and a guest from the Sauk Rapids FRC team  [ Read More ]

February 7th, 2011

Posted by B. Vogel On February 7, 2011 Comments Off on February 7th, 2011

14 Days Until Ship Day!    The All Team Meeting has been switched to Tuesday, February 7th, 2011 due to conferences. On Tuesday we will also be taking our group team picture so wear your T-shirt and a big smile. There will be Build Team meetings this week from Tuesday(February 8th) to Saturday (February 12th).  [ Read More ]