Archive for March, 2016

Just Around the Corner!

Posted by Freamon Richardsfink On March 28, 2016 Comments Off on Just Around the Corner!

Time flies when you are building, and building we have been! Between Standards, bumpers, and Pit meetings have been filled with Build Season levels of hands on work. This is not to say there has not been paperwork, there is always paperwork. With Competition coming in a little over eight days, now is a great  [ Read More ]

Competition is Coming up fast!

Posted by daviddalegearhead On March 24, 2016 Comments Off on Competition is Coming up fast!

Competition is coming up in just two weeks! We'll be leaving on April 6th, and you can join us starting at noon the next day for practice matches, or qualifying matches on Friday. Make sure you come on Saturday to find out if we make finals! Progress on the team standard. Ian practicing as human  [ Read More ]

Countdown to Competition

Posted by Lori Dale On March 17, 2016 Comments Off on Countdown to Competition

Build season is over, but the work has not ended for the Gearheads.  We are working on bumpers, our standard, and a new flag.  Our programmers are also working on fine tuning the programming.  They are testing on Candybot, our parade robot.  FRC's competition season has begun, with regional contests in various different locations including 2  [ Read More ]

Sneak peek!!!

Posted by Nathan Block On March 3, 2016 Comments Off on Sneak peek!!!

We have recently uploaded a video showing off our robot crossing the uneven terrain and shooting. It also shows what our robot looks like without our bumpers and the way we used to make our robot weigh less than 120 pounds.