Monthly Archives: March 2012

Expo Video

Here’s the video of today’s event!

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White Plains Engineering Expo Outreach

3 members went to the Engineering Expo at White Plains High School. We put on a demo for FIRST Tech Challenge with the Techno Chix (#18). It was a great day and we had fun! Video to come…

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NYC Championship Photos

Referees scoring our fourth qualifier match See more photos from NYC FIRST’s photo set: Day 2 – Biggest Robotic St. Patricks Day Party in the world!

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NYC Championship Video

Here’s our video of yesterday! More videos at: NYC FIRST’s YouTube Channel

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NYC Championship

All 6 members went to the NYC Mega Weekend to participate in the FTC Championship. Due to our new skills, experience, and practice, WE DID AWESOME. In the Gotham City Division, we ranked 7th overall but then moved up to be … Continue reading

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NYC Championship Inspection

2 members went down to New York City for inspection for the championship.  All went well (it was a little hairy during hardware inspection..) and we are ready to kick some robotic butt tomorrow (with gracious professionalism, of course). BE … Continue reading

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3/15/12

4 members had their last meeting (of the season 😦 ) to prepare for the championship. We talked about judging, scouting, and our display. Wish us well this weekend!! We also made a twitter account. Follow us!

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3/11/12

Today 5 members had their last Bowled Over! season build session/ driver practice. One more after-school meeting then on to the Championship! We changed the unicorn spear. It is now an axle on an L-bracket. The bowling ball holder was … Continue reading

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3/10/12

4 members met at school for a weekend build session. We got so much done today! 🙂 We installed a bowling ball holder, made alterations to the racquet ball harvester, added side shields, and more. Here’s a video of all … Continue reading

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3/9/12

4 members met after school. We discussed changing the arm to add a more bent “unicorn spear” as in some cases, the crates slip off the arm. We started prototyping a bowling ball holder that would be added to the … Continue reading

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