Some might ask, Why would you do this? Be involved in robotics, I mean. As a student. As a mentor. As a parent supporter. It brings long hours. It brings lots of headaches. It certainly isn’t a cheap activity. Theres many nights of worry, and thinking. Well, maybe this can answer. Its put out by our friends at FIRST, but its just as applicable to VEX.
It needs some motors and encoders, but those will be done on Thursday. It appears that it will climb the platform. A couple minor adjustments and it will be drivable.
We have six weeks till our debut competition. Last night the girls started chassis building and competition strategy. More to continue at Sunday’s meeting.
Here is the 2018-2019 Major Trouble team, ready for action. We recently had our kickoff meeting, reviewing the game, the goals, and tasks for the year. A great time.