Today went quite well for us. We played in four matches, and the robot performed very well in three of them, and fine in the fourth. We ended up winning two, so our overall ranking has improved to 35th. We lost one match 200 – 205, it was a nail-biter…
FIX IT had a good first day at the Championships.
The 3491-FIX-IT team is off to the FTC World Championships in Houston which will run from April 19th through 22nd).
Today was Tiara Friday, so everyone wore tiaras on their hats. Helen and Guy, since they were attending the Dean’s List Lunch, drove for the first match. Unfortunately, the phone on the robot controller crashed, most likely due to a motor controller returning bad values. We mistakenly thought this to be a fluke. During our last match of the day, that motor controller disconnected, not allowing us to use the arm properly. Clearly, we’ve now replaced that motor controller.
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Today, we won all three of our matches!
The team is at the FTC World Championships. The morning was busy with setting up the pit, inspections, and our judging interview.
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