FTC 7314 Engineering Notebook 2016-04-18
Competition Season Meeting
|Meeting Date||Meeting Time||Location||Team Members in Attendance:|
|18 April 2016||6pm-9pm||TCHS Brandywine||Akhila, Josh, Trevor, Amal, Braden, Bennett, Daniel|
|Figuring Out Backup Materials/Priorities||
-2 AndyMark NeverRest 40’s -1 Carbon Fiber Rod (in case the spring arm snaps) -1 Tetrix V2 for arm (we used our spare when the motor smoked on Saturday) -1 motor (check model) for winch -Velcro - (consumer-grade) -Duct tape
-Modify ramp length based on debris tube location and remove screw. Replace screw with adhesive -Swap old AndyMark NeverRest 40s for newer ones in drivetrain -Secure the new USB connections After swapping motors, wire up the chain on climbing arm to prevent slippage -Test and Debug Blue Autonomous -Lighten the robot if possible -Get absentee letter for school -Buttons? Hats? Shirts? Pit?