Robot Wheels

Robot Wheels

Recently, my group's robot wheels arrived.  One of my group members had the idea to put the round caps on the wheel so as to keep the axle in the wheel.  It has worked quite well.  We have put the caps...

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Wiring the Robot

Wiring the Robot

With the help of another person, my group soldered and wired the motors.  We connected the motors to the pins. We have gotten it to start moving in a straight line. Now we just need to program...

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The Robot Frame

The Robot Frame

Around a week ago, my group built the central frame for our robot. The wheels are securely attached to the gear motors, and the gear motors are attached to the frame.  We also fastened the Vex...

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REV Robotics Project Update #4

REV Robotics Project Update #4

Today, we found a motor guide for robotics.  It tells you what to use and has snippets of code to program the motors.  Here is the link to it: https://www.hackster.io/taifur/complete-motor-guide-for-robotics-05d998  

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REV Robotics Project Update #3

REV Robotics Project Update #3

I was just searching the REV Robotics site, and I found a page full of useful guides to different aspects of our robot. Here is the link to the page: http://www.revrobotics.com/resources/ ...

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REV Robotics Project Update #2

REV Robotics Project Update #2

I think our team should get a metric step drill bit.  It would allow us to make different sized holes in the building material, and would make the perfect sized holes for different parts.  It also wouldn't...

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REV Robot Project Update #1

Today, we found a document that tells us how to build the REV Robot.  It is on REV Robotics, and it is a guide on how to set up the expansion hub.  Here is a link to it: http://www.revrobotics.com/content/docs/REV-31-1153-GS.pdf

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Self Driving Flying Taxis

Self Driving Flying Taxis

A driver-less flying taxi was flown for the first time in Dubai this week.  It can fly for 30 minutes.  Here is a link to a video about it: This relates to engineering because it requires engineering...

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