Monthly Archive: January 2016

Drive train design

FIRST Stronghold- End of Week 1

The season is off to a great start! We finished the chassis and drive train design before the end of Week 1. We also finished the fabrication of the chassis...

Students working on the shooter

Beginning of Week 1

With a strategy of scoring all the high goals, the Mad Rockers started working on a prototype for our robot. We switched to C++ from LABView last year. The software...

The Mad Rockers

Day of Kick-off!

The Mad Rockers is just one of the many teams that were presented at the Space and Rocket Center for the revealing of the FIRST 2016 FRC Season theme. The...

Students and mentors

Pre-Kickoff

  3 days before Kickoff, the students meet at the pit to discuss rules, the new FIRST¬†website, team roles, and watched the game trailer. We went over the “Robot in...