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Summer is out, Season is in

With school starting August 5th, The Mad Rockers rocked our weekend being at the pit and tweeking on our robots. We are attending both James Clemens and Bob Jones open house...

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Redstone Arsenal Outreach

On “Take your child to work” day, The Mad Rockers were present at the Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, AL to advertise our team, as well as engaging young students in the...

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Robots to Rocket City 2015

The Mad Rockers were present at the 2015 “Robots to Rocket City”  event hosted by NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center and the U.S. Space & Rocket Center on Feb. 22...

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Recycle Rush – End of Week 6

This week has been challenging! This year’s robot has been at 130lbs (the required weight is 120lbs) all week, but much to our relief, we weighed it again at Intergraph...

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Open House Invitation

On behalf of the Mad Rockers FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Team from Bob Jones High School and James Clemens High School, I would like...

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Problem solving skills

With the packing up day closing in, the main issue involving the robot mechanism that the Mad Rockers have  to solve is weight. With the can grabber being 8-10 pounds,...

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Recycle Rush – End of Week 5

MADISON, AL – Things are really coming together as we put the final lifts on the robot. These lifts contain chains, gears, limit switches, OH MY! While the bag date...