2/19/16 Friday turned into Saturday….

Somehow, we’ve been working so hard we turned  Friday into Saturday! It’s just passed midnight here in Hawthorne,CA and the music  (and coffee) is getting us through a long night. We’ve had to completely disassemble the bot a couple times in the past week. Once to layout and tap holes for electronics panels and a…

2/15/16 Massive weekend leads to big progress

This weekend was HUGE! We now have a fully functional shooter, a 70% finished climbing mechanism mounted, and a driving chasis ready for electronics. Some 12+ hour days all weekend really paid off. With a full understanding of all our remaining parts to be made and how, we’re even underway in the production of our…

Thursday 2/11/16 Final Stretch! Hit the Nitrous! 

With deadline day fast approaching there’s no time left to fool around! Luckily we are in agreement on a final design and manufacturing at 100%. We think we have a winning formula and strategy for this year’s game. As we hit this final stretch it is time to shift into top gear and hit the…

Saturday 2/6/16 – Patience is a Virtue

Hello from Team 207, We are still making small adjustments to our robot designs. We have completed our 3D printed hubs for our wheels so we can have the robot weigh less than with aluminum hubs.  The chassis is still under some assembly and our ball collector has been completely finished on the design portion of things. Some parts still…

Thursday 2/4/16- Finished Design

Hello from team 207,                  It’s Thursday, February 4th – officially the middle of week 4! We’ve been slowly progressing the construction of the robots. We’ve been trying our best to solve any problems we may have had or will have during this process. Although we’re far from completing the robots (it’s been really busy when it comes to machining and design) we are progressing…