FTC Eindhoven

  It was our (most of our team members‘) second time participating in the FTC Dutch Open and it was once again a great event with an amazing atmosphere! This year a rookie FTC team from our school participated for the first time and they already decided that they want to return next year.   …

The Ball Collector

We already experimented with a similar design in the FIRST Tech Challenge and since it worked reliably, we decided to elaborate on the design. This time, we wanted to use three rows of gears because it would give us more space to collect the balls and we could make full use of the space on …

Brainstorming

After having received both the game play information and the kit, all that’s left is starting to build – or rather brainstorm. We all met up in the designated robotics room at school and discussed what was most important for our robot. In the end, we agreed we’d have to be fast so we’d be …

Unboxing the kit!

Finally, the kit was shipped! We were all curious to see the REV parts in nature and get an overview of the material we can use. From the first glance, it looks promising! There’s quite a variety of parts so hopefully, we won’t miss anything. Now the only thing left is sorting them and getting …