Week 2 Review

Marketing: Started getting prizes for the raffle, started working on awards, continued work on the scrapbook & tri-folds, and helped Web with the new site.
Course: Painting!
Animation: Started working on the “What is Team 537” animation
Video: Completed the commercial and Week 2 video!
Web: Updating information on website; working on moving to new website; continued work on At The Control.
Code: Coding Swerve Drive.
Electrical: Started laying out the electrical board for the robot.
Mechanical: Finished prototypes and started designing.
Drive Train: Designing
Frame: Design complete; pieces finished.
Climber: Designing.
Collector: Designing.
Feeder: Designing.
Shooter: Designing final.

Prototype shooter

Check this out. The Frisbees went about 30 feet.

Week 1 Review

Marketing: Received sponsorship from QuadTech; continued working on tri-folds; started designing Charger Pulse covers; decided who is writing awards.
Course: Built feeder slots; painting!
Animation: Started modeling for the “What is Team 537” video.
Video: Week 1 Build Season video completed; commercial for website almost finished.
Web: Updating information on website; working on moving to new website; continued work on At The Control.
Code: Coded drive train with shifting and special driving mode.
Electrical: Organized; worked on swerve drive.
Mechanical: Discussed design and starting planning.
Drive Train: Designing
Frame: Design complete; pieces finished.
Climber: Designing.
Collector: Prototype complete.
Feeder: Prototype complete.
Shooter: Prototype complete; rough design done.

Ultimate Ascent

The 2013 game is finally here. Team 537 and thousands of other teams have just six weeks to design build and test a robot for competitions.


Ultimate Ascent

 

Woodside Celebrates PAWS with Team 537!

Woodside Elementary School students recently celebrated PAWS (Practicing respect, Acting responsibly, being a Woodside friend and Safety always) goals with the Hamilton High School Charger Robotics Team 537. These goals are the foundation of Woodside’s Positive Behavioral Intervention Systems Program; a program that promotes positive behavior in children. For more information, check out the article at
http://www.livinglakecountry.com/userstoriessubmitted/184960431.html.