Please bring in any non-perishable food items for the month of July.
Week 5 – Update
Mechanical: All designs have been finished, parts have been made as they are received, collector and feeder started getting assembled, and drive train got assembled. Electrical: Worked with test robot, and started getting stuff ready for competition robot Code: Fixed bugs in robot code Marketing: Continued drafts on essays, collected Mini-Regional prizes, and worked on the scrapbook Web: Continued updating website, and working on ATC Video: Weekly update video Animation: Rendering Course: Painting
This week is the final stretch– it is important that we give full effort in our work and get this robot done. Don’t forget that Saturday afternoon everyone (except people who are crucial to working on the robot) is dedicated to helping Bruce set up for the Mini-Regional.
Marketing: continued drafts on Chairmans & Woodies, updated Business Plan, and collected raffle prizes Animation: began rendering final scenes Course: painted, and continued creating new parts (goals) for the course Video: week 4 update video Code: continued working on drive train code, made a car drive for the swerve drive, and tested code on robot Web: continued updating website, finalized photo galleries, and redesigned ATC Electrical: set up a test board for drive train, and made electrical panels Mechanical: assembled gear boxes, collector design got finalized, made parts as they have been received, and organized a little
Week 3 Review
Marketing: outlining for awards, started drafts of Woodies and Chairman’s, and continued edits on Business Plan. Web: continued uploading info to the new website and edited current info on the website. Animation: started rendering team animation. Code: started working on autonomous code and finished working out any problems in robot code. Video: worked on weekly update video and talked with Marketing about Chairman’s video. Course: continued adding new parts to the course and painted. Electrical: worked on the electrical board for the robot. Mechanical: started machining parts and continued designing on 2 components (aim to have drawings mid-next week).
Buffalo Wild Wings Fundraiser
Join in support for Team 537 at Buffalo Wild Wings! Coupons are good for all day! Monday, February 28th.
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.
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.
Shooter: Designing final.