Week 2: Making Progress!


Have a look at all the work that’s going on!

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The shooter team worked on making the shooter shoot farther.  They tried different types of wheels, diameters, pressures, and speeds. _IGP5407The programming team worked on planning driver code and getting last years robot working. _IGP5404The Climbing/Drivetrain team started CADing dimensions and specifications of the drive. _IGP5397We did some driver practice too!_IGP5389The field building team is CADing the pyramid and other field elements.

If you are interested in being on the drive team, please fill in this form.  Note: the regional competitions that we are attending are the Finger Lakes Regional on Feb 28-Mar 2 and Greater Toronto East Regional Mar 7-9.

Here’s the latest news from our non-technical areas

Fundraising: Thanks to those K-Bots and parents who came out on a damp day to collect bottles for our bottle drive.  We raised $343.  Save up your empties for our next bottle drive!

Chairman’s: Are you interested in being a presenter for Chairman’s?  Public speaking training will happen in from 2:45-5:00 this Wednesday (16th) and Friday (18th) in room 107.  Practice sessions will happen on Friday (18th) between 6:00pm and 7:00pm.  No experience needed!

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