First off, let’s Talk About:
<ul><li>FIRST   stands for :  </li></ul><ul><li>F or   I nspiration   &   R ecognition   of   S cience   & T echnology </l...
Our Team: FRobotics <ul><li>16 members </li></ul><ul><li>Rookie Team </li></ul><ul><li>12+ Mentors </li></ul><ul><li>Teamw...
Why and Where did it all start <ul><li>- Murrysville, PA  (Gateway to Westmoreland County) </li></ul><ul><li>- Franklin Re...
What did we have to do? <ul><li>Determine interest of Students </li></ul><ul><li>Research the FIRST competition </li></ul>...
Organizing  FIRST  Team 4150 <ul><li>Signed up as   FIRST   Team 4150 </li></ul><ul><li>Set Team goals: </li></ul><ul><li>...
Purpose <ul><li>Develop Skills for the real world </li></ul><ul><li>Preparation for college and future careers </li></ul><...
Getting Started -  FIRST  Team 4150 <ul><li>October of 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>Competing required lots of organization and ...
FIRST TEAM 4150 Sponsors <ul><li>JCPenny </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Rookie Team Start up costs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>($6,5...
Time to ready the team <ul><li>Distribute work tasks among companies </li></ul><ul><li>Drivetrain Co. </li></ul><ul><li>Sc...
 
The Kickoff – January 7, 2012
The FIRST Robotics Competition Game for 2012 is…………….
Constructing our basic frame -  Start configuring the computer Verify the Inventory of the Rookie Kit   Separate the Parts
 
A robot …  (almost)
Days at R-Base
 
Game Field for practice…. This is at Ellis Armory
Planning our Strategy <ul><li>Everyone got together to discuss strategies </li></ul><ul><li>Robot design on Story boards <...
The Game <ul><li>Two teams - three robots </li></ul><ul><li>- shooting at hoops (Scoring points) </li></ul><ul><li>2 minut...
Discussions on Strategy
FIRST TEAM 4150   Strategy <ul><li>Play defensively </li></ul><ul><li>Reinforced bumpers </li></ul><ul><li>Pass the ball t...
 
 
Programming
Drive Train
Wiring
Everyone has worked together for the first Baby Steps Stay tuned for progress updates on our robot. Visit us at: Facebook ...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

First team 4150 rvsn1.020212

295 views

Published on

Our First presentation still needs revising

Published in: Business, Technology
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
295
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

First team 4150 rvsn1.020212

  1. 2. First off, let’s Talk About:
  2. 3. <ul><li>FIRST stands for : </li></ul><ul><li>F or I nspiration & R ecognition of S cience & T echnology </li></ul><ul><li>Founded in 1989 </li></ul><ul><li>Mission for young people: </li></ul><ul><li>- I nspire leaders in science and technology </li></ul><ul><li>- Engage in exciting mentor-based programs </li></ul><ul><li>- Build science, engineering & technology skills </li></ul><ul><li>- Inspire innovation </li></ul><ul><li>- Foster life skills in areas of: </li></ul><ul><li>- self-confidence, communication and leadership . </li></ul><ul><li>http:// www.youtube.com/watch?v =i1QyM9WTF18 </li></ul>
  3. 4. Our Team: FRobotics <ul><li>16 members </li></ul><ul><li>Rookie Team </li></ul><ul><li>12+ Mentors </li></ul><ul><li>Teamwork: Everyone has a part </li></ul>
  4. 5. Why and Where did it all start <ul><li>- Murrysville, PA (Gateway to Westmoreland County) </li></ul><ul><li>- Franklin Regional did not have: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Engineering classes or </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Construction workshops or any </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hands on classes </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Start a club so skills could be learned. </li></ul><ul><li>- Research the FIRST organization. </li></ul><ul><li>FIRST </li></ul>
  5. 6. What did we have to do? <ul><li>Determine interest of Students </li></ul><ul><li>Research the FIRST competition </li></ul><ul><li>Find a teacher to Sponsor </li></ul><ul><li>Advertise for Team members </li></ul><ul><li>Determine where Team could meet </li></ul><ul><li>Would parents support the Team </li></ul><ul><li>Raise funds to become a FIRST Team </li></ul><ul><li>Simple Right? … Not quite. </li></ul>
  6. 7. Organizing FIRST Team 4150 <ul><li>Signed up as FIRST Team 4150 </li></ul><ul><li>Set Team goals: </li></ul><ul><li>Set Company Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Learn engineering skills </li></ul><ul><li>Learn teamwork skills </li></ul><ul><li>Gain expertise from mentors </li></ul><ul><li>Stand out as a rookie team </li></ul><ul><li>Learn to fix problems </li></ul>
  7. 8. Purpose <ul><li>Develop Skills for the real world </li></ul><ul><li>Preparation for college and future careers </li></ul><ul><li>Exploring possibilities in engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Scholarships </li></ul><ul><li>Gain knowledge in the field of robotics </li></ul><ul><li>Collaborate, design, and create a robot </li></ul><ul><li>Work as a team </li></ul>
  8. 9. Getting Started - FIRST Team 4150 <ul><li>October of 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>Competing required lots of organization and fundraising </li></ul><ul><li>Breakthroughs </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>JCPenny - grant of $6,500 </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Lowe’s - provided needed tools </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>R:Base donated $1000 </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>R:Base - kindly donated space for ouR:Base </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Standford Home Center – workbenches </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Heinz Foundation – Grant of $1000 </li></ul></ul></ul>
  9. 10. FIRST TEAM 4150 Sponsors <ul><li>JCPenny </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Rookie Team Start up costs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>($6,500) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Sponsored by R-Base </li></ul><ul><ul><li>$1,000 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mentor: Rafee Memon </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Space for ouR-Base </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Lowes </li></ul><ul><li>Free tools </li></ul><ul><li>Logos! </li></ul>
  10. 11. Time to ready the team <ul><li>Distribute work tasks among companies </li></ul><ul><li>Drivetrain Co. </li></ul><ul><li>Scoop Co. </li></ul><ul><li>Wiring Co. </li></ul><ul><li>Programming Co. </li></ul><ul><li>Specific duties for committees or smaller Co.’s </li></ul>
  11. 13. The Kickoff – January 7, 2012
  12. 14. The FIRST Robotics Competition Game for 2012 is…………….
  13. 15. Constructing our basic frame - Start configuring the computer Verify the Inventory of the Rookie Kit Separate the Parts
  14. 17. A robot … (almost)
  15. 18. Days at R-Base
  16. 20. Game Field for practice…. This is at Ellis Armory
  17. 21. Planning our Strategy <ul><li>Everyone got together to discuss strategies </li></ul><ul><li>Robot design on Story boards </li></ul><ul><li>Meeting with mentors </li></ul><ul><li>Discuss game outline & different strategies </li></ul>
  18. 22. The Game <ul><li>Two teams - three robots </li></ul><ul><li>- shooting at hoops (Scoring points) </li></ul><ul><li>2 minute and 15 second matches </li></ul><ul><li>- Hybrid period (15 seconds) </li></ul><ul><li>- Teleoperated period (2 minutes). </li></ul><ul><li>Bonus points: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Balancing Robots on ramps </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Alliance cooperation advancing ranking </li></ul></ul></ul>
  19. 23. Discussions on Strategy
  20. 24. FIRST TEAM 4150 Strategy <ul><li>Play defensively </li></ul><ul><li>Reinforced bumpers </li></ul><ul><li>Pass the ball to alliance members </li></ul><ul><li>Control the balls </li></ul><ul><li>Raise and lower bridge </li></ul><ul><li>Balance on the Ramp </li></ul>
  21. 27. Programming
  22. 28. Drive Train
  23. 29. Wiring
  24. 30. Everyone has worked together for the first Baby Steps Stay tuned for progress updates on our robot. Visit us at: Facebook FRobotics FIRST or FRobotics.org

×