Hey! Welcome to (or for most, back) for another year of TigerTronics! Quick sum up, the theme is video games. It’s basically a mix of the climbing from “Storm the Castle”, and the moving of blocks from “Recycle Rush”. We are so excited for another great year! Go 2053!!
With our robot finalized, we’ve packed it up and now we are practicing with the second robot we made, in order to win the competition on March 15
With the competition being only one month away, TigerTronics is hard at work with designing & building the robot. We’ve been working hard on creating the proper tools that our robots can use to achieve victory!
The 2017 competition has been announced: Steamworks. This intense competition involves robots made by teams around the world trying to power up a steampunk airship. The rules goes as follows; Teams will build robots to achieve two objectives on the arena. The first objective is fueling the boiler. Points are scored by either getting the fuel the lower goal of the boiler, or by launching them to the high goal,
With the 2017 FIRST Robotics competition being announced, work is underway! The team has been hard at work designing and building the robot, with the competition being only a few short weeks away.
Recently, we competed at our first regional of the year in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. We went 8/9 in our qualification rounds, leading us into the quarterfinals where we decided on who we would alliance with. Our alliance members (teams 1507 and 4547) were great additions to the team. After winning both quarterfinal rounds, we advanced onto semifinals where we competed against the number one seeded team. Unfortunately, we didn’t win these
After weeks of designing, prototyping, CAD-ing, building, and programming MekaTankanum is here. MecaTankanum’s Reveal Video: 2016
FRC Stronghold is 2016’s new game that features new challenges and obstacles to overcome for our team. This year we will have to complete tasks with our new robot such as getting past 8 different kinds of “defenses”, shooting balls into towers and also climbing them. With game elements like towers, and ramps, our team has a lot to think about, but we are up for the challenge! Learn More About FRC
At the beginning of this season our team took on the challenge of designing a robot that could undergo the 2015 challenge of “Recycle Rush”. After arriving to Virginia and competing we seeded ninth out of sixty-four teams from around the world.