Submitted by jonathanw on Sat, 09/20/2008 - 20:43
WRRF will be holding robotics-related workshops on Saturday, September 27th from 8:30 in the morning until 4:00 in the afternoon at Santa Clara University. The workshops include:
Submitted by jonathanw on Mon, 09/15/2008 - 21:53
The team is going to CalGames at Archbishop Mitty High School from October 24th to 25th! CalGames uses the pervious year's challenge for an off-season competition. The set up day is the evening of the 24th and the competition day is the 25th. All returning and new team members are invited to attend CalGames.
Submitted by jonathanw on Sat, 03/15/2008 - 09:51
Team 971 performed well at the Silicon Valley Regional at San Jose State University. The robot, "Not Me" ranked 12th out of 48 teams and made it all the way to the quarterfinals!
Submitted by jonathanw on Fri, 03/14/2008 - 09:50
The robot, "Not Me", performed well in its seven qualifying rounds at the Silicon Valley Regional
at San Jose State University.
Submitted by jonathanw on Mon, 02/18/2008 - 09:49
The team went to the Poof's lab!
Members of Spartan Robotics went to the lab of Team 254, the Cheesy Poofs, to test out driving and hurdling with the robot. The visit was successful as the team gained driving and robot function experience while finding and fixing any bugs.
Submitted by jonathanw on Sun, 02/17/2008 - 09:49
The new forums have been successfully launched!
The forums allow team members, mentors, and volunteers to discuss topics related to the robot or anything else about the team. Members can post new topics or reply to exisiting topics. Register and start participating today!
Submitted by jonathanw on Sat, 02/16/2008 - 09:48
More pictures have been added to the 2008 gallery.
The added pictures include prototyping on January 12, our first day of assembly of the robot for the season, and working hard four days before the ship date.
Submitted by jonathanw on Fri, 02/15/2008 - 09:40
With the assembly of the base complete, it was programmed and successfully drove.
Submitted by jonathanw on Thu, 02/14/2008 - 09:40
The new SpartanRobotics.org has been launched!
The new website includes an updated interface, homepage, and more content. Included is an update to the gallery section, where photos from 971's Google Picasa galleries can be opened right on the webpage.
Submitted by jonathanw on Wed, 02/13/2008 - 09:39
All parts received from Berger Manufacturing!