FIRST Technical Challenge
Resources for preparing for the FIRST Technical Challenge (FTC) competition. Most of the resources are about Tetrix and Matrix sets.
This robotics tutorial is about the different tools that you could use to collect the balls in a pipe on a FIRST Technical Challenge competition.
- 16 Jun 2017
This is the chassis for the popular FTC Push Bot. The robot is built with the Tetrix set and uses two motors. When preparing for a FIRST Technical Challenge competition (FTC) it is very useful to have a chassis from which you could start working. It might not, and will surely not be the final robot, but a good base is always useful.
With this chassis, we've also made a short course of how to control it. Take a look at FIRST Technical Challenge. Basic GamePads, control and attachments for the Tetrix set.
- 02 Jan 2018
- 18 Apr 2017
Control the hand of the FIRST Technical Challenge Push Bot robot with the GamePad bumpers.
- 07 May 2017
Shows the pipe attachment constructions that is mounted on the robot. The pipe is than mounted on this constuctions
- 30 Nov 2017
In this robotics tutorial, we give a few notes for the teacher about adding an axle to the front of the FTC robot and attaching a plastic plate to this axle to make the robot collect balls.
- 23 May 2017
The robotics tutorial is about the shape of the pipe its advantages and disadvantages.
- 08 Jun 2017
Take the hacksaw, the drill and let's cut the pipe.
- 28 Jun 2017