Eurobot 2017/2018 – Hardware Test: Driving

Yesterday we had a long testing period. Because of the different ground surfaces we tested on, our turn method works inconsistent. We decided to test in a classroom as its ground is similar as we expect it to be at the competition. Through many adjustments we managed to turn our bot precisely. We also fixed … Eurobot 2017/2018 – Hardware Test: Driving weiterlesen

Schüler bauen Roboter 2017/2018 – Passing The Test Area With Flying Colours

On Wednesday we had an extensive testing period. Following a line is more difficult than you might think it is. A big problem for us was bridging gaps in the line, because the range of the robot to look for the line was too small. To fix this issue we extended the area by driving … Schüler bauen Roboter 2017/2018 – Passing The Test Area With Flying Colours weiterlesen

Eurobot 2017/2018 – Hardware Test: Cannon

We have learned: Thorough testing is one of the most important parts. All modules of our main robot are undergoing practical tests these days. The examination of the cannon consisted of several tasks. The cannon should not only shoot the balls. The balls should be landing inside the tower. We think that we found the … Eurobot 2017/2018 – Hardware Test: Cannon weiterlesen

Impressions: Preparation For Competitions

HOLIDAY! And we are proud to be at our school preparing for our competitions. 😉 Both teams (the one for Schüler bauen Roboter, the other for eurobot) are doing their very best. Take a look how beautiful the little one on life support parks next to its older brother.  

Schüler bauen Roboter 2017/2018 #5

After an extensive period of testing we`ve found a problem, which is that our motorshield decided to go up in smoke. The head of coding is the same person that is the head of hardware. The problem has been fixed last monday by replacing the motorshield. So we are good to go for the competition … Schüler bauen Roboter 2017/2018 #5 weiterlesen