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Eurobot 2018/2019 – Short update on the big bot

The past two weeks we finally started to code seriously. We upload the code to our gitlab as soon as it passes our quality checks. 😉 We are also finished with debugging and the bot is able to move.The hardware is almost done, as well. This video shows the simulation of our suction system: Luckily, … Eurobot 2018/2019 – Short update on the big bot weiterlesen

Schüler bauen Roboter 2018/2019 – Working on the software

This week we made big improvements and finished the hardware successfully. We have been planning to use the MAI logo instead of the DVD logo on the top of the robot. We ordered 2 kg of iron powder to increase the weight of the robot on the competition day. Since the motors and the wheels … Schüler bauen Roboter 2018/2019 – Working on the software weiterlesen

Eurobot 2018/2019 – Let’s talk about the wiring…

The past few days didn´t happen much concerning the big bot but we finally finished the wiring: We also managed to find someone, who drills our wheels to the right size. A huge thank you to Feinmechanik Vogel. The past week finally all our missing components arrived, not only for the big bot, but also … Eurobot 2018/2019 – Let’s talk about the wiring… weiterlesen

Schüler bauen Roboter 2018/2019 – Finalizing the robot

This week we successfully finished the design of the “Schüler bauen Roboter 2018-2019” robot and printed it out over the course for a few days. We have also begun to wire up some of the components. We are hoping to finish the hardware by Friday, so we can put our primary focus on the software … Schüler bauen Roboter 2018/2019 – Finalizing the robot weiterlesen

Schüler bauen Roboter 2018/2019 – striding ever closer to competition

We are now in the final stages of the design and should start printing by the 10th of January. Parallel to that the programming team has also started familiarizing itself with the Arduino programming enviroment. While we are making really good progress on finishing the robot before the 24th we sadly found out that some … Schüler bauen Roboter 2018/2019 – striding ever closer to competition weiterlesen

Schüler bauen Roboter 2018/2019 – refined design of our robot

We are now very close to finishing the design of our Sumo-Bot. Our new design features a separated space that is able to store up to 2 kg of Iron-Power. This enables us to increase the weight of our robot up to the competition regulated limit. Having a heavy robot in a small form factor gives us incredible amounts of grip, … Schüler bauen Roboter 2018/2019 – refined design of our robot weiterlesen