Buzz 18 - 2013
- 4 Wheel West-Coast Drive (4" Wheels), Two Plastic Casters on Front of Robot.
- Speed: 13 FPS
- Curved One-Wheel Shooter for accurate shooting and aiming
- Tilting - Two motorized 'cams' used to tilt the shooter assembly. Absolute Encoders used to track its angular position.
- Pneumatic badonker launches frisbee into shooter wheel
- Pneumatic Frisbee Stop (Opposite of Badonker) stops frisbees from drifting into wheel
- Pneumatic Frisbee Ejector - Gets rid of upside-down frisbees that would otherwise jam the shooter
- Floor Pickup: Bucket loader capable of loading two frisbees at once.
- Two independent rollers for loading
- Feeder Station: Can use bucket loader arm to quickly feed, or feed directly into bucket.
- Ejector for bad, upside-down frisbees!
- Two Pneumatic Hooks on Bucket loader for an easy 10 point climb.
- Limit Switches on each hook to automate the climbing sequence
- 3 shots with extreme accuracy
- NEW! 5 Shot Autonomous Mode!
- Options for Several Autonomous Modes and Delays
Software / Controls
- Several Automated functions, such as Loading, Climbing
- Custom Control Box to make robot controls easier for second operator
- RGB Addressable LED Strip for awesome custom lighting functions
- Controlled by On-Board Arduino, which communicates to the cRIO via I2C
- BAE Granite State Regional Finalist (Thanks to Team 61 & Team 172)
- Beantown Blitz Champions (Thanks to Team 195 and 1761)
- Beantown Blitz Dynamic Drivetrain
Buzz Twitter Feed
- RT @nutrons: The @NUTRONs win the 2014 Beantown Blitz!! Thanks to @FRC175 Buzz and @Team2648 Infinite Loop! #beantownblitz — 1 month 2 days ago
- Getting more and more excited for Beantown Blitz this Saturday hosted by the @nutrons ! #omgrobots #nefirst — 1 month 5 days ago
- Last memory of the buzz seniors of 2014. #omgrobots #trusschristian http://t.co/WWGqGyxSMg — 1 month 1 week ago
- A huge congratulations to our seniors who are graduating tonight! What an amazing group of students! #omgrobots http://t.co/BAnVjkmOiW — 1 month 1 week ago
- Buzz Seniors at classnight! #omgrobots #trusschristian http://t.co/vbfwbNtwJB — 1 month 3 weeks ago
- RT @KristineAtiyeh: Love my mentor gift from my amazing students on @frc175 ! Thanks guys!! #omgrobots http://t.co/50Laiz2JGS — 2 months 10 hours ago
- RT @DMKennedy: @FRC175 presentation on one of their competition matches was amazing! Great job to them for all their accomplishments! #Enfi… — 2 months 1 week ago
- RT @DMKennedy: @FRC175 is here at #EnfieldCT Council meeting to present their accomplishments. #buzzintheair #tech — 2 months 1 week ago
- @DMKennedy thank you for your support!! — 3 months 1 day ago
- RT @DMKennedy: #EnfieldCT @FRC175 finished 8th in the country! Congratulations! Great job! #tech #robotics — 3 months 1 day ago