We had an amazing time at the FIRST World Championship in Detroit, being able to see some of the best teams in the world and competing with and against them was an experience unlike any other. Our first day at champs was dedicated to getting settled in and exploring the Cobo center. We got … Continue reading Detroit 2018 Recap
We're so excited to be able to compete at the FIRST Championship for a 27th year! We're honored to be able to represent our sponsors, school, community, and alumni at this event. To learn more about the event in Detroit, MI you can click the following link: https://www.firstchampionship.org/detroit-home If you would like to see the … Continue reading Ways to Watch Us at the Detroit Championship!
With Detroit less than a week away, the division assignments have been given out! At the Detroit Championship, there are six fields, all named after great men and women in STEM; Archimedes, Caron, Curie, Daly, Darwin, and Tesla. We've been placed in Curie, named after the great Marie Curie, a physicist and chemist from Poland! … Continue reading The Great Madame Curie!
This past Saturday, Gael Force had the pleasure of helping out the Leominster Boys and Girls club for their Central Mass Science Festival. Students and mentors gathered and demoed the robot for children and parents alike, explaining the mechanics as well as the operations of the robot and inspiring kids to pursue FIRST and … Continue reading Inspiring the Future
March 26, 2018 We had an amazing time at the Rhode Island District Event, thank you to all the volunteers and to NE FIRST for all their work in setting it up and running the event! After the WPI District Event, we went home and thought about the changes we needed to make not only … Continue reading Rhode Island District Event 2018
Want an in-depth look at our robot? Check out our robot-book! It has information about how we designed and built this years bot! Click this link below: Robot Book PDF
March 5, 2018 We had tons of fun at the WPI event this past weekend! We were able to see how the game is being played as well as seeing the different types of machines that were made to solve the games problems. In addition, we've been able to realize where we need to improve … Continue reading WPI District Event 2018
The 2018 build season has come to an end and we are so proud of the robot we created this year! Yesterday, the robot was demoed for the community at our playing field in Nypro/Jabil, and we want to thank everyone who took time out of their day to come see it in action. … Continue reading The Reveal!
January 13, 2018 Today the team gave their mock-up presentations. Each student was asked to create a mock-up for one aspect of the robot as a first step into the engineering design process. Students came up with grabbing or scooping mechanisms, climbing mechanisms, or hanging mechanisms that they felt would work best for this … Continue reading Mock-Up Presentations