Troubleshooting Guide: Advantages to Rapid Prototyping

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Throughout the season, teams often want to quickly prototype and test different ideas for their robot or need a special part in their robot that cannot be obtained off-the-shelf. Teams often turn to rapid prototyping methods, most commonly 3-D printing and laser cutting. The first major advantage of these methods is quickly testing ideas before committing to them on a … Read More

Troubleshooting Guide: Servo Issues

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We have been experiencing issues with setting the position of servos on our robot , specifically on the HiTech 785 servos. Through various testing we were able to solve this issue. By first extending the range in the core device discovery software, then adjusting the positions in the program, we were able to extend and retract one servo. Then, when … Read More