We built a shooter prototype that we had great success with. We used two 775 Pro motors on a planetary gearbox with a 3:1 ratio. After a couple hours of[...]
Linn-Mar High School Robotics
Empowering students to become technology leaders through experiential learning and mentorship.
We are Linn-Mar Robotics, consisting of four FIRST teams:
FIRST Robotics Team (FRC) Team 967, Iron Lions
FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) Team 4150, Dark Matter
FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) Team 4324, Lost in Time
FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) Team 10107, A League of Their Own
Linn-Mar Robotics is an extracurricular activity for students attending Linn-Mar High School in Marion, Iowa. The team builds robots for competition, and leads projects that benefit the local community. We meet Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7 pm and Saturdays from 8am-noon in room E-129 at the high school. Potential members are always welcome!
Visit www.usfirst.org to learn more about FIRST! While you’re here, please check out this year’s build pictures or see if you know anyone on the team with our member lookup page. If you would like to communicate with the team, we suggest you browse our blog or use the Contact Us Page.
After lunch, we started testing the shooting prototypes. We tested out a number of wheels using a prototype shooter. Some of the most promising wheels out of the ones we[...]
Today we brainstormed prototypes for our collector. We decided to make a rod with 4 in. Mecanum wheels and 4 in. Colson wheels. With the Mecanum wheels acting as a[...]