Today was a big day for Team Max.

We were getting our first look at the new robot control system for the upcoming robotics season.

New Control System – IRI – FIRST Robotics Competition from The Blue Alliance on Vimeo.

If you are interested in things electronic, you can learn much more here.  It’s actually very cool in many ways.  Firstly it’s great equipment, secondly it’s exciting to know that thousands of people around the world are excitedly working out how they can use exactly the same equipment and finally the fact that it is both pre-programmed and infinitely programmable (in C++ or Labview) opens up world of opportunities.

LabView State Based Machine Tutorial pt 2 from LabView Tutorials on Vimeo.

If you don’t know anything about FIRST Robotics, then you really should read up on it, especially if you know a high scholer!

:: Justin ::