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Insight & Inspiration for SKYSTONE, FIRST Tech Challenge 2019
Insight & Inspiration for SKYSTONE, FIRST Tech Challenge 2019
Are you ready to rise? As you build, test, tweak, troubleshoot, and fine tune your robot for the 2019 FIRST Tech Challenge game, SKYSTONE check out this game-related information and ideas from robotics experts, Tim Lankford and Paul Uttley. As always, you’ll build the solutions best suited for your game strategy. We hope these will get you started or through some design challenges as you advance through the competition. We cannot wait to see all of the bots #TETRIXteams bring to matches this season.
Date Added 10/22/2019
Introducing Smart Buddies a Coding Solution for All
Introducing Smart Buddies a Coding Solution for All
Introducing Smart Buddies™, a unique coding tool and accompanying curriculum that focuses on increasing diversity awareness for third- to fifth-grade students. The first generation of Smart Buddies has been created with a diverse set of eight relatable characters, or buddies, on self-balancing, programmable scooters called Siggys to enable more learners, regardless of their socioeconomic status, ethnicity, gender, or race, to better relate and envision themselves working in STEM and coding.
Date Added 10/21/2019
Ensuring every student is successful – The Pitsco Experience
Ensuring every student is successful – The Pitsco Experience
The impact of an educator is undeniable. The value of hands-on, minds-on learning is proven. When combined, they prepare students for a world we can’t yet describe. Together, we can ensure every student is successful, no matter their path. We support educators in this meaningful, honorable work with student-centered, innovative, engaging products, activities, and curriculum and unparalleled support – that’s the Pitsco Experience. Since 1971, we’ve been committed to “leading education that positively affects learners.”
Date Added 9/13/2019
Introducing TETRIX® MAX TorqueNADO Motor Gearboxes
Introducing TETRIX® MAX TorqueNADO Motor Gearboxes
Need more speed? The NEW 40:1 and 20:1 TETRIX® MAX TorqueNADO® Motor Gearboxes give more rpm when compared to the 60:1 gearbox included with the TorqueNADO motor. Learn more in this RoboByte!
Date Added 8/16/2019
Using TETRIX® MAX TorqueNADO Motor Gearboxes
Using TETRIX® MAX TorqueNADO Motor Gearboxes
Speed it up with the NEW 40:1 and 20:1 TETRIX® MAX TorqueNADO® Motor Gearboxes. They give more rpm when compared to the 60:1 gearbox included with the TorqueNADO motor. Get all the details, plus a few tips in this RoboBench!
Date Added 8/16/2019
Using TETRIX® MAX Mecanum Wheels
Using TETRIX® MAX Mecanum Wheels
Looking to learn more about how Mecanum Wheels work and how they can improve your robot's maneuverability? Tim talks about these wheels, including their composition, the benefits, and other tips in this RoboBench.
Date Added 8/16/2019
Introducing TETRIX® MAX Mecanum Wheels
Introducing TETRIX® MAX Mecanum Wheels
Looking to take maneuverability to the MAX? In this RoboByte, learn how TETRIX® MAX Mecanum Wheels can help your robot move at any angle and execute smoother motions.
Date Added 8/16/2019
Getting Started with FABLE: Tutorial 3
Getting Started with FABLE: Tutorial 3
Learn to use conditions, or if-statements, in the FABLE programming software.
Date Added 6/17/2019
Getting Started with FABLE: Tutorial 2
Getting Started with FABLE: Tutorial 2
Continue learning the FABLE programming software by exploring loops.
Date Added 6/17/2019