October 23, 2010
Team 604 finished off the extremely successful 2010 FIRST Robotics Competition Breakaway season today, while starting another at the 2010 California Robot Games, an annual off season competition hosted by the WRRF. We were the runner up for the AMD CAD Award, as well as having Mrs. Arrington being recognized as the Mentor of the Year. After […]
April 17, 2010
Our team’s most successful season in our history so far came to a conclusion today at the 2010 FIRST World Championship Event. We were placed in the Archimedes division, arguably the toughest and most stacked of the four divisions at the Championship Event. Despite this, after ten qualification matches we were the only team in […]
April 1, 2010
Following the Silicon Valley Regional, our team worked even harder to try and improve for the Sacramento Regional, held at UC Davis. After twelve qualification matches, our team seeded first out of 38 teams — the highest team 604 has ever seeded. We also had the most CoopertitionTM points, earning us the CoopertitionTM Award. During the […]
March 20, 2010
Our team started another successful competition season today at the 2010 Silicon Valley Regional, held at the San Jose State University Event Center. Our robot’s reliability and robustness proved to be an important asset; we were able to consistently score four to five balls each round. After being chosen by the fourth seeded team, Team […]
February 23, 2010
We packed our robot into the crate last night, and today FedEx came and picked it up to ship to our first competition, the Silicon Valley Regional on March 18-20. We have chosen to withhold 65 pounds of our robot, as allowed by FIRST, and will continue to make improvements and adjustments until competition!
February 20, 2010
Today a small group of our team went to NASA Ames to test out our robot on their practice field. We learned a lot about our robot and will use what we learned to help make our robot even better!
February 6, 2010
Our machine shop sponsor finished our wheels for this year! The are made of two pieces of aluminum and anodized black. Many thanks to our sponsors!
February 2, 2010
Today our sponsor finished machining the tubing used to construct our chassis. They even have “Leland High Team 604 Quixilver” engraved on them!
February 1, 2010
Here is our second teaser for our 2010 robot! Discussion here: http://www.chiefdelphi.com/media/photos/34676
January 31, 2010
Here is our first teaser for our 2010 robot! Discussion here: http://www.chiefdelphi.com/media/photos/34663