Day 8 - Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Objectives:

  • Conveyor belt prototype 
  • Update Engineering Notebook
  • Bumpers 

Description:

During class, David, Dario, Donnie, and Mary worked on creating a prototype conveyor system. Dario provided the measurements for the prototype. David and Mary cut and measured the wood, while Donnie cut the axles. Dario and Donnie also soldered plastic/rubber belts together to hold the ball. 

Ben worked on cutting the wood for the bumper frame and sanding the edges down. 

David, Mary, and Katherine worked on updating the engineering notebook entries 

Mounted a side shield in the back of the robot and attached an air tank. 

Finished wiring pneumatics

Sketches/Images/Videos:

 

Action Items:

  • Prototype shooter
  • Decide how to package the conveyor system so 5 balls can be carried and robot fits under the trench