Getting Things Done!

Getting Things Done!

This week, all the teams were hard at work building, testing and redesigning major prototypes for the robot. Drills and saws echoed around the wood shop as the field team set up both the high goal and the low goal for a practice game field, while another team tested...
BEAST Alumni Build Sweet Gaming Chair

BEAST Alumni Build Sweet Gaming Chair

What sort of life skills can you learn by being a part of BEAST Robotics? Apparently, all the best ones, like how to build your own gaming chair for the fraction of the cost of buying one. You heard me right. It’s pretty incredible too. A BEAST alum from two...
Kick Off here we come!

Kick Off here we come!

BEAST robotics had its last pre-season meeting last week – that means our team is all set and skills are learned to prepare our new students for the build season. The team is anxious to get started brain storming and building a robot to compete, not just...
The 2013 Robot

The 2013 Robot

The 2013 season challenge was Ultimate Ascent. The objective of the game was to shoot Frisbees through multiple goals for varying points. There were three levels of goals; one high goal, one middle goal, and one low goal, each worth 3, 2, and 1 point respectively. The...
“Closing in…”

“Closing in…”

With three meetings left, the BEAST Robotics team is ending the preseason with a bang. The teams’ main objectives before the season starts is finishing the 4 and 6 wheel chassis, building a trebuchet (for the older and wiser students), and completing our...