Tetrix FTC. Tools and example for cutting a pipe Pro Preview

This robotics tutorial is about the different tools that you could use to collect the balls in a pipe on a FIRST Technical Challenge competition.

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  • 16 Jun 2017
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Tools for cutting

Drill, grinding stones, hacksaw. This are just some of the mandatory tools that you need and in the video, we would show you how to use them


For safety, you should prepare glasses. Gloves are an option but should be generally avoided with grinding stone.

FTC cut template for a pipe to collect and store balls

Drawing on how to cut a pipe to be able to collect and store balls in this pipe. The sheet format is ISO A4 and the drawing size is real (100% scale)