FTC PushBot Modified Robot for Collecting Balls with Plastic Plate

These are buliding instructions for the FTC robot and collecting attachments with it. We are doing small modifications of the push bot.

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  • #280
  • 25 Jul 2017

To construct this you will need

  • Tetrix

Bill of materials (Parts list)

Tetrix FTC. Construct a ball collecting attachment - add a plastic plate

How to add a plastic plate to the FIRST Technical Challenge Robot build with Tetrix. The plastic plate is for collecting the balls. The plate should rotate and should be connected to the axle.

Tetrix FTC. Modify the PushBot to collect balls

There are modifications that you must do on the FTC PushBot robot. Let's discuss them

Tetrix FTC. Introduction to collecting balls

One of the very common tasks on different FIRST Technical Challenge competitions is to collect objects. In this case, these are colourful specifically shaped plastic object or in simple terms - balls.

Tetrix FTC. Teacher's note about constructing an attachment for collecting balls.

In this robotics tutorial, we give a few notes for the teacher about adding an axle to the front of the FTC robot and attaching a plastic plate to this axle to make the robot collect balls. 

Tetrix FTC. Construct a ball collecting attachment - rotation axle

How to construct an axle with a plastic plate connected to this axle and make this plate rotate and collect balls.

Courses and lessons with this Material

This Material is used in the following courses and lessons

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