Entries by Becca

2016 Iowa Regional Qualification Rounds

Check out when We Robot Team 2705 competes at the 2016 Iowa Regional Competition. Where else can you find an amazing and inspiring experience while making new friends, sharing ideas, solving problems on the fly, competing like crazy, and get pumped up over technology all while having the time of your lives?! Down load the Team […]

Chipotle Fundraiser

This Monday the 22nd WE ROBOT is having a fundraiser at the Eden Prairie Chipotle. To support our team, all you need to do is show this flyer to the cashier and our team gets 50% of the proceeds. We would love to see your there!

Week 2 Build Update

This week our team made great strides with our prototypes. After a meeting on Saturday we decided that our robot will focus mainly on shooting balls in matches, but will also be able to get past many defenses. We already have the general layout of the robot and a mechanism to intake the balls and […]

Week 1 Build Update

Week 1 of  build season has ended! This week we explored different ideas for a robot using concurrent engineering. We started building a couple of prototypes and even did a little testing which you can watch below: As you can see, it’s a work-in-progress. In week 2, we hope to choose one idea and prototype […]

The Season Has Started!

Yesterday marked the beginning of the 2016 season of the FIRST Robotics Competition. Our team gathered at ISM to learn what this year’s challenge is. You can watch the kickoff video below: Our team will now have only six weeks to attempt to build a robot to conquer this challenge. We’ve already begun prototyping and […]

2016 Season Teaser

For the first time ever, FIRST Robotics has released a teaser for the upcoming season. They teamed up with Walt Disney Imagineering to give us a glimpse of what we’ll be in for in 2016. The teaser was designed to be seen by everyone and possibly spark interest in those not already involved in FIRST Robotics. For […]