January 19, 2011

FTC Minibot Camp for Rookies

Team RUSH (FRC 0027) is hosting a FTC Mini-Bot Camp for Rookies on Saturday, January 22, from 1-4pm! It will be a half-day training. The event will be hosted at Clarkston High School in Clarkston, MI - NO COST!

You can register at www.clarkston.k12.mi.us/minibotcamp.

Conference topics will cover the basics of FTC mini-bot and how YOU can have one built in NO TIME!

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

•How to create a robot WITHOUT the NXT
•Control system configuration (if using a NXT)
•Weight:  two motors, controller, battery, nxt brick, plus wheels ; how much is that weight alone vs. 15 pound limit
•Programming options – if needed
•Tetrixpart options that are not included in the kit
•Off the shelf sensors
•And anything YOU can think of

Address of camp:

6094 Flemings Lake Road, Clarkston, MI 48346

Please pull around to the west side of the building and park by the tennis courts.
Entry into the building will be in the BACK of CHS (there will be signs guiding you).