Frisbee Shooting Robot Bagged and Ready to Ship

Members of the Los Alamos FIRST Robotics Team 4153 from left, Jacob Marks, Ariel Koh, Steve Anton, Simon Redmond and George Barnum conduct the final assembly Feb. 19 of this year’s robot, which throws frisbees at targets and climbs pipe pyramids. It’s a lot more complicated than last year’s bot that shot basketballs and balanced on treadles. This year’s robot had to be completed by midnight, Feb. 19 and locked into a plastic bag with locker ties. The team will compete in Lubbock, Texas the end of February and then on to Salt Lake City in March. Photo by TK Thompson/
The Robotics Publicity Sub-Team from left, XinEutsler, Tiffany Anton and Cameron Tauxe created a video presentation of this year’s efforts for the Chairman’s Award competition. Photo by TK Thompson/
The robot is bagged and ready for shipment to the competition. Courtesy/LA FIRST Robotics Team
The bag that the robot had to be placed into and locked by midnight Feb. 19. Photo by TK Thompson/
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