Category Archives: Helpful Hints

Some FRC Resorces

A couple of great documents I found while looking for ideas for teams: FRC Survival Guide Idiot’s ‘Complete’ Guide to FRC (great doc…..but I personally do not think there are any Idiots in FIRST!) Bumper Hardware (you can order bumper … Continue reading

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How to read the field in Autonomous

Wondering how to read the field (for the randomized switches and scale) read THIS! For info on alliance, team position ext see THIS!

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Did you notice?

In the Kick off video did you notice these two images: Both these were actually part of the games for Ultimate Ascent and Stronghold (2013 and 2016 respectively). Both had end games that involved climbing like this year. If you … Continue reading

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Installing Eclipse Error

If you are trying to unzip Eclipse and it gives you Error 0x80010135, try downloading WinRaR and unzipping using that program. It solved the issue for me.

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Non Encrypted Files Are Available

Tired of typing pLaY&4%R3aL! to see stuff…go back to the FIRST POWER UP Game & Season Materials webpage and re-download the manuals and docs….they are now in an unencrypted files.

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