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by YeagerTheCat
March 11th, 2020, 9:07 pm
Forum: Regionals & States
Topic: North Carolina 2020
Replies: 39
Views: 4891

Re: North Carolina 2020

Say it ain't so... I understand nationals is cancelled, but there are many weeks until state. Sitting tight and seeing how this pans out is not a bad thing.
by YeagerTheCat
February 3rd, 2020, 5:41 am
Forum: Gravity Vehicle C
Topic: Raleigh
Replies: 0
Views: 260

Raleigh

Raleigh NC regional on the weekend and (IMHO) really well run event. 9.5 distance. We came third overall when ranked in our NR teams with a distance of around 8.3 (?), Enloe varsity and JV getting scores we couldn't see but likely something like 2.0 or so. They we an well oiled machine. Raleigh Char...
by YeagerTheCat
January 30th, 2020, 7:04 pm
Forum: Detector Building C
Topic: Scores
Replies: 17
Views: 1011

Re: Scores

National rules are absolutely a lot harder than matching your own thermometer.
by YeagerTheCat
January 30th, 2020, 1:46 pm
Forum: Detector Building C
Topic: Scores
Replies: 17
Views: 1011

Re: Scores

Oh I would take it, no worries, just saying that it will be won or lost on the test for a lot of teams. :D
by YeagerTheCat
January 30th, 2020, 1:04 pm
Forum: Detector Building C
Topic: Scores
Replies: 17
Views: 1011

Re: Scores

So that only tells us that either they got nailed on the design log somehow (hard to see how the would screw that up badly) or more specifically they got hurt in the test. 28 points on the test, a device that gets a full 60 only gets 5 point advantage over 55 scoring device (I work in the department...
by YeagerTheCat
January 30th, 2020, 7:02 am
Forum: Detector Building C
Topic: Issue with Water Temperature
Replies: 4
Views: 500

Re: Issue with Water Temperature

Oh I agree sir. You are good and wise on this front.
by YeagerTheCat
January 29th, 2020, 5:53 am
Forum: Detector Building C
Topic: Issue with Water Temperature
Replies: 4
Views: 500

Re: Issue with Water Temperature

The temp range when it was a trial event was 0-100 but I think it was modified down for safety reasons (people knocking over boiling water).
by YeagerTheCat
January 24th, 2020, 4:08 pm
Forum: Detector Building C
Topic: Operational Knowledge of Basic Device Components Test
Replies: 4
Views: 737

Re: Operational Knowledge of Basic Device Components Test

Wouldn't we all like to know ... Sent you a PM
by YeagerTheCat
January 17th, 2020, 5:52 am
Forum: Detector Building C
Topic: Monitor
Replies: 2
Views: 354

Re: Monitor

What would happen if I were to bring a monitor, along with my raspberry pi, and themositor. It has the potential to detect the temperature and I know it is really inconvenient, especially since this event requires stations. Each station I would plug in, restart my pi, detect the temperature after a...

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