One of the new resources in the Textbook for Success is our presentation on drivetrain design. This presentation explains many of the key principles of drivetrain design while Bill of Materialising the reasons that The Kitbot on Steroids is strategically correct for most teams.
Step by step written instructions to assembling the Kitbot on Steroids
Bill of Materials
This Bill of Materials provided an overview of everything needed to build a Kitbot on Steroids, as well as costs. Includes a breakdown of what is needed solely to upgrade from the 2011 FRC Kit of Parts. For a list of each individual component, please see the beginning of the assembly instructions.
This model is to be used in the incorporation of the Kitbot on Steroids into an entire robot design. It is modeled exactly as would be assembled using our instructions.
2011 Kickoff Presentation
At the start of the 2011 build season, Simbotics gave a presentation on how to best utilize elements from the FRC kit of parts to complete an effective, robust drivetrain.