Here you will find all kinds of educational documents and links, organized by topic, for your team this year. These aren't always FIRST specific. This page contains everything from pneumatics to C++. This is a great place for new teams to start and learn more about the technical side of how to have a successful build season and build a great robot.
This is where you can get help with any help with programming
2014 Control System – Mostly everything you need to know about any software that WPI and FIRST provide
This is where you can get help with the build process
- A FIRST Encounter With Physics – a great introduction to physics and how your team can make the most out of your robot’s moving parts.
- The Design Process – a Powerpoint Presentation download on the steps of the design process to help keep your team on track throughout the build season.
- Engineering Design Process in Competition Robotics – an introduction on what engineering is and how your team can design an effective robot.