Friday 1/9 Scrum Notes


  1. What did I do today?
  2. What will I do tomorrow?
  3. What’s standing in my way?

Programming (Kevin et al.)

  • Today
    • Joystick works now in arcade drive
  • Planning
    • trying to make Ultrasonic Sensors work
      • looks like ultrasonic sensor is not working…
      • Digital (easier) or Analog (more reliable)
      • ask manufacturer for type of housing for reducing spurious signals
      • want to use it to make robot parallel to the wall during Autonomous
    • Put up a diagram of sensors
    • Work on an encoder (get code example to work)
    • We have a compass – could use it

Field Elements (Gillian et al.)

  • Today
    • Finished the chute with wood – All field elements finished!
  • Planning
    • Painting and decorations

Frog Tongue (Mr. Roche et al.)

  • Today
    • Threading hubs to right size to put in the wheel
    • Other than that, ready to go
  • Planning
    • Plug into the computer/processor


T-shirt (Cynthia)

  • Today
    • BulletedListOfActions
  • Planning
    • BulletedListOfPlans


CAD-ing (Niles et al.)

  • Today
    • STEP files to CAD files
    • Creating a CAD model of Mr. Well’s drawing
  • Planning
    • Continuing to convert


Modelling (Mr. Wells)

  • Today
    • Conclusion: 3 inches (left and right) for mechanism
  • Planning
    • What will be the length? (It has to be 42 inches at inspection)
    • Brainstorming & Modelling
      • What mechanism should be used to ?
    • Work on Cardboard models


Limit Switch Cover (Sam)

  • Today
    • Making a cover to protect the limit switch
  • Planning
    • Create a CAD file of the cover

*Meet on 1pm tomorrow!
**Don’t forget the clean up duty!



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