Mr. Wells

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Wednesday 12/7 Scrum Notes

Wednesday 12/7 Scrum Notes

What did I do today? What will I do tomorrow? What’s standing in my way?

2/16 Brain Dump and To-Do

2/16 Brain Dump and To-Do

BUMPERS I spoke tonight with Katrina about our plan to get wooden bumpers with attached noodles to her ASAP. If Tyrese can saw and dovetail two sets of new ones (glued over a form to ensure perfect 90º this time) I will drive them to her during the week. The wooden bumpers should have studs […]

2/3 Our Robot is Rolling!

2/3 Our Robot is Rolling!

I’m super excited about the progress we made today! Those of you who were at scrum know that the frame was re-welded to correct a measurement error (my bad!) After dinner, Jane and Harry pounded through and finished the work they had started with Mr Battis and others: putting the drivetrain into the frame. Yay! […]

1/31 Drivetrain Update and Next Steps

This weekend Jane, Harry and others helped me push hard on getting the frame all welded up, and it is nearly complete. The ball-picker is also welded, with a special 9º “wrist kink” to make it easier to roll onto the ball and capture it without driving over it. Both roll bars (or more properly […]

1/20 Design Notes

1/20 Design Notes

Here are a bunch of little ideas that I haven’t gotten onto paper in an organized way, but I want to catch them before they blow away. You can ignore all this if you have many things to do, or read it if you have time to share your thoughts for improvements. 1) We need […]

Tuesday 2/3 Barrel Lifter Design

Tuesday 2/3 Barrel Lifter Design

What did I do today? What will I do tomorrow? What’s standing in my way?

Monday 2/2 Scrum Notes

Monday 2/2 Scrum Notes

What did I do today? What will I do tomorrow? What’s standing in my way?

Thursday 1/29 Pre-Scrum Notes

Thursday 1/29 Pre-Scrum Notes

What did I do today? What will I do tomorrow? What’s standing in my way?

Wednesday 1/21 Scrum Notes (late update)

Wednesday 1/21 Scrum Notes (late update)

What did I do today? What will I do tomorrow? What’s standing in my way?