Author: bIrobot Admin

A Day in the Garage

Some team members spent Sunday the 7th working on fabricating our custom capture and scoring arm.  Mr. Anderson showed the team how to weld aluminum as part of fabricating the part.  Another part of the team was working with Mr....

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Our Logo

  We’re sure you’re wondering about our logo.  You may wonder about the number in the version we use for our team shirts.  In FRC-land you live by your team number, so it is included.  While our nickname is...

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Our Nickname

Here’s the story behind our nickname.  We wanted something that reflected our home on Beaver Island and the Irish heritage of the island (which is too long a story for here).  We played around with BICS Robots, then Beaver...

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Rookie Build Event in Petoskey

What a trip.  We had trouble with the weather getting off the island.  For a bit, we thought we should try to leave Saturday afternoon because things were looking bad for Sunday morning (our planned travel time).  But, before we...

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Upcoming Events

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4:00 pm Michigan State Championship Event @ Saginaw Valley State University
Michigan State Championship Event @ Saginaw Valley State University
Apr 8 @ 4:00 pm – Apr 11 @ 5:00 pm
Michigan State Championship Event @ Saginaw Valley State University | Saginaw | Michigan | United States
FIM HAS CANCELLED THE MICHIGAN STATE CHAMP EVENT.  FIM is looking at options to conduct an alternate series of events at SVSU at a later date.  CHeck back here or follow us on Facebook or[...]
Apr
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all-day FIRST World Championships @ Cobo Hall
FIRST World Championships @ Cobo Hall
Apr 29 – May 2 all-day
FIRST World Championships @ Cobo Hall | Detroit | Michigan | United States
FIRST HAS CANCELLED THIS YEAR’S CHAMPIONSHIP EVENT IN DETROIT. Again this year the FIRST world championship events are split between two locations–Houston and Detroit.  We qualified for the world championships in St. Louis in 2016[...]

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Our Sponsors

We thank all of our sponsors at all levels for their support Every donation is important. We recognize our major donors below.

Interstellar Mission Sponsors

 

Saturn Mission Sponsors

Mars Mission Sponsors

Stratego Partners

 

Moon Mission Sponsors

Earth Orbit Mission Sponsors

Low Earth Orbit Sponsors

  • John Cwikiel
  • Linda Wearn
  • Narendra Bhatia
  • Frank Solle

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