Monthly Archives: October 2015

Race to the Wall ranking – first week only

Congratulations to all teams who completed the Race to the Wall challenge today. We were delighted that an incredible 18 teams completed the challenge in the first week! Several additional teams were unlucky to not quite get everything working today, … Continue reading

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Race to the Wall results spreadsheet

The Race to the Wall begins in room KEG-036 shortly after 2pm today. Results will be added to the following spreadsheet as they are recorded: Race to the Wall results October 2015

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Race to the Wall, October 2015 – Rules and Information

This semester’s Race to the Wall event will commence at 2pm (or shortly thereafter) on Wednesday 21st October 2015. The event will end on the same day at a time chosen by the RoboSumo tutors, not earlier than 6pm. Teams … Continue reading

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Connecting a reflective optical sensor using connector block.

For the race to the wall you will need to employ a reflective optical sensor to determine when you have reached the finish line. This PDF file  shows you how to assemble the sensor circuit. Remember to test the sensor … Continue reading

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Single motor control example for MSP430G2452 and SN754410NE

This was the final example program from today’s class:

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