RIT Robotics Club Needs Help
I have been following Seattle Robotics since 3rd grade and last summer
had the opportunity to attend two meetings while I was intern with
Microsoft. It was great to see how well-run the meetings were and I
took that experience back to the local robotics club here at
We are currently gearing up for our second year at the Intelligent
Ground Vehicle Contest (www.igvc.org) in Rochester, Michigan and,
unfortunately, are in a situation where we have a robot without drive
motors or belts. RIT has not been very helpful financially in our
endeavors and as the school year is winding down we are less active in
A few pictures of our robot as of a few weeks ago:
We developed a robot for the Penn State Mini Grand Challenge which
traveled the second furthest and received an Innovation award.
We are seeking to borrow or buy, at a discount, the parts we need to finish.
2 x S28-400 Magmotor $349 (
4 x 39in L Belts MSCdirect #35369966 $16.82
Any help or advice you can give us will be greatly appreciated.
RIT Robotics Club