My story at the 2016 VEX World Championship

After we won the Asian-Pacific Championship, I continued to update my robot, preparing for the world championship. I added some essential features to the program, including a menu system, and an auto-calibrate mode that adjusts the parameters in the runtime. I also amended the ball collecting mechanism, so that the robot could collect and shoot the balls much more quickly. The new system is more accurate and rapid – by the time we left for the Worlds, the robot is capable of shooting four balls in 1second, each one of them dropping into the basket with 100% accuracy.

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