A big thank you to Launceston City Council who have awarded us a grant to allow us to buy additional parts and kit for our two teams competition robots.
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Kyron one of our FTC members on the front page of the North Eastern Advertiser.
We have been able to purchase three EV3 kits for our workshops. Keep checking back for details of new workshops later this year. We have been successful in receiving a grant from the City of Launceston to help us buy more equipment for both teams. We have also received a cheque from the organisers of…
Sponsored by Key2 Properties, our teams shirts are the reverse colours for the two teams. The FTC Team colours are Black/Red/White whilst the FLL Teams shirts are Red/Black and White. Reading Metal Minds Robotics FTC or FLL and Key2 Properties on the front. Sleeves have Tasmania and Exact Detailing Canada with University of Tasmania and…
We are one of three finalists in the running for a share of $1000 from McDonald’s. Please vote for us next time you are in McDonald’s Launceston, Invermay or Kings Meadows and help us on our way to the Sydney Championships.
Robotic Workshops took place on Saturday 16th, 23rd and 30th Jan at the Australian Maritime College Launceston. Metal Minds talked to the students about Gracious Professionalism, showed them some NXT bots and what they could do, then set the students a challenge using some basic materials they had to build a bridge to carry their robot….
Metal Minds and their Alliance Partners #66 Remix and #15 Ballistics have won the FTC in Sydney. Metal Minds also won the control award.
Team ICE BUCKET Challenge. The team have donated to MND research and charity divisions. Click to see them getting soaked. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RhA04vJxtUY
Some of the team working on STEVE getting him competition ready for the Asia Pacific Invitational.
Emma, Alex and Harry did a presentation to the Rotary Club of Deloraine at the start of June. Donation gratefully received from Rotary Club of Deloraine