NE FIRST

Team Resource Library: For Teams – By Teams

To add to our resources page, email SMedia@NEFIRST.org

Mechanical Resources:

  • Find Robot Parts: FRC 1735
    A resource for all teams to quickly find what parts teams typically use and quickly filter through them to see what will work best for their uses!
    Website: http://www.findrobotparts.com/
    Email: parts@findrobotparts.com
  • PowderWorks: FRC 125
    PowderWorks  is a new powder coating service created by a FIRST team for FIRST teams. Based at Northeastern University, we have professional tools to fully powder coat your robot or specific parts at an affordable price.
    Website: https://www.nutrons.com/powderworks/
    Email: NutronsPowderWorks@gmail.com

Programming Resources:

  • Library of Gongolierium: FRC 5112
    This library is used to help FRC teams reduce their code and complexity in their robot programs. It adds many useful utilities which create many standardized components with predefined features.
    Website: https://github.com/Gongoliers/Library-of-Gongolierium/wiki 
    Email: gcoffey@fgschools.com 

Question and Answer Resources:

  • Ask An Engineer : FRC 125
    This 24/7, 365 support system is your one stop shop for any technical, team, awards and competition question you have. Send an email with your question and an experienced NUTRONs mentor will respond in less than 24 hours. 
    Website: https://www.nutrons.com/ask-an-engineer/ 
    Email: Nutrons@gmail.com
  • FRC Rent A Mentor : FRC 558 – CT Teams Only
    Not all teams have access to specialized mentors. That’s where FRC Rent-a-Mentor comes in.The intent of this program is to provide single support meetings or a classes provided by an experienced mentor or mentor/student combo at the requesting team’s shop in the area of need.
    Website: http://frcrentamentor.com/
    Email: frcrentamentor@gmail.com 
  • Recruitment / Mentoring Advice: FRC 4905
    We would be happy to share our model for success to any teams just starting out. Additionally, one of our team’s greatest strengths is our recruitment/retention of mentors and the ways in which we utilize their gracious gifts of time and talent; we would welcome the opportunity to share ideas with new or existing teams.
    Website: www.andromedaone.wordpress.com
    Email: coachayershirleyfirst@gmail.com

Presentation and Document Resources:

Practice Field Resources:

CT:

  • 170 Canal St. Plantsville, CT: FRC 195
    Full Practice Field
    Availability posted every Sunday evening: here

MA:

  • Clinton, MA: FRC 126
    Full Practice Field
    Email: Jorge.Martinez@nypro.com

NH:

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VT: