I believe that all VA/DC FLL tournament tables are built with 2x4s,
and hence have a border height of 3-1/2 inches. Officially, we don't
guarantee that, of course, and if you were to get a competition table
built from 2x3s, then that would be okay under the Variability rule.
VA/DC FLL Referee Advisor
On Fri, Oct 26, 2012 at 7:26 PM, Michael Brown <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> From robot game updates
> 16 - BORDER HEIGHT REMINDER
> Remember that the height of the table border walls at a tournament might be
> different than the height of the border walls of the tables you're been
> practicing on. The Field Setup page (and Update 8, below) give allowable
> border heights of anywhere between 2-1/2" and 3-1/2" (64mm and 90mm). If
> you rely on the upper third of the boder wall either being there or not
> being there, this variability may affect you.
> Are the vadcfll table borders at the 3-1/2" height?
> Our robot depends on that upper third being there as currently designed.
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