http://robotsquare.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/45544_educator.pdf Printed instructions are also included with the Lego Education 45544 set. On Thu, Oct 9, 2014 at 3:32 PM, Chinni Reddy Butchireddygari < [log in to unmask]> wrote: > Can you pls provide the URL for the base model instructions ? > > Thanks, > Chinni. > > > On Thursday, October 9, 2014 6:05 AM, Fredrik Nyman < > [log in to unmask]> wrote: > > > Don't underestimate the EV3 building instruction robot. > > It is fast and easy to build, well designed (compact, stable with low > center of gravity) and has sensors placed in reasonable locations. > > Without changes, you can solve at least 5 robot game missions: opening > doors, remote communications, the slider part of the search engine, > changing conditions, apprenticeship, and the engagement part of > engagement. That is plenty for a rookie team, particularly if they use the > sensors. > > With very minor changes you can greatly improve it. Change the gears in > the robot arm to make the arm move more accurately. Add a rear bumper so > the robot can back up against a wall to square itself. Put a stick on the > robot arm so it can pick up loops and the reverse engineering basket. > > On Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 10:47 PM, Hal Swetnam <[log in to unmask]> wrote: > > We are first-timers (the team and the coaches) and all this is new to us. > We have scoured the internet trying to find directions on building a > compact robot base. Most of the instructions we find online are for the NXT > brick — we have two EV3 units, however, so we're coming up empty-handed. > The building instructions that came with the Mindstorms Sets we have are > not really suited for the FLL robot challenge. Can anyone please tell us > where to go for help with a good sturdy base? We need to move quickly > because we want to start programming for the missions this week. > > Thanks in advance, > > Hal > > -- To UNSUBSCRIBE or CHANGE your settings, please visit > https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-l.html and select "Join or > leave the list". > > -- VADCFLL administrative announcements are sent via > VADCFLL-ANNOUNCEMENTS-L. Visit > https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-ANNOUNCEMENTS-l.html to > subscribe. > > > ------------------------------ > To UNSUBSCRIBE or CHANGE your settings, please visit > https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-l.html and select "Join or > leave the list". > VADCFLL administrative announcements are sent via VADCFLL-ANNOUNCEMENTS-L. > Visit https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-announcements-l.html to > subscribe. > > > -- To UNSUBSCRIBE or CHANGE your settings, please visit https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-l.html and select "Join or leave the list". -- VADCFLL administrative announcements are sent via VADCFLL-ANNOUNCEMENTS-L. Visit https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-ANNOUNCEMENTS-l.html to subscribe.