Houston Robot Remix

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Leading up to the Houston Robot Remix (H.R.R), our team invested in the progress of our eager rookies. We began the process by training them in the proper use of tools, heavy machinery, computer design, and most importantly the safety which is perpetually our number one priority. Business and public relations training, such as photography, […]

9 Months of Klein Bots

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Previously our blog covered our time at the Dallas regional competition, and boy has it been a ride since then! Over the past 8 months we’ve gained new experiences, ideas, friendships and even some hardships along the way. We have been a busy team participating in the Hub City (Lubbock) regional, the Lone Star regional […]

Dallas Regional | Week 1

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This weekend, the Klein Bots participated in the Dallas Regional held at the Irving Convention Center. There were over forty teams from a variety of places: Oklahoma, Colorado, Nevada, and all over the good ol’ state of Texas. Day One, Ready for the beginning of Qual Matches. It was Week 1 of competition and teams […]

2014 Texas Robot Roundup

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This past weekend, Klein Bots participated in the 4th annual Texas Robot Roundup, an offseason FRC event that gives Texas teams the opportunity to play one last time before the new season kicks off. Friday began the qualification rounds, in which Klein Bots participated in 6 of our 10 qualification matches. Our robot was consistent […]

2014 Texas Robotics Invitational

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On June 21st, the KleinBots participated in the annual Texas Robotics Invitational hosted by Spectrum Team 3847, and what a great event it was! This was the first offseason event for the team this season and we did amazing. As this was the first offseason event, we changed a few things. One thing being that […]

Comicpalooza

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On Friday, May 23 through Saturday, May 24, 2014, the KleinBots demonstrated their competition robot for the 2013-2014 season at Comicpalooza. Comicpalooza, for those that don’t know, is an annual comic book convention held at the George R. Brown Convention Center in downtown Houston. While comic books and other related genres are the main attraction […]

Offshore Technology Conference

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On Thursday, May 8th, 2014, Lewis Longbottom represented the KleinBots at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC). Although the whole team was not able to attend due to short notice, Lewis wore his team shirt in pride as he represented the KleinBots at the largest Offshore engineering conference in the world, with well over 90,000 engineering […]

District Technology Department Presentation

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Last Friday, May 2nd, 2014, the KleinBOTs displayed Synergy, our highlights of the season, and future plans to Klein ISD’s technology department in their annual end-of-the-year meeting. The presentation consisted of our accomplishments from this game season to next’s years plans and goals as well as a demonstration of this year’s game, Aerial Assist. The department was hugely […]

Lemm Spring Carnival

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Last Friday, May 2nd, 2014, the KleinBots attended Lemm Elementary School’s Annual Spring Carnival. The KleinBots gave the students a demo of the game and allowed the students to take a spin at driving our robot, Synergy. The students were super excited and hyped to make robots of their own. Due to all the attention and excitment […]