RobotRoping

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This challenge involves using your robots to rope a stuffed steer. You should use your robot(s) attached with a lasso to capture the stuffed animal and return it to the ranch. It might be useful to work in teams.

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Materials

  • Twine
  • Sharpies

Teleoperated Robot Roping Challenge

Using one or two robots (and possibly the gamepad() or joyStick() functions), develop a strategy for successfully lassoing the steer,

Autonomous Robot Roping Challenge

Write a program for one or two robots that can successfully lasso the steer without human intervention. You can assume the steer will always be placed in the same location.

Rules

Each trial will be limited to 120 seconds. Your score will be based on speed and closeness of your most successful trial.