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Engineering In the Air

We fly rockets in the Team America Rocketry Challenge.
See what we did last year. Come fly with us this year.

  TARC Slideshow

We fly quad-copters in the UAS4STEM competition.
We did well last year. This is very challenging.

  UAS Slideshow
 
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Engineering On the Ground

We build robots for the FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC)
program. We did well last year. We are ready to roll.

 FTC Slideshow

We build complex autonomous robots for the Botball Educational Robotics competition. We rocked last year.

 Botball Slideshow
 
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Our News

We will have a lock-in at Shadowland in Gaithersburg on December 22, Friday night, to December 23, Saturday morning. We need a release form and $40 for participation. Friends and families are invited. Check out our web page for details.

Our FIRST Tech Challenge Team 6417 is building a great robot. They are meeting on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. The Game (Part 1, Part 2) was released in September. Their first qualification tournament is December 17 at Walt Whitman HS.

We have the TARC 2018 requirements document. We started our designs in OpenRocket and purchased parts. We will have a practice launch the weekend after Thanksgiving.

We registered Botball Team 160. We are conducting an intramural competition to prepare for the competition in 2018.

We started work on our Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) project. Tom is running training sessions on electronics during the Wednesday meetings. We will register the team soon with two new members.

We conducted an Open House for new members in September. We reached our maximum recruitment. New members need to submit dues and a National Application Forms. Returning members need to submit their Commitment Form and annual dues.

Visit our elections web page to see current leaders. We will conduct elections again in late February.

                    Policies and Rules
We have Behavior Rules and Policies that guide our program. Please review.

Copyright 2017 Explorer Post 1010 - Last Updated on November 15, 2017
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