2008 AHRC Robot Rally

2008 Robot Rally

Line Follower Results

Rank Contestant Bot Name Time
1 Kirk Charles Line Mauler 11.84
2 George Mitchell & Rico Wilson Sandwich 15.63
3 Nathaniel Lewis Not Ready Yet 19.46


Open Results

Rank Contestant Bot Name Task
1 Michael Reese Cracker

Safe Cracker.  Discover combination and open safe in 3 to 5 hours automatically.

2 Joe Fishback Super Boe Bot R/C and autonomous. Fetch Coke can and defend with rubber band gun. Speech and line following also.
3 Nathaniel Lewis Linbot Mobile robot platform based on a PC and Linux.

Cube Quest Results

Rank Contestant Bot Name Score
1 Dale Heatherington Cubinator 4
2 None    
3 None    


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Bot Cave

Kathleen Simpson registers your botsBot Cave

Joe Fishback with Super Boe BotNathaniel Lewis with Not Ready Yet & Linbot

Len Burleson wth Vex based robotsGeorge and Rico w/ BG, Sandwich and Butler

Dale Heatherington with CubinatorSoccer playing robots from GA Tech


Line Follower Contest

Kirk Charles with Line MaulerLine Mauler

George and Rico and Sandwich Sandwich

Len Burleson's line followerVex based line follower by Len Burleson

Frank Borowiec with Blinky, mankinds last hopea shocking demostration of Blinky's 2-dimensional motion using speed of light directional sensor

Nathanial and "Not ready Yet"


Open Contest & Demos

George controls the Butler snack server botThe Butler delivers snacks

Nathanial explains LinbotJames Hudak with his giant 3 leg walker

Michael Reese talks about his safe cracking botCracker, the safe cracker robot

Jay Clegg demos his holonomic drive botSuper Boe-Bot grabs a can

Cube Quest

Dale's Cubinator demonstrates Cube Quest

Award Presentations

Nathaniel: 3rd place line followerRico:  2nd place line follower

Kirk:  1st place line followerDale: 1st place Cube Quest

Nathaniel: 3rd place OpenJoe: 2nd Place Open

Michael: 1st place Open




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