Portland Area Robotics Society

Regular Meeting Minutes

Jul 7, 2007, 10:30AM



1.      Welcome and Announcements

2.      HackFest

3.      Presentations:

a.       No scheduled presentations this month.

4.      News Reports

a.       Show-and-tell


1.      This is our first meeting in our new location %G–%@ the PSU Engineering Building, room 103. This room is equipped with a Windows computer and projector for our presentations! Thanks to PSU for their continued support of PARTS.



At this months meeting, Steve Davee is leading a Hack Fest competition. Meeting attendees will divide into several teams to collaborate on the design and implementation of a robot using provided parts. The robots are supposed to navigate a simple course of barriers to find target zones where they will deploy a Probe payload. The Probe is supposed to provide some indication that it was placed in the target zone %G–%@ a sound, light, or other indication.




Show-and-Tell and News