Portland Area Robotics Society
Regular Meeting Minutes
May 3, 2009, 10:30AM
1. Welcome Fred
2. Show and Tell
3. Lunch at Blondies
Show and Tell
Mark Gross Brought and showed
off his Line maze robot and talked about progress. Has his PCB for the Teensey++
Larry Ossowski Brought in a Pololu
3Pi bought on sake for $60. He also
showed off some Matrix LED Displays for Holiday animations next year.
Brett LED Bike light. He is building an oximeter. Shine a Red LED and a
IR LED through finger Photodiode on the other side. Showed his tracked robot.
Steve Showed a Jewel Thief Circuit. Designing a business card for Maker Faire
Monty OSU Having a competition
in Mid May.
Discussed AIAA Conference on UAVs.
Paul Burrell Report from FIRST
Nationals in Atlanta
Jeff Gave a report on his Compiler
project working on an assembler
Bankruptcy. Wheel Commander. Encoder products Showed his new Unicoder which is based on hall effect
Scott Winner Beam Robots. BEAM Mouse.
Domes from electronic Goldmine
Since there is no PDXBOT for 2009, Pete proposed an Outdoor Challenge in