TSA/ VEX Robotics Challenge

TSA and VEX Robotics have partnered to bring the TSA/VEX Robotics Challenge to life. This compeition allows students to put their STEM skills to work in a hands on interactive environment.

To participate, chapters must affiliate with TSA at: https://www.registermychapter.com/tsa/nat/AffLogin.aspx

They must also register their VEX teams with Robot Events at: http://robotevents.com/robot-competitions/tsa

For Event rules visit: http://robotevents.com/robot-competitions/tsa

Washington TSA highly recomends ordering everything (especially complete kits) through Andy Hill at NW Technical Products. You can reach him at Andy@nwtechp.com This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Not only is he a sponsor for Washington TSA, he is also really good to work with. If you do order from him, please thank him for his support of TSA.

Here is what we recomend as a starting point. You can always add more, but with this your students will be able to build a very competitive robot. Most TSA teams don't use any more than this:

VEX Classroom Lab Kit with Cortex P/N: 276-1163

http://www.vexrobotics.com/vex-classroom-lab-kits-cortex.html

Competition Robot Upgrade Kit P/N: 275-1411

http://www.vexrobotics.com/275-1411.html

easyC V4 for Cortex (one seat per bot) P/N 276-1714
http://www.vexrobotics.com/products/accessories/logic/easyc-v4.html
7.2V Robot Battery NiMH 3000mAh P/N: 276-1491
http://www.vexrobotics.com/products/accessories/power/276-1491.html

The URLS listed are for the VEX Robitics Site, but again we recommend ordering from Andy at NW Technical Products.