• Vikotics contact info

     

    Robert Lopez Jr, GPHS Robotics Advisor
     
    Cell Phone (509) 339-3102
     
    Team Meeting Schedule for 2024 Spring Season (after Spring Break):  
    When: 
    • Tuesday, Thursday & Friday; Time: 3:30 - 5:30 PM

    Tuesday time may vary to accommodate Mr. Billin's availability.

    Where: Robotics room (behind Ag room & shop) at GPHS
     
    VIKotics Club Officers:
           Team Captain:  Aemon Sena
           Build Captain:  Cora Link
           Technical Captain:  Spaulding Vulliet
           Business Captain:  Chell Roduner
  • Upcoming Events

    1.]  VIKotics Spring Training & Education Sessions - 2024 (Subject to change)

    Session 

    Description

    Date

    Presenter

    1.A

    Presentation Content

    April 9

    Mr. Lopez

    1.B

    Presentation Delivery/Skills

    April 11

    Mr. Lopez

    1.C

    Shop Tools: Use instruction, safety, hands-on project

    April 12

    Cora

    3

    Mill

    April 12

    Spudler

    4

    Lathe:  Applications and use

    TBD

    Aemon

    2

    CNC 

    April 16

    Cora

    5

    CAD

    TBD

    Cad team

    6

    Media for Robotics Events & Competition

    April 19

    Chell

    7

    Robot Design Processes

    April 23

    Aemon

    8

    Drive system types & applications:  Chain, belt, pneumatics, cord pulleys, along with wheels and spindles where applicable

    April 25

    Spud

    9

    DC Motors & Applications: Includes Gear Boxes & Ratios

    April 25

    Gavin

    14

    Pneumatics

    April 25

    Aemon

    10

    Robot Build Techniques

    April 30

    Spud

    11

    Code & Training Projects

    TBD

    Mr.Link

    12

    Business & Marketing

    May 3

    Aemon/Chell

    13

    Robot Electronics

    May 7

    Ethan/Mr. Lopez

    15

    Problem solving: communication and identification - Ruin Bot

    May 10

    Spud/Aemon/Cora

    1. Sessions are not shown in order
    2. Dates shown for training session order are subject to change
    3. All session material will be archived/saved in the VIKotics Google drive in folder 2024 Education & Training
    4. Tuesday 4 - 5:30 PM will be for Programming/Coding training with Mr. Billin

    2.]  Garfield May Days, Friday, May 17th (5 - 9 PM - food booth with hot dogs, chips & drinks) & Saturday, May 18th (parade & booth with robot and cotton candy), 2024

    Purpose:  Community support, fundraiser and community exposure for VIKotics

    3.]  Palouse Arts Council, Wednesday, June 19th, at approximately 2:30 PM - moving and setting of art panels & tear down, on Sunday, June 23, around 4 PM.

    Purpose:  Community support and fundraiser for VIKotics

    4.]  VIKotics Year BBQ - Late May - date to be confirmed

    Team Outing and Networking Events

    None at this time.