Get Ready for Inspection

Competition Preparation Check List

  • Always make sure you have the latest version of the Game Manual. Check the revision table to keep up with things that may have changed.  
  • Not sure what an Engineering Notebook is supposed to look like? Check out this sample.  
  • During competition season, you can download a copy of the printable FTC Forum.

Hardware Inspection: 

 checklist Download the Hardware Inspection Check list.  It's the same that you'll find in the  game manual, conveniently separated.
 box Not sure your robot will fit into that 18" x 18" x 18" sizing box? Here are simple instructions for you to  build a sizing box. 
 flags You'll be sent back to the pit if your robot doesn't have a proper flag holder. To be certain your design will hold a regulation alliance flag securely during competition, here are instructions on  how to make your alliance flags  to the exact regulations.
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Don't forget to include a Bill of Materials (BOM) for your robot!  (See your Game Manual Part 2!)

You can get a template on the Game Page 

This list MUST be submitted at inspection.

Software Inspection:

 software Download the  Software Inspection Checklist. 

Official templates are required! Don't get sent back to the pit to reconfigure your code because you've not used the proper templates.   

 sam Review the documentation on the Samantha Module, available in the Team Resources section.