Project: Robots to the Rescue


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2020-04-15 - Blog - Onshape Robots to the Rescue

FIRST, the global non-profit organization that offers a suite of robotics competitions for students in grades PreK-12, has partnered with PTC for a virtual design competition that challenges teams to design a robot that can solve a current world problem. tudents will use Onshape - a web-based CAD system used by professionals and available free to FIRST teams.

Examples would include a robot that delivers emergency food and supplies to people living in remote areas, or a robot that cleans up pollution from the water and air.

See Onshape capabilities in this FIRST Robot:

FIRST Robot Model - Onshape Public Document




Interested in participating in the Robots to the Rescue” student design challenge?