Everything you want to know about the 2017 Kit of Parts, including what's in the Kickoff Kit, the Virtual Kit, and FIRST Choice.
The FIRST Control System Advisor is a volunteer who assists teams with Robot Control System-related issues.
Control System and Programming Documentation - this link to the WPI Robotics Resource Center (WPILib) offers an extensive collection of FRC resources. Here is a sampling of resources and search terms for WPILib:
PTC is pleased to announce the release of PTC Creo 3.0 for FIRST teams! PTC Creo 3.0 is 3D CAD software available to all FIRST teams providing the opportunity to design, assemble, and test your robot in a virtual environment before starting physical prototypes or build.
Detailed information about the SolidWorks software package, including tutorials and models provided.
This page contains information to help teams with the implementation of CAD (What is CAD?) and 3D animation software for use in the FIRST Robotics Competition. Included below are download links for three software options:
Do you need guidance about which motors to use on your FIRST Robotics Competition robot? Find out here! Performance data for legal motors is also available below.