1912 At a Glance– In a concise two-page document, learn about the history of FIRST Robotics Competition Team 1912 Combustion.
Team 1912 Constitution– The essential governing document for FIRST Robotics Competition Team 1912 Combustion.
Team 1912 Handbook– The main policies and procedures for FIRST Robotics Competition Team 1912 Combustion students, parents, and mentors.
General FRC Info Sheet– a general overview of what FRC is
Strategy / Scouting Manual– examples and explainations on the role of strategy during build season and of scouting during competition
Kinect Manual– a basic how-to guide on using the Kinect within the 2012 circumstances and LabVIEW code. This expertise was gained through Beta Testing.
Audio / Visual (AV) Manual– gives information on how to edit videos and add voice effects.
Intro to Programming Manual– a presentation created by one of our controls mentors that gives an overview of the FRC Controls system, basic LABVIEW style and general programming concepts.
LabVIEW Manual– a presentation created by one of our controls captains that gives an overview of LabVIEW with the context of FIRST robotics and explains the framework.
Wiring Manual– covers basic wiring tips and the layout of power and signal. Intended to be a crash course about the electrical part of the robot. Written at the end of the 2009 build season
Autodesk 3ds Max Animation Manual– a detailed document that gives a general education to animating in the FIRST program.
Sustainment Presentation– a helpful how-to guide for all teams on how to become financially secure
How to Run a Successful Robot Demo– a guide to planning and conducting an exciting, informative robot visit
Running a Junior FIRST Lego League Expo– a concise overview of organizing and managing a JrFLL event, based on our experience at the 2012-2014 Louisiana State Expo.
Team Combustion puts out an electronic copy of its newsletter three times a year since the summer of 2010.
September 2015– Read about our success in the 2015 competitions and outreach events following it.
February 2015– A brief synopsis of the game recycle rush and our robot Fury.
August 2014– In this publication, read about our summer outreach program as well as a recap of our competition season.
January 2014– Curious about the 2014 game, Aerial Assist? This edition of the Inferno discusses our strategy and a successful season of outreach.
May 2013– You’ll find details about our two regional competitions, “Ultimate Ascent” to the World Championship, and exciting plans for (already active!) summer outreach.
January 2013– The Inferno covers the unveiling of the 2013 game, Ultimate Ascent, how we will proceed this build season, and how we finished up this past year.
November 2012– In this issue of the Inferno, read about what we have been up to over the summer and the exciting new events of the fall.
May 2012– This newsletter details the succes of our 2012 season as well as the exciting summer events, including our meeting with Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal.
January 2012– This newsletter describes the new game, “Rebound Rumble”, summarizes the busy-ness of build season and gives a conclusion on beta testing.
October 2011– This newsletter gives an overview of our summer events and describes some fun Fall Projects
May 2011– This newsletter wraps up the season with our accomplishments and foreshadows our upcoming summer events
January 2011– This newsletter kicks off the new season of “Logomotion” and gives a recap of the busy summer and fall.
June 2010– Our first newsletter describing our successful season and upcoming summer activities
2015 Dean’s List Submission: Ben Rowley– The Dean’s List Essay written by a mentor about Ben Rowley
2014 Dean’s List Submission: Alex Lew– The Dean’s List Essay written by a mentor about Alex Lew
2013 Dean’s List Submission: Scott Kent– The Dean’s List Essay written by a mentor about Scott Kent
2012 Dean’s List Submission: Rachel Holladay– The Dean’s List Essay written by a mentor about Rachel Holladay
2011 Dean’s List Submission: Hannah Sorrell– The Dean’s List Essay written by a mentor about Hannah Sorrell
2010 Dean’s List Submission: Andy Zhou– The Dean’s List Essay written by a mentor about Andy Zhou
2010 Dean’s List Submission: Christopher Collins– The Dean’s List Essay written by a mentor about Christopher Collins
2013 Woodie Flowers Submission: Ms Wendy Holladay– The Woodie Flower’s Essay written by a student about Ms. Wendy Holladay
2009 Woodie Flowers Submission: Dr. Dale Bibee– The Woodie Flower’s Essay written by a student about Dr. Dale Bibee