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FRC Team Cafe Bot is looking so forward to our very first FRC competition!!  Come and see us at the 2015 St. Louis Regional this weekend at Chaifetz Arena near downtown St. Louis!  Look below for the event schedule.  

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Our team is very proud of our JrFLL team, Team Cappy!  We mentor this young team and host their build sessions and team meetings.  Team Cappy had its Expo yesterday at Boeing Headquarters here in St. Louis.  They did a great job with their model, poster and presentation!  They won the “Creative and Curious” award.  […]

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Our engineering mentor, Tom McGovern, surprised our team this week by presenting us with some beautiful aluminum mascots for our 2015 robot!  He took our logo artwork and used a waterjet to create these gorgeous pieces.  He also made the St. Louis Community College logo for our robot out of aluminum! Thanks, Tom!  We LOVE […]

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Our team had the wonderful opportunity to visit with patients at the St. Louis Children’s Hospital this past Thursday!  We brought a couple of robots up to the inpatient playroom, and demonstrated them for the kids.  We also brought along our button maker and button-making supplies; the children spent hours designing and drawing their very […]

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We’ve had a ton of fun using our new 3D Printer from Ekocycle and Coca-Cola!  The team has been experimenting with all sorts of different things.  Coach’s personal favorite is the first-ever Cappy cookie cutter!  What’s more fun than rolling, baking and eating the Cafe Bot mascot??  😀

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Our team headed out to the Central Library yesterday to see how the teens in their new robotics club were doing.  They had a competition going between two Mindstorms robots which was awesome! The Club presented us with a pizza gift certificate for all of the help we provided this year.  We sure had a […]

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Cafe Bot is now FRC team #5479!  After a lot of deliberation, the team decided they wanted to take the step to the next level of the program.  We’re keeping our name, but we are introducing a second mascot…one that is a little more “formidable” than Cappy…meet Joe!  He is featured on the far right […]

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Team Cafe Bot has been very privileged to assist and follow a new international team as they start out into the amazing world of FTC:  the Megabotz from South Africa!  We have been communicating with them long-distance through Skype and email, and have been sharing robots, engineering notebooks and ideas!  Brandon helped them out with […]

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