2007 Competition Manual and related documents
2007 FIRST Robotics Competition Manual and related documents
This page contains important documents for the 2007 FIRST Robotics Competition Season. The entire manual can be downloaded as a single .zip file or as individual chapters.
To save the files to your computer, right-click on the link (Ctrl-click for Mac users) and select "Save Target As" to download the file to your local hard drive.
Complete 2007 FRC Manual - The complete 2007 FRC Manual.
2007 FRC Manual (.zip - 5.0MB)
Section 0 - Introduction - High-level overview of the competition
Section 1 - Communication - Contacting FIRST staff, Innovation First, and Autodesk. Find information on using the FIRST logo, utilizing the on-line forums, and maintaining the TIMS.
Section 2 - Team Organization - Provides some suggestions on organizing a team .
Section 3 - At the Events - Provides an overview of the events with info on the pit, registration, robot inspection, the machine shop, safety, practice rounds and competition matches, courtesies and rules.
Section 5 - The Awards - Describes the awards and their submission criteria
Section 6 - The Arena -Describes the arena, field elements, and game elements in detail. There are several pertinent drawings listed in this section.
Team Drawings - drawings for 2007 Team Field Elements. Recommended to teams for a low cost field.
Official FIRST Drawings - Documents to build and Official FIRST Field.
Section 7 - The Game - Describes the game in detail. Related Video (available at Kickoff)
1) Many documents hosted at Innovation First
6) Inspection Template (.xls)
Related Documents & Resources - Tips and Good Practices (includes Supplier Resources for teams, Where To Buy list, etc.), Pneumatics Manual, Sensor Manual, Chassis Kit Manual, CMUCam2 Workbook, etc.
Section 9 - The Tournament - Describes how the tournament is played
Section 10 - Kit of Parts- Describes the 2007 Kit of Parts: