These items are available to Teams directly from the Supplier either via download or custom order. This part of the Kit opens to teams on December 14, 2013. More items will be added at Kickoff!
Product Donation Vouchers
AndyMark - for Teams who opted out of the Kit of Parts Drive System. Voucher code is available in TIMS.
AutomationDirect.com - see the flyer in your Black Tote for more information
BaneBots - use your Team's code in TIMS to get free BaneBots parts
Bimba - select up to three pneumatic cylinders
IFI - use your Team's code in TIMS to select either Victors or Jaguars, plus other free items, from IFI
Inventables - use your Team's code in TIMS to get free Inventables parts
MaxBotix - see the flyer in your Black Tote for more information
RoboRealm - see the flyer in your Black Tote for more information
Vulcan Spring - see the flyer in your Black Tote for more information
For help modeling for use on a 3D Systems Cube, they've donated three pieces of software:
- Cubify Invent - Easy to learn and made for the Cube, beginner 3D Printing design software.
- Cubify Sculpt - Equips you with virtual clay to take the intimidation out of making something from nothing. Mold, modify or mash-up an original design or import and adapt an existing model with ease.
- Cubify Design - Go-to toolbox for advanced modeling projects. Take advantage of CAD features like complex assemblies and functionality of parts. Share with 2D drawings and easily export to your 3D printer when ready.
For help designing circuit boards, Altium has donated their Designer Software
GitHub is offering free software hosting and collaboration tools for FRC Teams. Teams can request a free Silver Organization account from the GitHub Education page.
To make it easier for teams to design the next great robot, FIRST has partnered with Autodesk, to provide Autodesk® Design Academy 2014 software licenses to schools who have a FIRST program.
PTC offers free Product Development Software to all FIRST teams. PTC software will enable collaboration, increase efficiency, and enhance accuracy during your team’s Robot Design Process.
New to the Virtual Kit is SolidWorks. Available for teams is SolidWorks 3D CAD and SolidWorks Electrical. SolidWorks is fulfilling software requets in 3 business days, with FRC Teams taking priority.
Analyze data with Tableau Professional. Use the code in TIMS for five copies per team.