Team Resources

This section contains tools and references to help Teams throughout their season. 

Important Links

Build Resources

Basic FTC Build Guides- NEW

FTC Robot Wiring Guide TETRIX PushBot Build Guide- NEW
FTC Guide to Addressing NXT Lockups

TETRIX PushBot Programming Codes- NEW

LabVIEW (.zip)  |  ROBOTC (.zip)

Sample Engineering Notebook MATRIX PushBot Build Guide- NEW
Matrix and TETRIX Kit of Parts

MATRIX PushBot Programming Codes- NEW

LabVIEW (.zip)  |  ROBOTC (.zip)
Robot Bill of Material Template

TETRIX Mastery - Getting Started Guide and more

Samantha Module Wiring Guide for Matrix

Design Resources

  PTC for FIRST Teams

Programming Resources

FTC Kit of Parts and Field CAD Drawings
LabVIEW for LEGO MINDSTORMS for FTC - www.ni.com/ftc
LVLM FTC Toolkit (required for LVLM users)

Sensor Resources

ROBOTC for FTC (www.robotc.net/ftc) FTC Sensor Guide
Purchase FTC Sensors and IR Beacons - www.HiTechnic.com

WiFi Resources

Samantha Module User Guide

The Field Control System

Samantha Module Placement Best Practices video  Field Control System Operator Guide

Samantha Module Troubleshooting video

Field Control System Ver. 3.0.6 Download

Updating Samantha Module Firmware video Field Control System (Mac beta version - not for competition use)
Samantha Module firmware update video Setting up the Field Control System video
Samantha Light Code Guide Field Control System setup wizard (.exe)
Samantha Module Router Configuration Guide

Preparing for Competition

Marketing and Fundraising

Getting Ready for Competition 

FIRST Fundraising Toolkit

FTC Team Judging Session Self-Reflection
FTC Fundraising Guide FTC Awards Descriptions
FIRST Green e-watt saver fundraising program Scoring System (.zip)- NEW
FTC Promotional Photos Scoring System User Guide for Teams- NEW
FIRST and FTC Logos
Promotional literature about FIRST

FTC Training Videos

2013 FTC Power Point Presentation FTC YouTube Channel
Tips for shooting quality cell phone video FTC Training Videos for Download
FTC Grants

Gear Up with FTC!: Virtual Summer Conference

FTC Rookie Grant Promotional Graphic
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FTC-Rookie-Grant

Team Outreach

Making It Loud (coming soon!)