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2018 FIRST© Choice Results, Round 2

FIRST© Choice is a collection of extra parts, supplies, and tools that are available for F.R.C. teams. There is a relatively complex system that ensures that each team gets a fair chance at the items, each team can get an equal share of the items, and that teams only get items that they desire.

A second round of the FIRST© Choice lottery was recently held, and we received more goodies. Note that restrictions on quantities for items applies across both rounds of the FIRST© Choice lottery.

After the process was complete, here is the list of items that our team was selected to receive:

Item Description Credits Quantity
fc18‑014 CAT5E Cable, Assorted Color 1-5' Lengths (fc18‑014) 5 1
fc18‑024 AMT103 Base (fc18‑024) 5 2
fc18‑028 Encoder Kit AMT103-V (fc18‑028) 20 2
fc18‑038 HS-322HD Servo (fc18‑038) 10 1
fc18‑074 MC5e Catagory 5e Modular Patch Cord, (colors & lengths vary) (fc18‑074) 5 1
fc18‑078 Battery Connector from Anderson Power Products (fc18‑078) 20 2
fc18‑096 USB 2.0 to 10/100 Mbps Ethernet Network Adapter Dongle (fc18‑096) 20 1
fc18‑101 Logitech F310 Controller, wired (fc18‑101) 20 2
fc18‑117 1/2" Shaft Collar, Green (fc18‑117) 5 2
fc18‑125 1/2" Thin Shaft Collar, Green (fc18‑125) 5 2
fc18‑126 3/8" Thin Shaft Collar, Green (fc18‑126) 5 2


2018 FIRST© Choice Results

FIRST© Choice is a collection of extra parts, supplies, and tools that are available for F.R.C. teams. There is a relatively complex system that ensures that each team gets a fair chance at the items, each team can get an equal share of the items, and that teams only get items that they desire.

After the process was complete, here is the list of items that our team was selected to receive:

Item Description Credits Quantity
fc18‑022 Power Distribution Panel 200 1
fc18‑023 Voltage Regulator Module 50 1
fc18‑036 Xbox 360 Controller, wired 20 1
fc18‑038 HS-322HD Servo 10 1
fc18‑068 Photoelectric Sensor 100 1
fc18‑083 Power Connector for Radio 5 1
fc18‑084 Microsoft Lifecam HD3000 Camera 20 1
fc18‑089 Devastator II: Keyboard & Mouse Set (green) 20 1
fc18‑097 Green Ring Light 10 2
fc18‑099 Bumper cover material kit (1 piece red, 1 piece blue) 50 1
fc18‑144 3/8" Thin Shaft Collar 5 1


2017 FIRST© Choice Results, Round 2

FIRST© Choice is a collection of extra parts, supplies, and tools that are available for F.R.C. teams. There is a relatively complex system that ensures that each team gets a fair chance at the items, each team can get an equal share of the items, and that teams only get items that they desire.

A second round of the FIRST© Choice lottery was recently held, and we received more goodies. Note that restrictions on quantities for items applies across both rounds of the FIRST© Choice lottery.

After the process was complete, here is the list of items that our team was selected to receive:

Item Quantity
Bumper Hardware Kit 1
Rope (official F.R.C.FIRST© STEAMWorks™” 2017 field element) 1
Fuel - Bag of 6 (official F.R.C.FIRST© STEAMWorks™” 2017 game element) 1
Gear (official F.R.C.FIRST© STEAMWorks™” 2017 game element) 1
Network Switch 1


2017 FIRST© Choice Results

FIRST© Choice is a collection of extra parts, supplies, and tools that are available for F.R.C. teams. There is a relatively complex system that ensures that each team gets a fair chance at the items, each team can get an equal share of the items, and that teams only get items that they desire.

After the process was complete, here is the list of items that our team was selected to receive:

Item Quantity
Microsoft Lifecam HD3000 Camera 2
Camera Bracket Kit 2
Talon SRX 2
Battery Tray Assembly 1
Sensor Board (Accelerometer & Ethernet Gyro) 1
Ultrasonic Proximity Sensor & cable 2
35 Series, 15 tooth sprocket 5
35 Series Single Strand-Riveted Roller Chain 10’ 3
Encoder Kit AMT103-V 1
AMT103 Wide Base 1
AMT103 Base 1
Precision Metalworking Gauge Kit 1
MC5e Ethernet Category 5E Modular Patch Cord, (colors & lengths vary) 1
Ethernet CAT5E Cable, Assorted Color 1-5’ Lengths 1
USB A Male to USB B Male, 2m, Grey 1
⅜” × ⅜” Beam Coupling 2
⅜” × ⅜” Rigid Coupling 1
Green Ring Light 1


2016 FIRST© Choice Results, Part 2

FIRST© Choice is a collection of extra parts, supplies, and tools that are available for F.R.C. teams. There is a relatively complex system that ensures that each team gets a fair chance at the items, each team can get an equal share of the items, and that teams only get items that they desire.

A second round of the FIRST© Choice lottery was recently held, and we received more goodies. Note that restrictions on quantities for items applies across both rounds of the FIRST© Choice lottery.

After the process was complete, here is the list of items that our team was selected to receive:

Item Quantity
Sensor Board (Accelerometer & Gyro) 1
Bumper cover material (2 Blue/2 Red) 1
Boulder, gray foam ball, 10” (official F.R.C.FIRST© Stronghold™” 2016 game element) 1
Microsoft Lifecam HD3000 Camera 1
Camera Bracket Kit 1
Battery Charger 1


2016 FIRST© Choice Results

FIRST© Choice is a collection of extra parts, supplies, and tools that are available for F.R.C. teams. There is a relatively complex system that ensures that each team gets a fair chance at the items, each team can get an equal share of the items, and that teams only get items that they desire.

After the process was complete, here is the list of items that our team was selected to receive:

Item Quantity
2-Position & 4-Position Link Connectors, 10 each with 6’ Cable 1
Battery Connector from Anderson Power Products 2
Ethernet Cable, CAT5E Light Blue 5’ 2
Voltage Regulator Module 1
AMT103 Encoder Base 2
Encoder Kit AMT103-V 2
12V Battery NP18-12 1
Micro Switch, set of 10 2
Ratcheting Wrench Set, SAE, 12 pt., 8 Piece 1
Pocket Toner with LED Light and F-Type head 1
Mini Snap Switch, 10A, SPDT, Long Roller Lever 2
Mini Snap Switch, 15A, SPDT, Pin Plunger 2
Tape Measure, 12’ L × ½” W, Hi-Viz 2
HS-322HD Servo 2
Motor and Harness 2
Victor 888 2
Victor SP 1
USB A Male to USB B Male, 2m, Grey 2
Tool Bag 1


2015 FIRST© Choice Results, Part 2

FIRST© Choice is a collection of extra parts, supplies, and tools that are available for F.R.C. teams. There is a relatively complex system that ensures that each team gets a fair chance at the items, each team can get an equal share of the items, and that teams only get items that they desire.

A second round of the FIRST© Choice lottery was recently held, and we received more goodies. Note that restrictions on quantities for items applies across both rounds of the FIRST© Choice lottery.

After the process was complete, here is the list of items that our team was selected to receive:

Item Quantity
Victor 888 Motor Controller 4
47mm OD, 17mm ID Bearings (Sleeve of 10) 4
26mm OD, 10mm ID Bearings (Sleeve of 8) 4
Ethernet Port Saver 2
Battery Connector from Anderson Power Products 4
12” Lazy Susan 2


2015 FIRST© Choice Results

FIRST© Choice is a collection of extra parts, supplies, and tools that are available for F.R.C. teams. There is a relatively complex system that ensures that each team gets a fair chance at the items, each team can get an equal share of the items, and that teams only get items that they desire.

After the process was complete, here is the list of items that our team was selected to receive:

Item Quantity
Battery Charger 1
12V Battery 2
Crimping Tool 1
Digital Multimeter & DVD 1
AndyMark 9015 Motor 4
Gates HTD 170 Tooth Belt, 15mm 1
Throttle Motor 8
Diagonal Cutter 2
Victor 888 2


Wow - important link... The F.R.C. controller system from National Instrument:
      https://decibel.ni.com/content/community/academic/student_competitions/frc

If you're a student at Winthrop High School who wishes to join the team, be sure to visit the “How to Join” page.


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