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RC Classic

2016-2017 WINTER IEEE RC CLASSIC

February 28th in the Great Hall @ 6PM

The RC Classic is now an annual event that happens at the end of every winter semester.

The rules are listed below the page. There is a $20 registration fee per team to help support the event.*

Pay via PayPal (exec@ieeebcit.org) or in-person.

Registration for new teams closes on Friday February 10th.

For more details, visit our RC Classic Facebook Group or contact us at rcclassic@ieeebcit.org

 

*Please note:  If a team wants to enter multiple cars, it is $20 registration fee for every additional car. Each member must register but only one payment per car!

 

Thank you to the contributing sponsors of The 2017 RC Classic! Make sure to be at the Great hall at 6PM on Tues February 28th!

PUT YOUR SKILLS TO THE TEST

Team up in groups of 2-5 and build a remote control car out-of-scratch. Apply what you have learned so far in ECET!

Car designs and tutorials will be provided.

JUDGING CRITERIA

Points are awarded based on:

lap time (50%), aesthetics (20%), innovation/technology, (20%) and group presentation (10%)

BUILD FROM SCRATCH

  • You may interface a pre-existing controller (XBOX, PS, etc.)
  • The motor cannot be originally manufactured with the chassis.
  • Chassis can be used from purchased RC cars, model cars, etc.

General Rules

  • Teams of 2-5
  • The RC car CANNOT exceed 25cm by 20cm by 10cm (length x width x height)
  • Build from scratch only
  • Must be controlled wirelessly
  • One wireless controller per RC Car
  • RC Car has to be powered by electrical motors (no petrol, etc.)
  • Cannot hover or fly
  • NO WEAPONS or ways to destroy/disrupt opponent cars or cause bodily harm
  • Can use any form of wireless communication (Bluetooth, Wi-Fi etc.)
  • Remember, to always have fun!