Chicago EDT - Chicago Engineering Design Team
MRDC - Midwestern Robotics Design Competition
- STELLA is a robot that will compete in MRDC.
RMC - Robotic Mining Competition
- Surus is EDT's former entry for RMC.
ART - Aerial Robotics Team
ROS - Robot Operating System
PCB - Printed Circuit Board
BOM - Bill Of Materials
CAD - Computer Aided Design
- Solidworks is a CAD software.
- EAGLE is a PCB CAD software.
THE SHOP refers to the garage itself
THE MILL refers to the big, grey machine at the rear-side of the shop. Used to fabricate raw materials, usually metal.
RMC ARENA refers to the big sand box at the rear-side of the shop. Used to test the RMC robot.
ROBOTEQ refers to the commonly used motor controller at EDT. Used to control motors (Obviously).
THE CIVILS/ASCE refer to our neighbors, the American Society of Civil Engineering. They use part of the shop.