Step Up

Design a manually controlled robot to climb stairs.

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A demo bot for staircase traversal in action

Robot Specifications

  1. The dimension of robot is 25cmx20cmx20cm, with 10% tolerance.
  2. There’s no restriction in controlling ways, i.e., control can be wired or wireless.
  3. Readymade toys/Lego kits/Hydraulic System/IC engines are not allowed.

Team Specifications

  1. Team should consist maximum 4 members.
  2. Teams can be formed with cross college members.
  3. Only 2 persons will be allowed inside the arena.
  4. Only one robot from each team is allowed inside the arena.

Rules and Regulations

  1. Unethical behavior, e.g., speaking/indicating abusive in the arena, pulling a fight with coordinators/volunteers can cause suspension of the team from the event.
  2. Damaging the arena may lead to direct disqualification.
  3. The decision of team Step-Up is final.
  4. The coordinators have all rights to take final decisions during the event.
  5. The robot maybe disqualified for violating the safety measures.

Event Rules

  1. Each team will be provided with a 220V AC – 50Hz supply. Any kind of onboard power source have to be arranged by the team.
  2. There will be 2 rounds.
    1. Round 1: The Robot has to climb up a stair. Points will be on climbing up and time taken. The teams with more points get selected for the round 2.
    2. Round 2: In this round the robot has to go through a path, a stair will included in it. There will be certain objectives the robot has to fulfill, which will be disclosed at the time of arena.
  3. Damaging the arena may cause direct disqualification.

Point System

This will be introduced at the time of event.

Stair Details:

The stairs will be minimum 8 cm in height and 24 cm in base width

Prize Money - To be announced soon
Koustav Mallick - 9734887255
Soumyadeep - 9051802498