Symbotic builds and automates warehouses. While moving big boxes sometimes their robots sometimes spill a variety of foods on the track and they needed away to clean it up. So they a cash prize and held a competition. WPI decided to put 5 freshman and one somophore on the project. My team and I won 2nd place and 25,000 dollars.
What I did
While I worked on every aspect of this project either building or helping my teammates, I did this thing and this thing too.
- Large roller brush
- EDF based vaccum
- Front mechanism is actuated up to avoid collisions
- Water sprayers for particularly sticky messes