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[DPRG] More waypoints

Subject: [DPRG] More waypoints
From: -Old Dog- puppy_dog500 at yahoo.com
Date: Wed Sep 20 13:21:24 CDT 2006


As part of contest preparations and club
responsibility, I talked to Summer Smith (our museum
liaison) and actually walked her through the course I
had laid out. The purpose for this, was to make sure
our machines represented no potential problems to the
area and to insure there would be no nasty surprises
come Saturday.

If you haven’t done something like that prior to
posting your course, I would recommend you do so.


--- "David P. Anderson" <dpa at io.isem.smu.edu> wrote:

> Howdy,
> Here are the waypoints I described to Ed and Steve
> at the
> RBNO last night.  These form a triangle in the
> meadow behind
> the Natural History Museum next door to The Science
> Place.
> Those with robots not ready to compete in the Long
> Haul
> competiton might use any or all or none of these for
> robo-demos on Saturday.
> Two of the waypoints are on plastic water utility
> cover plates,
> and the third I stuck a survey flag in the ground,
> maybe it
> will still be there Saturday:
>  32.77855	Plastic water cover plate
> -96.76357
>  32.77799	Survey flag
> -96.76349
>  32.77827	Plastic water cover plate
> -96.76378
> Here are the points plotted on a satellite photo:
> See you Saturday,
> dpa
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