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by blakewhittington
Wed Jun 18, 2014 12:53 pm
Forum: 2013-2014 Exploring the Great Lakes (FORUM CLOSED)
Topic: EXPLORER: Agar collector, Cargo container
Replies: 1
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EXPLORER: Agar collector, Cargo container

I understand the rules state that the Agar collector must be under control of the ROV while taking a sample. If the ROV takes the sample and removes the collector from the cup, can the collector be pulled up by a string? Or must the ROV return the collector to the surface side of the pool? Also, sin...
by blakewhittington
Mon Jun 09, 2014 5:02 pm
Forum: 2013-2014 Exploring the Great Lakes (FORUM CLOSED)
Topic: Mission Tank questions
Replies: 1
Views: 2244

Mission Tank questions

We had a few questions about the poolside... 1. Will there be a platform of some type around the tank? (For controls setup, tether management, ROV deployment, etc.) 2. Will there be any sort of shade structure put over the tank to minimize glare on monitors and cameras, etc.? 3. How many stations wi...
by blakewhittington
Mon Jun 02, 2014 10:31 am
Forum: 2013-2014 Exploring the Great Lakes (FORUM CLOSED)
Topic: Area Used to Measure Number of Zebra Mussels
Replies: 2
Views: 2724

Re: Area Used to Measure Number of Zebra Mussels

Jesuit team,

On page 23 of the Competition Manual, the last paragraph states:

"Companies should NOT include the angled bow of the shipwreck or the bottom of the wreck."

Hope this is what you were looking for.

Good Luck at competition,
by blakewhittington
Tue May 06, 2014 8:31 am
Forum: 2013-2014 Exploring the Great Lakes (FORUM CLOSED)
Topic: Photomosaic grid question
Replies: 1
Views: 2450

Photomosaic grid question

Hi, I had a question about the photomosaic grid task. When we get the 5 different images taken of the grid, do the images have to line up right then? Or can they be stretched, skewed, etc. to make the joints line up? Here is a test of what we have done in practice and was wondering if manipulation o...