Ann Arbor, MI 48103, USA
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2013 – Discobolus

Name

Discobolus

Named after a famous Classical Greek statue of the same name. The statue shows an athlete preparing to throw a discus, which was appropriate to this season’s game. It also fits into the team’s Greek/Roman theme.

Status

Out of Service

Season Record

  • Kettering:
    • Rank 8
    • Record 8 – 6 – 0
    • Quarter-Finalist
  • Grand Blanc:
    • Rank 12
    • Record 7 – 7 – 0
    • Quarter-Finalist


Specifications:

Drive Train
  • (4) CIM motors on Vexpro ball shifters
  • (8) Wheel dropped center tank drive
  • 6″ direct drive wheel with 4″ wheels with roughtop tread
  • 14ft/sec in high gear
Shooter
  • (1) CIM direct drive on an 8″ rubber wheel
  • Top shooting speed at 70mph
  • AM-9012 motor for feeding frisbee at speed
Climber
  • (2) Pneumatic cylinders pull a lever arm for 10 point climb