Answered: Driver Aids

Are drivers or coaches allowed to use tools for any of the following:

-To reposition their robot? (ex. A hook to grab their robot and pull it around the starting tile)
–To reposition their robot with a measuring stick? (or a reference stick for distance of some other description
-To match load the robot? (ex. A tube full of matchloads that are dumped into the robot with a quick-release trigger)
–To match load the robot because you can’t reach it? (Ex. A couple of grippy paddles on handles)
-To manipulate sensors on the robot? (ex. A stick to press buttons with at a distance)

None of the examples given are legal during a match.