My Robot Almost Caught Fire At Comp?!?!? TRUE STORY ~Storytime~

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nope, been there, done that - at Worlds Toss Up season.

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yOuR tItlE iS NoT eaSIly reAdABle - tRUe STorY!

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Kids routed the battery cable too quickly across their lift that sheared and shorted the battery.

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Motor controllers are basically electric matches.

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Almost caught fire? Try this https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-G9k8R6f9UI

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Was that a V5 battery?

If so, what kind of fire extinguisher do you need to use?

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FTC uses NiMH i think. Maybe it was the android device battery?

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Ah, FTC and FRC are known for these things lol

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The funniest part was that two of the teams just kept driving like nothing had happened. LOL

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