Could you let me know if the flags from Turning Point can be reused as legal plastic for competition, as long as we take measures to cover the red/blue/green colors on the flags and use the correct amount? Thanks for your time!
A limited amount of custom plastic is allowed. Robots may use non-shattering plastic from the
following list; polycarbonate (Lexan), acetel monopolymer (Delrin), acetal copolymer (Acetron GP), POM
(acetal), ABS, PEEK, PET, HDPE, LDPE, Nylon (all grades), Polypropylene, FEP; as cut from a single 12” x
24” sheet up to 0.070” thick.
a. Shattering plastic, such as acrylic, is prohibited.
b. Plastic may be mechanically altered by cutting, drilling, bending etc. It cannot be chemically
treated, melted, or cast. Heating polycarbonate to aid in bending is acceptable.