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October 03, 2015
Written by Doug Geiman
Matt Olsen said:
Does the black border around the lake count as part of the lake or would touching it make your hovercraft score only partial credit?
Doug- RCX said:
The mission states “Grey” area. Therefore, if the Hovercraft touches any other color, it would score as partial credit.
Casey Watson said:
What if the hovercraft is upside down in the lake or partially touching the lake?
At NO point is it stated the position of the Hovercraft; right side up, upside down, on its side. Therefore all positions would score.
“Completely” & “Partially” is stated in the document and video. You would receive the corresponding score.
Mike Epperson said:
Can the hovercraft be pushed as in the way the video shows?
Doug RCX said:
Kelly Klausing said:
Where is the hovercraft starting point on the board?
The Hovercraft starts in the Safe Zone
jennifer caudill said:
When can you pick up the robot? Can you pick the robot up as soon as an attachment touches the black border?
The General Rules provide a complete description on Entering the Safe Zone.
The simple answer is, as soon as any part of the robot crosses the black line, you may touch the robot
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