XtremeEngineering

Xtreme Engineering

The Xtreme Engineering course introduces the pearls of the world of engineering, such as robots, off-roaders, sports machines! During the classes, students will be able to build full-featured models, learn and test in practice the work of each unique mechanism and train their robot operating skills in exciting group competitions.

  • 10 modular lessons
  • 300+ motivating slides
  • 700+ pages of construction instructions
  • 30+ minutes of video
  • 50+ practical tasks
  • 40+ summary questions for consolidating knowledge
  • Three levels of complexity of models
  • Basic and extended version of each training model
  • X-ray patterns of the internal structure of each model
  • Algorithms of program operation
  • Individual "smart" program for each training model
You can find the topics for each stage in list below. All materials received via Roboriseit Content Viewer. No additional software needed. Win 7, Win 8 and Win 10 latest update required. Curriculum available in English, Ukrainian and Russian languages.



Curriculum requirements:

  • One LEGO MINDSTORMS Education EV3 Core Set 45544 or 5003400
  • One LEGO MINDSTORMS Education EV3 Expansion Set 45560
  • One ROBORISEIT Power Pack

1. Funny robot

  • What is a "robot"?
  • Introduction to the types of robots
  • Modes of universal robot "Funnybot"
  • Construction of universal robot
  • Programming and testing of various modes of robot

2. Fourwheel drive all-terrain vehicle

  • Introduction to the types of all-wheel drive vehicles
  • Advantages and disadvantages of the vehicle with the side turn
  • Effect of clearance on the patency of wheeled vehicles
  • Transmission of torque from the engine to the wheels with a gear
  • Construction of all-wheel drive
  • Testing the patency and participation in off-road racing

3. Robot hockey player

  • Chassis with three support points: two drive wheels and a third support
  • The advantages and disadvantages of a three-wheeled chassis
  • Transmission of torque from the engine to the wheels using four-tooth gears
  • Construction of a robot-hockey player
  • Participation in the team competition "Robohokey"
  • Creating a unique design of the robot

4. Robodragster

  • Acquaintance with special vehicles for races for a quarter of a mile - dragsters
  • Investigation of the design of the upshift
  • Dependence of acceleration dynamics from the diameter of drive wheels
  • The effect of the programmed power of the servo motors on the speed of the robot
  • Construction of a dragster
  • Competition dragsters for speed in doubles
  • Improvement and customization of the robot

5. Robotic truck. Program differential.

  • Features of passing the turns of the vehicle on the car chassis
  • What functions the differential performs
  • Verification of the possibility of simulating the operation of the differential by using an independent driving wheel drive
  • Advantages and disadvantages of the "electronic differential"
  • Construction of racing truck
  • Participation in truck racing, and competition for the accuracy of maneuvering

6. Trike

  • Acquaintance with three-wheeled vehicles
  • Identify the advantages and disadvantages of three-wheeled motorcycles
  • Testing the work of the differential
  • Construction of three-wheeled robot
  • Participation in the demonstration races of the trikes

7. Crawler robot

  • Introduction to the caterpillar propulsion device
  • The role of the suspension and its settings
  • Construction of a crawler robot
  • Testing the running characteristics of a crawler all-terrain vehicle
  • Cross Country Races

8. Рlanetary rover

  • Introduction to the planetary rovers
  • History of Mars research
  • Mission of Mars rover Spirit
  • Features of the structure of the running gear of rovers
  • Investigation of the maneuvering of modern planetary rovers
  • Building a model of the rover Spirit
  • Conducting research and photographing of unknown surface

9. Snowmobile

  • Features of the construction of modern snowmobiles
  • Design and use of skis
  • The advantages of using a combination of skis and caterpillars
  • The role of the suspension for the movement of the robot
  • Construction of a snowmobile robot
  • Testing the driving qualities of the model

10. Hot Rod

  • Acquaintance with Hot Rods - a separate class of cars
  • The need for differentials in cars
  • Acquaintance with varieties of automobile suspension types (dependent, independent). The role of suspension in a sports car
  • Construction of robot on the automobile chassis
  • Study of the work of an independent suspension. Participation in sports cars racing
  • The methods of summing up engine power
  • The structure of the steering trapezoid