What is Petrosains RBTX Challenge?
Petrosains RBTX Challenge 2018 is an event where all robotics enthusiast will gather to learn, discover, and battle their robotic creations. This pilot event by Petrosains will be a platform for all walks of life to explore and share their interest and knowledge in robotics. The offerings for this year will include Robotic Workshops, Zone Qualifying and a Grand Finale.
Closing date for registration is on 31 March 2018.
The Challenge of the competition is for an autonomous (self-directed) robot 'mouse' or called The Hungry Mouse race against the clock to collect as much as possible within a 8 cell by 8 cell maze. The fruit photos are placed randomly on the floor of the maze.
A match involves two contestants (one operator per robot can be registered, but may be assisted by their mechanic/team) who starts the robot that they have made themselves in the Ring according to the Game Rules.
The challenge of the competition is to make a robot that can move on a given line (white on black or black on white) and reach the finish as soon as possible.