The mechanical team makes the robot and all of the attachments. Students get training with SolidWorks, a variety of tools and materials, and have the opportunity to learn about the engineering process.
On this subteam you will be very hands on, working close to the robot. You'll always find mechanical students in the competition pits fine-tuning and maintaining the bot. If you want to join this subteam, prepare to get your hands dirty and have lots of fun.