Weekly Update 6

February 18th, 2017 Greetings everyone, This week our build and electrical sub-teams have been working hard to put the final touches on this year’s robot. Our spirit sub-team has been creating the buttons for all of the upcoming  DNA events. The team hosted its annual robot reveal on Thursday, February 16th. We would like to […]

Weekly Update 5

February 9th, 2017 Greetings everyone, Denfeld Nation Automation (DNA) Update for Week 5 This week our build and electrical has been hard at work finalizing our robot frame. We have finished the Woodie Flowers Award and the Entrepreneurship Award as well. Our programming team has been experimenting with vision processing. Our graphic design team has […]

Weekly Update 4

February 4th, 2017 Greetings Everyone, Denfeld Nation Automation (DNA) Update for Week 4 This week, our team has been hard at work. The build and electrical teams have been working on prototyping various components of the robot and piecing together the electrical board. Design team has been working on the frame and gear piece design […]

Weekly Update 3

January 31st, 2017 Denfeld Nation Automation (DNA) Update for Week 3 We are now 25 days from when we must complete the robot for this year’s Steamworks competition. This week our build team has been constantly designing and upgrading our robot. The frame is constructed, and we are evaluating how to mount different required items […]

Weekly Update 2

January, 19th, 2017 Greetings Everyone, Denfeld Nation Automation (DNA) Update for Week 2 This week we have been working to perfect our previous prototypes for our robot. We also have been working hard creating our version of the playing field so our robot can function and practice for the real thing. We finalized the design […]

Weekly Updates

January, 12th, 2017 Greetings Everyone, Denfeld Nation Automation (DNA) Update for Week 1 This week, we were given the challenge for the 2017 FIRST Robotics Competition STEAMWORKS. We have included a link to this year’s challenge here. Our first week consisted of developing a general idea on how our robot is going to function, prototyping […]


On December 3rd, teams from all around the area went to Itasca Community College for a day of robotics training seminars. Students learned programming, electrical wiring, and other aspects of robotics that will help them as they prepare to tackle this year’s FIRST Robotics challenge! Our team presented two classes: Drive Trains and Transmissions, and […]

Marshall Lego Competition

Hello, everyone! We want to thank the students from Denfeld Nation Automation who volunteered at the Marshall Lego Robotics Competition on December 3rd. We helped in several areas like concessions, pit supervision, and floating volunteers at this event, etc. A heartfelt thanks from the entire DNA team and its mentors.

Barnes & Noble

On November, 5th, 2016, Denfeld Nation Automation, Marshall Topper Bots, and Lakeview Christian Academy Lions Pride all demonstrated their teams robot during the Mini Maker Fair.

Harley Davidson Event!

Greetings team! We have organized an event for students and parents alike at the Harley Davidson Sports Center. This event is a chance to get hours for those who have not met their requirements just yet! The gift wrapping will take place on December 17th, from 9AM to 5PM. Team members who attend are required […]