Here is a page dedicated to useful resources around the interwebs. Enjoy! The links with an asterisk are resources that are especially pertinent or helpful. For further reading, we highly suggest you check out those links.
Official FIRST® Resources¶
General Team Resources¶
Building Resources - Principles¶
Building Resources - Applications¶
3D Printing Practical and Safety Course - Tom Bladykas, FTC 3736
Building Resources - CAD¶
Guide to Rendering in CAD - Justin, FTC 9656
4137 Islandbots Library of goBILDA parts in Fusion360 format:
Building Resources - Calculators¶
HTD Pulley Generator - Henopied, FTC 18255
HTD Belt Generator - Jeremiah, FTC 10641
Coding and Software Resources¶
Java Workshop - FTC 4613
OpenFTC (useful programming tools)* - 4634 FROGbots
Editable Control Award Document - Ryan, FTC 1002
The FIRST® Tech Challenge Discord server is a discussion-based community server that has teams ranging from first-year rookies to Winning Alliance Captains at the World Championships. It also has a channel for direct access to vendors.
FIRST® Updates Now provides FTC/FRC® related content including recaps, shows, analysis, reveals, and top 25.