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Official Q&A: VRC 2020-2021: Change Up

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The Extent of Motor Modification


TIGR
1 year ago

What is considered modifying a motor? It has been previously ruled that removing the motor screws does not count, but does removing other parts count?

Similarly to a motor screw, the motor cap is a non-electronic part sold separately on the VEX website, so do you consider removing it from the motor a modification?

Furthermore, can they be modified? Can you cut a motor screw to be shorter or or add another hole in the motor cap for a screw?

Answered by Game Design Committee

Please see this similar Q&A post in the VEX U Q&A, which we believe answers your question. If it does not, please feel free to rephrase and re-submit.

www.robotevents.com/VEXU/2020-2021/QA/611