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igus sponsors 19th annual BEST Robotics Competition
The 19th annual BEST (Boosting Engineering, Science and Technology) Robotics Competition has kicked off at hub locations nationwide. This is the seventh year for igus® as a nationwide product sponsor of the event.
BEST Inc., a non-profit, volunteer organization, aims to inspire middle and high school students to pursue careers in engineering, science and technology through participation in science- and engineering-
This year, BEST teams will have the opportunity to use Energy Chain® cable carriers, DryLin® linear slides, igubal® spherical bearings, and aluminum shafting all donated by igus®. The students have a total of six weeks to design and build their robots and will then compete with their finished products at local events across the U.S.
To learn more about the Y.E.S. Program or to request free samples, visit http://www.igus.com/
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