Columbus Signature Academy Presents

An Overnight Vex Robotics Competition

Begins : December 5th, 2014

Ends : December 6th, 2014

Location : Central Nine Career Center

Lock Tight Night was featured in Robot Magazine's May/June 2011 Issue

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Click Here for Results from the 2014 Lock Tight Night Event

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Terms & Conditions

* Teams must consist of 3-6 students.

* Teams must bring their own transmitter/controller, recieiver, charger, and extra batteries.

*Must have an adult mentor/teacher in attendance during the entire event.

*Each team member agrees to bring at least one non-perishable food item that is not expired.

*Teams are not allowed to leave the premises or face elimination from the contest.

*No outside food & drinks will be permitted. (Concessions will be provided.)

* Teams will need to inform us of any team member with food allergies upon registration.

*Any student who violates the rules will cause his/her entire team to forfeit participation in the rest of the competition.

* A $35 registration fee is required to attend the event.

*Teams will keep the completed robot & remainder of the robotics kit at the end of the competition.

*While all tools are provided by Central Nine Career Center, teams will need to bring their own safety glasses.

Past Competitions
LTN 2010 - Pictures/Video
LTN 2011 - Pictures/Video
LTN 2012 - Pictures/Video

LTN 2013 - Pictures/Video

Lock Tight Poster

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Corporate Partners

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Dec. 6th - 7:00pm : Doors Open

Dec. 6th - 8:00pm : Students Receive Rules

Dec. 7th - 8:00am : Student Competition

Dec. 7th - 8:00am : Engineers Receive Rules

Dec. 7th - 2:00pm : Engineer vs Student Finals

Dec. 7th - 4:00pm : Awards*

* 1st Place Alliance, 2nd Place Alliance, Engineer's Choice, & Community Service trophies will be awarded.

Kit information for Lock Tight Night will be provided soon. Once the parts list for this year's competition has been finalized, kits can be ordered/processed through:

Still Have Questions?

General Questions/Registration : Travis East

General Questions/Concessions : Sam Hoagland or Mike Paprocki

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