Mission Drive

Another week and another venue. Team Blockgear have moved to a workshop (obviously, when I say “workshop” I mean garage) with all the 20th century perks. Power supply & lights. …

Man and Machine As One

No gaffer tape in sight. It comes to something when gaffer tape has to give way to tacks and glue. ┬áToday Team Blockgear were in build mode. MDF panels by …

Downhill from Here

Well…it rolls. After its first test run, Team Blockgear are pleased to announce that its soapbox chasis works. Reaching an eye-watering 5.7 mph we were able to match, indeed pass, …

Box Frenzy

Chassis prototyping tonight, both for the soapbox car and for us. Both are winners! Captain Jonny has done a great job, fighting his way through a mountain of cardboard and …