We are the Manchester Machine Makers, the robotics 4-H club & FIRST Tech Challenge team from Manchester, Vermont.

Welcome to our website! You can learn more about our team, check out our robots, or contact us.

Congratulations to the Team!

The Manchester Machine Makers participated in the Vermont State FIRST Tech Challenge Championship competition on February 11, 2023. The Team made it to the semifinals and won the Control Award!

Latest from the Blog

FIRST Global Inclusivity Conference 2023: A Report

Last weekend, a couple of our team members attended the 2023 FIRST Global Inclusivity Conference, hosted by team 5773 Ink & Metal in San Francisco, California. There were a wide variety of teams and mentors from several different countries in different parts of the world, and we all presented our teams and then talked about…

#16221 at the Vermont FTC Championship, Feb. 11, 2023

What a day! We brought Ahnold up to CVU for the Vermont FTC Championship tournament on February 11, 2023. The team started out before dawn in order to arrive in time to present to the judges in the very first slot at 7:30am. Then it was on to the robot inspection, where the officials made…

CVU, Here We Come…!

We’re on our way! We’ve polished up our portfolio, practiced our presentation, and now we just need to pack everything into the car tomorrow for the early morning drive up to Hinesburg, VT. We encourage all our friends and supporters to stop by and cheer for all the Vermont FTC teams.* Qualification matches begin at…

In the News!

The News Project: Clickers, Makers, Robots
Across the Fence: 04/04/2022 FTC Robotics Competition
GNAT TV: The News Project – the Manchester Machine Makers Make a First Place!