Robot info

Robot:

Ghost Raptor


Type:

Articulated Bar Spinner with Lifter


Team:

Team Raptor

Chuck Pitzer – Captain

Chris Harriman – Weapons Co-pilot / Electrical

Matt Herron – Pit Boss

Vincent Cheung – Radicalized Crew Member

Rachel Lucas – Tracking Software Specialist

Darryl Dawson – Team Machinist

Joel Meine – Graphic Artist Extraordinaire


Hometown:

San Francisco, CA


Sponsors:

Neato Robotics


Website:

ghostraptor.com


Builder info

Builder:

Chuck Pitzer


Job:

Senior Mechanical Engineer at Neato Robotics Inc.


Years competing:

15 years


Favorite tool:

Grinder – for obvious reasons


Favorite robot:

Neato D75 Vacuum Robot


Interesting fact:
Chuck: “When I was 18 I competed in a bodybuilding competition. Luckily, I quickly figured out that bodybuilding wasn’t for me. However, years later, I appeared in Muscle & Fitness! Except I was wearing an exosuit!”