Team # 311: atidim TEAM PAGE

amit hatzor
hatzor, israel, Israel

Online Contest:
Open An Umbrella
Online Division II - Ages 14 - 18 (High School)
Team Leader: uri dar
Team Members: 6
Invitations: 0



What we're studying:
energy transmission machine

Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
"If you believe in something - go for it"

Why we think we should win:
because we are young, hardworking and talented

Suggestion for next year's challenge:
to invent a teaching robot


The machine was built with the available materials that we had in our school and in our homes based on the principles of green building. The team consists of students from grades 8 to 12 who all worked together to create a successful machine in under one week.

Our Step List

1. carriage is pushed into another carriage
2. second carriage pushes a ball
3. ball falls down a tube
4. ball pushes another ball
5. ball starts a chain of dominoes
6. dominoes puch a ball
7. ball falls on spring
8. spring launches rocket
9. ball from step 4 puches a seperate ball
10. ball starts a seperate chain of dominoes
11. dominoes push a ball
12. ball falls down a tube
13. ball pushes another ball
14. ball fall into a cup inside a tube
15. cup falls onto a spring
16. spring pushes a switch
17. switch turns on the lights
18. cup from step 14 pulls a string
18. string releases a stopper
19. stopper releases a ball
20. ball falls into a bent tube
21. ball jumps out of the tube into another tube
22. ball falls into a cup
23. cup falls and pulls a string
24. string pulls the velcro holding the umbrella closed
25. umbrella opens

Our Close-ups: Photos

Our Close-ups: Favorite Step

Our Close-ups: Task Completion

Our Machine Explaination and Walkthrough

Our Machine Run Videos

Machine Run #1
Machine Run #2