Team # 290: Bulldog Engineering TEAM PAGE

JWP High School
Janesville, Minnesota, United States

Contest:
Open An Umbrella
Host: Minnesota Center For Engineering and Manufacturing Excellence (MNCEME) at Minnesota State University, Mankato
Thursday, March 03, 2016
Setup Time: 9:00 AM
Contest Start Time: 11:45 AM
Live Division II - Ages 14 - 18 (High School)
Team Leader: Eric Kehoe
Team Members: 4
Invitations: 0



Our Step List

1. Button turns on motor.
2. Motor pulls ribbon.
3. Ribbon releases ball.
4. Ball moves pivot.
5. Pivot releases car.
6. Car sets off mousetrap.
7. Mousetrap pulls weight down.
8. Weight pulls pin.
9. Pin releases plane.
10. Plane pulls pin.
11. Pin releases ball.
12. Ball hits weight.
13. Weight tips ramp starting ball.
14. Ball completes circuit, activating bell.
15. Bell triggers sound sensor, activating motor.
16. Motor pulls pin.
17. Pin releases large metal ball.
18. Ball hits cup, triggering servo.
19. Servo pulls pin.
20. Pin releases marble.
21. Marble hits cup, triggering servo.
22. Servo pulls pin.
23. Pin releases marble.
24. Marble hit cup, triggering servo.
25. Servo pulls pin.
26. Pin releases small marble.
27. Marble hits cup, triggering servo.
28. Servo dumps water.
29. Water weighs down cup.
30. Cup completes circuit, activating fan.
31. Fan blows ping pong ball.
32. Ping pong ball trips the light sensor - activates motor.
33. Motor releases cart.
34. Cart hits hammer.
35. Hammer opens umbrella.

Our Close-ups: Photos

Our Close-ups: Favorite Step

Our Close-ups: Task Completion

Our Machine Explaination and Walkthrough

Our Machine Run Videos