Apply A BAND-AID®
Santa Monica Pier - Middle School
Sunday, March 05, 2017 Setup Time:
9:00 AM Contest Start Time:
Live Division I - Ages 11 - 14 (Middle School)
What we're studying:
Kinematics and forces.Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
Water breaks through rock not because of its power but because of its perseverance.Why we think we should win:
We spent a long time and all our weekends on this!Suggestion for next year's challenge:
Please make it food related, or maybe sharpen a pencil.
A very homemade way to transfer energy in 20 steps to apply a Band-Aid in the silliest way possible!
The theme of the machine is saving the earth, since everything in our environment is interconnected and affects one another.
Our Step List
1. Marble drop through funnel.
2. Marble hits dominoes.
3. Marble runs down ramps in S-shapes.
4. Marble hits dominoes.
5. Dominoes hit car.
6. Car hits marble.
7. Marble hits dominoes.
8. Dominoes hit swinging ramp on wheels.
9. Swinging ramp on wheels hits marble
10. Marble goes down ramp.
11. Marble hits dominoes.
12. Marble hits connect.
13. Connect hits dominoes.
14. Dominoes hit marble.
15. Marble hits lever.
16. Lever applies Band-Aid.*
*More steps to come by Sunday!!
Our Close-ups: Photos
Our Close-ups: Favorite Step
Our Close-ups: Task Completion
Our Machine Explaination and Walkthrough
Our Machine Run Videos