Pour A Bowl of Cereal
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign: Engineering Open House 2018
Friday, March 09, 2018 Setup Time:
7:00 AM Contest Start Time:
Live Division II - Ages 14 - 18 (High School)
Stephen Fry - invitation signed.
Isaac Cavanaugh - invitation signed.
Alex Kruzich - invitation signed.
Bethany Regnerus - invitation signed.
Mark Kamp - invitation signed.
Tracey Sneed - invitation signed.
Cyla Vos - invitation signed.
Nathan Holwerda - invitation sent
Caleb Thompson - invitation sent
Trent Riemersma - invitation signed.
Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
How many of you just learned something?
Our machine is space themed. During the run, rocket will take of and planets will be visited. The end result will be the creation of the milky way with milk and cereal.
Our Step List
1. Pop balloon (done by starter)
2. Marbles roll through funnel into track
3. Marbles press button
4. Rocket takes of
5. Rocket hits numatics switch
6. Thermometer inflates
7. Thermometer hits lever
8. Lever opens box
9. Balls roll down ramp into funnel
10. Balls pop Balloon
11. Ballon flips up Sign
12. Sign releases rocket
13. Rocket hits weight
14. Weight hits button
15. Rocket takes of
16. Rocket hits track and releases marbles
17. Marbles roll down track
18. Marbles complete circuit
19. Motor pulls block out
20. Box opens and cereal pours out.
Our Close-ups: Photos
A maximum of 3 close-ups (scanned diagrams, photos). Images must be JPG or PNG, and less than 5 MB.
Our Close-ups: Task Completion
Our Machine Explaination and Walkthrough
Our Machine Run Videos