Team # 39: Milan Middle School TEAM PAGE

Milan Middle School
Milan, IN, United States

Online Contest:
Open An Umbrella
Online Division I - Ages 11 - 14 (Middle School)
Team Leader: Jeremiah Loehmer
Team Members: 10
Invitations: 0

What we're studying:
8th grade engineering

Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled. ----Plutarch

Why we think we should win:
We worked hard, had a great time, and built something fun, interesting, and it works!

Suggestion for next year's challenge:
Put toothpaste on a toothbrush.

A Toy Story

Our Step List

1. Remote control is pressed to make truck go
2. Truck runs into Sheriff Woodie
3. Sheriff woodie hits marble
4. Marble rolls down tube and hits trigger of mousetrap
5. Mousetrap springs yanking prop from cup
6. Cup tips releasing ball
7. Ball hits 4 wheeler
8 4 wheeler rolls into books
9. Book hits button on robot
10. Button turns on motor
11. Motor winds up string attached to chair
12. Chair falls releasing zip line commando
13. Commando releases string
14. String releases umbrella

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