Team # 366: NCA Shuma Squad TEAM PAGE

Newark Collegiate Academy
Newark, NJ, United States

Host: Lower Hudson Valley Engineering Expo
Sunday, April 02, 2017
Setup Time: 9:00 AM
Contest Start Time: 11:00 AM
Live Division II - Ages 14 - 18 (High School)
Team Leader: Elliot Teichman
Team Members: 5
Invitations: 0

What we're studying:

The machine represents a playground where you will find many children running around with masses acting as children. The focus of our story is the child going down the slide, who needs a band-aid. The "children" in the machine help the child get down the slide into the waiting arms of the child's parent.

Our Step List

1. Mass Drops
2. Block is Pulled Up from falling mass
3. Block is removed from Under Child 1
4. Child 1 pulls wall 1
5. Kid slides to wall 2
6. Lever drops on sea-saw
7. Sea-saw throws child 2 off the table
8. Child 2 pulls pulley system
9. Pulley lifts block from under parent 1
10. Parent 1 pushes child 3 on the swing
11. Child 3 swings into parent 2
12. Parent 2 pushes child 4 down slide
13. Child 4 hits parent 3
14. Parent 3 pushed into pulley clip
15. Pulley drops mass onto spinner 1
16. Spinner hits spinner 2
17. Spinner 2 hits mass on the sign.
18. Mass drops over the sign pulling wall 2
19. Wall 2 releases kid down ramp
20. Kid slides into band-aid
21. Parent 4 catches the kid

Our Close-ups: Photos

Our Close-ups: Favorite Step

Our Close-ups: Task Completion

Our Machine Explaination and Walkthrough

Our Machine Run Videos