Team # 437: North Butler TEAM PAGE

North Butler High School
Greene, Iowa, United States

Host: St. Ansgar High School
Monday, February 20, 2017
Setup Time: 8:00 AM
Contest Start Time: 12:00 PM
Live Division II - Ages 14 - 18 (High School)
Team Leader: Bryan Tabbert
Team Members: 3
Invitations: 0

What we're studying:
Engineering principles, Kinetic and Potential Energy

Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
Just get it done!

Why we think we should win:
We used unique steps such as electric motors and water balloons.

Our theme is dangerous jobs, including farming, construction, mining, and military.

Our Step List

1. Fill Silo with corn
2. Corn weighs down Feed bunk teeter totter
3. teeter totter knocks ball down ramp
4. ball runs into dominos
5. domino sets off mousetrap
6. Mouse trap pulls stick out of skid loader bucket
7. Bucket releases balls into hill
8. Tips cup of water over that runs down “irrigation system” and dumps onto water mill on construction table
9. Water falls on water mill
10. Mill hits golf ball and rolls into lever
11. golf ball rolls down ramp
12. golf ball lands on truck sending it down short ramp
13. Truck rolls into motor turning it on
14. motor pulls domino
15. domino sets off mouse trap
16. mouse trap pulls nail lever into ballon
17. ballon pops
18. Water flies down zig zag
19. water hits dominos knocking them over
20. dominos set off mouse trap
21. mouse trap releases hammer
22. hammer turns on motor
23. motor pulls dump truck into dominos
24. dominos knock over onto mouse trap
25. mouse trap pulls wood
26. wood pulls into bandaid

Our Close-ups: Photos

Our Close-ups: Favorite Step

Our Close-ups: Task Completion

Our Machine Explaination and Walkthrough

Our Machine Run Videos