Team # 430: Osage TEAM PAGE

Osage Community Schools
Osage, 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: Kelley Molitor
Team Members: 4
Invitations: 0

What we're studying:
Physical Science

Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
"Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently." Henry Ford

Why we think we should win:
We are sophomores and are not doing this as part of a class and have to work before school and on weekends. We are also following in the spirit of Rube Goldberg and are using recycled material as much as we can.

Suggestion for next year's challenge:
Open a book

Favorite Rube Goldberg video:
Theodore's castle of recycled trash.

Our Step List

1. Golf ball goes down rail
2. Golf ball hits another ball that goes into pvc
3. Ball hits dominoes in the tray
4. Dominoes knock ball off tray
5. Ball goes into cup attached to pulley
6. Pulleys launch toy car
7. Toy car goes down ramp
8. Car hits ball in PVC
9. Ball goes through PVC and hits zip line
10. Zip line hits baseball
11. Baseball knocks down dominoes
12. Dominoes land on pressure sensor
13. Pressure sensor makes motor turn
14. Motor turns gears
15. Gears pull block out from under ruler
16. Ruler falls and hits box of cards
17. Cards pull down on pulley
18. Pulley lifts block preventing ball from going down ramp
19. Ball rolls down ramp
20. Ball falls into cup
21. Cup goes down and pulls up handle on ramp
22. Ball goes down ramp
23. Ball launches car
24. Card hits card deck
25. Cards pull Jenga blocks
26. Thomas the train hits block
27. Block hits mouse trap
28. Bandage hits mouse

Our Close-ups: Photos

Our Close-ups: Favorite Step

Our Close-ups: Task Completion

Our Machine Explaination and Walkthrough

Our Machine Run Videos