Team # 1045: Pekin High School #1 TEAM PAGE

Pekin High School
Pekin, IL, United States

Put Money in a Piggy Bank
Host: Engineering Open House
Friday, March 08, 2019
Setup Time: 7:00 AM
Contest Start Time: 8:30 AM
Live Division II - Ages 14 - 18 (High School)
Team Leader: Priscilla DeLaere
Team Members: 9
Invitations: 14
Michael Johnson - invitation sent
Jaelyn McGhghy - invitation signed.
Alex Rockhold - invitation signed.
Chloe Karanovich - invitation signed.
Sydney Burks - invitation signed.
Chase Gann - invitation sent
Chase Gann - invitation signed.
Colin Beyer - invitation sent
Memphis Null - invitation signed.
Braxton Lovelace - invitation signed.
Ronald Johnson - invitation signed.
Colin Beyer - invitation signed.
Colin Beyer - invitation opened.
Colin Beyer - invitation sent

This Rube Goldberg machine represents everything that is great in the USA. From baseball to soda there are various items that represent the USA theme.

Our Step List

1.String is released and water bottle drops
2.Water enters tubing and goes into cup
3.Cup lowers and pulls string with baseball on it
4.Baseball falls down into baseball glove and book with softball
5.Softball then fall downs to base and close pin moves out of way
6.Pull back car then moves forward
7.The string on the car then pulls up the PVC pipe
8.PVC pipe releases marbles from other end of PVC pipe
9.Marbles then knock cans and gum container falls
10.The container then pulls out pencil
11.Pencil releases sand platform
12.Sand then fills cup and tips over
13.Then baseball then gets pulled down
14.Then the cup then is pulled by the other end of the baseball
15.The golf ball then releases down a path
16.It hits a golf ball that pulls a chain of beads that releases car
17.At the end of the ramp there is a pivot point that pulls dollar
18.Dollar then releases golf ball that hits cup at end
19.The cup then releases balloons
20.The balloons going up then allows cars to go down
21.The cars down then releases little stuffed dragon
22.Dragon then lands on mousetrap
23.Mousetrap pulls up bear
24.Bear releases volleyball 1 to pivot arm
24.Bottom of pivot arm then releases volleyball 2
25.Volleyball 2 then hits baseball bat
26.Rope leaves end of baseball bat
27.Dropping baseball down on pivot arm
28.Other end then pushes up on cup
29.Releasing swinging leg with pulls up on another cup
30.Releasing car and then swings lever arm to hit marble
31.Marble travels down path to cup
32.Cup pushes down and tips of over wood
33.Trip at top of wood then pulls down on can opener
34.Can opener pulls string on bottom of cup 1
35.Cup 1 then pulls cup 2
36.Cup 2 then pulls cup 3
37.Releasing pivot arm that hold Diego
38.Diego goes down zip line
39.Pulling out wood piece
40.Releases the money down ramp
41.Money drops into piggy bank

Our Close-ups: Photos

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Our Close-ups: Task Completion

Our Machine Explaination and Walkthrough

Our Machine Run Videos