Team # 1185: Poly Techies TEAM PAGE

Purdue Polytechnic High School
Indianapolis, IN, United States

Online Contest:
Put Money in a Piggy Bank
Online Division II - Ages 14 - 18 (High School)
Team Leader: Lacey A Beatty
Team Members: 3
Invitations: 13
Maurice Hunt - invitation sent
Maurice Hunt - invitation sent
Anjay Ganaishlal - invitation sent
Clark Miller - invitation sent
Liam Greene - invitation signed.
Luis Campillo - invitation sent
Ryan Latimore - invitation sent
Fernando Sanchez-Pernisola - invitation sent
Nash Sweney - invitation sent
Aidan Burke - invitation sent
ashley antunez - invitation signed.
Rovelia Hunter - invitation sent
joshua antunez - invitation signed.

What we're studying:
We are studying design thinking .

Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
"it doesn't matter how it looks ass long ass it works ''

Why we think we should win:
we should win because we work with people we didn't know as well at first with different strengths and opinions . We were still able to create a successful project

Suggestion for next year's challenge:
Next years task should be to getting a phone to power on

Favorite Rube Goldberg video:

The theme of our machine is "Toy Story". Our project is built upon many ideas that were implemented together to make our machine.

Our Step List

!-ball falling
2-hits lever
3-knocks over domino
4-hits stick on a pivot
5-stick hits marble
6-marble hits a mouse trap
7-mouse trap goes off hitting the straw
8-straw sets off a mouse trap
9-mouse trap hits the marble
10-marble rolls down trap hitting a button that sets off a car
11-car goes down ramp hitting a marble
12-marble rolls down track hitting dominoes
13-marble hits wood block on a pivot
14-Wood hits marble
15-marble travels on a wooden track falls down into a funnel goes through tunnels

Our Close-ups: Photos

A maximum of 3 close-ups (scanned diagrams, photos). Images must be JPG or PNG, and less than 5 MB.

Our Close-ups: Task Completion

Our Machine Explaination and Walkthrough

Our Machine Run Videos

Machine Run #1
Machine Run #2