Pour A Bowl of Cereal
Horizon Christian Academy
Saturday, January 27, 2018 Setup Time:
8:00 AM Contest Start Time:
Live Division II - Ages 14 - 18 (High School)
Evan Smith - invitation signed.
Anna Countess - invitation signed.
John Whitlow - invitation signed.
Fikayo Oshinowo - invitation signed.
Brooke Kardoes - invitation signed.
Welcome to Rube University! Today we will be taking you on a tour of our housing facilities! At Rube U we do things a little bit different. Do you have trouble waking up for your 8:00 am class? No worries at Rube U! We will wake you up and pour your bowl of cereal for you. Come along and see what surprises we have in store for you! We're ready, RU?
Our Step List
1. Alarm button is pressed
2. Alarm clock rolls off shelf and hits door
3. Door swings and hits button
4. Button turns on light
5. Door pulls pin
6. Pin releases blind
7. Blind pulls pin
8. Pin releases car
9. Car hits can
10. Final can hits paddle
11. Paddle rotates and hits car
12. Car hits ruler wheel
13. Ruler wheel rotates and releases pin*
14. Ruler wheel continues to rotate and drops ball into trash can
15. Trash can lid rotates and hits car
16. Car rolls down ramp and hits can
17. Can releases Cup of Noodles, which falls
18. Cup of Noodles pulls on sting, which releases pencil
19. Laptop case closes and knocks tape to floor
20. Tape pulls string which prints document
21. *Pin triggers truck
22. Truck rolls down ramp and hits cereal box
23. Final cereal box hits button**
24. Button turns on lights.
25. **Cereal box pulls on fidget spinner
26. Fidget spinner pulls lever arm
27. Lever arm release and block rotates
28. Dog falls off block releasing pin
29. Tray falls into place
30. Tray pulls clothes pin
31. Clothes pin releases monkey
32. Monkey travels down zip line and hits book
33. Book falls over and pulls nail out of wall
34. Nail releases tennis racket
35. Tennis racket falls and rotates picture frame
36. Picture frame rotates and pulls cotter pin
37. Lever arm drops
38. Cereal box rotates
39. Cereal box door opens
40. Cereal pours into bowl
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