Seafarers TEAM PAGE

East Rutherford Middle School
Bostic, NC, USA

Online Contest:
Hammer A Nail
Online Division I - Ages 11 - 14 (Middle School)
Team Leader: Shane O
Team Members: 12
Invitations: 0

What we're studying:
Work smarter, not harder.

Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
Most of what we used was junk that we found in an unused classroom at our school.

Favorite Rube Goldberg video:

We had the BEST time working on this and we hope that all who watch enjoy!!! :D

Our Step List

Step 1 - pull string holding up string with two clips attached

Step 2 - two clips on string act as a pendulum and hit clip on rope

Step 3 - the clip slides down a zip line

Step 4 - clip hits a box

Step 5 - box falls causing ramp to move dropping marble

Step 6 - marble goes down a marble slide

Step 7 - marble jumps off marble slide to a ramp

Step 8 - marble hits a set of dominos

Step 9 - dominos hit another marble

Step 10 - marble moves down two rods and hits another set of dominos

Step 11 - dominos hits a C.D. case( taped to two strings and each string taped to a domino)

Step 12 - C.D. case pulls down the two dominos which releases a roll of tape

Step 13 - roll of tape rolls down a chair and hits boxes

Step 14 - boxes fall like dominos to hit another set of dominos

Step 15 - dominos hit a domino box lid

Step 16 - the domino box lid slides into a roll of string

Step 17 - roll of string rolls off of table

Step 18 - roll of string hammers in the nail :D

Our Close-ups: Photos

Our Close-ups: Favorite Step

Our Close-ups: Task Completion

Our Machine Explaination and Walkthrough

Our Machine Run Videos

Machine Run #1