Team # 1092: South Ripley Junior High TEAM PAGE

South Ripley Junior High School
Versailles, IN, United States

Contest:
Put Money in a Piggy Bank
Host: Genesis: Pathways to Success
Saturday, March 09, 2019
Setup Time: 8:30 AM
Contest Start Time: 10:30 AM
Live Division I - Ages 11 - 14 (Middle School)
Team Leader: Nick Weismiller
Team Members: 12
Invitations: 13
Nick Miller - invitation signed.
Anna Barrett - invitation signed.
Logan McGee - invitation signed.
Evan Eaglin - invitation signed.
Gracey West - invitation signed.
Brionna Linkel - invitation signed.
Shawnee Goddard - invitation signed.
Isabella Prosser - invitation sent
Evan Eaglin - invitation signed.
Gracey West - invitation signed.
Brionna Linkel - invitation signed.
Shawnee Goddard - invitation signed.
Isabella Prosser - invitation signed.



What we're studying:
The effects of gravity on the investment of coinage.

Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
Wait for iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiittttttt!

Why we think we should win:
We turned everyday supplies into a functioning, useful, and aesthetically pleasing machine.

Suggestion for next year's challenge:
Erase a dry erase board.


This machine is (hopefully) the least cost-effective way to enter money into a piggy bank.

Our Step List

1. Car enters funnel and goes down the chute.
2. Car causes the cup to tip and trigger...
3. Marble down tubes into...
4. Ruler lever that knocks over
5. Marble container that spills marbles onto...
6. The marble track that causes a lever arm to
7. Activate the first car that...
Steps 8 -14
Hits hinges to activate subsequent cars...
15. That knocks a cup off of a ledge that...
16. Pulls a string to...
17. Lifts a track that...
18. Causes the coin to full into the piggy bank.

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