Team # 174: Team Goldy TEAM PAGE

Maple River High School
Mapleton, MN, United States

Contest:
Open An Umbrella
Host: Minnesota Center For Engineering and Manufacturing Excellence (MNCEME) at Minnesota State University, Mankato
Thursday, March 03, 2016
Setup Time: 9:00 AM
Contest Start Time: 11:45 AM
Live Division II - Ages 14 - 18 (High School)
Team Leader: Gwen Isaacson
Team Members: 7
Invitations: 0



What we're studying:
Circular Motion, Newtons 3 laws of motion, 2-D and 1-D Kinematics, Velocity, Friction, Projectile Motion, Acceleration, and Speed.

Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
¨No¨ - Mrs. Isaacson

Why we think we should win:
For our innovated design process.;

Suggestion for next year's challenge:
Ringing a doorbell.


T-shirt launcher opens 3 umbrellas
Train knocks over lock
Fan pushes car
Umbrellas every where

Our Step List

1. Person releases the marbles
2. Marble presses a button which activates the magnetic lift
3. Marble hits tire
4. Tire knocks over Yoyo
5. Yoyo knocks over dominos
6. Dominos propel train down the ramp
7. Train uncovers hole by moving block of wood
8. Marbles fall into cup
9. Cup of marbles pulls the lever to start the fan
10. Fan pushes a blue car
11. Car hits a ruler
12. Ruler hits marble
13. Marble hits golf ball
14. Golf ball sets off mouse trap
15. Mouse trap pulls a string attached to the nerf gun
16. Nerf gun shoots the train
17. Train hits the lock
18. Lock drops on scissors
19. Scissors cuts the string to release the ball on the pulley
20. Ball presses button to start t-shirt launcher
21. Air from the t-shirt launcher opens the Umbrella

Our Close-ups: Photos

Our Close-ups: Favorite Step

Our Close-ups: Task Completion

Our Machine Explaination and Walkthrough

Our Machine Run Videos