Team # 805: Trinity Eagles TEAM PAGE

Trinity Christian School
Opelika, Alabama, United States

Pour A Bowl of Cereal
Host: Horizon Christian Academy
Saturday, January 27, 2018
Setup Time: 8:00 AM
Contest Start Time: 1:00 PM
Live Division II - Ages 14 - 18 (High School)
Team Leader: Eric Johnson
Team Members: 6
Invitations: 8
Curt Johnson - invitation signed.
Josh Kroll - invitation signed.
Andrew Tillman - invitation signed.
James Middleton - invitation signed.
Nathan Hunter - invitation sent
Jackson Washburn - invitation signed.
Jackson Washburn - invitation signed.
Jackson Washburn - invitation sent

What we're studying:
Introduction to programming and robotics through the use of micro-controllers.

Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
Fail fast and move on.

Why we think we should win:
Our solution is very reliable and creative.

Suggestion for next year's challenge:
Screw in a light bulb

Favorite Rube Goldberg video:

Saturday morning breakfast made simple.

Our Step List

1. Student Presses Remote
2. Remote turns on motor
3. Motor pulls string to open door
4. Door releases ball
5. Ball hits block
6. Block hits car
7. Car knocks off larger block
8. Block falls and pulls peg out
9. Peg releases door knob
10. Door knob swings and hits golf ball
11. Golf ball hits latch
12. Latch swings and knocks off pendulum
13. Pendulum hits target
14. Target pulls nail
15. Nail releases spring
16. Spring pulls string to release ball
17. Ball travels down plinko to hit marble
18. Marble knocks over dominos
19. Domino falls to pull string to pull lever
20. Lever release block
21. Block swings to knock over cereal box
Cereal is poured into the 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