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by orangemen200
March 3rd, 2013, 1:28 pm
Forum: Mission Possible B
Topic: Mentor's role during event
Replies: 5
Views: 1864

Mentor's role during event

This is my first time acting as mentor. I'm not quite sure what I'm supposed to do at the event? Am I participating in the impound? Do I get to watch the team describe and work the machine when actually being scored? Do I double check to make sure it's all set up correctly? Anyone have past experien...
by orangemen200
March 2nd, 2013, 4:59 pm
Forum: Mission Possible B
Topic: final task stopping
Replies: 2
Views: 1418

final task stopping

hello. for my final task i am using an elevator with oulleys and a motor, but the only problem is that the motor does not stop by itself. when does the run actualy end? if the motor goes on, it will destroy the elevator. when does it officially end? thanks :D
by orangemen200
February 5th, 2013, 6:34 pm
Forum: Mission Possible B
Topic: Mission Possible B
Replies: 98
Views: 17834

Imaginary box?

So my team is looking to build a box that has screws/nails that extend through the box. Does anyone know if the measurements include anything that sticks out the back of the box or is it just the interior? It's our first time in the competition and the team is getting worried that the extra half inc...
by orangemen200
January 20th, 2013, 4:37 pm
Forum: Mission Possible B
Topic: Gears & Levers Questions
Replies: 32
Views: 5989

gear makeup

can the gears be made of a buidding material such as kinex or legos?

i know that these are commercial brand products, but they don't make the gears themselves

any other gear suggestions would also be helpfull