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by embokim
February 5th, 2019, 1:52 pm
Forum: 2019 Regionals & States
Topic: New York 2019
Replies: 299
Views: 38994

Re: New York 2019

Does anyone have the results for the Lower Hudson Valley Regionals? How long would it normally take for the results to be posted on Ezra?
by embokim
February 3rd, 2019, 12:28 pm
Forum: Boomilever B/C
Topic: Boomilever B/C
Replies: 370
Views: 38187

Re: Boomilever B/C

Nevermind, I realized I was just looking at the laminated portion of the distal end. I was thinking...What would happen if you made the boomilever more narrow and just connect the tension members 5cm before the loading block area? Would it increase the twisting forces on the compression members too ...
by embokim
February 3rd, 2019, 12:12 pm
Forum: Boomilever B/C
Topic: Boomilever B/C
Replies: 370
Views: 38187

Re: Boomilever B/C

Nevermind, I realized I was just looking at the laminated portion of the distal end. I was thinking...What would happen if you made the boomilever more narrow and just connect the tension members 5cm before the loading block area? Would it increase the twisting forces on the compression members too ...
by embokim
February 3rd, 2019, 11:02 am
Forum: Boomilever B/C
Topic: Boomilever B/C
Replies: 370
Views: 38187

Re: Boomilever B/C

Hello,

I am doing Boomilever this year and I keep on seeing this wood used for the tension members. The wood looks almost like it is flimsy. Can anyone point me in the direction towards how to get my hands on this mysterious wood?
Thanks in advance.
by embokim
January 31st, 2019, 4:08 pm
Forum: Boomilever B/C
Topic: Boomilever B/C
Replies: 370
Views: 38187

Re: Boomilever B/C

What score usually places at Division C regionals? Our regional places top 10.
by embokim
December 10th, 2018, 2:40 pm
Forum: 2019 Study Events
Topic: Fossils B/C
Replies: 312
Views: 30322

Re: Fossils B/C

What would be a good way to find the differences of the trilobite? :?: I love getting trilobites because in my opinion they are free points for ID'ing. Cryptolithus has the very long lace sweeping structures coming from its frontal lobe. Eldredgeops has the rough surface on its headshield. Calymene...
by embokim
December 9th, 2018, 7:56 am
Forum: Boomilever B/C
Topic: Boomilever B/C
Replies: 370
Views: 38187

Re: Boomilever B/C

Has anyone tried using dowels for tension members? Would they be inherently strong just because of the even and cylindrical design?

Thanks
in advance.
by embokim
September 5th, 2017, 11:17 am
Forum: General Competition
Topic: Tentative Conflicts :{
Replies: 21
Views: 2134

Re: Tentative Conflicts :{

So you know how people try to keep schedules constant? I live in NY and we had fermi and herpetology as trial events. so do you think competition coordinators will switch herpetology with invasives and fermi with hydrogeology? or Some other events?
by embokim
February 16th, 2017, 5:27 pm
Forum: General Competition
Topic: How do you hold tryouts for your team?
Replies: 1
Views: 443

How do you hold tryouts for your team?

For new teams, or teams that just wanna change how they choose members for their teams.
by embokim
February 8th, 2017, 3:13 am
Forum: 2017 Study Events
Topic: Astronomy C
Replies: 169
Views: 40663

Re: Astronomy C

For Newton's Law of Gravitation in what unit is R? (star separation distance)
Thanks

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