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by Araluen
March 30th, 2019, 2:56 pm
Forum: Mousetrap Vehicle C
Topic: How can the dowel be moved when the mousetrap vehicle travels?
Replies: 16
Views: 2100

Re: How can the dowel be moved when the mousetrap vehicle travels?

How can the dowel be moved when the mousetrap vehicle travels? I’m not sure if this will make sense but my team had two horizontal beams traveling horizontally under the vehicle. We had a pin(slightly larger than the gap between the beams glued into the top of our dowel rod. We then had a seperate ...
by Araluen
March 17th, 2019, 1:19 pm
Forum: General Competition
Topic: Poorly Run Event Stories
Replies: 668
Views: 111151

Re: Poorly Run Event Stories

PirateShip wrote:At the Indiana State tournament, experimental design followed last years rules and rubric
Can something actually come of knowing this? Is there anyway to correct this issue?
by Araluen
March 16th, 2019, 7:25 pm
Forum: 2019 Regionals & States
Topic: Indiana 2019
Replies: 306
Views: 36815

Re: Indiana 2019

Anomaly wrote:
pb5754[] wrote:
cbrant554 wrote: This is lowest score we have ever got at a state competition, or atleast that’s been recorded, but my coaches say it’s was so, idk.
lol all the people who said Carmel would easily win
Wow i really feel bad for Munster... 2 points must be guilting them all so much
You don’t even know man...
by Araluen
March 13th, 2019, 8:39 pm
Forum: 2019 Lab Events
Topic: Codebusters C
Replies: 173
Views: 26409

Re: Codebusters C

Could someone answer my question about RSA? How exactly does encryption work? I know how to decode based on the toebes site, however all the examples on the site use numerical values for the ciphertext. Is it possible to send a message as the plaintext or does it have to be numbers? For example, how...
by Araluen
September 24th, 2018, 8:01 pm
Forum: Wright Stuff C
Topic: Wright Stuff C
Replies: 799
Views: 72667

Re: Wright Stuff C

Like someone else earlier i have been put on a flying event for the first time this year. I was reading through the rules and other outside sources...everyone keeps talking about this action of trimming a plane. What does that mean? From what i've understood, trimming is used to modify the path the ...
by Araluen
September 20th, 2018, 7:31 am
Forum: Boomilever B/C
Topic: How to mount boomilever onto the J-hook
Replies: 15
Views: 5537

Re: How to mount boomilever onto the J-hook

I read over all the forums for the build events i this was the closest one to the question i had. Are we allowed to remove the wingnut connecting the hook to the wall, connect our boom, and then reconnect the wingnut to the hook? Thus our boom could be flat against the wall. Or are we not allowed to...
by Araluen
September 5th, 2018, 7:34 am
Forum: Boomilever B/C
Topic: Interpretation of 3e
Replies: 36
Views: 4070

Re: Interpretation of 3e

I'm not sure if i should post again on the same "page" so... The Boomilever must support the Loading Assembly (5.b.) at the loading point which must be between 40 cm and 45 cm from the testing wall (4.Part II.e.ii.). Does this rule state that the entire loading block must be located between 40 to 4...
by Araluen
September 4th, 2018, 9:49 pm
Forum: Boomilever B/C
Topic: Interpretation of 3e
Replies: 36
Views: 4070

Re: Interpretation of 3e

I'm not sure if i should post again on the same "page" so... The Boomilever must support the Loading Assembly (5.b.) at the loading point which must be between 40 cm and 45 cm from the testing wall (4.Part II.e.ii.). Does this rule state that the entire loading block must be located between 40 to 45...
by Araluen
September 4th, 2018, 9:13 pm
Forum: Boomilever B/C
Topic: Interpretation of 3e
Replies: 36
Views: 4070

Re: Interpretation of 3e

"Before and throughout loading, no portion of the Boomilever may touch the testing wall below the Contact Depth Line which is more than 20 cm (Div. B) or 15 cm (Div. C) below the center of the hole for the Mounting Hook (5.a.iii.)." Is this rule stating that the Contact Depth Line is at a distance ...
by Araluen
September 4th, 2018, 9:13 pm
Forum: Boomilever B/C
Topic: Interpretation of 3e
Replies: 36
Views: 4070

Re: Interpretation of 3e

"Before and throughout loading, no portion of the Boomilever may touch the testing wall below the Contact Depth Line which is more than 20 cm (Div. B) or 15 cm (Div. C) below the center of the hole for the Mounting Hook (5.a.iii.)." Is this rule stating that the Contact Depth Line is at a distance ...

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