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Storm the Castle B

Postby Jim_R » July 2nd, 2011, 5:30 pm

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Re: Storm the Castle B

Postby mnstrviola » August 28th, 2011, 8:47 pm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uvQlY_1BrXI

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Re: Storm the Castle B

Postby JSGandora » August 29th, 2011, 9:44 am

Does anyone know the winning distances for nationals last year?

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Re: Storm the Castle B

Postby mnstrviola » August 29th, 2011, 1:59 pm

Does anyone know the winning distances for nationals last year?
check Jim R's post

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Re: Storm the Castle B

Postby JSGandora » August 30th, 2011, 5:30 pm

Sorry, which post are you referring to?

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Re: Storm the Castle B

Postby butter side up » August 30th, 2011, 5:35 pm

The very first post. With the list of resources. That would be a good place to look.
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Re: Storm the Castle B

Postby JSGandora » August 30th, 2011, 5:56 pm

lol, oops. Sorry, but I can't find the distances in any of the links he provided?

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Re: Storm the Castle B

Postby confusedhuman » September 8th, 2011, 8:03 pm

Are gears allowed in the building of the trebuchets?

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Re: Storm the Castle B

Postby chalker » September 9th, 2011, 11:31 am

lol, oops. Sorry, but I can't find the distances in any of the links he provided?

FYI, it you are looking at the distances from last year to use as some sort of goal for this year, I wouldn't. We changed enough things in the rules to make it likely that the distances will all be shorter.

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Re: Storm the Castle B

Postby chalker » September 9th, 2011, 11:32 am

Are gears allowed in the building of the trebuchets?
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