Bungee Drop C

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Bungee Drop C

Postby Jim_R » August 10th, 2014, 10:57 am

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Re: Bungee Drop C

Postby BuildistFromTheNorth » September 11th, 2014, 4:32 pm

and so it begins! Im interested in seeing the changes!
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Re: Bungee Drop C

Postby bernard » September 11th, 2014, 6:45 pm

and so it begins! Im interested in seeing the changes!
Don't get too excited about seeing changes...
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Re: Bungee Drop C

Postby chinesesushi » September 11th, 2014, 7:11 pm

Seems to me there's only one major change this year.
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Re: Bungee Drop C

Postby bernard » September 11th, 2014, 7:14 pm

Seems to me there's only one major change this year.
Just noticed the change - does it make the event easier?
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Re: Bungee Drop C

Postby JonB » September 12th, 2014, 4:40 am

Seems to me there's only one major change this year.
Just noticed the change - does it make the event easier?
I don't think it really changes the difficulty of this event. It will always be a VERY difficult event to get right.

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Re: Bungee Drop C

Postby BuildistFromTheNorth » September 12th, 2014, 7:56 am

no standard release setup... ugh
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Re: Bungee Drop C

Postby chinesesushi » September 12th, 2014, 8:57 am

Exactly what I thought too. I think our state director is planning to make a standard setup, but that's just for states. :( I really hated the device they had at Nationals.
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Re: Bungee Drop C

Postby iwonder » September 12th, 2014, 9:07 am

I don't think it would be a bad idea for NSO or at least your friendly state director to post a plan for a standard (state or nats wide) drop device just to clear things up.

(Thought I think my state dropped Bungee Drop last year cause we didn't have a room for it..)
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Re: Bungee Drop C

Postby chinesesushi » September 12th, 2014, 8:58 pm

I don't think it would be a bad idea for NSO or at least your friendly state director to post a plan for a standard (state or nats wide) drop device just to clear things up.

(Thought I think my state dropped Bungee Drop last year cause we didn't have a room for it..)
I don't think it'd be a bad idea either. In fact, I'd say that it's almost necessary to create a standard dropping system as the rules don't make that clear. It's like testing bridges without knowing how far the bridge has to span or something. I did Bungee Drop for an invitational, regionals, states, and nationals, AND they had a different dropping mechanism every time. Which means our data was useless XD. Every time was basically a test.
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