Car of Tomorrow B [NY Trial]

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Re: Car of Tomorrow B [NY Trial]

Postby Jocool » March 31st, 2010, 1:17 pm

yeah. it is a maglev car. it has to hav a track, or it will not be maglev.
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Re: Car of Tomorrow B [NY Trial]

Postby blue cobra » March 31st, 2010, 2:23 pm

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Postby Jocool » March 31st, 2010, 2:38 pm

that pretty much what u need to know for the competition.
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Re: Car of Tomorrow B [NY Trial]

Postby Jocool » April 4th, 2010, 11:22 am

how do u make your sleds?
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Re: Car of Tomorrow B [NY Trial]

Postby blue cobra » April 4th, 2010, 4:11 pm

I'm a fan of balsa.
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Re: Car of Tomorrow B [NY Trial]

Postby fmtiger124 » April 4th, 2010, 5:05 pm

I know last year we used fiberglass though I'm not really sure how it worked since we always had something dumb go wrong with the car and I wasn't on the event
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Re: Car of Tomorrow B [NY Trial]

Postby Jocool » April 5th, 2010, 5:35 pm

really? we just use wood. it isn't very easy making sleds out of pine. but, it is good size and the right weight so its good.
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Postby Jocool » April 8th, 2010, 5:54 pm

What is an example of a golden car run please (formatted as mass, time)
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Re: Car of Tomorrow B [NY Trial]

Postby paleonaps » April 15th, 2010, 1:28 pm

I used balsa and masonite. I got 1st at regionals, but 35th at states. (stupid guy had the polarity reversed-----Uggh) :x
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Postby Jocool » April 15th, 2010, 5:13 pm

What is an example of a golden car run please (formatted as mass, time)
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Re: Car of Tomorrow B [NY Trial]

Postby Jocool » April 17th, 2010, 9:27 pm

well, we finished packing up our car of tomorrow to the point where it is ready for impound today. any suggestions as to what tools i mite need?
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Re: Car of Tomorrow B [NY Trial]

Postby Jocool » April 17th, 2010, 9:52 pm

btw, i have written a wiki page for Car of Tommorow.
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Re: Car of Tomorrow B [NY Trial]

Postby Jocool » April 18th, 2010, 1:50 pm

well, we finished packing up our car of tomorrow to the point where it is ready for impound yesterday. any suggestions as to what tools i mite need?
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Re: Car of Tomorrow B [NY Trial]

Postby new horizon » April 18th, 2010, 3:21 pm

well, we finished packing up our car of tomorrow to the point where it is ready for impound yesterday. any suggestions as to what tools i mite need?
not on the event (DUDE WHY DOESN'T NJ GET SOME EPIC TRIAL EVENTS LIKE THESE!)
but usually you should bring extras of the stuff you used while building. nails, screws, power tools, hammers, etc.
bringing some duct tape and some CA glue wouldn't hurt too, for last minute repairs.

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Re: Car of Tomorrow B [NY Trial]

Postby Jocool » April 18th, 2010, 7:47 pm

thanks but also any other things?
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