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Re: Car of Tomorrow B [NY Trial]

Post by 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]

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

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Re: Car of Tomorrow B [NY Trial]

Post by 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]

Post by Jocool » April 4th, 2010, 11:22 am

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

Post by 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]

Post by 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]

Post by 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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Re: Car of Tomorrow B [NY Trial]

Post by 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]

Post by 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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Re: Car of Tomorrow B [NY Trial]

Post by Jocool » April 15th, 2010, 5:13 pm

Jocool wrote:What is an example of a golden car run please (formatted as mass, time)
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