Mousetrap Vehicle C

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Re: Mousetrap Vehicle C

Postby quizbowl » May 15th, 2011, 1:57 pm

If I recall, ours used a fishing line for propulsion.
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Re: Mousetrap Vehicle C

Postby Littleboy » May 15th, 2011, 2:01 pm

no i mean for wheeled vehicle next year

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Re: Mousetrap Vehicle C

Postby quizbowl » May 15th, 2011, 2:52 pm

Littleboy wrote:no i mean for wheeled vehicle next year

quizbowl wrote:If I recall, our wheeled vehicle used a fishing rod for propulsion
2010: 5th in NYS
2011: 4th in NYS
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Re: Mousetrap Vehicle C

Postby illusionist » May 15th, 2011, 4:08 pm

Uhhh, quiz. The original post said "fishing line".
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Re: Mousetrap Vehicle C

Postby Littleboy » May 15th, 2011, 4:26 pm

and the fact of the rules being totally being redone kinda implies that there will be a different source of power and not fishing rod

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Re: Mousetrap Vehicle C

Postby austinfhs » May 15th, 2011, 4:52 pm

Ahh I hope not. Fishing line powered cars could go so fast! I just hope that speed a new factor.

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Re: Mousetrap Vehicle C

Postby bwy » May 16th, 2011, 10:14 pm

wow just got back the raw scores from socal state competition.
it's a lot more competitive than i thought-- i got 11th with 1 point, first was -3.15.
That's depressing, especially since my car really failed that day.


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