Shock Value B [Trial]

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Shock Value B [Trial]

Postby Jim_R » March 31st, 2012, 1:54 pm

Discussion for Shock Value, a B division trial in California.
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Re: Shock Value B [Trial]

Postby SirBobo » March 31st, 2012, 7:51 pm

Is it going to be back next year?
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Re: Shock Value B [Trial]

Postby siciscio » April 1st, 2012, 2:14 pm

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Re: Shock Value B [Trial]

Postby bluejay » April 2nd, 2012, 9:18 pm

i learned about the right and left hand rule. But when are you suppose to use the right hand rule and when are you suppose to use the left hand rule? :?: :?:
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Re: Shock Value B [Trial]

Postby siciscio » April 3rd, 2012, 3:13 pm

Right hand is used when electric generators are involved and left hand is used when electric motors are involved. It's better explained on this site:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fleming's_ ... -hand_rule
Hope it helps :)
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Re: Shock Value B [Trial]

Postby Itsanthonguise » April 3rd, 2012, 3:40 pm

How do compasses work when theyre near a circuit? IDUNGETIT T^T :cry:
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State: Shock Value - 8th place
Nationals: Helicopter Egg Drop - 6th place
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Helicopters-2nd place
Rotor Egg Drop-3rd place
State:
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Rotor Egg Drop-5th place
Nationals:
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Rotor Egg Drop-46th place

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Re: Shock Value B [Trial]

Postby Itsanthonguise » April 3rd, 2012, 3:46 pm

Right hand is used when electric generators are involved and left hand is used when electric motors are involved. It's better explained on this site:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fleming's_ ... -hand_rule
Hope it helps :)


I still dont get it, cohs if you grab the wire one way(for the last picture on the page) cant you just go on the other side and grab it the other way ? :shock:
2012 Events
State: Shock Value - 8th place
Nationals: Helicopter Egg Drop - 6th place
2013 Events
Regionals:
Helicopters-2nd place
Rotor Egg Drop-3rd place
State:
Helicopters:-5th place
Rotor Egg Drop-5th place
Nationals:
Helicopters:-17th place
Rotor Egg Drop-46th place

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Re: Shock Value B [Trial]

Postby bluejay » April 3rd, 2012, 8:39 pm

I have a little problem with voltage drops. How do you find it out?
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Re: Shock Value B [Trial]

Postby bluejay » April 3rd, 2012, 8:41 pm

Right hand is used when electric generators are involved and left hand is used when electric motors are involved. It's better explained on this site:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fleming's_ ... -hand_rule
Hope it helps :)

it helped a lot. THANKS!
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Re: Shock Value B [Trial]

Postby andrewwski » April 3rd, 2012, 10:03 pm

I have a little problem with voltage drops. How do you find it out?
That depends on the circuit and the component. But generally a combination of Ohm's Law or Kirchoff's Laws.


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