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Unread postAuthor: sandman » Mon Mar 16, 2009 1:54 pm

well, for physics we had to build a catapult, and i think alot of physics classes do this, so post yours if you have one.

Here is mine, if u want more pics to see how it works just ask, but i think u guys can figure it out
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Unread postAuthor: TwitchTheAussie » Mon Mar 16, 2009 9:17 pm

Nice work mate. Whats your primary ammo for this baby? :D . I might make one myself
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Unread postAuthor: sandman » Mon Mar 16, 2009 9:22 pm

thanks, it is meant to shoot tennis balls, our object was to hit a target 10m away. We hit the closest at just 1in from the center.
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Unread postAuthor: starman » Mon Mar 16, 2009 10:41 pm

Having that barrel really allows you more precision than without it. Now if you could just adjust it's elevation.... 8)
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Unread postAuthor: TurboSuper » Mon Mar 16, 2009 10:53 pm

Nicely done, now just replace that bungee cord with some surgical tubing and she'll really fly :D
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Unread postAuthor: TwitchTheAussie » Mon Mar 16, 2009 11:38 pm

Haha were always trying to improve. :D
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