The 3 MacGyvers
About Our Team
Our team is from Goodyear, Arizona, United States. We are from Desert Edge High School, and are in the 9-12 age category.
We are a great team that is ready to do and create the windmill we did we had bit of a challange at the start but we got through it.
Was a REcharge Labs MacGyver Windmills kit used for this project? No
What was the biggest challenge in trying to get your windmill to work properly? The biggest challange was building the mill and the part to make it spin.
|Wind speed - m/s (meters per second)||Number of washers lifted||Mass lifted (g)||Vertical distance moved (cm)|
|Time to move that distance (s)||Economic Efficiency (%)|
|Material||Quantity||Cost per ($)||Total cost|
|Skewers/coffee stirrers/popsicle sticks||0.25||0|
|String (per 30 cm)||0.50||0|
|PVC pipes (set)||3.00||0|
|Duct tape (per cm)||0.50||0|
|Clear tape (per cm)||0.10||0|
|Chipboard (per sheet)||0.30||0|
|Construction paper/cardstock (per sheet)||0.10||0|
|Balsa wood (per sheet)||3.00||0|
|Coroplast (per sheet)||3.50||0|