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Earth shattering secrets for building winning mousetrap powered cars boats racers vehicles and other mouse trap projects.

Mousetrap car propulsion:

The most basic design is to tie one end of a string to the tip of a mousetrap's snapper arm and then the other end of the string has a loop that is designed to "catch" a hook that is glued to a drive axle. Once the loop is.....
Mousetrap vehicle propulsion systemsKB0001 // Mousetrap vehicle propulsion systems
propulsion systems forward then backKB0009 // How to go forward, stop, and then come back

mousetrap car instructions and tips:

Mousetrap car and racer construction secrets from the master. Learn all about some of the best earth shattering secrets, tips, and tricks for building a recored-setting and winning mouse trap powered vehicle......
How to change the pulling forceCT0001 // How to change the pulling force
How to decrease rubbing frictionCT0002 // How to decrease rubbing friction
How to make a long lever armCT0003 // How to make a long lever arm
How to use DVD/CDs for wheelsCT0004 // How to use DVD/CDs for wheels
How to increase wheel tractionCT0005 // How to increase wheel traction
How to decrease rotational inertiaCT0006 // How to decrease rotational inertia

mouse trap car help center:

Having trouble with your mouse trap powered project? Checkout some of these more common problems and get the fix from the experts. Can't find your question? Send us an email and ask Doc Fizzix......
Q0019 // Why does my car come to a sudden and quick stop?
Q0018 // Where should I attach the mousetrap?
Q0017 // How long should the lever arm be?
Q0006 // How does the pulley system work?
Q0005 // How do I build a mousetrap car?
Q0001 // How do I change the power output?

mousetrap vehicle science concepts:

Learn all about the science and physics of building a record setting and winning mouse trap powered racer. See how each of the major concepts apply to mousetrap powered vehicles......
Gearing and transmissionsKB0004 // Gearing and transmissions
Rotational inertial and wheelsKB0005 // Rotational inertial and wheels
Torque and lever armsKB0006 // Torque and lever arms
Friction of mousetrap racersKB0007 // Friction of mousetrap racers
Potential and kinetic energyKB0008 // Potential and kinetic energy

how to make a fast speed-trap racer:

When you build a vehicle for speed, you want to release the mousetrap's energy very quickly or at a high power output. This way your vehicle can get to top speed as soon as possible.....
Tips for making a fast speed-trap racerKB0002 // Tips for making a fast speed-trap racer
Pictures of speed-trap racersPT0002 // Pictures of speed-trap racers

how to make a long distance traveler:

When you build a mouse-trap car for distance, you want a small energy consumption per second or a small power output. Smaller power outputs will produce less wasted energy and have greater efficiency......
Tips for making a long distance travelerKB0003 // Tips for making a long distance traveler
Pictures of long-distance travelersPT0003 // Pictures of long-distance travelers

mousetrap project resource links:

When you build a mouse-trap car for distance, you want a small energy consumption per second or a small power output. Smaller power outputs will produce less wasted energy and have greater efficiency......
KB0006 // More mousetrap vehicle links

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