Future Blasters

Pumpkin Blasting Basics

Excited to assemble your Pumpkin Blast team and start making plans for your device? Looking for some guidance on how to get started?

Join us for a special FREE presentation from AIAA on the basics of trebuchet design and pumpkin launching.

Topics will include:
•    Brief history of trebuchets
•    Basic projectile motion and physics
•    Overview of trebuchet variants and mechanisms
•    Manufacturing best practices 
•    Trebuchet tuning (how to hit a target consistently)
•    Trebuchet design considerations and lessons learned from several Pumpkin Blast competitions

RSVP below to let us know you'll be coming. 
If you're attending on behalf of a group, please indicate in the comment section the school, organization, or company you are from.

Date: 06/28/2019 (Fri.)

Time: 4:00pm CDT

Location: UAH - Shelbie King Hall, Rm 212
188 Sparkman Dr., Huntsville, AL 35805

Created by:   Jennifer Kilroy
 

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