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JPL ANNUAL INVENTION CHALLENGE - DECEMBER 1, 2006
 
 
Launch a Tennis Ball Contest
 
 
Click here for a slideshow showing some of the images for 2006.
 
 
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Entry No.
School Name /
JPL Leader
Entry Title Team Name
No. of Balls
Time (seconds)
Size
(L x W x H; inches)
Weight
(lbs)
JPL Finals Award
Granite Hills HS   I.D.B
11
58.28
51x21x29
21
Most unusual
Granite Hills HS   Team Panda
3
60.00
37x18x38
16
 
Los Angeles HS Romans Romans
0
60.00
20x16x54
63
Smallest
Frazier Mountain HS The Flaming Pigs The Flaming Pigs
15
6.47
35x33x44
89
School - 2nd
Monrovia HS AP Kids Monrovia HS
2
60.00
57x31x22
30
 
Academy for Academic Excellence Knights of All Things Science Knights of All Things Science
7
60.00
36x48x22
23
 
Monrovia HS Team Pie Monrovia HS
9
60.00
48x58x58
160
Largest
Costa Mesa HS NINE-IS Evil Ballerinas
7
35.03
22x26x40
225
 
Costa Mesa HS ELEVEN-IS Evil Ballerinas
9
58.00
55x29x58
98
 
Costa Mesa HS WHAT A RACKET! Evil Ballerinas
13
47.94
46x24x38
247
School - 3rd
Arcadia HS Trash Can or Bounce Albireo
3
29.56
42x42x29
937
Heaviest
La Canada HS A Momentary Lapse of Reason Dr. Strangelove
17
6.37
41x59x40
500
School - 1st-Most artistic
Monroe Magnet Middle School Xtreme Rocket Ball Launcher 1 Monroe Mariners 1
6
60.00
39x22x55
37
 
Crescenta Valley HS Constructive Chaos Falcon
6
60.00
50x24x55
86
 
South Pasadena HS Pierre SPSC
6
60.00
37x24x31
112
 
Gabrielino HS The Eagle Launcher Gabrielino
9
52.25
39x30x55
110
 
Ollivier Middle School Ollivier # 1 Carbon
0
60.00
55x22x53
31
 
Ollivier Middle School Ollivier # 2 Little Einsteins
6
60.00
55x16x52
33
 
Ollivier Middle School Ollivier # 3 Rangers
5
52.63
34x17.5x35
12
Lightest
Elsinore Middle School   The Oblivion
0
60.00
41x17x53
36
 
Elsinore Middle School   Sevi Tigers
5
3.51
48x59x35
120
Most creative
Don Noon Woodchuck  
16
60.00
45x24x27
61
JPL - 1st
Richard Goldstein Arc of Triumph  
12
60.00
49x23x49
51
JPL - 3rd
Kristan Ellis MSL-Mass Sphere Launcher  
5
59.37
49x22x52
290
 
Audrey Doran L'il Stinker 7  
0
60.00
31x41x54
108
 
Douglas Clark Chuck-in-a-Can  
14
60.00
56x47x38
42
JPL - 2nd
Cleary Wong Tennis Gun  
0
60.00
34x12x59
63
 
 
 
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