As part of our preparations for the camp we were to lash together our own catapults and bring it to the event. Some of us with a few leader involved in construction took things to a new level. But that's not to say their machines out performed in the appropriate categories. Some of the stake leaders also provided a catapult for the Assemble and Use Once category.
|Staging the siege equipment.||Weapons malfunction.||What the single use catapults looks like when attempting to ready it for the 2nd use.||Some last minute consulting on the rules...|
|In the 1 ton weight class, the sculpted ice bolder is readied.||
And the launch, complete with whiplash extensions.
For those of you who lie down to view a video...
|Reformatted but now 40mb.|
|This model's mechanical advantage is in the the body count.||Bit of an issue with the sites in this one.||The official ammo is loaded.||Bit of pre-launch stress testing...|
|Nice launch, Hope no ones in the John.||Still need to adjust those sites.||The hair pin trigger mechanism, well maybe not hair pin, but close.||Ready for the launch...|
|and the payload is gone. OK bring out the cow.|