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Ping Pong Catapult
1 Catapult with locking pin
1 Clamp for attaching catapult to table
1 Ping pong ball
1 Light plastic ball with holes
3 Rubber band, 3" x 1/8"

Printed instructions are not included with the science kit. Project directions are available online.

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Ping Pong Catapult

Price: $39.95

Project Length: Several days
Project Difficulty: Intermediate
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With this rubber-band powered catapult you'll send ping pong balls flying through the air. This catapult makes it easy to reproduce the launch angle and to measure the amount of force applied to the projectile. Armed with this information, can you find ways to keep the ping pong balls flying accurately on target?

For troubleshooting tips, please read this project's FAQ's.

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