IGG INTEREST BADGE Guide Engineering Option 02
Investigate Engineering Principles in your Patrol (Force- Arm Cantilever (plank) )
Lightweight bag per guide
Bottled water/cans/anything heavy and small
Aim of Badge To take on an engineering project – everyone can be an engineer!
This Badge has 4 options of which 4 must be completed
Option 4 has 5 sub sections of which 1 must be completed using the engineering design process
Forces Arm Cantilever (Plank)
Forces are a major consideration in engineering (particularly mechanical and structural).
Your skeleton transports forces created by your body and by gravity to the earth.
Let’s investigate some of these.
1. Each Guide should have a lightweight bag with handles
2. Ask them to add an object to the bag
3. Give the following instruction (see overleaf)
Attachments/Template needed for activity? Yes pages 1
- Branch Weekend 2018
- Engineering Principles
- Interest Badge Guide Engineering
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