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plz help me in making a bot run by simple chemical reactions? ? Answered

i have to participate in a competition of bots which must run only by some chemical reaction without using any electricity or battery and the bot must be of just 20cmlength and 20cm breadth and has to travel 30m distance..so i want know which reacion would be better and simple for making it work?

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Kiteman
Kiteman

Best Answer 11 years ago

Alka-seltza and water.

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jtobako
jtobako

11 years ago

Rocket engine. RC candy (sugar and potassium nitrate). Burn a string that holds back a rubber band or spring. "Glucose reaction" pick up the bot and throw it... Small gas motor...

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seandogue
seandogue

Answer 11 years ago

idk about that, but I'll delete my other reply for what it's worth. Personally, I think that's cheating.

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Re-design
Re-design

11 years ago

Steel plate on the back of the bot. 6 ounces black power on ground behind bot. Drop lit match onto black power. Take cover. NO, wait. Better take cover first and figure out how to light the powder from a save area. Or you could just use a Jetex rocket motor.

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trf
trf

11 years ago

Well make a simple mini boiler...fire burning is a chemical reaction. The small fire heats a tiny pot of water and then the steam is put thru a turbine attach to the wheel as it boils it moves the car.