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|04-30-2008, 10:33 PM||#1 (permalink)|
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Northern MD
New addicting online game for all you engineers
I got this game sent to me by my Statics professor at the beginning of the semester. She said that by the end of the semester we would double our scores.
A friend recently reminded me of it.
Basically make the tallest tower you can:
Insurgo - Free Puzzle and Board Game from AddictingGames
My high score was 2675.
|05-01-2008, 12:55 AM||#4 (permalink)|
SoCal's tango instructor.
The faster you go, the bigger the bonus.
Slowly set up a fat base. Have to be quick to get good angles.
Then rack up points going up as fast as you can, setting the standard support box.
After 5-6, stop and begin supporting your bottom again.
I didn't really do this until about halfway up my standard tower, when I found out you could do that. little too late for me, since my tower was leaning all the hell over, but it worked.
|05-01-2008, 01:59 AM||#8 (permalink)|
|05-01-2008, 02:30 AM||#10 (permalink)|
Traded guns for cameras
I'm just going straight up. No extra support, no extra cross bracing. As fast as I can. I seem to be maxing out at 3600
Like all good engineering projects, do it quickly, cheaply, take the credit, then run the other way when it all falls apart.