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Students Participate In Fluid Power Challenge

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Eight Independence Middle School students had the opportunity to participate in teh Fluid Power Challenge, held in March at the Carpenters Training Center.
 
At the competition, the students used a machine that they designed, built and tested to use fluid power (hydraulics) to move a cyclinder into a designated area as many times as possible in one minute.  While the students did not win the competition, they learned a great deal.
 
Participating were Nick Allan, Dom DePasquale, Gawin Hsu, Mason Miller, Katie Krol-Schaus Riswanth Sundaresh, Daniel Torres and Jeon Varghese.
 
The students were prepared for this competition by IMS Science Teacher Jennifer Evans.