Wisconsin Life

UW-Barron County’s Rube Goldberg Machine

Clip: Season 4 Episode 8 | 42s | Video has closed captioning.

Four engineering students at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County decided to enter the 2016 college competition. The assignment was to open an umbrella. Galetka and friends Mathew Dentinger, Zachary Metza and Jacob Saxinger built a 45 step machine that paid tribute to inventor Nikola Tesla.

Aired: 09/29/16

Rating: TV-G

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