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Postby Edemardil » Thu Jul 19, 2018 4:43 pm

Hey everyone, I'm making a mini rube goldberg and I am stuck at one part. I haven't done a lot with springs yet and I have a section where a pendulum swings from a stop to hit a rubber ball which slowly rolls (like a golf ball) in between two blocks (like a golf hole) where I have a spring waiting. But the spring does nothing. I put a box on top and bottom but it's just sitting there. Is there anyway to get the spring to react on it's own to shoot the ball out of the hole?
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Re: More help than Collaboration

Postby Wild Bill » Fri Jul 20, 2018 1:11 am

You could use restitution instead of a spring. put a box in the bottom of the hole where the ball will hit and raise the restitution of the box however high you want the ball to bounce back out.
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