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Tech Explorer
Other Catapult Projects
Sierra College CACT
Women in Technical Careers


Find your local CACT office
For more information about bringing CACT Tech-Explorer to your school, call your local CACT office

CACT Tech-Explorer

Catapult Construction Instructions [PDF]
Catapult Assembly Drawing [PDF]
Material List [MS Word]
Project Background for this Youth Outreach Program [MS Word]
Safety Handout [MS Word]
State Standards Met by Catapult Project [MS Word]
Watch the Introductory Movie
Watch the Catapult Assembly Instructions Movie [WMV]

Other Catapult Projects

College students build catapults, trebuchets for weapons competition
Cal State Fullerton’s MESA Students Catapult to First Place
Egg-Catapult Contest at Merrimack College
March 14, 2008: MESA sponsors Central Valley trebuchet contest

Sierra College Center for Applied Competitive Technologies (CACT)

Serving Sacramento to the northern border of California
Sierra College Training & Development and Center for Applied Competitive Technologies
For more information about bringing CACT Tech-Explorer to your school, contact the Sierra College CACT Tech-Explorer Outreach Coordinator, Valaine Hoffmann at (530) 305-6700 or by email
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American Welding Society
Association of Women Industrial Designers
Association of Women in the Metal Industries
National Institute for Metal Working Skills
National Tooling and Metalworking Association
Precision Machine Products Association
Society of Women Engineers
Precision Metalforming Association Educational Foundation
Women in Technology International

Women in Technical Careers

Center for Women & Information Technology
Computer Girl – A Bridge from High School to the Computer World developed by Stanford University Student
Engineer Girl - A fun, informative web site set up by the National Academy of Engineering
Girls Go Tech - Girl Scout tech web site with games, resources and information
Sacramento Advocates for Girls’ Empowerment -- Encourages girls to pursue careers in math and science.
Web sites for Girls -- Extensive list of useful inks on girls and technology 
Women-Related Web Sites in Science/Technology - Offers an outstanding list of resources

Sierra College Center for Applied Competitive Technologies and Economic and Workforce Development
(916) 660-7801
Sierra College Training & Development
Sierra College Center for Applied Competitive Technologies (CACT)
  Placer, Nevada and parts of El Dorado and Sacramento Counties
Rocklin - Roseville Auburn Truckee Nevada City Grass Valley
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