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Go-Kart Pioneering Camp (Apr 2010)

On our previous Pioneering Camp we came across an old car tyre in the woods.
That got us thinking, what could we make with wheels…

To read the News article here.

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  • Fire!

    First things first, get a fire lit.

    Fire!
  • Feet up

    A perfect way to end the evening.

    Feet up
  • Firewood

    A regular camp job – collecting more firewood.

    Firewood
  • At Work

    Building the go-kart.

    At Work
  • Ready

    Ready for their maiden voyage, or should that be test flight?

    Ready
  • Brakes Off!

    Brakes off, but not quite as fast as expected ;-(

    Brakes Off!
  • Mark II

    Mark II – Spot the difference?

    Mark II
  • At speed

    Mark II – Picking up speed.

    At speed
  • Veering

    Mark II – Veering a little to the right?

    Veering
  • Parked

    Mark II - Nicely parked, but perhaps a little steering would help?

    Parked
  • Mark III

    Mark III – Redesign in progress.

    Mark III
  • Mark III Steering

    Mark III - Now with steering.

    Mark III Steering
  • Mark III Ready

    Mark III - Ready to fly !!

    Mark III Ready
  • Steve

    Steve’s last charge?

    Steve
  • Speedy Steve

    Steve gets up some speed.

    Speedy Steve
  • Back again

    Once we had settled on Mark III, there was no stopping the Scouts.

    Back again
  • Up to speed

    Using the track was the best way to get some speed up.

    Up to speed
  • Braking

    Braking was achieved by steering off the track and into the field.

    Braking
  • 10 Nights

    Emily gets her 10 Nights Away badge for having camped outdoors for 10 nights.

    10 Nights
  • Pioneers

    Kira and George get their Pioneer badge for taking part in pioneering projects.

    Pioneers
  • Promise

    Sam receives his Promise Challenge badge, having recently completed all of the requirements.

    Promise
  • Fire!
  • Feet up
  • Firewood
  • At Work
  • Ready
  • Brakes Off!
  • Mark II
  • At speed
  • Veering
  • Parked
  • Mark III
  • Mark III Steering
  • Mark III Ready
  • Steve
  • Speedy Steve
  • Back again
  • Up to speed
  • Braking
  • 10 Nights
  • Pioneers
  • Promise

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