Construction of Hydraulicus
Hydraulicus. CLicl to see a 120kb movie. Hydraulicus works by simple levers and hydraulic pressure. Students are encouraged to modify and improve on any feature of Hydraulicus. Students should be encouraged to complete Hydraulicus by attempting to give it a dinosaur-like feature using paint (do not use water based paint) and other material.
On the right is an instructional video on how to assemble Hydraulicus.
Students are encouraged to problem solve by modifying the hydraulic device to achieve the desired aim.