"It's time to play with the PASCAL'S law!!" Prepare a HYDRAULIC EXCAVATOR using syringes filled with water that can transfer material from one place to other at 90 degree with mechanical or hydraulic means.

General Rules:

  1. This is a team event each team can comprise of maximum 3 members.
  2. Participants are supposed to bring their own excavator which specifically works on hydraulics.
  3. Each team will be given only one trial and one final attempt for the task.
  4. At a time only 2 persons can control the machine.
  5. Participants are supposed to bring all the EG tools and materials themselves.
  6. Rotating mechanism should be by mechanical or hydraulic means.
  7. Participants have to use build in dead weight or counter weight (already set in) for balancing the machine. Teams are not allowed to add counter weight at the time of performance.
  8. Controller syringes arrangements for controlling should not be fixed on the base of machine, participants are required to hold it on their hands and appropriate sagging should be given to tubes carrying water.
  9. This event will comprise of 1 preliminary round, a semi finale round and the finale.
  10. Event coordinator has all the rights to change or add new rules.
  11. In case of any dispute, decisions taken by the judges will be final.
  12. Coordinators have the right to dismiss any team if found misbehaving.
  13. Certain specifications, and rules and terms given are mandatory to follow; otherwise it leads to disqualification or rejection from the task.
  14. Points will be awarded based on the material transferred.

NOTE:Rules are subject to last minute change. Contact corresponding coordinator(s) for further inquiries. Final Decision lies in hands of Coordinators and Judges. Participants have to abide the decision in all cases.
  • Open Round

    Duration:5 minutes
    Description:Transfer sand from one container to other. Simultaneously 2 teams will perform the task.

  • Semis

    Duration:5 minutes
    Description:Increase in difficulty level : Sand + pebble

  • Grand Finale

    Duration:10 minutes
    Description:Difficulty level at peak : Obstacles


  1. The base of the machine should not exceed following dimensions: Base: length 35 cm and width 35cm.
  2. Height of heap of material to be transferred will be max of 20cm.
  3. Fluid used should be pure water only. Colored water can be used as per convenience.
  4. No restrictions on the no. of syringes.
  5. No restriction on the length of hydraulic ram.
  6. Participants can use sealant for sealing purpose.

Fees Per Head


No. of Participants In Event

3 Compulsory

Total Amount


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