Season 1, Episode 2 Ballistic Missiles
First Aired: January 3, 2001
Two teams are challenged to construct a missile launcher capable of lofting a pumpkin at a target, with one team using a modern air-powered device, the other building a medieval trebuchet to aim their pumpkins.
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- Premiered: January 5, 2000
- Rating: None
- Premise: Teams compete to build something that works from objects found in a junkyard. Contestants are assigned to an expert, and are told what they'll build---it could be, say, a street sweeper or a hydrofoil---and they then mastermind a design. The series became… (more)