How can you make a mouse trap powered car go far?
You can't. You can't store much energy in mousetraps.
Basically instead of putting petrol diesel into the fuel tank you actually put mouse traps in. but not all petrol stations offer mouse trap unleaded, you'll have to look around to find it. A school project that requires student to build a toy vehicle that is powered by a standard mouse trap. The object is to see who can build one to go the farthest.
The pulley on a mouse trap car acts as an extender (rods balloons etc.) , allowing the force of the pull to be stronger than one without a pulley based on it's positioning. There are 4 ways to use a pulley with a mouse trap car: 1) Leverage 2) Temperance 3) Steering 4) Balance There are also different types of pulleys to use on a mousetrap car.
first you buy a mouse trap, then you find old toy car wheels. next you fashon the wheels so they spin, then you take off the metal ontop of the trap, and place there a co2 can. then you tape it down and slightly open the cap. LET IT GO My brother just made a CO2 car in his woodshop class, then he just attached it to his car, and he got alot of distance.