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Resources and Links
- Helicopters Diagram for 2018 - new!
- Digital Download Helicopters DVD in the Science Olympiad Store
- 1-Minute YouTube MINI Video on Science Olympiad TV
- New for 2018! Problem Solving Tech Training CD (includes Helicopter)
- Gluing Tips for Balsa Wood Models by Jeff Anderson
- 2018 Score Sheet and Team Checklist Page
- How to Bend a Wire Thrust Bearing - YouTube Video (6 min)
- Ward's Science Kits - the only official Science Olympiad Kit Supplier