A show in which, each week, two rival teams are given the task of building some kind of machine, in one day, using only the items found in an unusually well-stocked scrapyard. Machines constructed to date have included trebuchets, hovercraft, rockets, gliders, cannons and diving suits. Written by
Simon Shearn <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
'Cathy Rogers (I)' got the idea for the show (i.e. having people build something useful out of junk) after watching Apollo 13
(1995). See more
[comparing their wrecking machines
Member of The Beach Boys team
Bigger! Stronger! Better!
Member of The Chaos Crew team
Yeah... but ours articulates!
Referenced in The Big Fat Anniversary Quiz