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 <email@example.com>
Did You Know?
Dick Strawbridge, contestant in Series 1 and 2 replaced Robert Llewellyn and Lisa Rogers, as the presenter in Series 11. 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