Amazingly Complex Rube Goldberg Machine Sets New World Record [Video]

The Purdue Society of Professional Engineers team smashed its own world record for largest Rube Goldberg machine with a 300-step behemoth that flawlessly accomplished the simple task of blowing up and popping a balloon – setting the new world record for the Largest functional Rube Goldberg machine, according to World Records Academy.

[Via The Awesomer]

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4 Responses to Amazingly Complex Rube Goldberg Machine Sets New World Record [Video]

  1. Now that was impressive. Not so much the fact that its a Rube Goldberg machine, but that its a compact, rotating Rube Goldberg machine. That alone should be a world record.

  2. not the most beautiful of its kind… perhaps the one that is over in the shortest amount of time…

    i like the one by OK GO:

  3. Messy and lacking artistic finesse. I've seen far shorter and simpler RG machines which have impressed me more.