The Ugli Community Builds a Christmas tree

The Ugli Community Builds a Christmas tree

A tree made from beer…that was the goal! Did we do it? Yes we did, and just in time for Christmas! 

The task started out with the challenge of decoding the maths behind the project. 

How big would each tier circle need to be, in order to build a 5-foot tree? 

How many beer cans would need to be contributed to complete the tree? 

With the ingenuity and knowledge of member braniacs, FACT (Fergusson Anderson Composite Technology), the solution was in hand. Presented in an awesome spreadsheet of numbers and calculations, a whopping 298 beers were needed!

The challenge ...