P09221: Innovative Composite Parts for a Formula SAE Racecar Vehicle

Required Resources

Describe resources necessary to support successful Development, Implementation and Utilization of the project. This would include specific faculty expertise for consulting, required laboratory space and equipment, outside services, customer facilities, etc. Indicate if required resources are available.

Item Source Description Available
Dr. Alan Nye ME Faculty Guide Yes
FSAE Team ME Customer Yes
TBD ME Technical Consultant TBD
Dave Hathaway ME Technical Consultant Yes
Item Source Description Available
FSAE Room ME 09-2450 Work Space Yes
Sr Design Lab ME 09-4xxx Work Space Pending
ME Machine Shop ME 09-2360 Parts Fabrication Yes
Sponsor Autoclave/Oven TBD Parts Fabrication Pending
Item Source Available
Solid Modeling Software (Pro Engineer, SolidWorks, etc...) ME Labs and FSAE Office Yes
Finite Element Software (Pro Mech, ANSYS, etc...) ME Labs & FSAE Office Yes
Machine Tools ME Machine Shop and Sponsor CNC Shops Yes
Tensile Test Machine ME Mechanics Lab Yes
Production Materials
Item Source Description Available
Carbon Fiber Prepreg Sponsored or Purchased Plugs, Molds, and Parts Sponsorship TBD
Gages & Data Acquisition Device FSAE team Validation and Testing Yes
Aluminum/Tooling Board/Wood Purchased Plug Manufacturing and Jigging Yes