P13263: Hybrid Engine Test Stand

Systems Design

Table of Contents


How a 2 Stroke Engine Works

How a 4 Stroke Engine Works

How a 6 Stroke Engine Works

How an 8 Stoke Engine Would Work

Measuring Fuel Consumption

Measuring Crank Position

Test Stands



Direct Injection

Data Acquisition

Torque Sensor

Throttle Servo Control

"Test" test stand

Concept Development (generation, improvement, selection)

Functional Decomposition

Functional Decomposition

Functional Decomposition

Solutions Brainstorming

Solutions Screening

Solution Screening

Solution Screening

Pugh Matrix

Pugh Matrix

Pugh Matrix

Systems Architecture


Item Estimated Price Acquired
Building Materials (Wood, Metal) Donation Wood-yes
USB-6008 DAQ Borrowed Yes
Kohler CH5 Donation Yes
Wires Donation Yes
Fuel and Water Tanks Donation Fuel - Yes
Laptop with LabView Use existing Yes
Misc Electronics $50 No

Systems Design Review

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