WE@RIT HOT WHEELZ TEAM Annual Team Design and Build Project Connected to ImagineRIT Challenge WANTED 7 - 10 more active team members 2013 Student Leads Sarah Brown, Maura Chmielowiec, Olivia RobertsonAdvisors: Jodi Carville, Martin Schooping (CIMS Project Manager)
IMAGINE RIT 2013 E-DURANCE CHALLENGE MAY 4, 20131.Based on well-known Power Racing Series calls “Maker Faire”2.Use PowerWheels as base vehicle Could be Fisher-Price, Little Tikes, etc.3. Electric, Endurance
MAKER FAIRE VIDEOSDrag Racehttp://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=Power+wheels+for+Power+Faire&view=detail&mid=086FEE8677FF10255BD0086FEE8677FF10255BD0&first=0E-durancehttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=02Ux4omgmeE
IMAGINE RIT 2013~E-DURANCE CHALLENGEDRAFT Proposal More Details1.Use PowerWheels as base vehicle Could be Fisher-Price, Little Tikes, etc.2. Electric, Endurance3. Standardized Battery will be provided4. Modify Chassis5. Several performance categories to allow for more “winners”… Most Laps, last longest, crowd pleaser, etc.6. Maximum budget of $500 – excluding safety and car purchase
GOOD NEWS FOR 2013 HOT WHEELZ TEAM MEMBERS…..We have a designated build/meeting room – Senior DesignWe have a blogWe have backing of WE@RITHave begun fundingHave a success story to build onWe WILL have fun!
HOT WHEELZ TEAM MEMBERS…..Will look forward to ~ Attending team meetings/gatherings Being involved in all aspects of the car Being creative Doing research and learning about electric systems Completing the project (contest is May 4th, 2013) Work to problem solve Willing to Learn Have a Positive Attitude/Team Player Car/battery/electric/design skills a plus! And need help with funding, blogging, poster presentation, project management, “crowd pleaser” design aspects