Spring 2017 Projects
Project 1: Solar Tracker
Project 2: LED Lighting System
Project 3: Backgauge 2
Project 4: Animal Tracker
Project 1 Solar Tracker
Sponsor: H2O for Humanity
Team: Justin Moody, Sam Tibbitts, Dane Smith, Ryan Gardner
The purpose of this project is to determine if the water filtration systems that are currently being used can be powered through the use of a solar tracking array.
Project 2 LED Lighting System
Sponsor: New Day Products
Team: Rob Basinger, Brighton Eagar, Aaron Putich, Blake Chapman
The objective is to create a lighting system that is easily attached, light lasts through a whole shift, and provides at least 500 Lumens of uniform light to the work area. Ideally, the light will be operated without hands and will be attached to the tools being used.
Project 3 Backgauge 2
Sponsor: Brother Kevin Orme
Team: Joseph Warner, Adam Frye, Andrew Judd, Eric Borgholthaus, Grant Pray
The objective is to develop and fabricate an automatic adjusting backgauge for the purpose of improving the quality and functionality
of the previous backgauge's front and back translation, adding-multiple different movement translations, and the rigidity of the backgauge to not go out of alignment.
Project 4 Animal Tracker
Sponsor: Troy Denning and Jason Wilding
Team: ChunWai Lai, Jared Hurst, Keith Morton, Jewelissa Lowe
The objective is to create a micro generator that converts the kinetic energy from animal motion to electrical energy for the use of GPS.
Project 5 Stamping Assistant
Sponsor: Dawn Enterprises, Inc.
Team: Michael Cook, Lauren Ji, Jacob Nickle
The objective is to provide Dawn Enterprises with the necessary equipment and processes to ensure an easy-touse and financially-efficient device that assists the production of radiation detection cloth squares.