After a brief introduction, the team began with project management.
They explained how they divided their members and highlighted the
inspiration underlying their theme.
After a brief introduction, the team began with project management. They explained how they divided their members and highlighted the inspiration underlying their theme.
The team describes the salient features of their hull and provided the design specifications. Analyses came next.
The team modeled the canoe as a simple beam to establish the service loads. Mix design followed.
The team outlined the constituents employed and the testing methods employed. They described their reinforcement scenario and provided details on the mix performance.
Details on construction were provided along with the casting finishing techniques employed. Then, they brought their presentation to conclusion by highlighting the specifications of their canoe.
Questions and Comments:
Fairmont ís hull was reinforced using 2 layers of epoxy coated carbon fiber; a coarse stiff mesh was employed toward the inside of the hull while a more flexible mesh was employed toward the outside. The team included polypropylene fibers for secondary reinforcement. Matrix materials included glass beads, ceramic spheres, and glass beads.
The team employed rubber guides as spacers for quality control and their canoe featured a round bottom to improve straight line speed.