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Whale Watching UAV Advisor: Dr. Chen. Outline:. Team Members Mission Final Product Description Problems Cost Project Future In Progress Conclusion. Team Members. Heather Hulse. Ryan Snelson. Andrew Christensen. Dustin Gorringe. John Harris. Andrew Clark. Mission.

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Whale watching uav advisor dr chen

Whale Watching UAVAdvisor: Dr. Chen


Outline
Outline:

  • Team Members

  • Mission

  • Final Product Description

  • Problems

  • Cost

  • Project Future

  • In Progress

  • Conclusion


Team Members

Heather Hulse

Ryan Snelson

Andrew Christensen

Dustin Gorringe

John Harris

Andrew Clark


Mission
Mission

  • Continued from Last Year

  • Vicki Rowntree (Biology Dept.)

  • Track and record Whales (pictures/video) for extended periods of time.

  • Unpredictable, Windy Conditions

Valdez Peninsula Argentina

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Southern Right Whale and Calf (pictures provided by Vicki Rowntree)


Final product
Final Product

Dimensions:

Tip to Tail 95”

Wingspan 200”

Height 33”

Weight 60 lbs. (33% less than previous year)


Fuselage
Fuselage

Plastic Skin

Rear Landing Gear

Aluminum Frame

Plexiglass Bottom and Nose

Steerable Front Landing Gear


Wings

Balsa Wood

Polystyrene Cores

Aluminum Plate

Wings

Aluminum Spars

Ailerons Servos Flaps


Tail

Square Aluminum Tubing

Rudder

Elevator


Problems encountered
Problems Encountered

  • Failed foam wing molding process

  • Problematic fuselage frame

  • Engine trouble

  • Servos


Engine troubles
Engine Troubles

  • Test of the engine relieved a failure to start

  • Proximity of coil to magnet

  • Questionable power



Project future
Project Future

  • Control Systems

  • Camera System


In progress
In Progress

  • Planning to fly Saturday

  • Wiring

  • Paint

  • Skin Attachment


Conclusion
Conclusion

Few Items need to be completed

First Test Flight Scheduled For Saturday



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