[burpg] Re: GSE Mounts for Servos

  • From: Carolina Munoz <caromu@xxxxxx>
  • To: burpg@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 3 Oct 2013 17:21:55 -0400

I'd be down to work on this too.


On Thu, Oct 3, 2013 at 3:34 PM, Gherman Howell <gshowell@xxxxxx> wrote:

> I'm up for being on a team that works on it, but I am not confident in my
> knowledge or experience to take it on my own, not to mention not having the
> time to finish it by november.  I think that the project would be much more
> successful if a team of around 2-3 people worked on it anyway.
>
>
> On Thu, Oct 3, 2013 at 1:14 PM, Michael Pettit <mtpettit@xxxxxx> wrote:
>
>> Ditto to what Cory said, I have way too much other work to get this
>> project done in a reasonable amount of time, but I can help out with the
>> CAD or in another way if needed.
>>
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Oct 3, 2013 at 11:09 AM, Cory Absi <cory.absi@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>
>>> I probably don't have time to do this but if a freshman takes this on I
>>> can help them out with the CAD and teach them methods in Solidworks for
>>> doing it.  There is CAD software installed on all the computers in the CAD
>>> lab on the 3rd floor in the ME building for those of you who don't know.
>>> -Cory
>>>
>>>
>>> On Thu, Oct 3, 2013 at 9:20 AM, D. Armor Harris <davidh@xxxxxx> wrote:
>>>
>>>> I think the only complicated part is the shaft that connects the servo
>>>> to the valve, but there is an off the shelf shaft that Mehmet knows a lot
>>>> about.
>>>>
>>>> Drew can give you the model info of the servos (and we have one in the
>>>> wind tunnel lab), and Chris Hayes was the one who did the old units.
>>>>
>>>> Lance and Osi, you guys should tag up with the above people and it
>>>> should be everything you need.
>>>>
>>>> On Thursday, October 3, 2013, Lance Nakano wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> I might be interested in making these, are the designs fairly simple
>>>>> or are there some complex portions?
>>>>>
>>>>> Lance Nakano
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> On Thu, Oct 3, 2013 at 1:39 AM, D. Armor Harris <davidh@xxxxxx> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> Hey guys,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> We need someone to design and manufacture two mounts to hold the new
>>>>>> servo-actuated valves on the N2O and N2 ground lines. We're getting rid 
>>>>>> of
>>>>>> the old planetary gear motor/arduino system that was the source of all 
>>>>>> evil
>>>>>> last year and replacing it with a nice slick servo system.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> We have the valves and we have the servos, we just need someone to
>>>>>> make the mounts that keep the servo attached to the valve to actuate it.
>>>>>> Email me back if interested.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> It's a good opportunity to get involved in some design and
>>>>>> manufacture work if you are new, as you can probably do it in Tinker and
>>>>>> it's not a "need to get it right the first time" thing. We do need them 
>>>>>> by
>>>>>> the beginning of November.
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> --
>>>>>> David Armor Harris
>>>>>> Boston University Rocket Propulsion Group
>>>>>> davidh@xxxxxx
>>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>> --
>>>> Sent from my phone
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>
>
> --
> Gherman Howell
>

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