Day #38 – 2/11/14

Lab opening – 1:30 PM

Today we took parts to anodize and took a look at all shafts on the robot.  We modified the intake shaft to properly interface with the bearing blocks.  We produced print drawings and cut stock for all shafts except for the catapult.  We machined the full quantities of the first and second choo-choo gearbox shafts.  Tomorrow, we’ll try to machine the remainder of the shafts.

Here’s the Choo Choo second-stage shafts:



Lab closing – 7:00 PM  (Oh so nice).