The team has been hard at work over spring break preparing the car for testing. The brand new electrical system is close to completion, and mechanical changes are being made, too.
Here are some of the things we have been working on in closer detail:
The panel is made out of laser-cut acrylic. Here is a video of the laser cutting process. We placed a piece of acrylic into the laser cutter, input a CAD file of our panel to the laser cutter’s computer, made some adjustments, and then the cutter precisely created all the holes and cuts necessary. This video is of an earlier draft, without rounded center edges.