Posted by UAlberta FSAE on March 26, 2019

March 2019 Newsletter

Fabrication and Design In preparation for full welding, the chassis was cut out of the jig and engine mounts were tacked into place. This is a large step toward having a completed car, as it means final tabs are being installed and components are being completed. The car will be welded by Epic Metal Services

Posted by UAlberta FSAE on February 14, 2019

February 2019 Newsletter

Fabrication and Design The team mostly completed tacking our 2019 chassis over the month. We have now moved on to jigging up all of suspension tabs. Following suspension, the engine mounting brackets and tabs will be welded in. Tentatively, the chassis will be fully welded the first weekend of March.  Also, further dyno testing has

Posted by UAlberta FSAE on January 9, 2019

January 2019 Newsletter

Fabrication and Design January is the start of the winter semester for many of the FSAE members, and we are excited to get back into the routine. Christmas break was slow, as many members spent time away from campus visiting family. Many components were sent out for manufacturing before the Christmas break, and we are

Posted by UAlberta FSAE on December 8, 2018

December 2018 Newsletter

Fabrication and Design Since our last newsletter, work has continued the chassis, which is currently about 2/3 of the way complete. The pedal tray, machined by Epic Metal Services, is on its way, and will help us accurately tack the front of our chassis together. The dimensional tolerances for the front end of the chassis

Posted by UAlberta FSAE on December 2, 2018

November 2018 Newsletter

Design The team has been working hard on the design of UA19 throughout October and we held our first design review. These partial design reviews are a great way to get a handle on our progress so far and what items are still outstanding. This was also a great opportunity for junior members to learn