Successful completion of the Lafayette Formula Electric Vehicle hinges on the intergation of several key components: the energy storage system, the powertrain, and the vehicle chassis. The cost to acquire the powertrain components (motor, motor controller, motor test stand, test power supply) is beyond the scope of any single ECE Senior Design Project, and must be expressly approved by the Engineering Department in order for any of these components to be acquired.
The following materials comprise D013:
Non-Budget Funding Proposal Video
Motor Testing Safety Plan
Motor Test Plan
Non-Budget Funding Report
Signed Request Letter
MCS Bill Of Materials
Motor Proposal Presentation
More detailed information, including standalone versions of the graphs and links to manufacturer literature, may be found on the MCS subsystem page.