Capstone Project: Plasma Tank Improvement

The team designed, built, and successfully demonstrated a means and apparatus to remove the sediment in a plasma cutter water tank, thus reducing the necessary (and costly) manufacturing shutdown that would otherwise be needed for manual cleaning of the tank.

Josh Stoddard, Huan Yu, Josh Stoddard, and Alex Glenn

Faculty Advisor:

Dr. Raymond Laoulache

Team:

Alex Glenn (Leader), Mechanical Engineering
Josh Stoddard, Mechanical Engineering
Huan Yu, Mechanical Engineering
Josh Stoddard, Mechanical Engineering

Sponsor:

Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding

Abstract:

The team designed, built, and successfully demonstrated a means and apparatus to remove the sediment in a plasma cutter water tank, thus reducing the necessary (and costly) manufacturing shutdown that would otherwise be needed for manual cleaning of the tank.

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Mechanical Engineering


Category - Capstone Projects