Wind Turbine Final Report Pt. 2

Looking back on this semester, I have definitely gained new skills, both technical and analytical.  The main difference I have noticed is my ability to see things differently.  Prior to this semester, I viewed most engineering projects with the mindset of function, rather than form.  Throughout my engineering curriculum, I have been taught to design…
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Timeline

Here is my scheduled timeline for my wind turbine project. 3/29 – Have all components ordered / bought 4/1 – Have all components in hand 4/6 – Construct propellor assembly, create wind vane 4/8 – Attach blades to motor shaft with arbor 4/11 – Create mounting tower (reduced size for presentation purposes) 4/13 – Troubleshoot…
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Chris Coffman Skill Set

Over the past few years I have actually developed a different skill set than most engineering majors.  I added the business minor during my sophomore year, so I was introduced to the principles of accounting and finance at a pretty thorough level.  I studied financial accounting (vs. managerial accounting) which taught me how to organize…
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