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Go Loco For Labo!

Thanks to Circuit Labo for printing us some circuit boards. They provide us with high quality PCBs that we use at the heart of our electronics system and that we know we can trust.  Look at some photos of us soldering and testing some boards! Thanks again to Circuits Labo!

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We’re Nuts about Wesco!

A big thank you to Wesco for sponsoring the Team with NAS fasteners. We use these fasteners absolutely everywhere on the car, without them the car wouldn’t stay together!

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Thank You Watson Racing!

Thanks to our friends at Watson Racing​ for machining our front bell crank mounts. We were in a bind and Watson Racing came to the rescue! Watson is known for their top quality and these parts are no different. Thanks again to Watson Racing for helping us out!

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Thanks to Schaeffler-FAG for rolling with us!

Thanks to FAG for providing us with bearings and bushings for MRT17.  FAG is a part of Schaeffler Group and a major global supplier of bearings with core competencies in ball, taper, cylindrical and spherical bearing products. Find out more about FAG and Schaeffler group here: http://www.schaeffler.ca/content.schaeffler.us/en/index.jsp. Thanks to Schaeffler for “rolling” with us!

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Making a Monocoque

This month, the Team has been working extremely hard to complete the chassis for MRT17. Members from all subteams stepped up to help out and layup the chassis. Special thanks to our sponsors at Stelia for making this possible! Check out the timelapse of our time at Stelia and demoulding the chassis – almost a month of work condensed to just 2 minutes – HERE!

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Thank You Foam Geometrix

Thank you to Foam Geometrix for cutting the foam for our areo molds! They will be a pivotal part of our aero manufacturing process. Stay tuned for some manufacturing pics of the wings!

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Loc it tite with Henkel

Thanks to Henkel for providing us with various Loctite products! Without their superior bonding capabilities we would not have been able to put together our two race engines for this upcoming season. We’ll be “sticking” with them :)

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Thanks to Northern Composites!

Thanks to Northern Composites for providing us with Dry Carbon Fabric! We are grateful for their support and the chassis turned out great! Northern Composites is your source for premium quality composite materials.

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M1 Composites is #1

Thanks to M1 Composites Technology for helping us make our chassis tools! The team is currently laying up chassis inside the tools as we speak (or as you read). These tools are absolutely integral to our process and without them we wouldn’t have a car. Check out a couple pics from the layout and thanks again to M1!

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Gurit Is Great!

Thank you Gurit for supplying us with pre-impregnated carbon fibre. With long work times and no need to mix resin, Gurit’s material makes carbon fibre easy! We use Gurit Carbon Prepreg everywhere on the car – from the chassis to the steering wheel. Thanks to Gurit!

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