29 Oct

  • By rnaylor

Research, design and make a simple wind turbine capable of lifting a cup off the floor up to table height. The winning team will be the one producing the machine that lifts the most weight.

Tasks:

  • Research existing wind turbines
  • Produce a mood board showing your collection of pictures and photographs.
  • Include written research with your project if possible
  • Produce a number of initial design ideas for your wind turbine
  • Choose one of your ideas to develop further
  • Finalise your design
  • Build your prototype
  • Evaluate your model, make adjustments, redesign and rebuild
  • Present your model
  • Your presentation could include photographs, a powerpoint, a speech, your artwork, demonstrations e.t.c.