Project #12

TITLE: Composite Roller Blade

Client: Practical Composites Inc., Halifax NS, Mr. Stephen Fitzgerald

SUPERVISOR: Dr. Alex Kalamkarov, Room C307, Phone 494-6072 Alex.Kalamkarov@Dal.ca

Competitions: none
Implementation: none

Team: Craig English
  David Johnson
  Peter Schnare

DESCRIPTION: The objective of the project is to develop a new type of roller-skates with cantilevered inclined wheels, made of a composite material and having the enhanced functionality. The project includes computer-aided design, making a prototype, evaluating and improving the original design. This will be followed by making a carbon fiber-reinforced composite part, testing, evaluation and fabrication of a final product.