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Project 1

Project

Machine the parts needed and assemble an International Space Station class III (Training Hardware) Single Stowage Locker.

Purpose

The locker will be used to train the International Space Station astronaut crew members on locker operations, payload housing and stowage.

Overview

The International Space Station Single Stowage Locker is assembled out of twenty-three (23) parts that the students will fabricate out of raw material.  Fifteen (15) of these parts will be made out of aluminum sheet.  Seven parts will be machined out of Aluminum billets.  The remaining part will be a modified from a commercial off the shelf hinge.  There are also numerous commercial off the shelf parts that will be included in the assembly i.e. rivets, latches and captive fasteners.

Team

The Cy-Woods HS IT HUNCH team is an industrial technology club that meets during 7th period and after school on Thursdays.

Status

Fabrication: 1/1 rear plate 10% complete, 0/1 door complete, 0/1 hinge complete, 1/1 front frame 10% complete, 0/2 top/bottom panel complete and 0/2 left/right side panel complete.  Reference: 3/3 door panels are being made at Cy-Ranch. 12/12 tool guides are being made at Conroe HS 90% complete.

Assembly: 0% Door and 0% body complete.

Project 2

Project

Design and fabricate seven black boxes.

Purpose

These black boxes will be used the Orion medium fidelity mockup.  It will be used by Orion astronauts to evaluate the Orion cockpit design and then familiarization training latter.

Overview

Orion is the Shuttle vehicle replacement for NASA.

Team

The Cy-Ranch HS HUNCH team has students in the 1st, 2nd and 3rd period classes.

Status

This was kicked off the first week of December.  Students are currently designing the black boxes.