Mechanical Engineering Design Challenges

Design a Sampling Aircraft

Build an aircraft that can collect air samples.

Build a Planting Machine

Build a machine that distributes seeds precisely.

Build a Robotic Face

Build a robotic face that can make facial expressions using simple machines.

Make a Mechanical Theater

Create a theater show using characters made from simple machines.

Build a Light Dispersal System

Create a way to spread light inside a house to illuminate a picture

Build a Wind Powered Turbine

Engineer a machine that converts wind power into mechanical energy

Construct a Crane

Build a crane that uses simple machines and mechanical advantage to move heavy objects.

Engineer an Automated Wrapping Machine

Build a machine that can make plane fuselage by wrapping a mold just like Boeing’s carbon fiber placement machines.

Build a Plane Painting Machine

Make a plane painting machine to draw a design on your airplane.