Division: JSS Green (4-6)
School: Christ Church School Team Size: 4

Rebel Racers

Team Info

Rebel Racers – Cheetah Solar Racing Team

Christ Church School

Sage C, Christie C, Dallas B and William B

Design Documentation

Project Log

Finished Car Specifications

Length: 28.8 cm
Height: 22.5 cm
Width: 15 cm
weight: 198.2 g
wheels rear: 4.2 cm front: 3.5

Components:
2 sheets of balsa wood 4″x12″x1/4″
Velcro
Solar Made solar panel and motor
Battery pack
Pitsco wheels for rear and rubber bands, axel, and nylon spacers
Soalr made wheels for front no rubber tires, axel and nylon spacers
push button switch, wires and alligator clips
glue sticks

Test Results / Trial Runs

Battery: 25 ft
Attempt
1 – 8.8 seconds
2 – 9.0 seconds
3 – 9.5 seconds
Average speed: 2.7 ft/sec

Solar Panel: 50 ft – partly cloudy
Attempt
1 – 24.0 seconds
2 – 22.4 seconds
3 – 25.1 seconds
Average: 2.1 ft/sec

Solar Panel: 50 feet – cloudy
Attemp
1 – 26.2 seconds
2 – 25.8 seconds
3 – 26.9 seconds
Average speed: 1.9 ft/sec

Vehicle Features Video

Link to video: http://tinyurl.com/CCSrebelracers2022

Additional Information

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