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1. Introduction
Project objectives
CG
Sprung mass
Unsprung mass
Wheelbase, l
Axes
Camber
Importance of suspension
Wishbone independent suspension
Equal length and parallel wishbones
Unequal length wishbones
Unsprung mass oscillations
Shimmy
Wheelfight
Wheel hop
2. Model Formulation
Car information
Coil springs
Fox Vanilla RC Shox
Quarter Car Model
Half Car Model
3. Results
Available springs
Motion ratio
Wheel rates
Tyre rate
Ride rates
Undamped natural frequencies of the front and rear sprung masses
Spring selection
Criteria1
Criteria 2
Spring combination candidates
Wheel hop: rate and mass ratios
Vertical accelerations produced by the spring combination candidates
Most appropriate springs to be used on the REV car
So the most appropriate springs to be used on the REV car are:
The problem associated with using springs that are too stiff
Changing amplitude, A1
Changing damping ratio, ζ
4. Safety
Emergency phone numbers
Fire procedure
Smoking
Electrical safety
Working in labs
Driving the REV car
5. Conclusion and Future Work
6. References
7. Appendices
Appendix A: Negative swing arm effect
Appendix B: Determining a and b
Appendix C: Quarter Car Model Vertical Acceleration Calculations
Appendix D: Road Excitation Calculations
Appendix E: Half Car Model Vertical Acceleration Calculations
Appendix F: Damping calculations for the Half Car Model
Appendix G: MATLAB Code for Half Car Model Vertical Accelerations
Appendix H: Damping calculations for the Quarter Car Model
Appendix I: MATLAB Code for Quarter Car Model Vertical Accelerations
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2009 REV SAE Suspension Corke

2009 REV SAE Suspension Corke

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