Fall 2016 Composites Student Build a Heavy Lift Aerial Platform (Drone)



IYRS School of Composites Technology has proudly sent Fall 2016 students on their way to the next phase of their education, their externship experience, but not before working through the finishing touches of a Heavy Lift Aerial Platform (drone).

Designed in Rhino3D computer-aided-design (CAD), the final product has been constructed of composite materials and 3d-printed parts, totaling just over 60 pounds. The final product will have a payload of just over 100 pounds! Congrats to the composites students, great work!

drone cad

6 ft Drone

Drone Specs