Engineers of Innovation

Alumni association of the Engineering programme at the University of Applied Sciences Amsterdam

24th June 2019

Inside the boat part 1

In the forthcoming weeks, we want to give you a behind the scenes look of our boat. The past year we did a great number of revisions on our electronics system. One of the most crucial parts was figuring out how to protect all these new electronic components. The pictures below show our MuPPeT and Read more…

22nd June 2019

Fix the steering system

After successfully repairing the motor driver last night and participating in the Match Race earlier this morning. Trouble struck us again today. During the testing and adjusting our hydrofoil settings today we suddenly lost the ability to steer. Immediately after lifting the boat out of the water the problem was obvious. We have fixed the Read more…

22nd June 2019

Back to racing

After the setback of yesterday, a trip to Friesland and the replacement of some circuit boards. We managed to get the boat up and running before today’s start. The first tests look very promising and we are excited to get racing. Today we have the match race and sprint scheduled.

21st June 2019

New motor driver needed

Unfortunately, at the end of the day, our motor driver stopped working. This stopped us from participating in the parade and the top speed competition. Currently one of our members is racing to Friesland to get a new circuit board. We will try installing the circuit board tonight so we can continue the competition tomorrow ?

21st June 2019

First race started

The first solar Sport one race of the season has officially started. After months of maintenance and excitement, we finally started the first race. The first race will be the Time Trial. Follow us live during the weekend on: https://solarsportone.org/live/

Planned events

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