Redesigned Motor Mount

We needed to create a more exact design for our motor mount.  We ended up taking foam display board a cutting out a shape that fit our cart more precisely.  I then took that foam cutout and dimensioned it.  I input the dimensions into Pro/E and ran a new FEA.  Here is our new design.

We also chose to go with a 1/4 inch hot roll steel.  This saves money because steel is cheaper than aluminum.   We are also able to go thinner in material thickness without sacrificing any strength.


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