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Board # 138 : MAKER: CAD Boeing 747-400 Model Redesign and 3D Printing

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2017 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition


Columbus, Ohio

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June 24, 2017

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June 24, 2017

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June 28, 2017

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Garrett Scott Wiles Frostburg State University

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Mechanical Engineering undergraduate ('18) in the Frostburg State University/University of Maryland, College Park Collaborative Mechanical Engineering Program.

Degree Seeking: B.S. Mechanical Engineering - A. James Clark School of Engineering (May 2018)

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Nicholas Ryan Baicar

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Brian Leech Frostburg State University


Hugh Jack P. Eng. P.E. Western Carolina University Orcid 16x16

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This student project consisted of rescaled and redesigning for a CAD model of a Boeing 747-400. The description and additional details of an actual scale Boeing 747-400 can be found on It was given to a Computer Aided Design 200 level class as a student assignment. After showing interest in the design adjustments made to the model, that a further remodeling of the 747 assembly be constructed, thus ultimately sending it to a 3D printer.

Wiles, G. S., & Baicar, N. R., & Leech, B., & Jack, H. (2017, June), Board # 138 : MAKER: CAD Boeing 747-400 Model Redesign and 3D Printing Paper presented at 2017 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Columbus, Ohio. 10.18260/1-2--27746

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