Give the liver a break and start drinking coke. Then you'll have bottles.
Marcus Hicken wrote:
> For those of you who know about the floatation, its made of a foam
> similar to that of pool noodles. This stuff floats well, but not as
> well as air. Air is less dense than the foam, thus air is more
> bouyant. The idea of making air filled cavities came up for the
> floatation to cut weight and make it more bouyant. Ben had the great
> idea of using 3 liter soda bottles. To do the calculations to see if
> this plan will work I need the weight of an empty one. Im not having
> any luck finding the weight of one. So, if anyone has an empty 2 or 3
> liter soda bottle laying around please bring it in so I can weigh it.
> enough about that
> mike, if you need another person to help with the budget let me know.
> enjoy the night, see everyone tomorrow night
> Michael Murray wrote:
>> Hey Team,
>> Hoping everyone can meet again tomorrow night. Same deal as last
>> week, start around 7pm as mostly everyone shows up? This time seemed
>> to work best for the majority, and of those who couldn't make it, you
>> were aware of the current status and were able to catch up.
>> A few things to discuss tomorrow night:
>> Aqua Team Flotation Force (ATFF) - Marcus and Company - You guys are
>> in charge of making the car float (and hopefully move in the water)
>> Bring any ideas you've been working on and we can discuss stuff.
>> Budget Team - Budget is due Friday at noon. I have a start on a few
>> things, will be working on it tomorrow night after the meeting. I'd
>> like help from another 1 or 2 people so let me know. This shouldn't
>> be a lot more work, just going over some of last year's numbers and
>> adding it into this year's budget.
>> Sponsorship info. I sent out an email over the weekend looking for a
>> few more sponsors from people. I received a couple replies with some
>> info. Some of you mentioned some companies in the fall, and if you
>> can get that info to me, that'd be great.
>> Team Gladys (07car) Rehab - I'd like to find a returning member who
>> knows last year's car inside and out to help go over a few things
>> with some of the first year guys. This would probably work best as a
>> Friday evening/Saturday afternoon sort of thing and is about an hour
>> or 2 of work getting some components re-assembled and a few things
>> checked on. As soon as this is done, we can set up a team drive time
>> for when a warmer day rolls around.
>> Thats about it. The rest is just making some time to show up and help
>> out in the shop. We have a lot of eager first year members and that
>> makes myself and the older team members very happy. It also makes
>> showing up to work more enjoyable when we know there are people
>> excited to learn new things. Keep up the ambition.
>> Hope to see you tomorrow night. Bring any questions/comments/ideas to
>> the table.
>> Have a good night.
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