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Any and all donations and support to Team WIKISPEED (A Washington state, USA, non-profit corporation) are used directly to increase velocity to our backlog (TODO list) in the most awesome way we can.
These donations are not investments; as a non-profit we have no profit to redistribute.
HERES A SHORT LIST OF WHAT WE NEED:
Please consider donating to us or offering sponsorship to team WIKISPEED so that we can secure these much-needed items.
-4130 steel pipe, 1.25″ to 2″ outer diameter, at least .08″ thick—any length; we are looking for 40′.
-argon welding gas and TIG welding consumables
-Arduino Unos and Megas, Netduino circuit boards
-6061-T6 aluminum—all shapes and sizes. We use a lot of 4″x4″x.125″ wall square tube and .25″ thick plate.
-17″ wheels and tires—any type, 5x114mm bolt pattern. If they fit a 2006+ Honda Civic, for example, they will fit WIKISPEED. We can adjust for offset and center-bore.
-CNC milling machine—R8 collet preferred
-CNC table router—like this
-CNC foam-cutting (hot wire) machine
-CNC tube bender—like this
-CNC cutoff saw
-carbon-fiber rolls—50″ wide preferred, 5.7 oz or heavier; plain-weave preferred, non-pre-preg
-Polycarbonate sheets—any size and 1/8″ or thicker
-battery electric vehicle to test—converted at home, a Nissan Leaf, or similar
-any powertrain/engine you would like us to test and develop a module for, at least 50hp, at least 36k miles between major services
-shop vaccuum and filters
-grade-8, 3/8″-diameter bolts, various lengths
-working automotive batteries—any type with more than 220 cold cranking amps (CCA)
-any engine bay or suspension part from a 2006+ Honda Civic with an R18A engine and automatic transmission. We can always use more of these.
-windshields from Mazda Miata—any year.
-beer and healthy snacks