STEM Tutorial: Junior Solar Car

Junior Solar Spint Car SolidWorks Cuda Country

A new SolidWorks STEM tutorial for the Junior Solar Sprint car has been developed by teacher Pat Haley, Cuda Country.

Junior Solar Spint Car SolidWorks Assembly Cuda Country

Partners Technology Student Association (TSA) and Army Education Outreach Program (AEOP) bring the JSS model solar car competition to many schools.

Some highlights of the new JSS tutorials include:

Junior Solar Spint Car SolidWorks Sheet Metal Cuda Country

A sheet metal Motor Mounting Bracket with sketch bends, jogs and a forming tool.

Junior Solar Spint Car SolidWorks  Gears Cuda Country


Gears from SOLIDWORKS Toolbox.

Junior Solar Spint Car SolidWorks Angle Mate Cuda Country

Angle Mate is used to pivot solar panel in ball slot. A special thanks to SolidWorks’ Ryan and Fred for helping Pat with this very cool mate.

Please take a look

Pat – thank you for sharing with the SolidWorks Community.  Marie



Marie Planchard

Marie Planchard

Senior Director, Early Engagement, 3DEXPERIENCE Works at Dassault Systemes
Marie Planchard is an education and engineering advocate. As Senior Director of Education & Early Engagement, SOLIDWORKS, she is responsible for global development of content and social outreach for the 3DEXPERIENCE Works products across all levels of learning including educational institutions, Fab Labs, and entrepreneurship.
Marie Planchard