Testing BLOODHOUND’s Jet Fuel Systems

By: BLOODHOUND SSC – 1,000 mph car

Originally published on Jan 16, 2017

The BLOODHOUND Team are at Newquay Airport to test the Fuel Systems for the EJ200 Jet Engine – they need to simulate the G forces the jet fuel will face at 1000mph by tilting the lower chassis to an angle of 60 degrees. Find out how they got on in this episode of Cisco BLOODHOUND TV.

Find out about the test and the partners involved : http://www.bloodhoundssc.com/news/blo…

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The countdown to Newquay2017 test runs

By: BLOODHOUND SSC – 1,000 mph car

Originally published on Jul 20, 2017

Find out more & buy tickets: http://bit.ly/NEWQUAY2017

The BLOODHOUND Team are counting down the days to the 26th of October, when they’ll be doing the first public test on the runway at Cornwall Airport, Newquay. Tickets for the 26th are for VIPs and 1K Club members. General public are invited to buy tickets to see the car run on the 28th October: http://bit.ly/NEWQUAY2017

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Fun Science With Rob: Temperature

 

By: BLOODHOUND SSC – 1,000 mph car

Originally published on Apr 25, 2017

Our chief inspirer, Rob Bennett, explores how BLOODHOUND uses changes in temperature to make parts of the car fit together. Naturally, he has to experiment with liquid nitrogen to explain it’s cool properties.

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Introducing the 1,000mph BLOODHOUND Supersonic Car

Originally Published on Sep 24, 2015

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The BLOODHOUND Project is an international education initiative focussed around a 1,000 mph jet and rocket powered car. The primary aim is to inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers by sharing the adventure with the widest possible audience. Over 7000 schools have signed up the use the BLOODHOUND Education Programme in their classrooms.

The vehicle itself is a showcase for high technology design and engineering, utilising both composite materials, metallics and traditional aircraft manufacturing techniques.

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