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Design and Testing of a Carbon Fiber Bicycle

Project Sponsor :

AEGIS Bicycles

Mechanical Engineering Students:

Shannon Gallant
Karen Harvey
Jon Langille
Tom MacDonald
Nate Poulin
Clint Swett

ME Faculty Advisor:

Dr. Vince Caccese

Aegis Bikes


The University of Maine


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The objective of this senior project design is to analyze a

carbon fiber bicycle frame and fork.



Static Stress Mapping

Static Testing Setup

FEA Analysis

Dynamic Road Test


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Last updated Thursday, October 08, 1998