Structural Equivalency / Alternate Frame Document Reviewer Volunteer Information
Position Title: Structural Equivalency or Alternate Frame Document Reviewer
Activity: Formula SAE Document Review
Position Description: Volunteers will conduct a technical review of student team completed document “Structural Equivalency Spreadsheet” (SES) or “Structural Requirements Certification Form” SCRF” to ensure all equivalency calculations must prove equivalency relative to steel grade SAE/AISI 1010 or use of alternative materials or tubing sizes defined in FSAE Rules T3.4.1.
Document is required to be approved prior to team participation onsite in technical inspection.
Preferred Skills/Qualifications/ Experience: Volunteers should have a general familiarity with vehicle structure design specifically the driver’s cell. Knowledge of steel and composite materials is also suggested.
Orientation and Training: Online training led by Lead Reviewer who will also manage the review process and workload
Work Conducted via: online prior to competition
Time Commitment: Pending volunteer availability and workload vs student knowledge; there may be some back-n-forth correspondence until document is accepted. Review time is not consistent or daily but can span up to a month’s time.
SAE Members only: NO
Leadership Skills Obtained in this Role: opportunities exist