Northrop Grumman Drill Arm Capstone '23-'24

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Here is all of the team's documentation. Updated on 10/18/2023.


CAD Model (Front View)  

This is a three dimenional representation of the team's current CAD model, rendered using SolidWorks 2024. Credit Russel Stringham, Daniel Cooke. For more images of the team's CAD model (WIP), please visit the Gallery.  

CAD Model (Side View) 

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Department of Mechanical Engineering - NAU
2112 S Huffer Ln,
Flagstaff, AZ 86011, US
P: (928)523-5251


About Northrop Grumman   

  •  Northrop Grumman Corporation is a global aerospace and defense company that plays a pivotal role in the development and delivery of innovative solutions for a wide range of national security and commercial applications. With a rich history dating back to its founding in 1939, Northrop Grumman has evolved into one of the largest defense contractors in the world and is known for its advanced technologies and capabilities, contributing to critical defense programs, space exploration missions, and the advancement of cutting-edge systems. Committed to innovation, reliability, and excellence, Northrop Grumman continues to be a key player in shaping the future of aerospace and defense industries.

About Us

Our capstone team was formed on August 29th, 2023, for the singular purpose of coming up with a solution for Northrop Grumman's capstone proposal project for a robotic drill arm capable of locating and drilling into the surface of a cylindrical object.