Today I woke up and tried to get my race kart to run for the first time in three years. I've got a lot of carb tuning to do, there's an electrical glitch in the wiring that's preventing spark every now in then, and there aren't really any brakes. Not bad for someone who has no karting or 2-stroke experience though. » 12/13/14 5:16pm 12/13/14 5:16pm

Race team management help?

So the Purdue Grand Prix team I'm running has a really old kart that hasn't run in 2 years after a crash and I've only got $1000 to fund everything from parts, to entry fees, to up to spec harnesses and suits, to whatever else I need. I'm going to need to find sponsors. How do convince people to donate money/trade for… » 12/10/14 7:54pm 12/10/14 7:54pm

I like my boss

I asked my boss at the internship I had over the summer if I could come in and work two weeks over my winter break. He said yes. I love having a boss who really doesn't care/likes me enough to let me come in whenever I want. This is the same boss that grew up restoring old Rolls Royces. I need some money to buy more… » 12/09/14 10:37am 12/09/14 10:37am

Yay college!

I have six papers, one video, three chemistry assignments, two calc assignments, one 18 page design doc, a coding project all due this week. I also have to give a very important engineering presentation I've been preparing for for the last four weeks. Oh, and somewhere I have to study for finals. Yay dead week! Have a… » 12/08/14 9:21pm 12/08/14 9:21pm