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Congratulations to the Quarter Scale Tractor team!

June 4, 2014

The OSU Buckeye Pullers team won 3rd place at this year's ASABE Quarter Scale Tractor competition! Read more about the competition here: Quarter Scale competition.

For a press release of the final results, click here.

Students who participate in this design competition:
- Receive hands-on experience in both design and manufacturing processes;
- Learn how to manage, finance and document a design program from start to finish;
- Learn how to communicate professionally with peers, industry and professional engineers through fundraising and competition events;
- Enhance team building skills as they design, build, and test their tractors; and
- Develop time management and multi-tasking skills as they balance their rigorous school load with the demands of an in-depth design project.

To learn more about the team, their efforts, sponsors and history, click here.