The companies who help keep Mean Machine going.
Sponsoring the team helps us change the lives of our students. Your money will go toward operating costs, competition entry fees, travel costs and much more.
$10,000 and up
US Digital’s optical encoders, magnetic encoders, and inclinometers are used in a wide variety of places: stepper motors, robotics, medical and lab diagnostic equipment, additive manufacturing, industrial automation, renewable energy and many other applications requiring position feedback.
Protech composites provides carbon fiber sheets, used extensively in the frame of our robots, due to the amazing strength and extremely low weight of carbon fiber sheets, giving a definitive competitive edge.
Their vision is to create technology that makes life better for everyone, everywhere — every person, every organization, and every community around the globe. This motivates us — inspires us — to do what we do. To make what we make. To invent, and to reinvent. To engineer experiences that amaze.
Markforged provides the opportunity for the team to explore new areas of fabrication with their top of the line 3D printers, capable of printing carbon fiber with precision among other materials.
Analog Devices is a global leader in the design and manufacturing of analog, mixed signal, and DSP integrated circuits to help solve the toughest engineering challenges.
Fisher Investments provides a substantial sum to improve the capabilities of the team, and expand our reach of teaching the kids the value of business as well as machining and programming.