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39Stude

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Andover, Minnesota
United States

39Stude is Me and over 700 Scouts will be building an all electric 1938 Ford ratrod in October. Pictures coming soon. — updated 2 years ago

 

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About me and my passion for cars

I'm a little skewed sideways. I love cool cars (hotrods, classics, rats, etc) . I like the heads and tails the best.

However - I don't go for the combustion - I want electric.
So I created my own nonprofit - PlugNPlay.

Come visit. I could use help with the heavy lifting.
[url]http://www.plugnplaymn.org[/url]

The ‘PlugNPlay’ project is the super hybrid educational experience of a lifetime. This program will produce a vehicle that uses no gasoline for power – only electricity. PlugNPlay is designed to combine renewable energy resources into a portable unit that can extend the range of any vehicle – operating solely on battery power.

Students will start a business from the ground up. No supplies, no cash, no leadership. In a matter of hours - they will have management teams mapped out, focus groups and research assignments.

Students will plan their revenue generating processes, marketing, operations and how to engage even more students. Some ideas may include presenting at schools, published in school newspapers, contests (like air ride, sound systems and car graphics). Other ideas may be in getting published to national magazines and presenting in the local and national media spotlight.

This yearlong process involves a business casual atmosphere - in which all students will learn to work with mentors and professionals and offsite resources. Trips around the state (and the nation) may also be possible. The theme to the project is renewable energy and it is causing excitement everywhere we present. How many high school students can boast that they built a passenger car that runs on electricity, solar and wind (and it's good looking too...)?

Students will investigate 4 main sources of power. These ‘Power Plants’ (think green) will serve as the only source of power for the vehicle. With the main source of power being electricity from the home - we will also use wind, solar, and motion to generate the remaining. Power plants such as these already work on their own – our plan is to put them all together.

My first car

1972 Nova

Car clubs I’m in

Minnesota Street Rod Association
Chevy's Best
Minnesota Electric Auto Association
Minnesota Renewable Energy Society

— Profile last updated: May 1, 2013

Date Joined Aug 10, 2009
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We have been offering high quality workmanshipo and products to the Small Business's & Individuals in our Tri State area for over 6 years now and we do Vinyl Lettering, Vehicle Pre Made Graphics, Small Business Signage up to 4'x8' outdoor signs, we sell pan faces, Vinyl Pinstriping, Custom In...

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39Stude
Jul 17, 2011 at 5:19 pm
Hey everyone- we are building a new 'thang'.
Me - along with 700+ Scouts will research, design and build an all electric 1938 Ford rat rod in October. This rod will use plug-in power, wind and solar for fuel.

Would appreciate your votes.
Please keep the votes coming for PlugNPlay: http://www.re...com/plugnplay
Vote via text - Text your vote 107298 to Pepsi 73774

Any 13 or older can vote. Please vote everyday.
 
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TKCARAUDIO
Aug 28, 2010 at 10:13 pm
wicked work man
 
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Fastronald
Dec 19, 2009 at 10:07 am
Sweeeeeet car there......great balance between the mods done to it.
 

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Calling on all Motortopia Super Heros - need your votes

Filed under: 1941 Willys Coupe (jhodnefield@comcast.net)

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Hey everyone - need your help. My nonprofit 'PlugNPlay' has a chance to win a $10,000 grant from Pepsi. In October, we will be hosting our very first Innovation Weekend event....

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Need Motortopia's SuperPowers to help make a dream a reality.

Filed under: 1941 Willys Coupe (jhodnefield@comcast.net)

This is a very cool project and I am way behind in the stats. http://www.refresheverything.com/plugnplay I am trying to fund a high school project (multiple schools) in which they will research, design and build a 1941 Willys All Electric Hybrid. The top...

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Need your support. Need Your votes!!

Filed under: 1941 Willys Coupe (jhodnefield@comcast.net)

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Need your Support. I have submitted a proposal to the Pepsi Refresh project to start a high school program researching and developing an electric vehicle. Students will...

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