LiPo Bunker/Containment MS/HS

Author: Flite Test STEM

Learning Strand: Ft Workbench

Level: All School Levels

Length: 1 hours. Optional LiPo Bunker to house LiPo batteries in case of fire emergency.

Standards Addressed:

INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR TECHNOLOGY IN EDUCATION ISTE STANDARDS FOR STUDENTS

  • Technology Operations and Concepts ISTE-S-6

INDEX

  • OBJECTIVES
  • MATERIALS NEEDED
  • SUMMARY
  • ACTIVITY

Objectives

STUDENTS WILL

  • Understand the LiPo battery, how it works, the safety involved and its longevity by creating a class battery bunker.

Materials Needed

Assortment of LiPo Chargers See Lipo Safe Charging Boxes



Assortment of LiPo Chargers See all FT Battery Options



Assortment of LiPo Batteries See all FT Battery Options


LiPo Charger/Safety Pouch


Summary



Activity

WHAT CAN HAPPEN TO A MISTREATED LIPO AND HOW TO BUILD A BUNKER?

TEACHER NOTE: The following lesson is designed to teach the students the LiPo Battery and its use in the curriculum aircraft.


  • Afterwards, discuss with the students the importance of LiPo safety, especially creating a safe charging and storing environment for batteries.


   Safety Tip!

TEACHER NOTE: Please make sure to set strict safety guidelines for Lipo battery use and have the proper equipment available for safe charging and storage.

  • Create a LiPo bunker.
  • Review how to charge the batteries and how to store the batteries, and enforce rules and consequences if the bunker is not maintained.
  • Having a well-functioning battery storing and charging system in place can make or break the program.
  • See below some battery bunker ideas!





Your done!


Attachments

FliteTest STEM Logo
HELP