Engineering Notebook Tips
Here is a general framework for a good engineering notebook:
Table of Contents: Make sure to keep updating it! Once you're behind, it's hard to catch up again.
Introduction to Team: A general description of who your team consists of and your values.
Goals for the season
Description of Current Game:
- Summary of game
Description of Challenges and First Thoughts
- What's going to be easy
- What's going to be hard
- Design Ideas
For each meeting, record some of the following:
- Who was present
- Length of meeting
- What was accomplished
- Problems encountered in meeting
- Solutions or possible solutions
- Graphs! Tables! Pictures! Drawings!
- Signature of person who wrote the entry
Great additional resources: