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Cisco BLOODHOUND TV brings you regular short video updates an all aspects of the project.

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Cisco is the Networking and Video Partner for BLOODHOUND SSC.

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Cisco and BLOODHOUND have common ethos and values - collaboration, openness, sharing and working in support of education to support the future. BLOODHOUND wants to inspire a new generation of engineers who will build the high-technology world of the future. Cisco is inspired by great feats of science, engineering, technology and maths, and wants to help change the way the world live, works, plays and learns.

Cisco are providing industry-leading networking infrastructure, security and collaboration products, like Cisco WebEx and Meraki, to help the small BLOODHOUND team to run their operations more effectively and efficiently. But most importantly, this technology is helping BLOODHOUND bring people together; from engineers, through sponsors and to students all over the world. 

Cisco is delighted to be powering Cisco BLOODHOUND TV (BHTV). This video channel allows people all over the world to ‘share the adventure’. Keeping us all up to date on the progress of the Project and providing behind the scenes insights, this is a great way to learn more about the manufacture and testing of the car through updates directly from members of the team. 

With the shared challenge of inspiring future generations, STEM Ambassadors have been enlisted through Cisco to support the challenge of taking the BLOODHOUND SSC story out to schools and getting people involved in this supersonic adventure.

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Engineering Director, Mark Chapman brings you up to speed with a build progress report

Cisco Bloodhound TV, Episode 31 Inspirational Go-Kart racers

Tuesday, 15 October, 2013

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Across the UK over 5,500 schools have signed up to the BLOODHOUND Education Programme, they have free access to curriculum ready resources and the support of the BLOODHOUND ambassadors.

Cisco Bloodhound TV, Episode 30 Richard & Andy discuss driving Thrust2

Tuesday, 1 October, 2013

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In this episode of Cisco BHTV: Richard Noble and Andy Green discuss the challenges Richard faced when driving Thrust2 at over 600 mph.

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Cisco Bloodhound TV, Episode 29 Wheel testing at Hakskeenpan

Thursday, 5 September, 2013

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BLOODHOUND's wheels will be the fastest in history, they will be the only point of contact between this 135,000 hp jet and rocket powered car and the South African desert. Getting their shape right is crucial.

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Cisco Bloodhound TV, Episode 28 Lower Chassis and Construction Sequence

Monday, 19 August, 2013

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This episode of Cisco Bloodhound TV illustrates the construction sequence of the lower chassis. It shows exactly how BLOODHOUND SSC's chassis was built, glued, riveted, bonded ...

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Cisco Bloodhound TV, Episode 27 The Fastest Wheels in History

Monday, 5 August, 2013

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Cisco Bloodhound TV visited product sponsor Otto Fuchs in Germany to see the first stage of the 1000mph wheels being forged from aluminium

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Cisco Bloodhound TV, Episode 26 Science Minister opens new BLOODHOUND Technical Centre

Tuesday, 30 July, 2013

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On July 4th, David Willetts, Minister for Science and Universities opened the new BLOODHOUND Technical Centre in Avonmouth.

Mr Willetts announced a £1m grant for BLOODHOUND to support its education and outreach mission. This is funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).

During his visit, Mr Willetts helped BLOODHOUND’s engineers join the carbon composite front section, driver Andy Green’s 1,000 mph ‘office’, to the metal rear chassis which will house the car’s custom-designed rocket. This marked a major milestone for BLOODHOUND which will be the most powerful land vehicle ever created. 

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