Supplies for Projects

Equipment and supplies are needed to complete the projects described on this website. There are multiple models and brands available for most of the items listed below that will perform satisfactorily.

description, sources and approximate cost

Description: Radar Gun

Purpose: The radar gun shown is a Bushnell Velocity Speed Gun that can be used to measure speeds up to 110 miles per hour (MPH). The object needs to beo 10 feet away for this gun to work.

Source: Various sources including

Approximate Cost: $85

Boe-Bot parts

Description: 100 foot measuring tape

Purpose: A measuring tape is needed for several projects. The one shown here is a Stanley 34-790 100-Foot Open Reel Fiberglass Long Tape Rule.

Source: or local hardware store

Approximate Cost: $12


Description: Marking Flags

Purpose: Markers are needed to locate posiiton for various projects. The flags shown here are Irwin Tools 64100 Staked Marking Flags (100 Pack), Orange.

Source: or local hardware store

Approximate Cost: $14 for a 100 pack

Description: Safety Vests

Purpose: Each participant should take data when out taking data. Be sure to coordinate your activities with local authorities so they are aware of your activities. The vest shown here is a Neiko High Visibility Neon Yellow Zipper Front Safety Vest with Reflective Strips - Meets ANSI/ISEA Standards.


Approximate Cost: $7 each


LA Tech College of Engineering and Science
Louisiana Tech University
Ruston, Louisiana