I am skilled in engineering, technical drawing and making within the film and manufacturing industries. I have a good working and practical knowledge of mechanics, materials and statics and am proficient in the workshop. I am also well accustomed to the tight schedules and demands of the entertainment industries.
My skills include Machine Design, Structural Mechanics, CAD and Manual Fabrication; amongst others - please visit my LinkedIn profile for more information.
I am an Incorporated Engineer with the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.
Occasionally I also work as an acoustical consultant, for loudspeaker measurements.
Thomas Gude BSc(Hons) IEng MIMechE
Film, TV & Theatre - SFX Design
The Little Mermaid
Fast & Furious 9
Black Mirror Series 4
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Professor Branestawm Returns
Various TV Commercials
CAD - SolidWorks Premium and Draftsight
FEA - SolidWorks and ANSYS
Structural and Mechanic Calculations
Offshore Engineering - SLPE
Structural Design and Assessment
Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
Vortex Induced Vibration
Loudspeaker Rigging Systems
SFX Rigs and Motion Bases
NFPC Hydraulics Stage 1
Advanced 2 axis turntable with 0.5° precision and 1.5t capacity
Sochi Winter Olypics "Mega Horn"
Other SFX Rigs
Fram Museum - A rotating windmill & periscope for Roald Admunsen's arctic explorer
Enterspace VR - Interactive mechanisms for VR experience
Jaguar Nano - e - Air conditioning smoke evactuation demo