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A Human Powered Helicopter
« on: May 10, 2011, 03:15:55 PM »
Here is a story and a video featuring a Human Powered Helicopter
http://www.eng.umd.edu/html/media/release.php?id=104

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Re: A Human Powered Helicopter
« Reply #1 on: May 10, 2011, 03:45:56 PM »
Cool!
Practical.... strong wind gust (bad juju). But as an achievement.. cool.

I watched most of the vid...

I just need one that will also carry luggage ... :)

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Re: A Human Powered Helicopter
« Reply #2 on: May 10, 2011, 03:52:53 PM »
That was a cool little vid, too bad they haven't finished it.
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Re: A Human Powered Helicopter
« Reply #3 on: May 10, 2011, 04:07:12 PM »
Ok take the parts from the wing of that STOL aircraft posted a few days ago and put them on the human powered helicopter. Away you go. 8)

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