Hoverbike? Yes.

 

Human meat grinder.

Phuckles - Human meat grinder.

Yup.

I can't believe that guy agreed to test pilot that thing.

temp154226 -
Phuckles - Human meat grinder.

Yup.

I can't believe that guy agreed to test pilot that thing.

I was nervous as hell just watching the video.

I fully support this idea ... that being said ... 

I can't believe they're test flying in a fucking warehouse.  Low ceiling and columns everywhere ... jesus.

Second, why would you put the person above the blades ... it looks pretty unstable and if you lowered the center of gravity it'd hover much easier.  THe blades probably don't move and steering is all leaning so maybe that's why ... still ... great concept but they need to improve a few obvious things IMO.

What could possibly go wrong?

In the future they will laugh at the lack of blade guards and the idiots who got chopped up- still want one though

So much amazing stuff will be possible if they can make an order of magnitude leap in efficiency for batteries.

TzTinkle - So much amazing stuff will be possible if they can make an order of magnitude leap in efficiency for batteries.

 

Jedis make riding those look so easy. This guy was scared as hell.

I remember Professor Frink made one of these on The Simpsons.
Mulhaaaayven!;

the seat configuration reminds me of Mr. Garrison's 'It' on South Park

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TzTinkle - So much amazing stuff will be possible if they can make an order of magnitude leap in efficiency for batteries.

Someone linked the other day a video from Dubai of a drone that could carry a person. Had a little cockpit the person sat in. Was pretty crazy.


They had better shit back in the 80s



 



 



https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Williams_X-Jet



 



https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hiller_VZ-1_Pawnee