Showing posts with label Hovercraft. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Hovercraft. Show all posts

Saturday, July 13, 2019

EDF Propelled Hovercraft project - first outdoor test

Following the post regarding the construction of this project, here is finally the first real test:

Performance and handling are very good, as expected.

Monday, July 8, 2019

The most inneficient (and probably the coolest) EV in the world - the electric hovercraft!

This project may well model what an electric hovercraft could feel like to drive. At least from a noise perspective, trust me, it is a pretty solid preview in spite of its small scale!

Saturday, November 14, 2009

Home Built Hovercraft

While not being the most efficient means of transportation, hovercrafts impress by the ability to operate both in land and water.The inherent maneuverability is also an interesting characteristic. While the driving is entirely different from a vehicle with wheels, hovercrafts are able to change direction very quickly, given the fast rudder response (usually located in the rear, and close to the propulsion source).