Category Archives: Firsts & New Ideas

Another Flying Car, the Aeromobile 2.5

This looks more serious than some of the other attempts. Aeromobile 2.5 Here.

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Locheed Martin: P-791 Hybrid Airship

An interesting flying machine. Locheed’s site:P-791 Hybrid Airship

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James May, A Toys Story, Touches on Power Systems

My favorite BBC presenter is James May of Top Gear fame. He has several series if you wish to look them up. In this episode they race the Germans over a 10 mile course between two cities that at one … Continue reading

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Curtiss-Wright VZ-7

Any time you think what you seen in your world experience is new, you should probably sit back and think again. Few things are new. Most things are just repeated visits to old idea’s. Sometimes the technology has changed making … Continue reading

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Can you think out of the block?

I love all things interesting mechanically or engineering wise. Check out this engine project. Great engineering and thought whet into this. You can tell by how simple it is. Any dummy can engineer a solution with great complexity. Genius is … Continue reading

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Balsa Kitchen? Killer RV Upgrades

Who hasn’t at one time or another considered converting a bus or some other service vehicle to an RV. You might enjoy The Travel Channels show Killer RV Upgrades. Find a Grumman Albatros converted to an RV complete with a … Continue reading

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Value Of Products

I don’t know if this has ever been written or theorized about. Perhaps it’s basic economics 101. However, I don’t think most people see a relationship that I’ve noticed for years. There is an inverse relationship between the value of … Continue reading

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Amazing Inside Out Flipping Polyhedron Flying Machine

German automation company Festo has created an extraordinary helium-filled flying object that propels itself through the air by repeatedly turning itself inside-out. SmartInversion combines an extremely lightweight body….. Read all about it at Wired.co.uk

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Ryno Motors

At first I thought this was a fake viral video, however, it’s all true. Imagine a device that can go anywhere you walk, on the sidewalk, on the street, in an elevator or to the mall. Yet on only one … Continue reading

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Early Aviation

It takes alot of courage…..

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