Want to fly your own battery powered flight machine?

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Want to fly your own battery powered flight machine?
« on: August 21, 2017, 08:05:38 pm »
No, it's not a quad-copter nor a helicopter.
Check out this battery powered, 16 bladed, single person flying device.

http://flytaerospace.com/

Fly me to the moon and let me walk among the stars.... ;)
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Re: Want to fly your own battery powered flight machine?
« Reply #1 on: August 21, 2017, 09:05:15 pm »
 That great. Yes i will wait for the next one. Those blade look really sharp. A cowling around the props can give 40% increase in hover power.
 But may interfere with long range flights. 

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Re: Want to fly your own battery powered flight machine?
« Reply #2 on: August 21, 2017, 09:20:35 pm »
Yes aside from the fact it is probably quicker to just walk it's pretty cool. Those blades would worry me too, just one hitch and I am splattered across the field.  :o

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Re: Want to fly your own battery powered flight machine?
« Reply #3 on: August 21, 2017, 09:21:46 pm »
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