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Kathy_Davidson

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Re: The rocket pack collective thread
« Reply #1250 on: July 29, 2016, 05:49:59 pm »
Very Impressive.

I especially like the harness set up.
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Re: The rocket pack collective thread
« Reply #1251 on: July 29, 2016, 11:59:03 pm »
Which of these books is better?:

The Great American Jet Pack: The Quest for the Ultimate Individual Lift Device by Steve Lehto
https://www.amazon.com/dp/1613744307

or

Jetpack Dreams: One Man's Up and Down (But Mostly Down) Search for the Greatest Invention That Never Was by Mac Montandon
https://www.amazon.com/dp/0306815281

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Re: The rocket pack collective thread
« Reply #1252 on: August 03, 2016, 03:11:14 pm »
greetings! I have come to join your jet pack race. but one thing my good man..... where exactly will the race be taking place? Anyways, I have been planing on building a jet pack my self and I'm basing it off of one built by a man by the name of, Mike smith. I will post an instant teleporting you tube button here.    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UvnCcX1Wx-c         

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Re: The rocket pack collective thread
« Reply #1253 on: August 03, 2016, 05:33:41 pm »
I tried to use your link to your etsy page old chap, but it seems you have not but a single listing. :( 

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Re: The rocket pack collective thread
« Reply #1254 on: September 20, 2016, 01:35:06 pm »
Here is a rocketpack I made for my son for International Steampunk City a couple of years ago.












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Re: The rocket pack collective thread
« Reply #1255 on: September 20, 2016, 06:31:12 pm »
Now that is one seriously splendid young adventurer!

Oh, and a cool rocket pack too.

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Re: The rocket pack collective thread
« Reply #1256 on: June 18, 2017, 10:08:59 pm »
I am merely the photographer.

Aeronautical Engineer and Rocket Scientist is Stuart Steampunk.  Heather is our Intrepid Aviatrix.

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Re: The rocket pack collective thread
« Reply #1257 on: June 25, 2017, 11:41:55 pm »
Brilliant photography. Was just wondering what kind of rocket pack you were wearing when you filmed Heather in full flight  ;)

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Re: The rocket pack collective thread
« Reply #1258 on: July 11, 2021, 08:31:57 pm »
So it seems the UK Navy has been following this thread and stolen some our best ideas ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=suHOLFhbwsM
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Re: The rocket pack collective thread
« Reply #1259 on: October 16, 2021, 08:41:14 pm »
Just a quick one I threw together for my son. Made from lightweight items that I had lying around and a few scrap pieces of 3mm EVA foam.

https://photos.app.goo.gl/LWrm9vB2CerxdWz78

https://photos.app.goo.gl/ptTd6aPgWFhJjegRA

https://photos.app.goo.gl/kXc7ysMLnv6aTbga9

He's currently zipping around and generally causing chaos. I think it works like it's supposed to.