Introduction: The Screaming Vortex: Fan - Powered Vehicle

This is the Screaming Vortex, a giant human-powered vehicle that uses 7-foot fanblades to propel people down the railroad tracks. This footage is from the Handcar Regatta in Santa Rosa, California.


wlenterna jr. (author)2012-04-10

like . !

How2MakeThat (author)2012-04-05

Thats really cool! I wouldn't want to end up in front of it though...

FoolishSage (author)2012-04-03

That is pretty cool! It looks exhausting though :P

l8nite (author)2012-04-02

this would be cool, I think, if we could actually SEE the way the vehicle was built and works like in an INSTRUCTABLE

andygraham (author)l8nite2012-04-02

Here's a photo gallery of all the steps I took to make it:

As you scrool down and click NEXT, you will go further back in time all the way to the building of the blade hubs.


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