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Aerocar (6 pics)

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Taylor's design of a roadable aircraft dates back to 1946. During a trip to Delaware, he met inventor Robert E. Fulton, Jr., who had designed an earlier roadable airplane, the Airphibian. Taylor recognized that the detachable wings of Fulton’s design would be better replaced by folding wings. His prototype Aerocar utilized folding wings that allowed the road vehicle to be convertible into flight mode in five minutes by one person. When the rear licence plate was flipped up, the operator could connect the propeller shaft and attach a pusher propeller. The same engine drives the front wheels through a three-speed manual transmission. When operated as an aircraft, the road transmission is simply left in neutral (though backing up during taxiing is possible by using reverse gear.) On the road, the wings and tail unit were designed to be towed behind the vehicle. Aerocars can drive up to 60 miles per hour and have a top airspeed of 110 miles per hour.

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№1 Author: mudassargold (7 Oct 2009 14:29) Total user comments: 1951


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i am sure it will work
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№2 Author: khannibal (7 Dec 2009 19:42) Total user comments: 4711


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№3 Author: nolife (27 Dec 2009 22:41) Total user comments: 1907


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so what
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№7 Author: DocMcCoy (24 Sep 2011 15:15) Total user comments: 6039


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No pictures of it airbourne? 10
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№8 Author: mahedi (21 Feb 2012 11:44) Total user comments: 10772


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Cool Car
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