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Old 02-18-2009, 06:09 PM
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Originally Posted by shockwaveriderz
here are some patent numbers to look up in google patents:

3264776
4151674
4246721
4790788

Interesting - so the flying tube has been invented several times, it seems. Were any of these ever turned into commercial products?

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Originally Posted by shockwaveriderz
...have you seen this:

http://skyaak.com/skyaak-rd-blog/

it could probably be converted to rocket power
terry dean

NEAT!!! I don't know if the glider itself could be flown under rocket power - it would probably need to be carried internally by a large diameter booster and then ejected for the glide phase. Great concept!

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