Hoversite 2003
Page 4
more construction photos...
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It makes a good leaf blower!
If you look closely, you
can see the beginings of
thrust duct in the
upper left hand corner
of this photo..

We spent a good part
of the late fall and
winter on that sucker!
Lift duct detail
The skirt.  Partly inflated here by the wrong end of the shop-vac.
In case you're wondering, that's Kelly Green Petit Unipoxy boat paint - just brushed on.
This was certainly a milestone.  At least the engine started and ran, the (very long) belt drove the lift
fan -- which spun happily in its duct without touching the sides.  All in all, it was a good day!
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Thrust Duct, Rudders, Lift Wing and Control System