[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next] - [Date Index][Thread Index][Author Index]

Re: Re: 400N P3D Rocket

Was that the one that strapped it to his car and after ignition the
tires melted and he plowed into the side of a mountain or the one that
got airborne and ran out of fuel and then made a nice BIG hole in the
middle of main street?

Jon Ogden wrote:
> on 9/29/00 3:34 AM, Jean Gruau F8ZS at jean.gruau@cybercable.fr wrote:
> > Before retiring I was a rocket scientist and I never saw any one trying to
> > launch a bicycle !!
> This whole thread reminds me of the story I read in the "Darwin Awards"
> about the guy who attached a JATO rocket to his car!  I have no idea if it
> was a true story or urban myth, but it was interesting and entertaining
> reading!
> 73,
> Jon
> NA9D
> -------------------------------------
> Jon Ogden
> NA9D (ex: KE9NA)
Via the amsat-bb mailing list at AMSAT.ORG courtesy of AMSAT-NA.
To unsubscribe, send "unsubscribe amsat-bb" to Majordomo@amsat.org