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Worlds first "ARC" kite ... proof!

Postby BullsShit.com » Fri Aug 08, 2008 8:09 am

Just found this!
Damn, I wish he did not stop inventing and working on it. Could you imagine what we would be using right now?
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In the late 1970s, Bertelsen’s son William controls the three-meter arc wing with strings to demonstrate its stability.

from: http://www.popsci.com

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Re: Worlds first "ARC" kite ... proof!

Postby BullsShit.com » Fri Aug 08, 2008 8:18 am

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Re: Worlds first "ARC" kite ... proof!

Postby Wibbler » Fri Aug 08, 2008 8:53 am

Surely that's Prior-Art... I want $10 back from Bruno

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Re: Worlds first "ARC" kite ... proof!

Postby Toby » Fri Aug 08, 2008 9:04 am

but he has wood in the front, right? No tube! So, give Bruno the 10 back!

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Re: Worlds first "ARC" kite ... proof!

Postby BullsShit.com » Fri Aug 08, 2008 9:54 am

videos of arc tests:
http://www.aeromobile.com/aeromobile_ve ... vtol1.html

and the definite proof:
http://www.aeromobile.com/videos/vtol_larger_kites1.wmv

same video is on the above site , scroll down to : Video 5 - Arc Wing Large Kites - no narration

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Re: Worlds first "ARC" kite ... proof!

Postby BullsShit.com » Fri Aug 08, 2008 6:11 pm

So, seriously: did this guy not have a patten or something?
He's been alive to see kitesufing and paragliding, so what happened?
I think this is very interesting, regarding on where "we" come from!

nobody?


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