Homemade Hoverbike

It's a prototype that you can't steer or brake. But it looks pretty damn fun.

Homemade Hoverbike

Who needs steering? Photo: Colin Furze/YouTube

It looks like something built by an aerospace company, but this working hoverbike was actually designed and made by a British plumber in his backyard shed.

The bike is barebones and lacks most safety basics, like steering and brakes. But hey, it’s the first prototype, and the cutting edge is seldom safe. The inventor is already talking about a Mark II version built from carbon with better controls. Anyone for hoverbike racing?


Filed To: Bikes and Biking, Gear

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