Gripster!GripperDon said:This guy has too much free time and needs a real life. What do you do with this thing after you have got it? Go to Drag meets I guess and sell entertainment to the crowd.
Wonder what the insurance rates are or the trade in value will be.
I assume if he has a ramp he could launch himself prpbably stright up. Hey that's a thought.
If you read the web page you will note that the turboshaft engine has been modified to run as a jet engine and provide tailpipe thrust.cjones said:Looks cool, but doesn't really work to propell the car. A shaft turbine engine is designed to spin a shaft which on this modification the shaft is not connected to anything. The 'thrust' provided by the turbine is minimal, probbly less than 100 foot pounds of thrust.