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rockrat
01-06-2010, 12:44 PM
This fellow makes his own sub. Not a first but interesting indeed.

http://www.make-digital.com/make/vol13/?pg=25

Its in Swedish but here is a utube vid.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WizfFg2Kjnc

rock~

madman
01-06-2010, 03:35 PM
For trips from jamaica to canada

Charles Lessig
01-06-2010, 06:15 PM
Here is a fellow who did it in the US.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pYGDqVtf5hI

It was his own invention too.

Teenage_Machinist
01-06-2010, 08:06 PM
I saw that. Pretty amazing.

I wonder when somebody will make their own spacecraft...

RB211
01-06-2010, 09:19 PM
Nice coffin

doctor demo
01-06-2010, 09:24 PM
I wonder when somebody will make their own spacecraft...
Somebody allready has, sort of. The Guy's name escapes Me at the moment but He has ''flown'' to the edge . I think it is cool to compete with NASA if ya have the $$$ to do it.
Rutan, Ithink is His name
Steve

Evan
01-06-2010, 09:28 PM
This is my favorite home built sub.

http://ixian.ca/pics7/nautilus1.jpg

http://www.vulcaniasubmarine.com/TESTING%20THE%20NAUTILUS%20MINISUB.htm

RB211
01-06-2010, 09:30 PM
Somebody allready has, sort of. The Guy's name escapes Me at the moment but He has ''flown'' to the edge . I think it is cool to compete with NASA if ya have the $$$ to do it.
Rutan, Ithink is His name
Steve

Uhm... Burt Rutan?

bborr01
01-06-2010, 09:38 PM
I saw that. Pretty amazing.

I wonder when somebody will make their own spacecraft...

Sir Richard Branson has reportedly done just that.:D

Brian

Edit:
If I recall correctly, Bert Rutan designed it and Branson bankrolled it.