coalkirk wrote: coalmeister wrote:
What other interests do you guys have besides coal? I found out Freddy & I had the exact same motorcycle model in a bygone area. Post a pic or two. This was me before dinner in my powered parachute pretending I was Greg L
That's very cool. I was thinking about getting into that. My wifes cousin who I talked into buying a VF3K had one. I say had one because a couple of years ago on take off, somehow the lines got tangled and he took off but then crashed, breaking several bones and makinghim even uglier than he was.
That kind of cooled my interest in them. But it looks like it would really be a blast.
There is about only two things that will hurt you, not being sure your lines are laid out orderly before take off, and flying into the side of a barn, otherwise they are pretty safe. If the engine quits, you float down...it's a parachute
They are tightening up the regs on carrying passengers because just any joe dokes can legally fly one, and do, if you know what I mean.