We just got our first 3D printer up and running and are already producing mockups and prototype parts with it! See the micro LSX hovercraft in blue ABS plastic above. The printer will be used to produce many of our small prototype parts, as well as miniature mockups for visualization purposes. With a print size of 8 inches cubed, we won’t be printing any full-size hovercraft any time soon, but we’re excited to add the 3D printer to our arsenal of tools.
Titan Hovercraft First Hover!
February 25, 2017
The Titan Hovercraft has just flown for the first time, lifting off effortlessly at only 1540 rpm on the lift engine! We’re very pleased with the way the skirt is inflating, and the Titan is very easy to handle for a craft this large. We’re very excited to see how [...]
Titan Hovercraft Prototype
January 18, 2017
In additional to ramping up production on the turn-key Phoenix hovercraft, we’ve wanted to build a larger hovercraft for a long time, so we’ve spoken with many hobbyists and sportsmen in the area and come up with a design that we think will be a true “multirole” hovercraft… A hovercraft [...]
The first production Phoenix hovercraft is complete!
July 12, 2016
We’ve just finished the first production Phoenix! Based on customer feedback, we will primarily be offering the Phoenix as a ready-to-fly, turn-key craft. Thanks to years of development and refinement, the Phoenix is a simple but high performance craft that appeals to beginner and expert pilots alike. And we’re proud [...]