Anybody who spends much time around me hears me rant and rave about how good local Canadian manufacturing talent is.
Today there's an official annoucement that backs this up in a very unusual and surprisingly cool way. For a while now the homegrown AeroVelo team has been wandering in to our shop to chat about composite materials for the most audacious thing: building a human powered helicopter to compete in the Igor I. Sikorsky Human Powered Helicopter Competition. Seriously. This competition has been going on since 1980, with no takers. Until now.
Check this out:
A huge congratulations to these guys. They are literally the best in the world.
This is exactly what I mean when I say I love this industry for the variety of strange and wonderful things it conceives. However strange your idea, we love to help.