Now THAT is cool!!!!!!Was going to post this cartoon: While I was googling the image I discovered that somebody actually built it: View attachment 27328 Now I am geeking out. I grew up watching Nausicaa and the Valley of the Wind and always thought it would be so cool to fly her jet glider.
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I'm diggin' the Beemer powered examples!
Nazi Germany produced some of the greatest technological advances the world has ever seen. I don't think anybody will think you favor their ideology if you admire their technology. Plenty of Warbirds and replicas out there with the Iron cross on them and I don't see any protestors.And look......Though much of his stuff was real, albeit one-offs........I dig ANYTHING that came from the mind of Horten! He was a 'Fantasy' thinker WELL ahead of his time!
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A full scale replica of the Ho 229 bomber made with materials available in the 1940s
From article: Sleek, swift and deadly... Hitler's stealth bomber 'could have turned tide against Britain' | Mail Online
FYI - Juss so ya know.....I'm no Neo-Nazi supporter or anything......Just acknowledging that this Horten dude had a mind for flying machines!