Blimp

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by cvilt, Jan 2, 2011.

  1. cvilt

    cvilt I Love microskiff.com!

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    Thought I would share a pic of our tour of the Metlife Air Ship we toured last night.
     
  2. cvilt

    cvilt I Love microskiff.com!

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    If you are near Tampa Executive Airport for a while they give tours when tethered. If you like mechanical stuff it is interesting :)
     

  3. noeettica

    noeettica Well-Known Member

    If you weigh under 180 I'll sell you this ...

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  4. cvilt

    cvilt I Love microskiff.com!

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    Not for me! lol. When My Grandpa saw the first plane fly over his house he sent away for a kit to build one. When he passed I got his Propeller.It is wood but no idea the make it was for. My Dad said a Sopwith Camel but I don't think so. His Mom said NO. My Dad was big in aviation till the 60s.
     
  5. luckovertme

    luckovertme I Love microskiff.com!

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    do you have any pics of your dads prop...i could probably help you with ID of it.
     
  6. MATT

    MATT Well-Known Member

    How Much $
     
  7. oysterbreath

    oysterbreath Well-Known Member

    Got any pictures of the inside of the blimp?
    Speaking of kit plans. Some time ago, before I knew what I was passing up, someone offered me plans for a Rutan Long EZ flyer and the Quickie Q2 for 50 bucks. Authentic and unbuilt from...
    Only if I were a man of better means!