When boys have too much time and money

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  1. twoeagles

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    You have to admire the craftsmanship and imagination to even attempt this.
    (From a friend in Phoenix, photographer unknown)
     

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    I think that is fricken cool!
     
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    wow that must have taken a long time to make!!
     
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    That is fantastic!! Wonder what kind of engine and horsepower. I bet she's smooth too. Roll up yer pant legs. And is that a Ryan Firebee behind the bike?
     
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    Looks like a Skyraider to me, check out the dorsal to the vertical stab.

    also no cowl scoop on any Fireball I can find. Its hard to tell from tha angle but the Fire ball had a really distinctive wing shape with a step-like thing at the root.. Ah, real technical me?
     
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    Very cool bike! I believe the a/c is a T-28 Trojan.
     
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    That is pretty cool
     
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    Think that they can build one for me with a Pratt Whitney R-2800?
    [​IMG]:shock: :lol: 8)
     
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    These were his first try at it.
     

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    woah!

    Rigid frame, like I want :D

    However without the radial!

    That would be rather nuts although I've got a picture of a bike with a 24cylinder engine init. Possibly a Napier out of a Tempest
     
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    Wildcat

    I think you are right on the Trojan....Never crossed my mind.
     
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    I too agree. Didn't even think of it.
     
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    Pretty cool pic. that prop is way sexy, but it's gonna show the damage and wear easily...
     
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    The Bike or the Prop?
     
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