Go Back   EcoModder Forum > AltModding > Alternative Transportation
Register Now
 Register Now
 

Reply  Post New Thread
 
Submit Tools LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 02-08-2010, 11:51 PM   #11 (permalink)
Master EcoModder
 
Christopher Jordan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Santa Cruz, CA.
Posts: 858

White Whale - '03 Chrysler Town & Country mini van all white
Thanks: 57
Thanked 43 Times in 38 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by MetroMPG View Post
I like the first one too -- I'd ride it! Despite the ridiculously large turning circle it would have !
Thanks for sharing (now I don't feel so weird!). I college I had many architectural classes, ones of construction technology. Blueprints, and rendering were useful. In the 1980s and 1990s I had hundreds of vehicle drawings. I had one for a "high tech trike ' in 1980 but my interest in velomobiles began in 1999 so I have about 10 of the Pod when it was in the planning stage. The Pod is still doing great, but the High Tech Trike never got off the paper- only pleasant history.

Glad you can figure out the turning circle. You may have seen this photo below, but I had such a hard time explaining to people that with three 24" wheels that far apart on that tadpole; expect 35 foot turning!

That long monster too is history!

Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	CJsSchwinTrike.jpg
Views:	40
Size:	52.2 KB
ID:	5581  
  Reply With Quote
Alt Today
Popular topics

Other popular topics in this forum...

   
Reply  Post New Thread


Thread Tools




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.5.2
All content copyright EcoModder.com