Human Powered Transportation Association
Backyard Builders Challenge
July 13, 2003
Our goal: Build an Amphibious Human Powered vehicle in six hours.
Our Competition: KD and his San Diego Builders group.
Side view of our plan. We have tons of ideas!!
Here are some pictures of our builders busy at work!
Joe Mitrovic and Bob Beechy Jay Dixon and Mike Channon
work on the bike work on the Pontoon assembly
Dan Perry of Century Electric The rudder and training wheels go on.
works on the Paddlewheel
Ready to ride or sail, your HPTA build team.
Jay Dixon, Aidan Lefebvre, Les Sutch, Joe Mitrovic,
Mike Channon, Bob Beechy and Dan Perry.
We had fun folks. Next weekend we will take it our for some endurance tests. Once those are done, results will be posted. Internet polling will determine the winner of the competition.
Many thanks to our sponsors for workspace and "collectables"