Schedule

Talk 10  Thursday 2nd July 2020 2015 BST  – Matt Chase – The Hovercraft Project
Interactive Q&A session on Zoom -to take part send email (if you haven’t already) to techtalks@hovercraft.org.uk
Talk 10 Thursday 25 June 2020 from 2000 BST  – Matt Chase –  The Hovercraft Project
The brilliant project that is taking Hovercraft to schools across the USA – https://youtu.be/mghE_iOwAtg
Thursday 25th June 2020 1700 BST  – Junior Techtalks Interactive Q&A session on Zoom
to take part send email (if you haven’t already) to juniortechtalks@hovercraft.org.uk

Talk 9 Thursday 11th  June 2020   – Nick Horn – De-Mystifying Loop Segment skirts
Nick gave us the low-down on loop segment skirts https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TC_vYUQiQTU

Week 8 Tuesday 2nd June 2020   – Dan Turnbull – Beginners Guide to Racing
This is a guide to new novices and juniors/cadets on what to expect when coming to their first race meeting. You will find it here: https://youtu.be/oVeZ2ulPRLw

Week 7 Tuesday 26th May 2020 2000 BST  – Dean Pollee – Experiments with Cross Flow Fans
Dean from the Hoverclub of America describes his experimental new thrust fan  –https://youtu.be/kWxAo-ue6ko

Week 6 Tuesday 19th May 2020 – Peter Symes-Thompson – Lightweight Drives and Frames
Peter outlines details of his lightweight drive shafts and carbon fibre fan frames –https://youtu.be/_PHNr8WqVjE

Week 5 12th May 2020 2000 BST  – Rob Trussler – Cruising up the Orinoco
Cap’n Truffles told the tale of his battles with pirates and rapids on Youtube – https://youtu.be/KZE9r39lRWA

Week 4 5th May 2020   – Rich Worthy – Variable Pitch Racing Fan Hub
Part 1 outlines his novel new technology on Youtube – https://youtu.be/vKpnzgJt9Js
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Part 2 described how he built and tested his VP fan on Youtube – https://youtu.be/BT31C29Z198

Week 3  28th April 2020   -Owen Ellis – Electric Hovercraft
Owen brought us the latest on his revolutionary hovercraft on Youtube https://youtu.be/k1OHiDi1JFY

Week 2  21st April 2020  – Rob Alker – Tidal Cruising off Englands NW Coast
Rob described the joys of exploring the sand and mud by hovercraft on Youtube  https://youtu.be/UgvvdgFwBDk

19th April 2020 Slow TV – An evening cruise up the River Suck
Missing driving your craft? need help sleeping? To watch click https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WcV6yswsBQs

Week 1  14th April 2020  –  Keith Oakley  Quiet Hovercraft – The recipe
Keith explained how to build a Quiet Hovercraft  To watch click  https://youtu.be/iu8TovMauus
A summary of the subsequent Q&A session is available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sx3D-dtk88s

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