Nasa giving away space shuttle engines (not kidding)

Nasa giving away space shuttle engines (not kidding)

Postby fbcota » Tue Jan 19, 2010 11:11 pm

Umm, if you can move it you can have a space shuttle engine, sounds like pretty amazing Burning Man art to me

[url] http://io9.com/5451549/nasa-giving-away ... ck-them-up [/url]

and

[url] http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/short ... -sale.html [/url]

please tell me one of you guys is crazy enough to get to one of these :P
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Postby ygmir » Tue Jan 19, 2010 11:13 pm

nice
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Postby Ugly Dougly » Wed Jan 20, 2010 10:59 am

Strap them onto your golf cart and away you go.
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Postby EspressoDude » Wed Jan 20, 2010 1:28 pm

all ya need is some fuel: Liquid Oxygen and Liquid Hydrogen. a lot of it.
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Heard about this.

Postby Marscrumbs » Wed Jan 20, 2010 7:00 pm

I wanted to use the shuttle as my mutant vehicle art car. But I was told I had to make it look like something else. Then I only wanted it so I could have use the engines for my flame effects. Too many rule at burning man.
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Postby Ugly Dougly » Wed Jan 20, 2010 8:31 pm

It goes too fast and stirs up a fuckload of dust.
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Postby theCryptofishist » Wed Jan 20, 2010 8:57 pm

Maybe El Diablo needs a bigger brother.
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Postby fbcota » Thu Jan 21, 2010 1:20 am

Screw fueling it. Just sit the damn thing in a keyhole and tell the hippies to do whatever they want. They look pretty amazing. And they are enormous.

Ooooh, new man base!
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