Tag: sled

DVICE posted this video from NASA’s Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator Project (LDSD) which shows a rocket-powered sled made to test the forces a supersonic craft experiences when landing in varying conditions.

dexter-work-sled

I don’t work on cars at all or hang out with anybody who does, but even so the Dexter Work Sled from Stephan Angoulvant seems like a cut above the rest (and if I’m wrong you can tell me in the comments). With magnetic tool holders on each side, a contoured wooden surface, built-in lights, […]

You really have to watch this video to fully grasp just how fast this rocket-sled is going before it literally pancakes the car at the end of the track. [via]