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McKGyver Cardboard Hovercraft


Champion of Costume Contests

While at Umass, I won the annual Orchard Hill Spring Dance Costume Contest four years in a row.

Naturally, each year required slightly more cardboard and duct tape than the last.




Theme: 1950s

Winning Costume: Soviet Missile



Theme: Super Heroes

Winning Costume: Super Fly (Right)

Runners Up: Boxman (Left), Fedex Man (Center)






Theme: Random Costumes

Winning Costume: McKGyver the Duct Tape Pirate




Theme: Disney

Winning Costume: The Iron Giant


UC Berkeley


B-29 Superfortress "Boxcar"

Dimensions: 7ft Wingspan - 8ft Length 10/31/2010

Built-in sound system (for sound effects and bombing music)


Cardboard Night-Vision

Test pilot: DSmith 

Discarded videoconferencing camera, camcorder eyepiece, homebrew ir flashlight, cardboard, duct tape, Chinese MIG helmet.

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