Having researched some of the Riders for Health videos its clear that “only bikes can get through”. This only "pressed my challenge button", Calvin scoffed. He's now working on a converted six wheel drive landrover and looking at how to drive the wheels of the actual trailer too, giving the overall unit a 10 wheel drive capacity. "Flotation tyres might give us enough buoyancy to sort of drive/ float" over the common deep sands, rocks and mud (when the rains come).
Plan B is the PT44 truck on test with the Indonesian army Here is a clip of the truck in test… (don't worry the "pretty" music soons toughens up as the truck does)
The 60% slope test is really impressive but I've no idea where the missiles went ???? Watch right to the end when it bow-waves the cameraman over !!!
Watch this space for progress on the project.
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