Jet Powered Bar Stool

Published 03/07 2014 05:19PM

Updated 03/07 2014 07:31PM

Technicians at Erie Aviation just completed a project that was about as unique as you can get, a jet powered bar stool.

The barstool belongs to a race car driver in West Virginia.

He had trouble starting the barstool and hooked up with his friend and CEO of Erie Aviation, Tad Jakes to see if he and his crew could make it run.

After rewiring and fixing switches and adding lights and other parts, this jet powered bar stool was ready for action.

Its clutch driven, not thrust driven and tops out about 30 mph, pretty fast sitting on a barstool

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