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June 9, 2012

Orvillecopter – Dead Cat Helicopter

at 10:39 am. Filed under DIY Hacks, Electronic Hacks, Funny Hacks, What Were They Thinking



The Orvillecopter is a helicopter built from a dead cat. Bart Jansen created the copter after his cat was killed when it was struck by a car.

Via: CBC

“It’s a tribute to the cat Orville, that was named after the famous aviator Orville Wright. After the cat was killed by a car, and followed by a period of mourning, visual artist Bart Jansen transformed him into the Orvillecopter: Now he is finally flying with the birds. The greatest goal a cat could ever reach!”