RING SPEEDER ONE

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Malang-Taub (Jewell Beetle) Racing Series Promotional Poster.

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Ring-Speeder in the pit

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Acceleration and hover lift.

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Lift-off and transition to wing-borne flight.

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Turn 1. Ring-Speeders have transitioned to wing-borne flight. EDF's provide forward thrust throughout the race. Individually FBW 'throttled' EDF's and trailing edge paddles provide control.

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Although not suitable for consumer applications, ballistically deployed parachutes enhance the safety of the pilots in this racing series.

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Pan Spatial Tech Demo Team #4. Ring-shaped outer wing provides primary lift. 30% of each EDF intake cell is uniquely shaped to provide dynamic lift as well.

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MedX #9. Trailing edge, individually controlled FBW paddles, coupled with individually throttled EDFs provide control throughout every phase of flight.

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Pan Spatial tech demo pilot #04 celebrating his loss to Concept Ships #5 with a gesture of genuine camaraderie.

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Ring-Speeder hovering mode technical diagram

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Ring-Speeder transition technical diagram

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Ring-Speeder forward flight mode technical diagram

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Circus Clowns. Raceway fly-by glamour shot of seven separately sponsored competitors in the series.

Small Electric Ducted Fan (EDF) VTOL aircraft. Shown performing in multiple events during the "Malang-Taub" racing series in Thailand in the year 2021. Technology and data generated during the profitable series will be used to inform the development of commercially viable human-scale air vehicles.