DIY Video Shows How to Make Your Shoes into Motorized Flippers

   

Have You Always Wanted To Make Your Shoes Into Motorized Flippers?

If you have even a little inclination to be a backyard inventor you will appreciate this next project that, on the surface, seems kind of lame. I mean adding propellers to your Nike’s to make motorized feet! However, trust me this one is worth it.

Making your shoes into propellors

Making your shoes into propellers

With two aluminum alloy Heineken bottles ( emptied in advance), two very powerful electric motors and a lot of ingenuity this inventor makes the task look easy. Of course the magic of video does not show us the time spent on early prototypes or getting shocks in the pool, but the end product is very cool.

Adding high rpm motors to the invention

Adding high rpm motors to the invention

It is not enough to have an idea while sitting on the beach contemplating your empty bottle. To really make something like this a reality, takes commitment to the project and you need to be fairly handy with tools, wiring and glue.

Parts needed to make propellor shoes

Parts needed to make propeller shoes

I am not sure if we will ever see a commercial version of these somewhere for sale, but maybe!

It is amazing what backyard inventors can do!

It is amazing what backyard inventors can do!