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One-Man Helicopter

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Travis Taylor takes a ride in the manned helicopter the Rocket City Rednecks built.

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While Travis is away at a science fiction convention, the rest of the Rednecks see if they can pull off an invention while he is gone: a one-man flying machine. First, they build a jetpack from a backpack and a large model rocket motor and strap the whole device onto a mannequin as a test pilot. During the test flight, the mannequin plows face-first into the ground, and Travis decides it's time to come home before someone gets hurt.