Falkirk Wheel - Falkirk Scotland
The Falkirk Wheel takes about as much energy as it would to boil about 8 kettles of water
What? WHAT? What? WHAAAT?
Wait isn’t that the thing from that movie with Jodie Foster and the aliens?
Apparently this is a real rotating boat lift from Scotland and according to the UK tourist website it is indeed so well balanced it actually takes only 1.5kWh of electricity per rotation and that makes me so happy.
Engineers are magicians.
So if I can’t spend all my time wrenching on my real bus, I can at least tweak my LEGO bus!
Completely converted to right hand drive, added fog lights, some Speedhunters stickers, redid the suspension to slam it to unrealistic expectations, new lower profile tires, and painted the rims gold!