Personal propulsion device

  • US 7,258,301 B2
  • Filed: 03/23/2005
  • Issued: 08/21/2007
  • Est. Priority Date: 03/26/2004
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A personal propulsion device, comprising:

  • a body unit having a center of gravity, wherein the body unit includes a thrust assembly having at least two thrust nozzles located above the center of gravity;

    a delivery conduit in fluid communication with the thrust assembly; and

    a base unit in fluid communication with the delivery conduit, the base unit capable of delivering pressurized fluid to the delivery conduit;

    wherein the base unit includes a pump, the pump being in fluid communication with the delivery conduit;

    wherein the pump can provide a mass flow rate of water to the thrust assembly sufficient to lift 200 pounds a height of 30 feet for a sustained period of time.

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