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Radio-controlled Superman shocks beachgoers
- Duration 4:38
- Date Jan 26, 2013
Radio-controlled Superman shocks beachgoers
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-- -- -- And of that classic cartoon well recently some -- in California thought they were seeing the man of steel himself look at this.
This video for sitting on the beach watching Superman -- by only not quite.
Who joining us now live from California the man behind this impressive model that -- everyone fooled huge clicks on YouTube -- decent -- -- here the third.
To tell us exactly what that is -- nice to see you this morning.
Good morning Clayton good morning FOX & Friends where in Carlsbad at -- speech.
Where the viral video of Superman were shot.
What my able assistant Reagan Owens is what made -- that today was caught watching Superman he was inundated with phone calls.
Today in this thing is Joseph Bono.
Urine test pilot the US air force -- you know something about creating something interesting having its live for the first time I'm sure a lot of people looked up and wondered what sort of things you -- -- were in the sky when -- were flying those different craft what is this Superman object you -- -- there with you.
-- -- -- -- -- -- Well I like to inspire people with my creations and my son who of the comic con artist graphic artists.
Challenged me to build a Superman with -- that would fly that could be.
Demonstrated in front of kids or or even down at comic con.
And one thing I can say as soon as kids see if they light up their eyes light up and they they're asking all sorts of questions.
I don't my son is watching at home right now and he loves Superman so can you launch it for us and exactly what is it made out of -- it was sort of a model of models modified.
It's -- have a depth Ron Paul when we're gonna take off right now what does -- got you to launch -- how do you position.
-- -- Yeah -- just like wow how we got Superman up in there I'm gonna bring them around and we'll do apply Byron by the camera.
So there is or propeller like this is -- a little overcast morning.
Some sort of -- hollow in the center -- brought.
This is amazing what is made out of that -- is made out of that -- bomb has half horsepower engine.
And every kit available for those that are interested.
But she got -- bodies off of yeah you can -- it hit the ball somebody is not common there's.
At what very detailed instructions on how to build them on -- policy groups dot com.
-- I was.
This is what's -- -- -- you have an idea you have an innovation for about 350 dollars in parts went down a hobby shop he started building -- putting this whole thing together.
What has been your reaction from kids that we'll see this on the beach -- Well -- -- to disrupt all activity is no matter where I go to the and they say -- stopped many soccer game many a baseball game.
At local parks when I won't watch him.
Because first of all you can't believe it it took me about three months to get used to flying the human form in the sky.
Because for 47 years I've been flying radio control airplanes.
How how different is it and realize how many that you mention how different is its lineup you know being as opposed to a model airplane.
Well they the aerodynamics are quite different as you might imagine like what I do a loop the backs out of the -- tends to fall out.
Anybody that has flown aircraft are done aerobatics well understand what I mean by that.
The I'm trying to fly fairly tight right now because we have a lot of ball great here.
I do and I see right through that you know around and if you care about that he has X -- -- you can see right through fog and Granada for this -- by the way.
How do you landed and hey you know I'm -- did you break it when you can you bring him in for a landing.
Yeah but he doesn't -- very gracefully -- he always rolls up on his nose but I can certainly do that Korea -- let's -- -- -- Selanne left the area analyst let's have a land here as we go to block air blowing guys away got a lot of time here.
I just bring around a -- -- coming into the camera.
You're amazing them.
I'll let them.
Successful for FOX & Friends in two minutes -- decent -- thank you so much if people want more information that we Natalie where they can violently Superman.
I can't do want more information about RC -- dot com or above the bodies bodies dot com -- thank you will be right.