X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

OVO-4 Home Flight Simulator is a $57,000 Nerd Capsule

by Conner Flynn
Advertisement

Are you one of those guys who loves to buy those expensive model planes and then wreck it on the maiden voyage? Maybe it’s time to forget remote control planes and get into the cockpit. Of a simulator of course. I wouldn’t trust you at 100 feet, forget 10,000 feet, there’s no way anybody is giving you a pilot’s license.


Just buy this $57,000 (USD) egg-shaped contraption that serves as a flight simulator and a sort of nerd-womb for when you really need to get away and have a nap or a cry. The new OVO-4 Home Flight Simulator is a fully-sealed enclosure with three 24 inch monitors and a full movement system to make the experience more life-like. At that price, I would hope so.


Using Microsoft Flight Simulator X, the OVO-4 will emulate the twisting, pitching, slipping, accelerating and braking, on the runway. While in flight,  vibration systems replicate turbulence, runway irregularities, engine vibration and jolting from ignition.

Other features include: Sleeping inside when your wife sees the bill and kicks you out and the ability to set it to auto-pilot when you off yourself because you suddenly realize that your life savings are gone.

[via Firebox]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Lunar Eclipse and Aurora in 360º

Lunar Eclipse and Aurora in 360º

Making a Chocolate Knife

Making a Chocolate Knife

Making a Steel Noose Keychain

Making a Steel Noose Keychain

Advertisement
2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio Price Announced

2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio Price Announced

Limited-edition Lotus 3-Eleven 430 Marks the End of an Era

Limited-edition Lotus 3-Eleven 430 Marks the End of an Era

2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Price and Specs Announced

2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Price and Specs Announced