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Manchester Metrology Faro Edge ScanArm HD is used to design cockpit of craft that beat World Water Speed Record

Posted on: August 29th, 2017 by Steven No Comments

When world water speed record team Longbow wanted to develop a new craft that could achieve speeds of more than 300mph it turned to Manchester Metrology and its Faro Edge ScanArm HD to help design the cockpit. PES Reports.

In the wake of British hero Donald Campbell establishing the Outright World Water Speed Record in his jet hydroplane Bluebird K7 of 202.32mph back in 1955, the decades that followed witnessed a succession of international teams achieving ever quicker times.

The current record of… Read More