Michigan’s Monowheel Man

March 24, 2006

http://www.flickr.com/photos/pmtorrone/73664046/in/set-1538671/

Maker of the day – Kerry McLean, 225-horsepower gasoline-powered monowheel, photo by pt.

pt says: Today’s Maker from our new book Makers – Kerry McLean, Wall Lake, Michigan. 225-horsepower gasoline-powered monowheel. “You may be hauling ass, but you feel like you’re floating,” says McLean. The metal fabricator and machinist built his first monowheel in 1970 and has been obsessively perfecting the design ever since.
Click the photo above for more and also check out Absolute Michigan’s Spotlight on Michigan Inventors featuring other Michiganians profiled in the new book from MAKE Magazine.

One Response to “Michigan’s Monowheel Man”

  1. Mark Says:

    This reminds me of an episode of South Park…


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