Dream come true - autonomous transport

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Dream come true - autonomous transport

"Dream of Future Past" - As far back as dreams go, this is one of the oldest - Autonomous assisted travel and transport. For me, alone, it has come true. For more than 10 years I have been using a solely solar charged light utility vehicle for work and local transport. This first practical solar-powered vehicle has continuously worked for me carrying logs and building materials, gardening, shopping and journeying locally, uninterrupted by breakdown, or servicing, needing no charging by "grid", for more than a decade. This successful example of zero polluting practical transport seems destined to become another "lost" wonder. Made by Anthony Howarth in 1998, it came to be my "work horse" around the old farmstead, when no interest in or funding could be found for commercial production. And so it goes. It means to me than you can lead them to water but you cannot make them drink!

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