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26/08/2014 07:50 BST | Updated 26/08/2014 07:59 BST

Dad Makes His Kids A Real Hovercraft

This man might have won the unofficial award for 'Best Dad' having built a fully-functioning hovercraft for his kids.

That's right, the Hovercraft 2.0 was created by YouTube user Papa and built using nothing but polystyrene insulation board, a very powerful hand vacuum and a lot of tape.

It works a dream and thanks to the rather handy attachment of a rope the hovercraft stays safely anchored to Dad letting the kid whizz around to his hearts content.

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It's hard not to feel a pang of jealousy knowing that we never grew up with our own hovercraft, but thankfully that's what a mid-life crisis is for.