Murder, Kidnapping and All Kinds of Other Stuff

The true story of the disastrous quest to build a real-life Buck Rogers-style flying jetpack — the Rocketbelt 2000.

Artwork by Garen Ewing from The Rocketbelt Caper

“We finished the rocketbelt, and from then on there was murder, kidnapping, and all kinds of other stuff” — Brad Barker

Images from The Rocketbelt Caper
The Rocketbelt Caper is available on Amazon

Writes about history, sport, true adventure. The Guardian, FourFourTwo, Longreads, etc.