Up Close to Tornadoes with the Dominator 3


SRV Dominator vs a Jet Engine

SRV Dominator vs a Jet Engine

The Dominator 3 is a heavily customised vehicle designed by Reed Timmer of TornadoVideos.net. The vehicle is armoured against impact by debris from strong winds and is designed to anchor itself to the ground. The purpose of this is to enable it to withstand close encounters with tornadoes.

Here are a few videos taken by Reed Timmer and his team with the SRV Dominator

The MythBusters did an episode where they tested the Dominator and Tornado Intercept Vehicles in the blast from a jet engine. Here’s some behind the scenes footage from that test: