Liu Chun Sheng of China decided to make his dream of owning a working seaplane a reality spending three-years building the V-22 Osprey-inspired craft you see above. Click here for the first picture in gallery. Continue reading for a video of another seaplane that was built on a $23,000USD budget over a span of 3-years.

Mr Liu admits that he’s not an aeronautical engineer, so he designed his craft based on a concept drawing he saw in an aviation magazine.

[via DviceMIC Gadget]