>>> Solarcraft 18 Pontoon Boat

solarcrafttitle.gif

Berkshire Pontoon has a neat little solar/electric pontoon boat. Twin drives with a joystick control. Looks like it really needs more solar panel space to get full power, but seems ok.

If I go with electric, I’m planning a "remote" control setup… I know, maybe not everybody’s definition of simple, but in some ways an easy to run wire up to the control point may be easier than traditional controls. If it fails, things are small enough for an emergency tiller.

Mad Marinerâ„¢ has a "first look" at this boat also.

For full disclosure, I write some paid articles for Mad Marinerâ„¢.