I’ve seen small tunnels on British canals (small in diameter, anyhow), but this kind of takes it up a level.
Folding frame fat tire ebike with 85 mile range, 750w motor, 48v battery, full suspension & more.
Looks like one to watch… fold it up onboard, then unfold and go at the dock.
- Event Start:
- 2017-01-16 00:00
- Event End:
- 2017-01-18 00:00
Covering vessels of all sizes, from workboats, pleasure craft and yachts to naval fleets and freight ships!
Nothing but Electric and Hybrid Marine Propulsion on show!
This is will be the fourth generation of their product, so it’s probably not a total shot in the dark, but I can’t vouch for them myself. Certainly looks like it packs up pretty nice for on-board stowage.
I’m thinking this would be perfect for boatbuilding projects. You don’t always need accuracy to the thousandth…
We’ll see… there have been some concerns about stability and the router “jumping”, but so far Bar Smith (the guy behind it) has been successful in other CNC work.
I thought this was really slick. Some various animations of all the ships at sea. It’s interactive, based on data from 2012.
The intro video has some good info and screenshots (although there is a bit of "global warming" bent depending on how you feel about that).
There are a lot of ships out there… way more than I intuitively felt.
He has what sounds like a good setup for boat-building… lots of tools and a large shop to be able to construct out of the weather (very, very important… believe me when I say that :-)).
Check his initial posting for some background. He just got his plans – exciting time 🙂