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|Technical description of this first Solaboat by Ken Kingsbury :
Maximum average operating time on Muri lagoon : Three hours.
Boatbody : in Fiberglas or Plywood, reinforced by epoxy resin
The Solaboat seats 3 persons, runs 3 kts on 3 inches of water.
|Ken Kingsbury from Upwind Fiberglas Etc. is a Rarotonga based inventor.
On the following pages we would like to introduce some of his new boats :
The "Solaboat", powered by the tropical sun, a leisure craft suitable for 3
The "Cruzicat", a new manpowered boat type. Making the most of our best
The "Outrigger Canoe". A traditional polynesian boat, reinvented by the
The "Light Sailboat". A reinterpretration of the classic sailboat shape by
Photos © by Upwind Fiberglas Etc & Archi /// Author : Archi / February 2006
>>> the innovative SOLABOAT operated by visitor couple on Muri Lagoon
>>> sunlight becomes electric power, stored in a battery, used by pumpmotor
>>> Silicium panel roof
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