Posts Tagged ‘boat’
 
 
 
Offbeat
 
Kormaran
Kormaran
Kormaran

The Kormaran Deserves Its Own Boat Class

If you can't make up your mind between getting a monohull, catamaran or a trimaran, just get the Kormaran! The watercraft is actually a bet of all three, putting it in its own boat class. It features the agility of a monohull a...
 
Autos
 
watercar panther
watercar panther
watercar panther

The WaterCar Panther Can Tackle Road and Water (video)

For those who want to take their journey from land to sea will definitely need the WaterCar Panther, the latest amphibious car to hit the web. Its pretty wacky promo video is currently a hit on YouTube, probably a deliberate mo...

 
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Hot Tube Boat-1
Hot Tube Boat-1
Hot Tube Boat-1

Hot Tub Boat Heats 6 to 104° F, Costs $42,000

Rarely does one intentionally set out for a mid day boat cruise...with a boat full of water, but that's exactly what you'll be doing if you pick up this $42,000 boat/jacuzzi.  If you recall, I showed you a much cheaper ($14,500...
 
Sports
 
FreeStyle Cruiser Inflatable Water Slides-2
FreeStyle Cruiser Inflatable Water Slides-2
FreeStyle Cruiser Inflatable Water Slides-2

FreeStyle Cruiser Inflatable Water Slides Turns your Yacht into a Waterpark (video)

Why stop at a yacht?  We ask ourselves that every day, and then we quickly remember we have yet to buy one.  And by yet to buy one, we mean to say "afford one."  Seriously, though, if you've got all the money in the world, whic...

 
Household
 
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Secluded-Floating-House-In-Hamburg-Germany-1
Secluded-Floating-House-In-Hamburg-Germany-1

Modern Floating Boat House is Full of Steel and Wood (pics)

We've long regarded house boats as the last place we'd ever want to live.  Generally speaking they're antiquated on the outside and inside, which results in a home that isn't comfortable or accommodating. Boy, we couldn't be an...
 
Offbeat
 
Eclipse Super Yacht
Eclipse Super Yacht
Eclipse Super Yacht

Eclipse Super Yacht is the Worlds Largest at 538′, Includes 6-foot Screens in Every Room

In our time we've seen some grandiose boats. And by boats we mean yachts, otherwise known as "stink pots" - the name is presumably derived from the grotesque amount of fuel they burn.  But nothing, at least to date, compares to...

 
Autos
 
mig675
mig675
mig675

MIG 675 Hydrogen Powered Speed Boat (video)

The deets are a bit on the thin side, but supposedly this boat, the MIG 675, is powered purely by hydrogen.  And while hydrogren is anything but a traditional source of energy, this isn't your traditional hydrogen system, which...
 
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iguana_29
iguana_29

Iguana 29 Amphibious Craft (video)

The Iguana 29 is a far shot from that flying hovercraft, but it does sport a similar versatility.  Hidden in the hull of the boat are a pair of retractable caterpillar tracks that allow it to leaves the water and traverse some ...

 
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sovereign-yacht-3
sovereign-yacht-3

Gray Design Sovereign 300-foot Yacht (video)

Mind blowing.  That's how we feel when we lay eyes on the Sovereign, a 100 meter luxury yacht from Gray Design. Clearly targeted at the uber rich, this yacht boasts a an assortment of features that is fit for any sultan, king, ...
 
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Adastra Super Yacht-1
Adastra Super Yacht-1
Adastra Super Yacht-1

Adastra Trimaran Super Yacht

The Adastra Trimaran super yacht might appear to be of racing pedigree, but it is in fact built for the Mardens, a Hong Kong based family who clearly have more money than they know what to do with. Unfortunately, we don't know ...

 
Concepts
 
Foldable Canoe
Foldable Canoe
Foldable Canoe

Adhoc Canoe: A Foldable Canoe

Head off into the wilderness for a weekend retreat and you'll probably be packing relatively light.  If your destination includes a body of water chances are there will be a canoe on the back or roof of your car.  But that's ha...
 
Autos
 
Flying Hovercraft
Flying Hovercraft
Flying Hovercraft

Flying Hovercraft, For Realz (video)

Screw cars, screw hover crafts, I want the Wing in Ground flying hovercraft.  Invented by Rudy Heeman of Nelson, New Zealand it took him 10+ years to build the water/flight vehicle in his garage.  He used a variety of parts fro...