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137 Days to the 10th International Submarine Races

Well, we’re down to 137 days to the start of the 10th International Submarine Races. No word yet on the number of teams or the identification of teams that will be competing this year. I’ve started browsing the web sites … Continue reading

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Faux Fish Tail Operation Videos

There is now a page published showing the tail operation videos for Faux Fish. Although they were filmed in my living room and not underwater the videos demonstrate the operation of the tail drive mechanism. https://fauxfish.wordpress.com/faux-fish-tail-operation-video/ To see the tail … Continue reading

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Faux Fish Tail Photos Now Available

There is now a page available showing details of the Faux fish tail mechanism. Please check it out. Since Faux fish is currently in my living room I am very motivated to get the video showing the tail operation done.  … Continue reading

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Upcoming Faux Fish Tail Operation Details

Sorry for not keeping up with this blog lately. The company that I work for is getting ready for a big trade show next month and I have been tied up with a couple of big projects. I am one … Continue reading

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Sand Shark Photo Diary

I just added a photo diary page for my first human-powered sub, Sand Shark. I have more pictures somewhere but until I find them the diary gives a little insight as to how it was built. What is unique about … Continue reading

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Faux Fish Photo Diary

The photo diary of Faux Fish is now available on a separate page. It shows construction photos and explains the building process. I still have to add videos and specification sheets for Faux Fish and Bogus Batoid. https://fauxfish.wordpress.com/faux-fish/

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Faux Fish and Bogus Batoid to Hit the Big Screen

I recently had a call from a company that makes underwater documentaries and they asked if I would be interested in lending them my submarines Faux Fish and Bogus Batoid for use in one of their upcoming films. Never being one to turn … Continue reading

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