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11th International Submarine Race, ISR 11 Links

Following are links to the International Submarine Race web site and Facebook pages: http://isrsubrace.org and http://www.facebook.com/InternationalSubmarineRaces.ISR11. The Facebook pages have hundreds of photos and many videos and links to news articles. If you visit it please be sure to “like” the … Continue reading

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New Wet-sub Design

Although I’ve had to withdraw from the human powered sub race this year I have been working on a couple of powered wet sub design concepts for Deep/Quest2 Expeditions, a Canadian underwater exploration and film documentary company led by Dr. … Continue reading

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Bogus Batoid Drive, Operation Video Coming Soon

I just started putting together a video showing the drive mechanism operation for Bogus Batoid. I should have it posted within a week or so. Upon first glance the drive mechanism looks much more complex than would be needed but … Continue reading

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90 Days Until the 10th International Submarine Race

Well, it’s down to 90 days until the 10th International Submarine Race starts. I’m sure that all of the teams are pretty excited by now. Some have already started their in-water testing and some still have a long way to … 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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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 Video Now Available

Well I finally got around to posting a video of Faux Fish. It’s only been like 3-1/2 years since these were filmed. If you watch the motion of the tail in different runs you can see different amounts of movement … Continue reading

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