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hot tub boats controlled by joystick
jan 22, 2013
hot tub boats controlled by joystick


‘the hot tub boat’

 

 

engineered and built in seattle, by a marine carpenter ‘the hot tub boat’ utilizes a vinyl-ester hull topped with a slatted
deck handcrafted from african teak. positioned on the vessel’s center of buoyancy, the vessel provides exceptional stability - 
drafting only 20 inches, even when filled with its maximum load of 2,100 lbs of water and six adult bathers.

 

an integrated diesel-powered boiler with an adjustable thermostat heats the tub’s water to a maximum 104° F –
also powering the built-in waterproof MP3 stereo system plays through its two flush-mounted 50-watt speakers that pop-up
from the deck. a 24-volt electric motor propels the boat up to 8 km/h on calm water, steered via a joystick. a rechargeable
battery provides up to 10 hours of power from an overnight charge using its built-in ‘smart plug shore power connection’ and
on-board chargers.

 

 


‘the hot tub boat’ product view

 


six users within the boat

 

 


context

 

 

hot tub close up

 

 

 

via uncrate

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