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Trimaran Mars by Shuttleworth

Published on 26 october 2015 at 9h00

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The idea is to build a trimaran which is totally independent...with no crew. A boat capable of crossing the oceans while being totally self-sufficient. The Mayflower Autonomous Research Ship (Mars) is a 100-foot trimaran, which can reach speeds of 20 knots under sail and whose energy will be provided by solar panels. It should be able to cross the Atlantic in 7 to 10 days, but must be able to stay at sea for 7 to 10 months if the owner so chooses... The idea is to have the project finished in 2020, for the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower’s crossing to the United States.


Discover it on: www.shuttleworthdesign.com

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