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shark !

Postby raalst » Mon May 20, 2013 3:32 pm

coming to a pond near you ...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YAQxUjZF-9A&feature=player_embedded

today we had a nice get-together in Holland where this fish was shown. it's swimming behaviour
is still in research phase, but it does swim forward and can turn left and right.

It's builder apparently wants the beach for himself next summer, as he plans a very much larger version after
testing this one.

some more photo's of the event : https://www.facebook.com/BelgiumModelShipAssociation
(under "Subsail 2013")
Regards,

Ronald van Aalst

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Re: shark !

Postby JWLaRue » Mon May 20, 2013 5:35 pm

I'd love to see soemone make a kit for that!

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Re: shark !

Postby Sub culture » Tue May 21, 2013 4:18 pm

It may well appear as a kit. it's being developed by Norbert Bruggen I believe.

An earlier prototype on Vimeo, showing the internals, co-connected servos with PIC microcontroller to interpret the correct swimming actions and the R/C pulses.

'Why are you staring at an empty pond?'

Want to dive your boat in crystal clear water? Then you had better Dive-in- http://www.diveintomodelsubmarines.co.uk
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