When you are enough of sun, alsfreco dining and all onboard facilities which offered the superyacht, it is time to go into the blue water. Each yacht is well equipped with ordinary different water toys such jetski, inflatable banana, water ski, snorkling or diving staff. Here are more exciting and interesting toys that give a fantastic new experience.
FIFISH V6 by Qysea
FIFISH V6 - is the first multi-directional and free-angle underwater drone. It will be launched in March 2019. Equipped with two 2000-lumen lights and a 1" CMOS sensor that captures 4K video and 20MP photos, FIFISH delivers brilliant imagery from the deep. This compact vehicle can be used in recreation, commercial photography, underwater rescue, archaeological observation, diving instruction and so on.
It could be mounted with smartphone or small tablet on the dual-joystick and drive at speeds up to 3 knots for up to 4.5 hours. Along with FIFISH can stream live video at 1080p via your phone.
Fifish V6 three groundbreaking technologies:
a) Space-M is specially designed for FIFISH V6. It allows to move in all directions like a space shuttle, which has 6 degrees of freedom.
b) A+ image, the smartest underwater algorithm:
This algorithm extends FIFISH's core functionality, such as aquatic life identification, and surrounding territory recognition. A+ image is deployed additionally for obstacles avoidance, object following, and color tuning.
c) The first underwater wireless system in the consumer market.
i-Call is the most advanced underwater acoustics system to handle the complicated environment.
Main features: Operating time 4.5h - Top speed - 1.5 m\s - Max depth - 100 m
Price from $3,499.00
SEABOB F5 SR by Cayago
Experience pure freedom with the SEABOB-Jet, you will receive an unforgettable driving experience. If you are looking for the ultimate driving pleasure, simply go in to the water. Here are no limits.
Sporty driving in the water, relaxing gliding, safe diving under water - all this is possible with a SEABOB-Jet. Impressive diving depths of up to 40 metres can be programmed to suit individual requirements via the on-board electronics. A SEABOB-Jet offers all-round high-performance. Its hydrodynamic shape provides for an outstanding of agility in the water.
The dynamism of the SEABOB develops its special appeal under the water. The watercraft can be steered down into the depths simply by applying light pressure.
SEABOB can be equipped with two camera systems on request. There is a full-HD camera as a recording system in the watercraft‘s bow. This camera films and saves everything discovered in the fascinating underwater world. Another full-HD camera is found on the information display. This camera is an Action-Selfie-Cam. It saves all of the pilot‘s recordings when driving the SEABOB.
All recordings are saved in the on-board system and can be directly transmitted to any smartphone.
Main features: Operating time - 70 min Diving depth - 2.5 m (up to 40m) – Top speed – 20-22km\h
Price from 14 565 euro
SEACRAFT FUTURE by Seacraft
There are 12 men that have walked on the moon. 500 human beings have been to space. But only 3 dived into the deepest point under the sea. Let’s discover the unknown with Seacraft Future.
Seacraft FUTURE is the flag model of the Seacraft brand which allows for extended use of the power of the scooter, on average 2-4 dives without charging the battery. This model is perfect for recreational and technical diving to a depth of 150m.
FUTURE was tested by many divers in the world, including exploration of caves and wrecks in both salt and fresh water. It’s the fastest and most compact scooter in which the motor runs directly in the water. Such motor is much more durable and resistant to workload and also completely eliminates overheating inside the scooter.
The approximately charging time is 3 hours. Its additional advantage is the long range of diving, which was achieved by the high efficiency of the drive unit and the high power of the battery. Basic navigation data includes current diving depth, direction of travel, current dive time, and immersion and ascent speed.
Main features: Max speed 1.6 m/s - 350 min at nominal speed - charging time - 2,5h - max depth 300 metres - weight is only 15,9 kg
Price from 5300 euro
RÄVIK by Awake
RÄVIK is electric surfboard designed with a leading Scandinavian manufacturer 'Awake' with expression of power and agility within a clean and elegant body. Attention has been given to features which ensure ease-of-use without compromising the thrilling riding experience. The purpose at Awake is to offer extreme mobility by use of high-end technology. It's possible to ride everywhere from the ocean to slow river - at any time this electric surfboard would bring unforgettable emotions.
Developed with key principles in mind; power, speed, and precision. Awake's electric surfboards RÄVIK are built for superior acceleration, sharp corners and fast straights, giving the user an unparalleled riding experience. There are four different power settings: Kids, Eco, Sport, and Extreme.
The result is an aggressive machine made with the user in mind, infusing technical advancements with intriguing looks. From nose to nozzle, Awake's premier creation; the RÄVIK, is a purpose-built speed motorized surfboard.
Main features: Top speed: 56 kph - Acceleration 0-50 kp/h in 4 seconds - 40 min of mixed riding
Price from 18 900 euro
Gulf Craft's production is continued at both its facilities in the UAE and the Maldives.Shipyard comments that it is taking all of the precautionary measures necessary in terms of physical distancing and hygiene requirements to ensure the safety of employees, visitors and contractors such as disinfection, tests and daily health checks. Mostly, the majority of administrative staff are working from home.Monaco Marine announced the temporary closure of their shipyards since March 19, 2020. This includes the shutdown of certain subcontractors and suppliers and closure of ports. In spite of this, the management teams will remain operational to answer clients’ concerns.
April 3, 2020
German design studio Beiderbeck Designs relieved the 65-meter explorer superyacht concept.The design studio was founded in the 1990s by its eponym Jörg Beiderbeck. In 2010 Immo Lüdeling and Tim Ulrich took over the studio as owner and the team now includes 8 designers, interior designers and engineers.The five-deck explorer concept is fully SOLAS certified and features a diesel-electric propulsion system. Key features include “outstanding sea-going, stability and manoeuvring characteristics.”Accommodation onboard has the owner's deck (the master cabin with a large saloon and bathroom), two lounges and a private terrace, six double guest cabins, a saloon large enough to accommodate 12 people and an alfresco lounge area also four single cabins and two twins on the main deck, gym, spa, galley and pantry. Crew accommodation comprises nine twin cabins for a staff of 18. The 65m explorer has a helipad and hangar, car garage and storage for three tenders.Other technical details include a 14-metre beam, draught of 4.2 metres and a top speed of 12.8 knots.
April 3, 2020
Turkish yard Mengi Yay shares an update on the 42.5m sailing yacht L'Aquila II, which is approaching to the end of hull construction.The builder says its production capabilities were reduced by 30% due to the safety measures because of COVID-19.Key features of L'Aquila II include a steel hull and aluminium superstructure with naval architecture and an exterior design by Ginton Naval Architects and interiors by BTA Design.Accommodation will be for up to 10 guests in five cabins, with a further three cabins sleeping up to six crew members.Technical characteristics include 911hp Yanmar engine with a maximum speed of 14.6 knots and a cruising speed of 13.5 knots. The sailing yacht will have a beam of nine metres and a four-metre draft.Her construction is set to take 24 months with the delivery planned for 2021.
April 2, 2020
Sixth Amels Limited Edition 242 hull has been recently launched at the Damen facility in Romania. This 74-metre Amels 242 with an exterior design by Tim Heywood will be delivered in autumn 2021.Currently listed as a yacht for sale, she can accomodate up to 12 guests across two main-deck VIP suites and three lower-deck suites. Her interior will be decorated to the custom design of the owner.Since the delivery of the first Amels 242 five years ago, the Amels 242 has quickly become the world’s most successful yacht in the 75-metre segment. The Amels 242 features an entire private 374 square-metre Owners Deck with spectacular forward-facing Stateroom; a large swimming pool; and the award-winning full beam midships wellness and relaxing spa area with a unique 19.5 square metre folding beach platform.
April 2, 2020
The Azimut/Benetti Group has announced some initiatives to distribute PPE to those in need. It comes after Princess Yachts and Sunseeker International had announced about their donations of PPE to workers fighting coronavirus a while ago.The Italian yard Azimut/Benetti Group is donating equipment to different social groups located near the company’s facilities in Piedmont, Liguria, Tuscany and Marche: hospitals, police officers and port authorities.The yard has organized a dedicated team that is working to procure, package and deliver the kits, which are usually used by the yard’s production employees.The group chairman Paolo Vitelli:“With this practical contribution we want to express our closeness with and gratitude with local areas that have welcomed us and helped the company to develop. Our ties with them are stronger than they have ever been.”
April 2, 2020