Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Best Underwater Motorcycle Created in Russia
15.10.2007 15:30
Best Underwater Motorcycle Created in Russia

34-year-old brothers Dmitry and Timophey Ryabikiny from the Russian city of Yeisk have created Aqua Star an original underwater motorcycle with technical characteristics excelling foreign analogues.
      
      The underwater motorcycle allows going underwater without any special equipment: the body of a motorcycle rider stays in water and the head in a kind of helmet serving as a diving-bell and is equipped with an air supplying system. The electronic motors of the motorcycle let it move in all directions underwater.
      Compared to some foreign analogues, such as, for instance, Breathing Observation Bubble/Scuba Scuta, the developers of the Russian Aqua Star used even glass for the helmet instead of spherical glass that distorts the divers visibility and makes the eyes get tired. The helmet of Aqua Star motorcycle also has an airflow system to prevent the glass steam up.
      


      
      The motorcycle by the Russian developers has two motors instead of one; the second motor lets the rider regulate the motorcycles position underwater by simply pressing and holding a button, and also lets the motorcycle hang at any point and turn around on the spot. The motorcycle can freely be used at a depth of up to 12 metres and ride with 7km/h speed.
      
      The developers say that next summer they are going to sell Aqua Star to diving centres and organize its rent. At the moment the Ryabikiny brothers are planning to design a two-seat motorcycle.
      
      Source: www.point.ru


Tags:      

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Moscow - Alanya Charter Flights Will Be Launched
16.12.2016
2 Million Tourists Visited Altai In 2016
12.03.2017
Mosgortrans Launched an International Bus Route to Warsaw
14.06.2017
"Aurora" Increases the Frequency Of Regular Flights From Vladivostok to Tokyo
06.12.2017
Bashkiria Formed Seven Tourist-recreational Clusters
25.03.2017



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Contemporary Arts  Russia investment  Exhibitions Sales  Russian business  Russian tourism  Painting  Ryazan  Moscow  Russia international  Chechnya  Valery Gergiev  Roman Abramovich  censorship in Russia  Cancer  Russian opposition activists  Yuri Roerich  international cooperation  Semyon Farada  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian Literature  nuclear physics  Russian history  Suzdal  Kolomenskoye  Russian spies  visa center  Literary Journey  Russian Cinema  Memorial  Russian Alternative Rock  Exhibitions in Moscow  Wi-Fi   Archeology  Federal Security Service   Russian engineers  Estate Jazz Festival  Wooden Architecture  Ufa  Russian catering  Golden Mask  Alexander Pushkin  Russian Traditions  transfer to Kaliningrad Airport  Pustozyorsk  Russia-China  military robots  Yuri Kuklachev Cats Theatre  Archeological Finds  Kind Moscow Festival  Mitki 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites