U-Boat Worx’s ultra-compact Super Yacht Sub 3 fits on your superyacht
Even if you have poured in millions of Dollars to get aboard a superyacht, there is a limitation to the way you can enjoy the marine life – you’ll have to be a seasoned diver to relish the marine life to it length and breath. With the purpose to provide every person (who can afford) an opportunity to explore deep waters more easily, Dutch submersible manufacturer U-Boat Worx has developed the Super Yacht Sub 3. A submersible vehicle, the Super Yacht Sub 3 is designed primarily to fit inside a vast majority of superyachts, opening new prospects for on board guest for deep sea exploration.
The Super Yacht Sub 3, despite measuring just 171cm (67-in) high, the compact submarine has the ability to dive to the depths of 100 or 300 meters and explore the hidden marine life to the fullest. The subs cabin can fit 3 people comfortably and has glass window on all sides to let passengers have view of everything outside. Interestingly, the air in the cabin is maintained at the one atmosphere to ensure comfort.
The Super Yacht Sub 3 features a dual-joystick gamepad style controller, and it runs on electric power. Drawing power from a battery system that runs up to 12 hours on a single charge, the sub also features an emergency battery that keeps survival systems running up to almost 96 hours.
U-Boat Worx has been very careful with the design of the Super Yacht Sub 3 and have made it ultra-compact that weighs only 3,490 kg (7,694 lb). Production models of the sub will begin shipping in 2015.