Swimming Machines

Why swim?

Fish are more efficient than propellers

BUT PARTS ARE BAD!

Efficiency

Early comparison to propeller-driven craft

How to swim efficiently?

The "Torque Reaction Engine"

Drone morphologies

human-powered fishBOOT

Fabrication techniques

3D modeling

creating cores for fiberglass

3D printing

History

Human-powered research platforms

Bobcraft

fishBOOT

one-person

two-person

Sequence of drones

What for?

Markets

A human-powered craft, the fishBOOT, lead to the fishBOAT drone

KICKSTARTER FOR THE FISHBOOT!!!

Help me qualify a refined version of the fishBOOT for the seventy48 race in 2023 (70 miles in forty-eight hours, all human-powered, no motor or sales, between Tacoma and Port Townsend, WA)

The fishBOOT -- easy, low effort, good in rough water!

I call this "Polywog". It is simple on purpose.