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the wiki to design a complete boat capable of sustainable living, that anyone can edit!
The principles and designs would be able to work in any environment Write a description about your topic. Let your readers know what your topic is about and add some general information about it.
The project is entirely in metric, for information on the measurements and calculations used use the conversion chart .
|Hull||Choose hull materials , and offer a choice of hull configurations dependant on where the boat would be used.|
|Power Supply||Wind turbine, Solar Panel, Solar Water Heater , Solar Furnace|
|Power Storage||Compressed Air , Batteries|
|Head||Shower , toilet, plumbing etc|
|Electrics||12v system/5v(usb) system/led lighting|
|Hydro/aquaponics||20m2 per person for food, extra for Hygiene/medicine/clothing/oils etc.|
|Propulsion||Electric motor /air powered motor/sails|
|Computer system||low power with gps and entertainment|
Location, flotation, communication, food & water