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Old 09-02-2011, 12:08 PM   #15
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It would turn turtle in a second, flotation or not. It needs either a weighted keel or outriggers.
That will be news to the people who have preserved some examples of a very similar idea from Britain in the 1960s:

But while it can be done, it doesn't mean it's a good idea - boat and trailer are two different design requirements.

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Old 09-02-2011, 01:41 PM   #16
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That isn't really similar, it has a solid boat with a cabin. At least from appearances the first one is a basic egg shape.

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Old 09-02-2011, 06:39 PM   #17
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This is a 1961 Amphicar, first car mass produced to go on land or water. (from Germany)Click image for larger version

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Old 09-02-2011, 07:45 PM   #18
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Looks like fun

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