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Re: Underwater Drone
Looks like a fun toy, but that's a lot of dough for a toy.
Less than some good kayaks.
I wonder if it could tow a small float so your shore party could send you some light supplies.
Be fitted with a depth finder to go ahead of your boat to check for shoals.
If it could tow a small float it might be able to tow out a kedge anchor and drop it.
The uses are endless.
How many of us predicted that a smart phone would have thousands of apps.
The lesson from the Icarus story is not about human failing.
It is a lesson about the limitations of wax as an adhesive.
If you have an engineering problem solve it.