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Title:
UNIVERSAL PLATFORM FOR HUMAN POWERED FLOATATION DEVICES
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO2000013968
Kind Code:
A9
Abstract:
A universal platform (10) for a human powered floatation device suitable to fit multiple types of propulsion devices is disclosed. The device has a frame with two rail members (16, 18) positioned in a spaced relationship. An adjustable attachment means having a support arm and a crossbar is provided for securing the propeller drive assembly (36), seats and pedal means to the frame. The crossbar defines a channel that is closely received by the frame and the support arm has a first end that is closely received between the rail members of the frame so that the support arm may be adjusted longitudinally along the frame. A standard rudder (34) and steering assembly are provided to steer the floatation device.

Inventors:
WHITE ROBERT D (US)
Application Number:
PCT/US1999/020515
Publication Date:
August 10, 2000
Filing Date:
September 08, 1999
Export Citation:
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Assignee:
WHITE ROBERT D (US)
International Classes:
B63B7/08; B63H16/20; (IPC1-7): B63H16/18; B63B7/08
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