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  • Looking Back at the Wam V



    The experimental Spider Boat "Proteus" debuted on SF Bay in 2007 at a cost of $1.5 million.
    The inventor of Proteus Ugo Conti has continued on with additional refinements as well as developing
    additional sizes of WAM-V prototypes, from 12' to 33' unmanned to proposed manned 120' spaceship
    capsule retrieval and a massive 150' windmill tenders.

    Check out more HERE!

    "Bay Area engineer Ugo Conti has sailed the world, but has always suffered from seasickness. A queasy stomach became his motivation to design "Proteus" -- a spider-like sea craft made for smoother sailing. He designed the Wave Adaptive Modular Vessel to cross the ocean while flexing with the movement of the waves. And it may change the way people take to the high seas."
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