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The boat that fits in your backpack

As the name suggests, the boat is literally folded from a flat 2.5m x 1.5m plastic sheet and can be transformed from flat sheet to row boat by a single person in 2 minutes using only 3 components. [Agencies]


A new full-sized foldable plastic boat that can carry one person can be transformed from an 8ft by 5ft flat sheet into a rowing boat by a single person in two minutes, using only three components, the Daily Mail reported.

The 800 pounds foldboat can be folded up and carried around in a backpack.

Its designers Max Frommeld, 29, and Arno Mathies, 26, were both studying for their Master degrees in production design at London's Royal College of Art when they came up with the idea. (点击《每日邮报》查看原文)





(China.org.cn June 4, 2012)

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