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Foldable Canoe Turns Into A Rolling Suitcase For Traveling The World

With 70 percent of the Earth’s surface covered in water, it is safe to say that most places you travel to, there will be some sort of waterbody and that’s good news if you love canoeing. Well, actually it is not entirely good news because you can’t possibly lug along 16 feet of fiberglass or thermoformed or whatever it is made of, wherever you go – not unless you have the ONAK Origami Foldable Canoe. ONAK Origami Foldable Canoe is exactly what it sounds like – a canoe that folds down to a manageable size suited for traveling so that it can go wherever you go. Continue reading Foldable Canoe Turns Into A Rolling Suitcase For Traveling The World

Adhoc – a folding canoe that you can pack it up for a hike

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(credit: Ori Levin/Tsor Design) Adhoc Folding Canoe | US$tba | www.tsor-design.com

when you hit a river when hiking through the great wilderness, don’t you wish you have a boat with you? lugging a kayak around with you a hike isn’t a practical solution but if Tsor Design has its way, we might just be carrying a canoe on our back next time we hit the great outdoor. meet Adhoc – a foldable full-size canoe that can be folded down to the size of a standard backpack and weighs just 4.1-kilograms. conceived by Israeli designer Ori Levin from Tsor Design, the Adhoc may seems like nothing much but when you hit a river deep in the wilderness, it could be your dream boat. the boat is concocted from various high-tech materials such as carbon fiber for the frame and the hull is of a material called aramid, a heat-resistant synthetic fabric used in racing sails, and can be deployed in around five minutes. we say: make it! i am sure many of us are drooling over it. i for one, will keep a couple handy for 2012. another look at the Adhoc and a short assembly pictorial after the break. Continue reading Adhoc – a folding canoe that you can pack it up for a hike