Forget all what you know about boat design. Platypus dark edition is providing the disruptive design perfectly illustrates the unique capacity of platypus navigating on the water or under the water. If you are looking for exclusivity and being unique the dark edition is built for you.
All other platypus are made in aluminium the one and only material able to provide the craft the rigidity necessary to platypus concept. But the dark edition is beyond this: all carbon manufactured, its lightweight is allowing better performance (speed up to 25 knots) and a better steering.
LENGHT 7 Meters WIDTH 2.5 Meters
Speed Navigation Area (value for a displacement of 4 people) depending propulsion:
- 2 * 30 HP gas engine: 20 Knots
Speed Underwater Navigation
Limited 3 knots (5.56 km / h)
Battery life Up to 60 movements up and down + 4 hours of autonomy Hookah system, 2 separated 12V & 160 amp batteries parks, can be extended on demand
Maximum number of people
5 (1 pilot + 4 passengers within the limit of 400 kg on the submersible pod)
Light Displacement 1650 Kgs (varies by model from 1200 to 1500kgs) Draught in surface mode 0.40 meter Draught max water. Submarine mode 1.70 meter
Supplied as standard on the leisure version
Double Air compressor (hookah system) with 5 air hoses on the pod
Mobile pod Surface / diving for 5 people
Full detailing& equipment (cleat, anchor, strake...)
seats, footstraps and belts for driver and passengers