The Yanmar a Japanese company comes up with personal watercraft the Wheeebo, a stand-up electric saucer. This stand-up electric saucer is designed for water and you can enjoy the smooth ride in sea or lake.The company says that this device is reflection of its commitment to delivering excitement on the waters. Besides that it enhances people’s lives through providing rich and fulfilling experiences.
Its latest addition to the latter category is a little something known as the Wheeebo, which is kind of like an aquatic transportation. Furthermore this electric drive machine will arrive in 2020.
Well, the Wheeebo water device will give you hours of fun on the water. It has a handheld remote controls the two acceleration modes (up to about walking speed) the device’s electric motor allows. The motor is powered by a nickel-hydrogen battery that lasts one hour on one charge.
Besides that, it offer a greater number of charge cycles but lower energy density than the more traditional lithium-ion technology. A single charge is good for a claimed 60 minutes of runtime. On the other hand, Speed is controlled by a wireless handheld remote, which is used to switch between two modes. The Wheeebo tops out at modest walking-speed-like 3 knots (3.5 mph, or 5.6 km/h).
Board sensors detect the direction and adjust the propeller mounted under the board. While the Wheeebo has a simple intuitive operation, a moderate amount of skill is required for mastery, making the Wheeebo an easy entrance for a wide range of users to experience the excitement of marine activities. Regarding that, it is just like a skateboard, the direction is controlled by the rider swaying their body weight toward the side of the craft they want to go.