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Car-Top Cargo Box Doubles As A Boat

Car-Top Cargo Box Doubles As A Boat
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The Boatbox is a vehicle storage space that transforms into a dinghy.

Leah Gonzalez
  • 13 may 2013

At last someone has thought of making those boat-like car roof boxes into functioning boats. The Boatbox is a car roof box that can be turned over and transformed into an actual boat.

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When set up on the roof rack of a vehicle, the Boatbox can provide additional storage space of 650 or 700 liters. The lid can be easily removed from the base unit and then turned over to function as a boat, which can be rowed or outfitted with a sail or small motor. The base unit of the Boatbox can even be detached from the roof rack and attached to the boat as additional watertight stowage.

The Boatbox is constructed out of ‘lightweight, UV stable and robust Acrylic capped ABS plastic’ and can stand vertically without any support, which makes it easy to store when not in use on a vehicle or as a boat.

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