Boat made from recycled bottles sails across the Pacific!

Posted: June 4, 2008 in boat, boating, boats, sailboats, sailing, sailing records
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Boat made out of recycled bottles and old airplane sails across the Pacific

Junk Boat – Boat made out of recycled bottles and an old airplane. Photo taken before mast and sail were installed.

The Junk Boat is a Kontiki-style raft constructed with 15,000 plastic bottles jammed into mesh bags made of fishing net. The Junk boat sailing from California to Hawaii to bring awareness to ocean pollution.

Read more about the JUNK BOAT here.

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Comments
  1. Alex says:

    Nice idea! I will build a boat when I retire 🙂

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