There are may conversion stories. Here are just a few of the conversion videos that clients have shared with us. Some are humorous and some are educational. All are what our clients think about their electric boat conversions. Enjoy!
Get ready to follow the humorous adventures of Mo and Joe in this trailer to “The Switch” coming to a small screen near you when the conversion of their live-aboard S&S Orion 35 is completed. (Updated March 2012.):
John Wilson’s Seminar on electric propulsion was taped at the Toronto International Boat Show. It is a great presentation with good Q&A. It’s 45 minutes in length and can answer a number of concerns about going with electric as your auxiliary propulsion. John has taken this on of his own volition. He is NOT on our payroll in any manner, simply another satisfied EY customer who believes the planet deserves better caretaking. (Jan 2012):
John Wilson’s video includes some very cheerful “electric sailing” aboard his C&C 35 after completing the conversion from an Atomic 4. There is a link to his detailed blog too. (Oct. 2010):
Scott McMillan expains the Electric Yacht concept at the Annapolis Boat Show aboard our Albin 25 Corporate Yacht. It was filmed by the “Mad Mariner” in one Minute, OK 1:07!
This video interview of Bill at the Seattle Boat Show is courtesy of GoGreenSailor.com (Feb. 2010– Note that models have been updated since filmed):
Here is a video taken by company CTO Scott McMillan that emphasizes the quietness of an Electric Yacht system, and the convenience of motor sailing with just a “little bit of juice.” (2009):
A video by Matthew Name that takes you through the steps of an early conversion from a super noisy boat to a “Ghost Ship!”