Farmer Zhang Hui of China, built in his workshop miniature submarine.
Recently, Zhang and his group of assistants has successfully tested an underwater baby.
This - is not the first mini-submarine Zhang, and not the last - he plans to do them for sale.
Chinese farmer Zhang Hui village of Qinling, not far from Wuhan, manufactures miniature submarines for sale. Photo: polished surface is almost finished submarine-baby in the studio farmer.
On August 29 another submarine has successfully passed the first test in a small lake in the Qinling. This little one, the dimensions of which are 3, 6 meters in length, 1, 8 meters wide and 1 to 2 meters in height, made in the form of blue dolphin.
According to Zhang his new submarine capable of stay under water for 10 hours and reach speeds of 20 km / h, while plunging to a depth of 30 meters.
"After the security check, I hope to sell a submarine about 100, 000 yuan ($ 15, 670). One mediator sent me this month, an order for another "- shared with reporters Zhang.
An enterprising Chinese-taught makes submarines for years. Usually they are bought to be used for entertainment or harvesting seafood.
Zhang Hui is not alone in the market of home-made mini-submarines, although it is a unique master in Hubei Province. Photo: One of the assistants farmer looks out the windows mini-submarine.
In China's interior improvised doing and submarines, and even helicopters. So, for example in 2008, the Chinese craftsmen Tao Syanli managed to gather himself to collect the submarine weight of 1, 6 tons. Inside the 6-meter boat can fit only one person, but it has a lot of things that can be useful during the voyage: the model is equipped with barometers, cameras, oxygen tanks, lights and even a TV.