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Solar-assisted, volcanic-composite sailing yacht navigating world’s toughest waters

The Fipofix Open 16 out on the water putting Fipofix's specially processed volcanic fiber-...

Austrian company Fipofix believes that it’s identified a material better-suited to the high seas, saying that its specially processed volcanic fiber-based composite, more commonly known as basalt fiber, offers a better performance-price ratio than carbon fiber or fiberglass and can be recycled after use.

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