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Electrifying eco-tourism

...without the rumble of a diesel engine, leaving only a small wake and zero fuel emissions. The vessel would also have propeller guards to keep marine life from danger, since the motor would be almost soundless.It will be a high-tech venture all...
Family of sunken sub captain found boat, closure

...research to confirm the boat was the Grunion.Abele said final proof came in photographs showing the wreck had stern propeller guards - devices removed from U.S. submarines in September 1942.While the Abeles were up north, Bentz sent information...
World War II submarine found 65 years after sinking

...The fact that they actually found this in an expanse of ocean is really pretty spectacular." The Grunion had a propeller guard, which was rare in subs of the day, Abele said. The vessel discovered yesterday also had the fence, which prevented...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Frontiers News: Now scarce, snowplanes once were winter kings 1/18/98

...Bozeman, who was a winter keeper at Lake Hotel. Once, to prevent his snowplane from abandoning him he grabbed the propeller guard - but one of his fingers was sticking out too far. ``I got hit by the propeller. It split it right along the...


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