Triton Going to Dive to the Maximum Depth of the World Oceans

Triton Going to Dive to the Maximum Depth of the World Oceans

Engineers of the U.S. company Triton Submarines developed submarine, which have to able to dive to maximum depths of the World Oceans.Half a century ago, the record-breaking dive could do only american manned submersible,called Trieste. And now it wante to do Triton 36000.Number in the title means the maximum depth in feet,in meters it will be 10,972.A distinctive feature of the Triton 36000 is that the engineers used borosilicate glass as a material for the protective cap of Cabin, and not traditional acryl. In this glass is added to boron oxide, making it resistant to sharp temperature changes.In the submarine can accommodate three people. The cost of the submarine is 15 million. Now the prototype of 36000 being tested.

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