Mar 2017

Definitively not our business but if any Exploder AD3 owner wants to purchase an accurate inclinometer for measuring rudder and mast rake, you are welcome to contact us. It just happens that we have a 3D printer in the office so why not making a few of these devices if they are as helpful to you as they have been for us. One per fleet would be sufficient. Next week we'll share some setups so we all speak the same language.



Mar 2017

An Exploder A-Class R&D camp was hosted this February just 30min drive from D3's design office. Although usually conducted at Mar Menor together with the Polish squad led by Jacek, this year it was carried out in the calm waters of the Ria de Arosa, Galicia, perfect for foiling and speed trials.


Dec 2016

The new Flying Phantom Essentiel is being presented at the Salon Nautique de Paris. D3 Applied Technologies was in charge of appendages design and VPP analysis of the new Z-boards & L-rudders flavour of the Flying Phantom.


Nov 2016

Spanish newspaper La Voz de Galicia reports on how top guns are learning to foil on the Exploder Ad3. It is encouraging seeing the level of home sailors, with merely 3 gold medals in this piece of paper. Great feedback for better designs.


Nov 2016

D3 Applied Technologies has been involved in the development of the new Flying Phantom Essentiel delivering appendages design and VPP analysis of this new foiling catamaran flavour from Phantom International. Please find in the link below a CatSailingNews.com Q&A with Alex Udin about the new Flying Phantom Essentiel.