Frequently Asked Questions
What is the difference between the ASIWO Manta, Manta S and Manta Pro underwater scooters?
The main difference between these three underwater scooters is the type of battery they use. The Manta uses one battery, while the Manta S comes with two 126Wh batteries, which doubles the range. The Manta Pro uses a larger 252Wh battery, which provides the longest range of the three models. The choice of which one to use would depend on your personal needs and the type of diving you plan on doing.
How long does it take to charge the Manta underwater scooter?
You may need to charge it depending on the battery size and running time. The charging time of 126Wh Battery is 2 to 3 hours and 252Wh Battery's is 2 to 3 hours. The detailed instructions come up with the product.
Are ASIWO Manta underwater scooters and Mako electric kickboards waterproof?
Yes, the ASIWO Manta underwater scooters and Mako electric kickboards are designed and tested for use under water. They are completely waterproof and have been tested to operate up to a depth of 50m (164ft). All components of these products are designed to withstand continual water exposure and pressure.
What are the thrust, speed, and operating time of the ASIWO Manta collection?
The ASIWO Manta collection underwater scooters have excellent thrust due to their efficient aerodynamic design and capable powertrains. They have three separate gear settings (High, Medium, and Low), which correspond to a different level of thrust and speed.
However, as the battery power gets low, the power of the Manta underwater scooters will gradually weaken, and there will be an automatic reduction in speed as well as a shift to a lower gear setting. This is a normal condition and should not cause concern. The operating time of the device will depend on the battery size and how the device is being used. It will also depend on your speed selection.
How many speed modes does the ASIWO Manta collection have?
The ASIWO Manta collection has three speed modes: High, Medium, and Low. These modes allow you to adjust the speed to suit your preferences and the conditions of your dive. You can easily switch between different speed settings with the controls on the device.
What are the dimensions of the ASIWO Manta underwater scooter?
The dimensions of the ASIWO Manta underwater scooter are 527mm x 213mm x 173mm or 20.375 inches x 8.4 inches x 6.8 inches (without the battery). It is important to note that when shipping the product, it is recommended to disassemble the battery to save space.
Does the ASIWO Manta come with a sport camera as a standard accessory?
No, the ASIWO Manta underwater scooter does not come with a sport camera as a standard accessory. It does have a mount for a sport camera, but the camera itself would need to be purchased separately.
What type of sport camera can be attached to the ASIWO Manta underwater scooter?
The ASIWO Manta underwater scooter can be used with a wide variety of sport cameras. The camera mount is compatible with cameras that have the same mount as a GOPRO. Therefore you can use a GOPRO, or other cameras that can be attached to a GOPRO base, as an example. It is best to check with the camera's manufacturer to confirm the compatibility with the scooter's mount, before purchasing.
How long does it take to charge the batteries of the ASIWO Manta?
The charging time for the batteries of the ASIWO Manta depends on their size. For the 126Wh battery, it takes 2 to 3 hours to charge, while the 252Wh battery takes 4 to 5 hours. The detailed charging instructions can be found in the product manual that comes with the scooter
Is it possible to disassemble and replace the battery for the ASIWO Manta underwater scooter?
Yes, it is possible to disassemble and replace the battery for the ASIWO Manta underwater scooter. You can remove the battery for charging, replacement or for shipping the product. It's best to consult the user manual or reach out to the manufacturer for guidance on the specific instructions on how to disassemble the battery from the device before attempting it.
Will the batteries be included with my purchase of an ASIWO Manta underwater scooter?
Yes, the batteries are included with your purchase of the ASIWO Manta underwater scooter. The standard package includes: 1x Sea Scooter, 1x Battery Pack, 1x AC Charger, 1x Carry Bag, 1x Protection Leash, 1x User Manual. For the Manta S package, an additional corresponding battery and adaptor plug will also be included in the package.
How should I store the battery if it will be unused for a long time and what is the longest storage life?
"To store the battery properly: -Fully charge the battery to prevent over-discharge. If the battery will not be used for a long time, it is recommended to recharge it every three months. -Avoid storing the batteries in extreme temperatures (too high or too low), in a dry or wet environment, or in direct sunlight or a dusty environment. These conditions can cause damage to the battery over time. -The ideal storage temperature should not exceed the range of 14°F ~ 122°F ( -10°C ~ 50°C). The longest storage life of the batteries will depend on the specific type of battery, manufacturer, and storage conditions. It's advisable to consult the manufacturer's instructions for more detailed information on the expected storage life."
Can I bring the ASIWO Manta underwater scooter on a plane?
"The ASIWO Manta and Manta Pro underwater scooters have a battery capacity of 126Wh and 252Wh respectively. While most airlines allow devices with batteries up to 160Wh of power on board, some airlines have different regulations. It is important to check with your airline before traveling to confirm their regulations and guidelines, and plan accordingly. The detailed instructions regarding transportation of the ASIWO underwater scooters by air is included in the manual, and it's highly recommended that you follow it. It's also important for you to follow the regulations of the country you are traveling to."
What happens if I accidentally lose grip of the handles on the ASIWO Manta underwater scooter?
The ASIWO Manta underwater scooter has been designed with safety in mind. If you accidentally lose grip of the handles, the device will automatically shut off and float to the surface, making it easy for you to grab it again. This is a safety feature that ensures the device will not continue running without proper control and potentially causing harm.
Which ASIWO underwater scooter would be sufficient for a 15-minute dive?
"For a 15-minute dive, the ASIWO Manta underwater scooter would be a suitable option. It offers incredible performance under water, and despite being the most budget-friendly option, it would be more than sufficient for a short dive of 15 minutes. It offers all speed settings, so you could choose your own speed, and it also has excellent thrust and efficiency in propulsion. However, it's worth mentioning that the riding time also depends on how you use the scooter as well as the depth and temperature of the water. You should always check the device and battery state before diving, and follow the manufacturer's guidelines and recommendations."