The Riptide Generator is a strange, spherical object made of metal that has many metal rods vertically sticking out of it with yellow orbs on the end of them.
Role in episode
The Riptide Generator was one of many inventions sold by Plankton during the episode, "Move It or Lose It." Charlie was the one that was interested in buying the Riptide Generator and it can be assumed that Plankton sold it to him.
The Riptide Generator somewhat resembles the planet Saturn in appearance.