A new way, intelligent, of navigating; the catamaran joints the best features of a great stability, low resistance, low power consumption, performances, seaworthiness, with reduced weight and superior space. Lenght over all 11.5 meters, 5.20 wide, this is the biggest "natante" but and has spaces that can be compared with 15-18 m classic monohulls. The wide powercat has a tremendous stability afloat , as it could give the sensation to stay on a ground. At planing speed, apart the great stability, it could appreciate the very smooth ride on choppy and windy seas. Powercat 10 can be built in aluminum alloy.
P.S. the catamaran showed in photos is a full-custom boat built on customer's requirement: the entire layout can be designed in order to meet different requirements.
Aft there is a very large cockpit, with the chance of having 2 chaise longues, 2 L-shaped couches, 2 tables, seating for 16 people, folding ladder "king size" to get into the water or the possibility of small garage to stow the tender; inside there is a big kitchen, 2 bathrooms, 2 cabins, and a huge dinette completed with inside helm station. It is possible to install also a flybridge. The engines can be outboard, inboard or EFB, 2 x 115 to 2x400 hp ouboards, up to 2x600 inboard. The first tests, which were conducted in choppy water and strong wind, showed a total absence of body roll, a softness on the wave surprising and a high speed range sustainable. The total absence of trim changes allows cruising speed from 5 to 25 knots in total comfort and relaxation. The performance was up to 35 knots @ 5200 rpm with a load of 12 people and power: 2x250 Evinrude E-tec.