How MAKAI Hulls Are Made

How MAKAI Hulls Are Made

At MAKAI Power Catamarans, we take no shortcuts and use premium materials throughout the construction process. No shortcuts means carefully laying the best materials for the job, and then conducting a vacuum resin infusion process. Our goal at MAKAI is to build the best boat, and for us that means the strongest result, and a finish…

Bavaria Open House May 2022

Please Join Us for Our Bavaria Open House May 21 & 22 10am – 3pm Annapolis, MD (Located in Port Annapolis Marina) FEATURING BAVARIA SAIL & POWER NEW BAVARIA SR41 U.S. DEBUT The BAVARIA SR41 is a unique and modern family cruiser with characteristic and elegant hard top design. Enjoy the ergonomic deckslayout with huge…

Bavaria C38 Sailboat

Sailboat Review: Bavaria C38

The forward-thinking design on the C38 leaves plenty of space in the bow for an owner’s en suite stateroom with a king-size berth. By Mark Pillsbury April 20, 2022 Bavaria C38 Jon Whittle   For the past several years, practically all of the design surprises that have caught my eye on new sailboats have been abaft…

Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show April 29-May 1, 2022 | S&J Yachts

Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show | April 29-May 1, 2022

Join us from April 29-May 1! With a long sailing tradition in Maryland and the Chesapeake Bay, the Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show rings in the new season by bringing together sailing enthusiasts from around the Mid-Atlantic. Every April, guests experience an in-water show boasting the sailing industry’s latest boats, gear, and tech. Comparing side-by-side and…

Bay Bridge Boat Show 2022 S&J Yachts

Bay Bridge Boat Show | April 21-24, 2022

From April 21-24, experience one of the largest in-water shows north of Florida, the Bay Bridge Boat Show marks the beginning of the boating season on the Chesapeake Bay. Attendees can enjoy the stunning view of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge with bright sunrises and gorgeous sunsets as they climb aboard a wide array of powerboats.…

MAKAI’S DRIVE SURFACE SYSTEM

MAKAI’S DRIVE SURFACE SYSTEM

Q-SPD is a unique propulsion solution that departs from the traditional idiosyncrasies and common perceptions about surface drives, bringing modern thinking and technologies into the design and application of a truly new breed of high-performance boat propulsion.” – www.q-spd.com “Q-SPD is elegantly simple and clean in appearance -the innovative design puts all vulnerable components inboard and away…

Inboard vs Outboard Fuel Efficiency

Today the article is comparing inboard diesel sterndrives vs petrol outboards, with fuel efficiency in mind. While outboards are typically very similar between brands (with an exception of some new low hp electric outboards and now even diesel outboards hitting the market), inboards on the contrary can vary significantly. Firstly, you have a choice of…

Makai M45 Power Catamaran

POWER CATAMARAN vs MONOHULL

Introduction The benefits and compromises of owning a power catamaran are usually obvious for different consumers, depending on their circumstances, boating ambitions, and level of experience. However, a rapidly growing number of seasoned boaters are learning the joys of owning a catamaran and end up becoming firm catamaran supporters. We have witnessed amazing changes to…