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Fall 2017 MC 38 Offshore Adventures

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MC 38 Offshore Adventures fall 2017 Maine to Abaco

 Thank you for your interest in sailing with Capt. Ralph and Arlene on our new MC 38, Hull#4, performance cruising catamaran on one or more legs from Bremen, Maine to Hope Town Harbor, Abaco, Bahamas the fall of 2017. Leg 2 will stop at the Annapolis Sailboat Show where Hull #4 will be on display from October 5th to the 9th.

The cost is $469 per day per person with a maximum of two guests on board. This is a fully crewed / captain charter adventure and with a maximum of...

MC 38 First Place Finish

From: Ron Engle   |   Posted:

This was the first race of the series of Hope Town Sailing Club's winter races. This particular race was a point to point race. From just west of HT around Sandy and Garden cay off of Man O War and back. The wind was a fresh breeze around 15 knots out of the southwest. This made it a beam reach and coming back to the finish a beat to close reach. The MC 38 was averaging 8 to 9 knots. We did finish over 5 minutes ahead of the other boats. My biggest concern was staying away from the other...

Winner at Newport Show

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Maine Cat is honored to have received the award for BEST NEW SAILBOAT FOR 2016 at recent the Newport International Boat Show. The group of sailing magazine editors visited all the new monohulls and multihulls during the show and named our new Maine Cat 38 the best new sailboat at the show.

The entire Maine Cat crew is very proud of achieving this prestigious award and we look forward to launching MC 38 hull #2 next week.

Give us a call if you want to own the best looking, best built and best performing cruising catamaran on the market. The...

NEW MC P-38 Power Catamaran

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Maine Cat is excited to announce we are building a new 38 foot power catamaran, MC P-38 Power Catamaran. We have modified our MC 38 sailing model's hull form in the aft sections to handle the weight of the twin 150 HP engines and flattened the run to provide some lift at higher speeds. The beam to length ratio remains very close to 12:1 and with these slender displacement hulls we will have a very comfortable ride and excellent fuel economy cruising at 18 to 20 knots.

Construction methods will remain the same as our MC 38. Thermoformed Core-Cell in...

NEW MC 38 launched

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Maine Cat is very excited to have our first MC 38 launched and undergoing sea trials in Rockland, Maine. Shortly she will be headed down to Hope Town Harbor to enter our bareboat fleet and Offshore Adventure Sailing in June back to Maine. She will also be available for bareboat charter in Maine starting in July till the end of September before she heads back to the Bahamas.

Thanks for staying toned to our website for more photos as she works her way south.

New MC 38 Maine Bareboat Charters

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Maine Cat is pleased to announce that the new MC 38 will be available for bareboat charter on the mid-coast of Maine this summer from July 30th to October 1st. She will be based out of Rockland, the gateway to beautiful Penobscot Bay. Enjoy the steady sea breezes gliding by the spruce capped islands and bold granite shores on over 200 islands alone in Penobscot Bay. Visit Mt. Desert Island and hike the breath taking Acadia National Park trails and carriage paths. At the end of the day drop the hook in a secured cove that is yours alone to...

Maine Cat 38 Offshore Sailing Adventures

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Sail into the mystic!

What is it about sailing beyond the sight of land that is so alluring and awakening to our senses? Is it the clarity of the night sky, absence of civilization's noise, or the feeling you are finally in total control of your destiny? Maybe it is just the awesome natural beauty of the wind across the blue seas and the freedom its power offers us all to escape? When you have the confidence to deliver your vessel and crew safely to your next land fall, all dreams are possible for your next adventure to harbors farther...

MC 38 Bareboat Charter Bahamas

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Sailing is better in the Bahamas

Maine Cat is pleased to announce that the new exciting Maine Cat 38 will be entering our bareboat charter fleet this winter.  We are now taking reservations for week charters after the first of the year and suggest you reserve your week now, before all the good dates are taken.

Give Lynn a call at 1-888-832-2287 or send her an email at info@mecat.com.

This is a great opportunity to "try before you buy" the newest performance crusing cat on the planet.  We look forward to seeing you at the new MC 38 helm sailing level at wind speed.

 

 

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MC 30 video winner

From: Amy Bartholomew   |   Posted:

Great MC 30 video.....Thanks very much Amy!

Hello!
You may recall that my husband and I chartered your MC 30 Moondoggy last summer.  We created a video from this experience and submitted it to Offshore Sailing Schools 50th Anniversary contest.  Our video entry, Catalyst, won first prize - a seven night charter aboard a 4600 Moorings Catamaran!

Have a lood at is a link to our winning entry.  You will see some beautiful footage of the Abaco islands, along with some nice shots of the boat.  Feel free to share this link if you wish.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WmmuLgeFLr4

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Maine Cat 41 Bahamas Bareboat Charter

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Maine Cat is pleased to announce we will once again have a Maine Cat 41 available for bareboat charter out of our base in Hope Town, Abaco, Bahamas.  She will be ready to be chartered starting November 18, 2013.

Give Lynn a call at 1-888-832-2287 or email her at info@mecat.com to reserve you special week aboard this spectacular performance yacht.

 

Aerial Kite Shot MC 22

From: David Rivers   |   Posted:

Is this the coolest Maine Cat 22 photo you have ever seen?  Contact Dave Rivers if you want to learn how to make you own kite born GoPro Hero 3 camera rig and get some amazing shots of your special Maine Cat.

Dave Rivers email is daverivers07@gmail.com

 

MC 41 Pacific Charters

From: Susan and Colin   |   Posted:

TabbyCat Charters
Come cruise the Pacific on a Maine Cat 41!
Activities include: snorkeling, diving*, beach walks, hiking. stand-up paddleboarding, kiteboarding, kayaking, dolphin watching, fishing, sunset watching and, of course, sailing!


Sit back and enjoy the ride, or participate as much as you like. Thinking about buying a catamaran yourselves? This is your opportunity to get some hands experience with a couple who have logged 25,000+ sea miles on their MC 41, taking her from Maine to the South Pacific. Join us on an offshore passage from one island to the next, or simply meet us at one of our destinations and hang out for
some coastal cruising.


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24 YEARS BUILDING GREAT CATS

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Maine Cat started in 1993 building the Maine Cat 22 in my garage in Jefferson Maine. By 1998 we had designed and were building our classic Maine Cat 30. Now over sixty MC 30's are sailing. In 2003 with launched our first Maine Cat 41 and now have 22 sailing. In 2008 we introduced the most fuel efficient power cat; the P-47 and hull #8 will be lauched in June.

Now 20 years later we are very excited about introducing our new Maine Cat 38. 

Come visit our shop, meet our crew, smell some vinyl-ester resin and get excited about...