Building the Catamaran
We would have moved the catamaran facility anywhere in the world for the right key individuals, and we found them in Argentina.Know us!
Facts for serious liveaboard
The most important design element of a liveaboard yacht is the helm. It should always protect you from the weather.View more
It brings new owners together in a relaxed, social environment for an orientation session covering major components.On board classes!
The world's best equipped liveaboard
Pricing and equipmentAntares Yachts sells its boat factory direct. By dealing directly with us you form the best relationship with the builder. →View more
Antares 44 SpecificationsLength, Beam, Draft. Generator and auxiliaries. Sail Plan and fuel and water capacities. Interior layout. →View full specifications
Technical information on Antares 44i sailing catamaran
A combination of often contradictory criteria were weighed and balanced to get the boat design that is performance driven, seaworthy and aesthetically appealing.
- Electrical Systems
- Sail trim
- Mechanical Systems
- Plumbing Systems
- Mast, sails, rigging
- General Arrangements
Mark & Sarah
Questions to Ask the Catamaran Builder
Coring: What kind of coring do you use in the construction of the catamaran hull and deck?Coring is a structural stiffener sandwiched between two layers of fiberglass skin. Coring is particularly important to a catamaran builder because of the need to create stiffness with reduced weight. Most production catamaran buildrs choose to build their hulls and decks using balsa coring, which is made of balsa wood cut across the grain in thin slices to expose the end grain fibres. Balsa core is well known for its high resistance to compression. →Read full answer
Steering: What kind of steering system is installed on your boat? Is it shaft, wire or hydraulic steering?Antares Yachts uses a premium Jefa shaft and gearbox system. The gearbox converts rotary motion to transverse motion, which moves the tiller arm. This shaft and gearbox system is superior to other steering systems such as wire or hydraulic in terms of precision, feedback and integrity.→Read full answer →Read other questions
What some Antares owners have been up?
Over the past year - several Antares catamaran owners have taken delivery of their new catamarans. Some have already sailed to North America, others chose to linger in Brazil before heading to the Caribbean. Some have made it as far as the Middle East.→Read Antares owners websites