It's a Leopard without the price tag! Take a closer look at the Maxim and its pretty easy to work out who the designer is and where its built. If your looking for a true blue water cat with plenty of fee-board for big ocean seas a really high waterline and that will get you to that sheltered safe anchorage really fast then the Maxim is the cat for you.
Interior is very well thought out with an up stairs galley large lounge dinning table and a very spacious cockpit that would easily accommodate 10 adults in comfort. The Maxim was designed well ahead of it's time and the cabinet work is 1st class thorough and really does present as new giving the cat a lux feel with warm American cherry wood timbers throughout. Three spacious cabins and bathroom that is roomy with full head room is a real bonus. The boat has so much storage in every corner and some areas have large openings with plenty of volume and depth. If your after comfort and performance the Maxim is for you! This boat also has am amazing electronics packge and the autopilot can even steer to wind so you not constantly triming the sails the cat simply keeps the exact wind angle set making long passages a breeze. AIS and forward looking sonar and 4G broadband radar makes night time navigation very easy and safe.
Lake Macquarie NSW
Family, Leisure, Cruising
Woodlam Pty Ltd, South Africa
Keel / Ballast
Mini keels the boat can sit on the keels in tidal ares perfect for lagoons and shettered creeks
Ply/Ply-Glass WEST system western red cedar core epoxy resin laminate
Western Red Cedar / Epoxy "WEST System"
Yanmar 2GM20 in excellent condition serviced and ready to go. Without a doubt the best motors available that are super reliable. (I have them in my own cat) and Morse single leaver controls. They are clean and tidy with oversized glass bowl fuel filters
Engine Hours (2nd Engine)
2L per hour per motor
Sail drives with folding props and prop speed
2 x 135L stainless tanks
2 burner gas stove Microwave and 1000w inverter and beautiful American cherry wood finishes with a solid timber dinning table and teak floors she really looks warm and beautiful and has plenty of storage. Its well designed so is easy to use when underway and at rest.
150L Chest fridge in galley and 40L portable fridge freezer
Hot Water System
Yes heat exchange and 240V
3 x double cabins
In head and transom hot and cold
New electric with holding tank and new plumbing ensuring no bad oder's
Fusion RA-70N sound system with bluetooth and you can even control it from the B & G screens or on your phone.
Bimini and window covers
Lewmar anchor winch with vertical capstan 22kg Sarca Excel anchor with 60m galvanised chain it also has a spare 40lb Bruce with 50m chain and 50m warp ans a wireless remote.
All current safety is provided for blue water cruising and is all in date. Radar reflector and medical kit
Avon 6 person (out of date)
Sirrocco fans to each bedroom, brand new start batteries and house batteries, LED lighting NMEA 2000 tank sensors. 600W solar with Victron battery management with bluetooth (monitor power from your phone) It also has an electronic ultrasonic hull cleaning system.
Dual B & G Vulcan 7" touch screens with forward scanning sonar, 4G Broadband radar, NAC2 autopilot and SailSteer water speed and wind sensors that gives you all the wind information in a graphic form and can also keep the boat trimmed to the wind so you can go long distances without trimming the sails the boat holds a course perfect based on the wind direction. Autopilot controller (it can also be controlled on the screens) It's all very clever and easy to use and professionally installed in 2019. It also has full Navionics Australia and New Zealand charts. AIS send and receive (You are as visible as a cargo ship to other vessells with AIS) and VHF Radio
Main sail and head sail perfectly matched to the boat making tacking easy and the boat sails very fast also a storm jib and spinnaker
Mast / Rigging
Aluminium mast 7/8 fractional rig supported by double spreaders, aluminium boom rigging replaced 2012 and mast and boom repainted. It also has a track and car system making the sail very easy to raise and lower into the sail bag.
Pressure deck wash on the bow perfect for a dirty anchor and keeping the boat looking great and it also has a deck wash on the stern all through hull fittings were changed in Feb 2018 It also has flexiteak decking to the cockpit and transom steps for a great feel and low maintenance.