More about CATRI 25
Catri AL Ltd. - an exclusive CATRI trimarans building and selling company worldwide
Based on a huge R&D, manufacturing and management experience, we are glad to offer you an unique trimaran to make your sailing experience more exciting.
Our latest developments in stability of foiling mode makes a Catri both fast and safe trimaran.
We can do minimalist and spartan or we can do luxury. It is up to you!
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In speed, stability and safety
More than 40 years R&D and manufacturing experience
Minimalist or luxury - Your choice!
The morning of 18th September 2015 in the “Mersrags” yacht centre brought sunshine with some clouds but the weather forecast heralded increasing wind just when we planned to go to sea for the first time!
The forecast wind speed of 10-13 knots with gusts to 20-23. Sails – main first reef + jib. Float foil set at the maximum depth with minimum angle. One camera on a motor boat, a second attached to the bowsprit for water flow studies. The result seen in the video. Video shows that the leeward float[…]
Wind variable with a gain at the end of test. Designer at helm together with crewmember. Sails – main first reef, jib. Without bowsprit sail or canted mast 100% foiling impossible. Thanks to the perfect work of step dry sailing without splashing cockpit.
After the first trial of new Catri 25 we have received several questions. Some will be able to answer after the next trial, other can immediately. Here first talk about Catri hydrofoil system stability as the main answer to questions have already been rounded off 30 years ago and also later stability and security are[…]
It was designed to check the mast canting system at the second test. But priority was to demonstrate the new trimaran to two expierenced multihulls’ sailors from Riga. Demosail began with exploring of the main trimaran systems. We received the first criticism, because few days after launch steering systems had not yet been perfect. So[…]
16 years ago under these words in the journal “Multihull International” appeared the first information about hydrofoil system developed in Latvia and about the very first trimaran Catri26 was built. Now, one and a half year after the commencement of work in the new shipyard, the first CATRI model who really “designed to fly” launched[…]
Catri 25 is designed as an ultimate speed Category C cruising & racing micro-trimaran. Speed advantages are provided by the hydrofoils that increases dynamic lift up to 100% of the total weight. Sailing experience gained from previous CATRI models (Catri 23, 4 boats and Catri 24, 6 boats) has allowed the new series to eliminate[…]