This sailboat is ideal for traveling around the world. Nicknamed the 4×4 of the seas, this Ovni 445 in its 2-cabin version is dedicated to taking to the open sea. Its ballasted centerboard is a real asset, especially for sailing in Polynesia, to reduce the draft and make several places accessible. All in aluminum, it is a very safe and seaworthy boat.
Makani II was designed by the Alubat shipyard and has been maintained in very good condition. Equipped for the long journey, she is perfectly autonomous in energy, at anchor as well as at sea, thanks to the solar panels, the wind generator and the alternator. This sailboat is also autonomous in fresh water production. The design of the boat allows for 2 cabins, a technical room and a very practical sail locker for storage.
Here is a list of useful features:
- Complete set of sails (main sail, genoa, spinnaker, gennaker, staysail) (2017)
- Self steering windvane system Hydrovane (2017)
- Garmin Worldwide GPS MAP (2017)
- Furuno GP 39 GPS (2022)
- 60L/h Watermaker + 40L water tank
- 4 solar panels (400W – 2017) + 1 wind generator
- 1 main anchor (25kg) and 2 secondary anchors (20kg) – electric windlass
- 1 rigid bottom dinghy with 8hp engine.
The exterior layout offers comfort, as do the two double cabins, one forward and one aft, both equiped with slatted beds. The kitchen is located on the right side of the companionway. A large salon can accommodate up to 6 people inside. The bathroom allows the toilet to be separated from the shower. The general condition of the interior, and especially the wood, is in very good condition. The boat has been designed to have several practical storage spaces.
This boat is perfect to sail in French Polynesia as well as to cross the oceans, she is autonomous and maintained in great condition. She is waiting for you to sail towards the horizon !