Sometimes you need more living space than the average 100-foot monohull can provide. That’s when you turn to a boat like this Van Peteghem – Lauriot Prevost (VPLP) designed supercat. It’s being offered by Lagoon Custom, which is the high-end arm of the French production catamaran builder that conveniently shares its premises with luxury monohull builder CNB. With an overall length of just over 100 feet, an air draft of 120 feet and a beam of 42 feet, this VPLP behemoth is not the kind of boat you want to see bearing down on you in a narrow channel. There are sumptuous accommodations for 14 guests and slightly less luxurious quarters for the four permanent crew it will take to tend this giant cat.
Getting More Use From Kedge Anchors
If you are cruising, you need at least two anchors on board for the simple reason that you must have a backup. Imagine having to slip your anchor on a stormy night with other boats dragging down on yours, or having your rope rode severed by some unseen underwater obstacle, ...read more