New to the market in 2016, the 425 is large enough for extended cruising yet easily handled by two people. The 425 incorporates all of Catalina’s hallmark features: a functional and spacious cockpit, a comfortable and carefully detailed interior, and a strong and reliable build quality.
The revolutionary cockpit includes lengthy 6’6” seats and a starboard cockpit seat which converts to a double berth or deck lounge. The seats are extended to an 18” depth for additional comfort and protection from the weather. The deck features twin helms on performance pedestals with pre-stretched cables, and angle foot braces for the helmsman. […]
The spacious feel is continued below deck, with 6’-8’ head room in most areas. Six large fixed ports recessed into the hull provide lots of light and visibility, which is complemented by direct and indirect LED lighting. The central gull wing hatches provide excellent ventilation. The saloon is a truly usable living space, with a […]
Engine/ Mechanical and Electrical
The 425 is designed for easy maintenance. A central accessible mechanical space provides excellent access to the primary engine, generator, water heater and air conditioners. Access is provided both under the companionway steps and through the port side aft cabin, which simplifies maintenance and inspections necessary for systems reliability. […]
Build Quality Features
The 425’s extensive safety features are numerous. The watertight StrikeZone™ collision bulkhead is a below water impact absorbing chamber with a watertight collision bulkhead. The DeepDefense™ rudder system creates failsafe steering and the rudder has a molded –in leading edge to avoid the need for a vulnerable seam on the foil’s vertical centerline. The T-Beam […]