Highlight features for MAHALO incorporates a Comprehensive catalog encompassing design, function, layout, performance, reliability and safety. MAHALO’s floorplan is Welcoming and Comfortable, boasting volumes of space and natural light typically seen in larger yachts.
The main deck is Open from the aft deck through the salon and galley forward to the pilothouse helm area with generous headroom. Design Elements combine tasteful and durable custom carpets, fabrics, furnishings and décor throughout, with richly finished high gloss Cherry and holly flooring in the pilothouse, lower companionway, VIP, port and crew cabins. Complementing the luxurious interior is stunning satin finished Makore Cherry cabinetry, doors and wall panels, Granite counters and floors in the Galley, Marble in the Master and Guest Heads along with matching hardware for light fixtures, doors, cabinets and drawers.
Appliances aboard MAHALO were shipyard installed maximizing use of space in all areas. In the galley is an upright GE Monogram refrigerator with 2-freezer drawers and integral icemaker, GE 4-burner Induction cooktop, GE oven, Sharp convection microwave, Bosch cooktop range exhaust hood and an Insinkerator garbage disposal. Above on the fly bridge is a U-line undercounter refrigerator with an ice maker. In the lazarette area is a Sea Freeze custom freezer. The laundry is GE brand washer and dryer.
Well-appointed Accommodations include a full beam, king bed Master Stateroom with ensuite head, double sink vanity and shower, VIP cabin forward, port Guest cabin with side-by-side twin beds that convert to a double, an adjacent shared head and shower, a day head with vanity is located on the aft deck, an abundance of hanging lockers, drawers and storage compartments in all accommodation areas with the laundry forward.
You will be impressed with 6’ 8” headroom in the Engine room between the engines with ample room forward and outboard for accessibility to critical systems. The Reliable and efficient Caterpillar 12.9L Marine Diesel 1000 hp Main Engines with underwater exhaust and only 445 hours Managed by a 4-station Twin Disc electronic engine control system which includes 2-aft deck wing stations, are the heart of Performance offering high torque and low rated RPM providing excellent vessel control. Balancing the Robust drivetrain are Twin Disc gearboxes, Seatorque Shaft System with 3” AQUATECH HS #22 stainless steel propeller shafts, ZF D40” x P34.5” 5-blade propellers, QuicKutter™ Rope Cutters, stainless steel spade rudders and Sea Star steering.
A central hydraulic system powers the ABT stabilizer fins, Maxwell 3500 dual gypsy anchoring system and the ABT 25 hp each hydraulic bow and stern thrusters.
Exterior spaces on the main deck extend forward from the aft deck along deep, wide and covered side decks to the Portuguese bridge and foredeck seating. At the Bow Area resides a Maxwell 3500 dual gypsy hydraulic anchoring system with a 50 kg polished stainless steel anchor, swivel and 300’ of chain, an 80 kg ULTRA polished stainless steel anchor, swivel and 500’ chain, adjacent anchor launch & retrieve foot pedal controls, separate chain lockers w/ easy access, a storage bin to port, washdowns and deck drains are positioned starboard to aid in cleanup.
Access to the Fly Bridge is either via aft deck molded stairs or by ascending the port side interior stairs in the Pilothouse. On the Fly Bridge deck forward and centerline is the helm area with Garmin electronics, a CAT engine display, 2-adjustable Pompanette Platinum Series helm chairs, and a molded in port side lounge with custom cushions.
The Centerpiece on the fly bridge is a large Corian hi-lo table for dining and entertainment, molded L-lounge with custom cushions, and an outdoor galley with Corian counter, sink and faucet, 30” DCS Propane Grill, refrigerator and ice maker. The Expansive fly bridge is protected from the grill area forward to the helm by the glare-resistant Hardtop. For accessing the topside, the shipyard included a custom folding stainless steel ladder that stows conveniently when not in use. Mounted on top are the antennas for GPS, VHF, Simrad HS60 GPS compass antenna, cell phone and WiFi, running/anchor light mast, Garmin gWind wind transducer, factory built custom array mast for the dual Garmin Radar and KVH HD7 Satellite TV System Dome plus spare dome.
Aft of the outdoor galley, the Boat Deck section is a self-draining non-skid FRP deck area measuring 17’ fore to aft and 15’ 9” across presenting a fabulous multi-use area with plentiful space.
Port and starboard stainless steel 2” Oval Railing with a welded mid-rail extend from the sides of the fore brow where an FRP non-skid walkway allows for cleaning the outer sides of the upper deck. The railings are joined aft by dual vinyl coated lifelines.
The 13’ Walker Bay Generation 400 DLX Tender w/ 50 hp Yamaha outboard and outfitted with a Garmin GPSMAP XS chart plotter is mounted fore and aft with launch options either to starboard or aft with the full extension, power rotation Steelhead 1750-pound capacity davit.
Fully integrated Electrical System with Northern Lights 16 kW w/ Auto start, 25 kW 120/240V/60 Hz Marine Diesel Generators, Magnum 4 kW inverter/charger & remote panel for ship’s service, Mastervolt 12V battery charger to generators, Mastervolt 24V battery charger to engines, Newmar 24VDC to 12VDC converter, LED 24V Lighting, ACME Electric Corporation transformer, 12 AGM House Batteries, Midship Starboard Dual Marinco 50A/125/250V and Single 30A/125V Shore Power connections and Aft Port and Starboard Glendinning Cablemaster CM7 motorized storage system with retraction and extension of the 50A/125/250V shore power cords. The 120V / 240V AC and Inverter breaker panel access in the lazarette area, and the 24V/12V DC breaker panel to starboard in the pilothouse are well labeled and back lit.
NMEA 2000 Certified manufacturer Garmin Electronics Suite components are installed at both the Fly Bridge and Lower Helm including Garmin 8617 GPSMAP MFD Touch-screen color displays with BlueChart preloaded maps. A Maretron Vessel Monitoring System supplies critical data to a 17” computer monitor at the pilothouse helm while a separate monitor is connected to the AXIS camera system with cameras located in the engine room (2), Aft Deck (2), side decks (1 each side), and beneath the fly bridge hardtop (1).
The Comfort climate control throughout the accommodations, main deck, lazarette and engine room is Dometic’s multi-zone chilled water air conditioning w/reverse cycle heat system. An Olympia Hydronic Diesel Furnace system with multi-zone controls is plumbed throughout the accommodations, main deck and lazarette. Thermostatically controlled King electric heaters are in the Master (1) and VIP (1) staterooms.
A Blue Water 900 gallon per day Desalinization water making system is installed with a remote-control panel located at the galley.
RECENT MAINTENANCE NOTES
• MAHALO was bottom painted, Propspeed on the props & running gear completed January 2020.
• All bottom zincs replaced March 2022(bottom cleaned every 1- 2 months, zincs regularly replaced).
• Props were removed and tuned summer of 2019.
• Hull and topsides waxed yearly.