Michael Katz has a new love. Ahava,
which means love, is Michael’s new WylieCat 48. And the catboat in its elegant simplicity is easy
Ahava’s 70-foot unstayed carbon mast
is truly elegant. But for the sailmaker, the design of the sail is anything but simple. It
requires an acute understanding of the catboat’s special characteristics and a sensitivity to the behavior
of a free-standing mast. This is Michael’s third catboat and each has been powered by a carefully
designed and meticulously crafted Pineapple sail.
Pineapple Sails’ specialty is special sails
for special boats.
Boats just like your boat. Give us a
here to view a short photo essay the construction and use of this sail.