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2009 Catana 42 OWNERS VERSION

Fort Lauderdale, Florida


Price Reduced!

The Catana 42 Palooza is an amazing opportunity to get a later model performance catamaran at an an attractive price point.  

Palooza has three cabins, dual helm, dagger boards for performance and shallow water sailing,
extensive upgrades and spares. The two furling headsails are great for different wind conditions. Sturdy dinghy davits with an electric winch make raising/lowering easy.

She features two newer Volvo 40HP Engines with low hours (1000 hours) which were replaced in 2018, Battleborn Lithium (Lifepo) Batteries (6 100AH GC2) (2021), and fresh bottom paint (6/2021) along with an assortment of other upgrades.



McNally Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by TMC.

Basic Boat Info

Tax Status: Paid
Boat Name: Palooza
Make: Catana
Year: 2009
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Construction: Composite
Boat Hull ID: CAT41005J809
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 41 ft / 12.50 m
Length Overall: 41 ft / 12.50 m
Beam: 23 ft / 7.01 m

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Volvo
  • Drive Type: SailDrive
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 40hp
  • Propeller Type: Folding
  • Engine Hours: 830
  • Engine Location: Starboard
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Volvo
  • Drive Type: SailDrive
  • Engine Power: 830hp
  • Propeller Type: Folding
  • Engine Location: Port
Total Engine Power: 870hp


Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Sail
Boat Class: Catamaran, Multi-Hulls


Length : 41’

Beam : 23'

Displacement : 24,000 lbs

Draft, boards up : 2’7”

Draft, boards down : 8’8’’

Mast clearance : 63’11’’

Mast length : 57’4”

Inboard engines : 2 x 40 hp Volvo Saildrive with Folding Propellers (830 hours)

Generator: Paguro Diesel 2.2Kw (90 hours)

Fresh water capacity : 177 gallons

Fuel capacity : 106 gallons

Black water capacity : 29 US Gal

Vinylester vacuum bagged sandwich construction, TWARON® Impact Aramid Process



  • New Volvo 40hp engines (only 770 hours on them, D2-40)
  • Sail drives and folding propellers
  • Sails (main, jib, genoa and genaker)
  • Paguro 2.2 KW generator (90 hours)
  • New solar panels on adjustable davits (1KW total onboard)
  • Garmin electronics package
  • AIS, new electric winch
  • West Marine 310 hypalon dinghy
  • Running and standing rigging
  • Rocna and Fortress anchors
  • Stereo/speakers
  • Television and movie computer (both 12 volt)
  • Large bow shade (bulletproof)
  • Trampoline (very strong and does not sag)
  • Mainsail lazy-bag and lazy-jacks
  • All lights replaced with LED
  • USB ports in cockpit and cabins
  • Custom folding salon table
  • Hull osmosis treatment (sanded until gel coat, epoxy base coat)


  • Bottom paint June 2021 (Petit Trinidad)
  • Battleborn Lithium (LiFePO) Batteries (6 100AH GC2)
  • Isotherm refrigerator
  • 2022 Yamaha two stroke 15 Hp outboard (only 80 lbs compared to the 125 lb four strokes)
  • 2 KW 110 volt inverter
  • Outdoor propane grill plumbed to the house propane system
  • Rudder bearings
  • All through hulls serviced and some replaced
  • Liferaft repacked and certified
  • New head pump
  • Custom wind scoops for the hatches

Additional Inclusions:

  • Separate freezer with keel cooler
  • 12 GPH water maker
  • Hot water heater
  • Three burner stove with oven,
  • Two composite propane tanks
  • Roll down cockpit shades.
  • Manuals for everything onboard
Sails and Rigging

Square head, tri-radial, full batten, Fibercon-Dyneema Jib on furling system, dacron

Genoa on furling system, dacron Tri-radial asymmetric gennaker with sock system Bowsprit

Running rigging in Dyneema

Spinnaker hardware

All gear with ball bearing blocks

Mainsail automatic reefing system from the cockpit on electric central winch

Helm and Steering

2 stainless steel steering wheels with brake and leather covers

WHITLOCK mechanical transmission system (bulletproof)

Emergency tiller


GPSmap GARMIN 7412xsv touchscreen multifunction display (chart plotter/wind/radar) with laptop connection.

Radar GARMIN xHD 4KW 48mile.

GARMIN GHS10i VHF radio.

AIS Transponder AIT1000.

3 x Multifunction Display GARMIN GNX120 7”

Autopilot Raymarine hydraulic system

Radio DVD/CD/MP3/Bluetooth Furion player with 3 separate zones: 2 BOSE speakers inside, 2 outside, 2 front area.

12v SSD Computer with 24” screen for movies, etc.


1700 W Windlass with remote control

ROCNA 25 kg anchor (2017), 200 feet galvanized chain Ø 10 mm (new 2018), bridle with chafe protection

Spare anchor: Fortress 37 (2017), 135 feet galvanized chain    

Starboard Hull

1 aft double cabin with double blackout curtains

Independent beds with slatted base and mattress in high density foam

Large forward shower room with washbasin, shower, marine toilet with 1 x 55 L holding tank

Port Hull

2 double cabins with double blackout curtains and a mosquito screen

Independent beds with slatted base and mattress in high density foam

Shower room with washbasin, shower, marine toilet with 1 x 55 L holding tank


Aquabase 12v watermaker 50 L/h (New membranes 2018)

Plumbing for drinkable water in rigid tubing

Pressurized freshwater pumps with accumulator

Pressurized sea water in front hatch and galley

Fresh water mixer tap with ceramic seals in each bathroom and in the galley

Mixer tap with ceramic seals for fresh water hot and cold

1 Water heater of 55 L on AC current and engines exchangers

2 Manuals heads

2 Gas 16 Kg bottles in fiberglass with security regulator

Deck wash with pressurized sea water / fresh water. Hose can reach entire boat.

Swim platform shower with pressurized cold and hot fresh water


Three fresh water pumps

Salt water pump

Head pumps and rebuild ki

Shower grey water pump and rebuild kit

Water maker membranes

Water filters

Extensive spare parts for the two Volvo engines and sail drives (impellers, water pump seals/bearings, belts, fuel filters,etc)

Hatch and solar struts

Diesel and water jugs

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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