Yachts (Motor): Larger marine vessels for sea voyages. Includes cruising yachts, luxury yachts, super yachts and mega yachts. Theseyachts will be equipped withberths,heads and a galley for accommodating passengers and sometimes crew.

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Yachts (Motor) Sub Categories:
Cruising Yachts (<50') | Luxury Yachts


Functional Description:

Cruising yachts and luxury yachts are large marine power craft that have full accommodations for passengers.  On larger luxury yachts there will also be accommodations for a crew.  These yachts will have berths, heads, and a galley.  Yachts will have gasoline (petrol) or diesel inboard engines for propulsion.  They will also have on board generators to provide electricity while at sea.

Cruising yachts are generally 30 to 50 feet (9 to 15 metres) in length.  Luxury yachts lengths are divided into three categories; luxury yacht, super yacht and mega yacht.  A luxury yacht is 50 to 100 feet (9 to 30 metres) in length.  Super yachts are from 100 to 150 feet (30 to 45 metres) in length and a mega yacht is over 150 feet (45 meters) in length.

Luxury motor yachts will have many amenities on board.  These may include large yacht tenders, helicopters, jetski boats, etc.  Super yachts and mega yachts will often have a swimming pool onboard.

Yachts can be manufactured from aluminium (aluminum), steel or composite materials such as fibreglass, kevlar, dynel and carbon fiber

English Terminology: cruising yacht, luxury motor yachts, super yacht, mega yacht, inboard engine, engines, wood, aluminium, aluminum, steel, fibreglass, fiberglass, fibre glass, fiber, gel coat, composite materials, kevlar, dynel, carbon fiber

French Terminology: yacht de croisière, des yachts de luxe, super yacht, yacht méga, moteur in-bord, moteurs, bois, aluminium, aluminium, acier, fibre de verre, fibre de verre, fibre de verre, fibre, gel coat, les matériaux composites, kevlar, dynel, fibre de carbone

German Terminology: Fahrtenyacht, Luxusyachten, Superyachten, Megayachten, Innenbordmotor, Motoren, Holz, Aluminium, Aluminium, Stahl, Fiberglas, Fiberglas, Fiberglas-, Faser-, Gel-Mantel, Verbundwerkstoffe, Kevlar, Dynel, Kohlefaser

Spanish Terminology: crucero en yate, yates de lujo, los super yates, megayates, motor interior, motores, madera, aluminio, aluminio, acero, fibra de vidrio, fibra de vidrio, fibra de vidrio, fibra, gel coat, materiales compuestos, kevlar, dynel, fibra de carbono