DH550 Hull #1 "Wild Vanilla"
Exocetus Marine designs and manufactures plywood kits and components for the Dudley Dix range of catamarans.
April 2019. Kel in Melbourne is well on with the bridgedeck. The Making of Marram
February 2019. Seatribe launch their DH550. I travelled to Durban to add support. There followed a week of sea trials with excellent performance. Seatribe Launch
October 2017. Kel in Melbourne has turned his second hull, congratulations mate. They are both the same shape and point in the same direction, time for the bridgedeck.
June 2017. JJ Provoyeur, builder and owner of Friends Forever, was kind enough to allow us to visit him on his catamaran
in Saint Tropez. Friends Forever has sailed over 10000 miles and crossed the Atlantic twice since March this year. The vessel
has performed very well.
May 2017. The Sea-Tribe kit has arrived in South Africa. Exocetus travelled to Durban to help with the start of the build.
March 2017. We have been commissioned to develop a hybrid diesel/electric drive system for a DH550.
March 2017. Kel in Melbourne has turned his first hull, congratulations mate.
January 2017. The Dix 430 kit design is at an advanced stage and kits will be available soon.
December 2016. We can now offer a sail drive option for all designs.
October 2016. Our client in Germany turns both his DH550 hulls.
July 2016. Commencing January 2017 we can build a Dix 470 or DH 550 to order. Enquiries welcome.
July 2016. Detailed design of the Dix 430 started.
July 2016. Dix 470 Bridgedeck construction moves forward with installation of second halve of base, bulkheads, beams and saloon roof.
June 2016. Exocetus commence CE cetification process for the Dix 470 and DH550.