Ship Motion Group supplies retractable shaft lines for new Wally 145.
Italian multinational Persico Marine, well known for building custom sailing yachts for the worlds most renowned racingteams and private owners, is currently working on the new Wally 145. Ship Motion Group is happy to announce they will be responsible for the delivery and installation of two retractable shaft lines for this brand new 44 metre mega cruiser. During the last years Ship Motion Design focused on the development of the absolute top in retractable propulsion systems and made this state-of-the-art product achievable as a standard product. Retracting the propulsion system will result in a total drag reduction from 4.6 to 10.2%, depending on sailing conditions and based on a single engine vessel. This drag reduction ensures a significant higher speed and increase of sailing performance.