Catamaran is a kind of multihull or ship that is formed by two hulls that can be sailed or engine-powered. This transportation was used by Paravas, which was a community of the south East Asia area. The model is recently in use by sports and leisure, overall when the use of the two multihulls becomes more popular because it has been discovered that the boat gained stability and huge capacity.
The multihull component terms are different than the ones that are used in regular boats. There are three terms that are used: aka, vaka and ama and all this terms are popular in the Malay and Micronesian areas.
The navigation with almost all the multihull is pretty similar but the catamaran has some special issues such as:
The catamaran has different uses, such as:
Large catamarans are pretty good for long trips and also make good cruising.
Some of the issues that the catamarans may present when on board can be: