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Hunter aquatic is a U.S.-based boat builder, now known as Marlow-Hunter, LLC, possessed by Mr. David E. Marlow. The business in addition creates the Mainship powerboat brand. Mr. Marlow has and manufactures the prestigious Marlow Yachts brand name consisting of high-quality world cruising long-range energy cruisers in 37 to 110 foot range in Asia.


Within the 1800s Henry Luhrs, a German immigrant, outfitted trading vessels and owned a chandlery. His grandson, Henry, continued the family heritage on nj shore, building and restoring leisure and fishing boats for sale. Because of the very early 1960s Henry along with his sons, John and Warren, were building over a lot of powerboats annually. Hunter was were only available in 1973 in Alachua, Florida, due to the fact sailboat producer. Hunter had been offered in August 2012 to Mr. David E. Marlow, builder of Marlow Yachts.

The early Hunter boats, created by John E. Cherubini, focused the value-priced market and created a track record of good high quality and value. Marlow-Hunter makes use of the style service of Glenn Henderson and its particular in-house staff. Hunter accounts for a few market innovations, including their trademark stainless steel cockpit arch and their particular use of the B & R rig. Hunter in addition began the building of sailboats whose hulls make use of bow hollow and stern reflex, marine structure design elements that maximize thrust under sail.

Most readily useful sales many years had been in middle 2000's with more than 2, 000 sailboats built each year when you look at the Ct., Fl., and England flowers. Today consolidated to one modern 150, 000 square feet plant located on a 35-acre playground like university in Alachua, Florida, nearby the fertile research facilities associated with University of Florida.

Hunter Marine today[edit]

Marlow-Hunter builds and sells through 20 dealers/distributors global a limited wide range of boats each year to have high quality amount and technology far beyond the previous quality level. The Marlow-Hunter factory produces about 50 boats yearly of its trailerable and cruising sailboats. Additionally one of them total is the Downeaster styled and newly developed Marlow Mainship Pilot Series.

Since purchasing the majority of previous assets including production facilities associated with significant brands comprising Hunter Marine and Mainship powerboats; Marlow Acquisitions features embarked on a committed and self financed redevelopment associated with the entire companies including four brand new industry award winning Marlow Mainship Cruisers and four brand new, innovative and large technology performance sailing yachts. By 2017 design 12 months all Marlow Hunter and Marlow Mainships will feature brand new tooling, and design to make best use of a three-year design, develop, test to destruction development system employing technology, design and develop techniques perfected at Marlow's leading and environmental factories global. Marlow Hunter and Marlow Mainship don't have any curiosity about large amount cheaply made worth products, preferring the search for the sectors highest criteria like the Marlow Yachts. However, with not as much as 60 employees, down from 450 into the mid-2000s, will this tatic for the finest quality during the greatest price bring the brand name right back or even allow it to survive.

When it comes to 2016 Model Year, Marlow-Hunter develops a selection of 8 manufacturing designs, with two limited releases:

Hunter Model Year 2016 Item Range
15 Trailerable
18 Trailerable
22 Trailerable
31 Aft Cockpit
33 Aft Seat
37 Aft Seat
40 Aft Cockpit

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