Axcell 650

Boat Tests


Builder: Axcell Yachts

Model: Axcell 650

Model Year: 2012

Boat Type: Catamaran

Cabins 1 master, 2 guest

LOA: 60'0"

Beam: 20'8"

Draft: 3'10"

Weight: 61,000 lbs. (half load)

Standard Power: 2/715-mhp CAT C12 ACERTs

Optional Power: FLIR thermal-imaging system; 16-foot Nautica RIB w/ 90-hp Evinrude E-TEC outboard; Kenyon cockpit grill w/ sink

Fuel Capacity: 650 gal.

Water Capacity: 120 gal.

Layout Diagram

Axcell 650 layout diagramIllustration by Steve Karp


ZF electronic steering and controls
Stidd helm seats
Lewmar bow and stern thrusters and windlass
2/Raymarine E120 displays w/ GPS plotter and radar
Ray218 VHF
Clarion marine stereo
Imtra LED lighting
Corian countertops
GE Profile microwave oven, cooktop, residential-size refrigerator, and trash compactor
Brew Express coffee maker
Splendide washer/dryer
15kW Westerbeke genset
9/Northstar AGM batteries (4 start, 4 house, 1 genset)
20-amp ProMariner ProTech 2420i battery charger
4,000-watt Magnum Energy inverter
Dometic MSDs
Vetus sea strainers
Stat-W aerosol-generator-type fire-extinguishing system

This article originally appeared in the March 2012 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.