Antaris X

Frequently asked questions

On this page you will find answers to the most frequently asked questions.

Can I store my sloop with you in the winter?

Yes, we offer winter storage and maintenance from Woudsend, Friesland. Please contact us to ask for the conditions. Or visit our Winter storage and maintenance page for more information.

What are your opening hours?

We are open for visits Monday to Saturday from 9.00 to 17.00.

How can I book a trial run?

For a trial run, simply make an appointment with one of our sales representatives at: +31 514 596 270 or We look forward to seeing you for a trial run in Woudsend, you are more than welcome!

What are the differences between a diesel engine and electric sailing?

Both have their advantages. Diesel is available everywhere, cheaper to buy and you can sail without limit. Electric sailing is more environmentally friendly, quieter and low maintenance. More information about electric sailing can be found here: Electric sailing.

Do you offer any used sloops?

Yes we do, you can view all our used sloops on our site:

When do I need a boating licence?

“The boating licence is compulsory for: recreational crafts between 15 and 25 metres in length and motor boats shorter than 15 metres that can go faster than 20 kilometres per hour through the water.” –

Where can I buy separate parts for my Antaris?

In our web shop, you will find all the necessities and products for your Antaris, specially made for your Antaris:

News and blogs

  • Aquatec Industries: interview with Klaas Schiphof
    Aquatec Industries; het bedrijf achter de grote watersportmerken Antaris, Maril en Makma. Leverancier Klium heeft een stuk geschreven aan de hand van een interview met onze directeur Klaas Schiphof. Lees het volledige interview op de website van Klium, Toolbox.
  • End of year show in Woudsend
    You are welcome to view and experience our beautiful sloops and cruisers. A snack and drink will be waiting for you. We look forward to seeing you on: Tuesday, December 27, Wednesday, December 28, Thursday, December 29 and Friday, December 30. We will be open from 10 am to 4 pm.
  • New winter storage hangar Aquatec
    Since May 2021 a lot of things are happening next to our current premises in Woudsend. A new winter storage hangar is being built. Thanks to this winter storage hangar, Aquatec will be able to carry out winter storage, new sloops and service & maintenance at one location in Woudsend next year.