The Hobie 16 Catamaran

The Hobie 16 revolutionized multihull sailing. The Hobie 16 was unleashed on the Southern California beach scene in 1970 and sailing was instantly transformed.

Standard Features

  • Double Trapeze System
  • SSI Main Traveler
  • Standard Blocks
  • Aluminium Tiller Extension
  • White Trampoline
  • Lexan Rudder Blades
  • TCM connection kit
  • Integrated rail in front and rear crossbars
  • Mast floating device
  • Colored main sail Horizontal cut
  • Batten special end caps
  • Boom
  • Anti-Skid Neoprene
  • White Reinforced Polyester Asymmetric Hulls

Specifications

  • Crew: 2-3
  • Length: 5.11 m / 16′ 9″
  • Beam: 2.41 m / 7′ 11″
  • Capacity: 240 kg / 529 lbs
  • Weight: 145 kg / 319.7 lbs
  • Mast Height: 7.92 m / 26′
  • Mainsail Area: 13.77 m² / 148.2 ft²
  • Jib Sail Area: 5.12 m² / 55.1 ft²
  • Spinnaker Sail Area (Optional): 17.5 m² / 188.3 ft²
  • Hull Construction: Sandwich Polyester
  • EC Homologation: Category C