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Boat Directory: Hobie 16
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SPECIFICATIONS:
PHRF:
 not rated for PHRF
PORTSMOUTH:  D-PN 76.0
Source:
US Sailing

ISAF Status           International
Year of status      2 ####change
Type                      Multihull
No. of Crew          2
Designer              Hobie Alter
National Origins   USA
Year Designed    1969
Number of Trapeze Twin
Hull Length          5.05 m
Beam Length       2.41 m
Draught Length   0.203 m
Mainsail Area       13.77 m2
Headsail Area      5.12 m2
Spinnaker Area   None
Sail Area (Upwind) 20.25 m2
Boat Weight        145.28 kg

SOURCE:
Int'l Hobie 16 Class Association
Links to more photos:
Sailing Texas Photo Gallery
Links to How to Fix articles:
Hobiecat.com -
Installing a mast float (Baby Bob)
Hobie 14-16 Trampoline Lace
Instruction
Rudders - Cams / Rake / Alignment
Hull leak detection
Keel shape templates (Hobie 14,16
and 18)
Fiberglass Foam Sandwich -
De-lamination Fix Suggestion
Luff track removal/installation (Adobe
Acrobat pdf 585KB)
CompTip Installation Instructions (pdf
58 KB)
Rudder Drilling Template and
Instructions
Rudder Drilling Template and
Instructions Acrobat (pdf 58KB)
Correcting Plastic Rudder Hum

Hobiecat.com Community Forums -
Hobie 16 Mast/Comptip full of water
Help with hobie 16 mast base repair
Hobie 16 mast large dent need help
Hobie 14 mast step on Hobie 16

On the wire -
Raking the Mast on a Hobie 16
What's All This About Weather Helm?
What's All This About Weather Helm?
Part 2, The How-To Guide   
Raking Rudders - Correcting Helm on
a Hobie 16
Towards the "No Slop" Rudder
Making Your Own "Tramp Tightener"
Repairing Hull Bottoms
Rebuilding the Hobie Rudder Cam
Assembly

Discoverysailing.org - Restoring Worn
Rudder Castings by Kim Miller

thebeachcats.com -
Replacing Hobie 16 Mast Step
H16 Truck Rack
Installing Hobie Bob
Catamaran Tramp Tents
Hobie 16 Trap Seats

Links to How to Fix videos:
UKHalsey - How to Center your Rig
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