Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Catamaran (no boards/asym.)
Rigging Type: Frac. Sloop (Rotating Spar)
LOA: 5.05 m
S.A. (reported): 20.25 m²
Beam: 2.41 m
Displacement: 145 kg
Max Draft: 0.25 m
Construction: FG
First Built: 1969
# Built: 135000
Builder: Coast Catamaran Corp. /Coleman Industries
Designer: Hobie Alter

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 74.63

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Sailboat Links

Designers: Hobie Alter
Builders: Hobie Cat
Dealers: East Coast Sailboats
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The HOBIE CAT 16 is the most popular sailing catamaran ever built. Still in production. (2015)