1978 Hobie Cat 16 $ 650.00


We have a 1978 Hobie 16 available for viewing and purchase at the Ship Store! Trailer not included; This boat does happen to come with TWO mainsails in addition to the jib sail.

The Hobie 16 provides high-performance sailing as a sporty thrill machine that has introduced a myriad of sailors to evolving apparent-wind angles and multi-hull fun! 


MakeHobie Cat
Model Year1978
Price650.00 USD
ClassRacers, Catamaran
Hull MaterialFiberglass
YachtWorld ID3573100
LocationGilford, NH
Designer NameHobie Alter


Length16.7 ft
Length Overall16.58 ft
Beam7.92 ft
Max Draft0.83 ft
Dry Weight320 lb
Displacement320 lb
Sail Area

Working Sail Area : 218.00 sq ft

Manufacturer Provided Description

The Hobie 16 catamaran is far and away the world's most popular multihull. It's easy to sail, loaded for bear and able to satisfy even the most demanding sailors. Over 100,000 sailors, racers and fun seekers alike, have enjoyed the excitement of sailing in the largest, most competitive catamaran class in the world. The 16 is so popular because it uses the simplicity of the 14 and combines it with the performance features of a much larger catamaran. That means power and performance enough to challenge veterans. And fun enough to turn on a novice to the excitement of sailing.


The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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