This is a fun, fast boat, designed by well known and respected multihull designer Dick Newick.
1978 Factory built hull #28
New moon amas, all glass hulls, aluminum crossbeams and corner castings
4 extra corner castings included
5/32" wire waterstays
Hobie 18 mast with one set of of diamonds. Hobie 18 boom
All running rigging, halyards and sheets are spectra or vectran.
4 ft centerboard
Main -Hobie 18. In decent shape, purple and red, halyard lock with Aussie ring halyard shackle, 3:1 downhaul. For racing one might want to replace the sail. For day sailing it's fine.
Jib Custom designed Doyle dacron with window and one reefing point, hanks on the forestay and is hoisted by 3:1 halyard (to reduce mast compression) and 4:1 jib down haul. The jib is non overlappin with 4 full battens, trims to Harken blocks on the forward crossbeam and sheets lead to cam cleats on the aft wall of the cockpit for easy singlehanding.
Spinnaker: Neil Pryd adsymmetric, tacks to a harken block on the bow.
Rudder bracket build with G10 plates instead of aluminum. 2:1 rudder uphaul via Ronstan camcleats at the end of the tiller.
Carbon 7 ft tiller with / ft carbon tiller extension
Motor mount. No motor included
Boat photos were taken right after the last time we painted the hulls. They could use another coat of paint and a bit of epoxy touch up on a few cracks on the port ama.