Hobie 33

1982 — 1987
Designer
Hobie Alter
Builder
Hobie Cat
Association
Hobie 33 Class
# Built
187
Hull
Monohull
Keel
Lifting
Rudder
?
Construction
FG w/klegecell core

Dimensions

Length Overall
33 0 / 10.1 m
Waterline Length
30 6 / 9.3 m
Beam
8 0 / 2.4 m
Draft
1 10 / 0.6 m 5 6 / 1.7 m
Displacement
4,000 lb / 1,814 kg
Ballast
1,900 lb / 862 kg (Lead)
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Rig and Sails

Type
Sloop
Reported Sail Area
428′² / 39.8 m²
Total Sail Area
429′² / 39.9 m²
Mainsail
Sail Area
220′² / 20.4 m²
P
35 1 / 10.7 m
E
12 6 / 3.8 m
Mast Height
41 0 / 12.5 m
Foresail
Sail Area
210′² / 19.5 m²
I
33 9 / 10.3 m
J
12 4 / 3.8 m
Forestay Length
36 0 / 11 m
Spinnaker
SPL/TPS
13 1 / 4 m
ISP
36 3 / 11.1 m

Auxilary Power

Make
?
Model
?
HP
?
Fuel Type
?
Fuel Capacity
?

Accomodations

Water Capacity
?
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?
Cabins
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
7.4 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
27.18
high performance
Ballast/Displacement
47.5
stiffer, more powerful
Displacement/Length
62.94
Ultralight
Comfort Ratio
12.32
lightweight racing boat
Capsize Screening
2.02
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes

The HOBIE 33 was available with a drop or fixed keel. Designed to be towed on a US street legal trailer.

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