Yachtfinders Windseakers
2330 Shelter Island Drive Suite 207
San Diego, California, US, 92106
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1983 Hobie 33

location icon San Diego, California
Year 1983
Length 33 ft

33' Hobie 33 '83 "Mayhem"

Highly modified for offshore racing Hobie 33. Open transom, reinforced bulkheads, and much more. Ready for Pacific Cup or next Transpac.


Year Built 1983
Category Sail
Length Overall 33 ft
Length Of Deck 33 ft
Beam 8'2 ft
Cabin Headroom 4'6 ft
Construction Fiberglass
Hull ID CCM1302M83A
Min Draft 5'6 ft
Drive Type Sail
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 8 hp
Ballast 1,900 lb
Displacement 4,000 lb

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Yamaha
Model: 4 stroke
Drive Type: SailDrive
Fuel: Unleaded
Engine Power: 8hp
Type: Outboard
Propeller Type: 2 Blade

All seller’s personal effects on board are excluded from the sale of this vessel.


(2) fire extinguishers

Horn and whistle



Horseshoe and throw rope

Engine and Mechanical

CO2 fire extinguisher

(1) manual and (1) electric bilge pump

Tiller steering


Sails and Rigging

Manual boom vang

Wire standing rigging

Manual backstay adjuster

Aluminum deck-stepped mast

Mainsheet traveler

Reaching strut

(2) spinnaker poles

Roller furling on headsail

Upgraded Harken self-tailing winches

Dacron delivery main

3DI North carbon big roach main (2018)

3DI #3 North carbon jib (2019)

Code Zero top Fuhrler (2019)

North A4 (brand new)

(2) other symmetrical kites

Melges 24 asymmetrical (2015)

Willis #3 Carbon jib (2016)

North Dacron #4 (2016)

Carbon staysail

Storm trysail

Storm jib (brand new)


Last bottom paint 6/2019


Anchor, chain and rode



Anchor and steaming light

Running lights

Search light

Tricolor light

Bow pulpit and rails

Lifelines and stanchions

Boarding gates

Dock lines and fenders

Outboard mount



12V DC

Battery parallel switch

Battery monitor

Battery charger

200W solar panel

Electronics and Navigation

B&G wind speed and direction

B&G speed and distance logs

B&G depth sounder



Chart plotter

VHF radio


Race interior. Settees port and starboard. Raised platform for v berth in bow.

Additional Information

Boat completely rebuilt after fire. Modified open transom, all new bulkheads, vacuum packed, toerail removed and reglassed, stiffened boat up for Hawaii Channel crossings. Windows removed and glassed in. New for Transpac: head foil, van, Foss rudder, outboard well. Center board have been fixed with epoxy and one layer of carbon but can easily be removed.

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.