Hobart "Hobie" Alter (1933-2014) was the creator of the Hobie Cat, which has a world-wide following.
This scale model of the popular west coast catamaran is an all-wood kit that includes nylon sails. It's easy to build and she is fast and fun to free sail. (Not designed for radio control.)
Skill Level = 1
Skill levels are:
1 = beginner
2 = intermediate
3 = advanced
To get an idea of what is involved in the building process, click INSTRUCTIONS.
You'll supply paint, and simple household tools:
Razor / X-acto knife, ruler, wood glue, super glue, Course, Medium, and Fine grit sandpaper, small paint brush, masking tape, needle, thread, wax paper, pliers and cutting pliers, pins, clothespins or paperclips for clamps.