C. FOILCATS – Hobie 18 Kangalope

Header above is Hobie18 Kangalope foiling in flat water inside Melrose Bay, Lake Santa Fe, Florida, pic by M. Binford.

Kangalope starboard surface-piercing foil at 10 knots, or just before flying. This is an aluminum surface-piercing large set of hydrofoils.
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Hobie 18 tow test at Lake Santa Fe. crossing powerboat wakes easily.
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Kangalope starboard foil setup.
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Rudder fin is attached to standard rudder, aluminum NACA0010, 9 inches by 3 inches, modified with a hinge and flap.
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Bottom: Kangalope in the open on Lake Santa Fe at about 22 knots, singlehanding.