Aqua Cat

Some articles on cat, aqua cat:

Beachcat
... A beachcat is an off-the-beach class of catamaran ("cat") sailboat ... His design was the 12-foot-long fiberglass hulled Aqua Cat which he built and was marketing in 1961 ... Alter was selling surfboards at an Anaheim boat show where he met Art Javes and the AQUA CAT 12 ...
Hobie Cat - History
... Alter in a booth selling surfboards, next to Art Javes, the designer of the new (1961) AQUA CAT 12 sailboat ... The AQUA CAT catamaran did well in shallow water, but relied on dagger boards to reduce slippage sidewise under sail ... Dagger boards were also used by the much heavier Pacific Cat from 1960 ...

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