The Hobie Turbo MirageDrive 180 provides full power propulsion in both forward and reverse offering greater maneuverability. Two shift cables operate individually to pivot the fins 180 degrees from forward to reverse and back again. The newly designed fins enable shallow water access and facilitate shallow water landings by pushing one pedal forward. Easy Pessy Lemon Squeezy!
The Hobie MirageDrive is Hobie's hands free peddle drive system that replaces the need to paddle with your arms. The ungainly paddle is replaced by the highly efficient MirageDrive peddle system leaving your hands free for fishing or anything else you wish to do rather than paddle.
Protect your Mirage Drive and other goods with the Hobie Mirage Drive Stow Bag. This heavy duty cordura and mesh bag easily fits the complete Mirage Drive with either standard or turbo length fins. It has a carry handle and over the shoulder strap for easy transport. Small pockets inside the stow bag hold your speedo tube or scupper plugs. There's plenty of extra space in the bag for a life vest.
The 'Square Top' ST Turbo fin is the 'top gear' option in available miragedrive pedal fins. These offer greater acceleration and cruising efficiency than standard fins. Turbo fins require the turbo fin mast for proper installation. Now Available in 3 Colours.
Currently there are 4 different types of miragedrive fin masts. These are version 1 standard and turbo as well as version 2 standard and turbo. Standard masts fit standard and ST fins. Turbo length masts fit turbo fins. Version 1 styles secure to sprockets using grub screws. Version 2 masts screw into a threaded insert in the sprocket (pictured above).
Never risk losing your Mirage Drive, install the Hobie Mirage Drive Leash Kit today. The kit includes a leash with two hardware options, a screw in eye and an extra nylon padeye with hardware. Use the screw in eye fitting to replace the cleat just below the accessory mount or add the pad eye attachment wherever you'd like.
Replacement pedal straps for the MirageDrive.
Replacement Pedal adjustment decal for MirageDrive
The Hobie Mirage Pedal Adjustment Assembly is the replacement pedal adjustment assembly for the Hobie Mirage Drive. The Hobie Mirage Pedal Adjustment Assembly includes one plastic handle, pin, screw, spring, and an allen wrench to help complete the installation.
This chain assembly is designed to fit version 2 and GT miragedrive drums. it has flat edges on the threaded section
Version 1 and version 2 Miragedrive sprockets and now the new GT sprocket. V1 is the earlier version of Miragedrive sprocket, featuring set screw to lock the mast in place. The Version 2 sprocket is a later version of Miragedrive sprocket, featuring a threaded brass insert that fin masts screw into, as shown below. *Single sprocket only - does not include masts
The GT sprocket features plastic roller bearings which reduce friction. You can update your V2 drive with GT drive components. Always check your sprockets shafts for wear first
This version 2 miragedrive drum (pictured above) is for version 2 drives and can be used to upgrade version 1 drives (version 2 chains required).
Gt Drums are the current item and are interchangeable with V2 Drums but have bearings for less friction. Check drum shaft for wear before fitting.
Miragedrive spare parts kits come with the following components: Fin, mast, sprocket, chain and appropriate parts for the drive version, all contained in a handy zippered pouch.
The correct version has to be selected to match your drive.
Introduced as an option part for Hobie miragedrives in 2008, the drive seal helps keeps the seat area drier. Seals the aft end of the MirageDrive well. Limits the incursion of water into the cockpit caused by the surge action of the drive fins. Testers also claim some improvement of forward thrust.