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517

built since 1976

Builder
Designer
Christian Maury
Hull Type
Centerboard (Trunk)
Construction
FG

Dimensions

LOA
16.90 ft5.15 m
LWL
15.26 ft4.65 m
Beam
6.10 ft1.86 m
Draft
3.54 ft1.08 m
Displacement
794 lb360 kg
Ballast
Ballast Type
?

Rig and sails

Type
Fractional Sloop
Reported Sail Area
129.00 ft211.98 m2
Total Sail Area
128.66 ft211.95 m2

Mainsail

Sail Area
70.45 ft26.54 m2
P
18.04 ft5.50 m
E
7.81 ft2.38 m
Mast Height
?

Foresail

Sail Area
58.21 ft25.41 m2
I
15.10 ft4.60 m
J
7.71 ft2.35 m
Est. Forestay Len.
16.95 ft5.17 m

Mizzen

PY
EY

Calculations

Sail Area/Displacement
24.11
high performance
Ballast/Displacement
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
99.75
Ultralight
Comfort Ratio
7
lightweight racing boat
Capsize Screening Formula
2.64
better suited for coastal cruising

Auxilary Power

Make
Model
?
Type
?
HP
?
Fuel Capacity
?

Accomodations

Water Capacity
?

Notes

Predecessor: 510 (LANAVERRE) > L 17 (LANAVERRE) > 517
Built and most often seen in Germany.
Sail Area:
Mainsail: 7.70 m² /83 sq.ft.
Jib: 3.60 m² /37 sq.ft.
#2 Genoa: 4.70 m²/51 sq.ft.
#1 Genoa: 6.50 m²/70 sq.ft.
Storm jib: 2.60 m² /28 sq.ft.
Spinnaker: 16.90 m²/182 sq.ft.
1 trapeze permitted for racing.

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