Holder 17

1982
Designer
Ron Holder
Builder
Hobie Cat
Associations
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# Built
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Hull
Monohull
Keel
Swing
Rudder
?
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
16 11 / 5.2 m
Waterline Length
14 11 / 4.6 m
Beam
6 11 / 2.1 m
Draft
1 2 / 0.4 m 4 2 / 1.3 m
Displacement
950 lb / 431 kg
Ballast
320 lb / 147 kg

Rig and Sails

Type
Sloop
Reported Sail Area
147′² / 13.7 m²
Total Sail Area
140′² / 13 m²
Mainsail
Sail Area
78′² / 7.2 m²
P
20 0 / 6.1 m
E
7 8 / 2.4 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
63′² / 5.8 m²
I
18 9 / 5.7 m
J
6 7 / 2 m
Forestay Length
19 11 / 6.1 m

Auxilary Power

Make
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Model
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HP
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Fuel Type
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Fuel Capacity
?

Accomodations

Water Capacity
?
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?
Cabins
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
5.19 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
24.34
high performance
Ballast/Displacement
34.21
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
125.66
light
Comfort Ratio
7.0
lightweight racing boat
Capsize Screening
2.85
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes

An earlier version was called the VAGABOND 17.

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