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Adventurer 17

1980
Designer
Sovereign Design Group
Builder
Sovereign Yachts
Hull Type
Fin (shoal draft)
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
17.00 ft / 5.18 m
Waterline Length
14.50 ft / 4.42 m
Beam
7.00 ft / 2.13 m
Draft
1.83 ft / 0.56 m
Displacement
1,350 lb / 612 kg
Ballast
625 lb / 283 kg

Rig and Sails

Type
Fractional Sloop
Reported Sail Area
138.00 ft2 / 12.82 m2
Total Sail Area
?
Mainsail
Sail Area
?
P
?
E
Mast Height
Foresail
Sail Area
?
I
J
Est. Forestay Len.
?

Spinnaker

SPL/TPS
ISP

Auxilary Power

Make
?
Model
?
HP
?
Type
?
Fuel Capacity
?

Accomodations

Water Capacity
?
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
5.1 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
18.08
good performance
Ballast/Displacement
46.3
stiffer, more powerful
Displacement/Length
197.69
light
Comfort Ratio
10.18
lightweight racing boat
Capsize Screening
2.53
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes

Thought to be nearly the same as the SOVEREIGN 17. See SOVEREIGN 17.


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