Valiant 18

1972 — 1979
Designer
Tom Cox
Builder
Fi-Craft / Cox Marine Ltd. (UK)
Associations
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# Built
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Hull Type
Twin Keel
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
18 0 / 5.5 m
Waterline Length
16 0 / 4.9 m
Beam
6 11 / 2.1 m
Draft
3 3 / 1 m
Displacement
1,800 lbs / 815 kg
Ballast
860 lbs / 390 kg
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Masthead Sloop
Reported Sail Area
156 ft2 / 14.5 m2
Total Sail Area
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Mainsail
Sail Area
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P
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E
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Mast Height
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Foresail
Sail Area
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I
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J
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Forestay Length
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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
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Accomodations

Water Capacity
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Holding Tank Capacity
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Headroom
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Calculations

Hull Speed
5.36 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
16.89
good performance
Ballast/Displacement
47.86
stiffer, more powerful
Displacement/Length
195.86
light
Comfort Ratio
12.64
lightweight racing boat
Capsize Screening
2.28
better suited for coastal cruising

Notes

Thanks to Mike Davies for providing extra information on this yacht.


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