Valiant 50

1997
Designer
Robert Perry
Builder
Valiant (USA)
Associations
?
# Built
?
Hull Type
Fin with rudder on skeg
Construction
FG

Dimensions

Length Overall
50 7 / 15.4 m
Waterline Length
40 3 / 12.3 m
Beam
13 10 / 4.2 m
Draft
6 3 / 1.9 m
Displacement
35,550 lbs / 16,125 kg
Ballast
11,000 lbs / 4,990 kg (Lead)
drawing

Rig and Sails

Type
Cutter
Reported Sail Area
959 ft2 / 89.1 m2
Total Sail Area
959 ft2 / 89.1 m2
Mainsail
Sail Area
424 ft2 / 39.4 m2
P
52 11 / 16.2 m
E
16 0 / 4.9 m
Mast Height
?
Foresail
Sail Area
535 ft2 / 49.7 m2
I
53 6 / 16.3 m
J
20 0 / 6.1 m
Forestay Length
57 1 / 17.4 m

Auxilary Power

Make
Westerbeke
Model
63C
HP
63
Fuel Type
Diesel
Fuel Capacity
156 gal / 591 l

Accomodations

Water Capacity
225 gal / 852 l
Holding Tank Capacity
?
Headroom
?

Calculations

Hull Speed
8.5 knots
Sail Area/Displacement
14.19
under powered
Ballast/Displacement
30.94
less stiff, less powerful
Displacement/Length
243.39
moderate
Comfort Ratio
38.02
moderate bluewater cruising boat
Capsize Screening
1.68
better suited for ocean passages

Notes

The VALIANT 50 is based on the VALIANT 47 with bowsprit added.


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