VAGABOND 17 Detailed Review

If you are a boat enthusiast looking to get more information on specs, built, make, etc. of different boats, then here is a complete review of VAGABOND 17. Built by undefined and designed by Ron Holder, the boat was first built in 1976. It has a hull type of Swing Keel and LOA is 5.18. Its sail area/displacement ratio 24.38. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by undefined, runs on undefined.

VAGABOND 17 has retained its value as a result of superior building, a solid reputation, and a devoted owner base. Read on to find out more about VAGABOND 17 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:5.18 m / 16.99 ft
Rigging Type:Fractional Sloop
Hull Type:Swing Keel
S.A. (reported):13.66 m2 / 147.04 ft2
Draft (max):1.27 m / 4.17 ft
Displacement:431 kg / 950.19 lbs
Ballast:156 kg / 343.92 lbs
Designers:Ron Holder
LWL:4.57 m / 14.99 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:6.72
Capsize Screening Formula:2.95

Rig And Sail Specs

I:5.73 m / 18.80 ft
S.A. Fore:6.1 m / 20.01 ft
E:2.38 m / 7.81 ft
S.A. Fore:5.76 m2 / 62.00 ft2
S.A. Main:7.25 m2 / 78.04 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)13.01 m2 / 140.04 ft2


Designers:Ron Holder


Who designed the VAGABOND 17?

VAGABOND 17 was designed by Ron Holder.

When was VAGABOND 17 first built?

VAGABOND 17 was first built in 1976.

How long is VAGABOND 17?

VAGABOND 17 is 4.57 m in length.

What is mast height on VAGABOND 17?

VAGABOND 17 has a mast height of 6.1 m.

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