VENTURE 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 VENTURE 17. Built by Macgregor Yacht Corp and designed by Roger MacGregor, the boat was first built in 1968. It has a hull type of Swing Keel and LOA is 5.28. Its sail area/displacement ratio 25.96. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by undefined, runs on undefined.

VENTURE 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 VENTURE 17 and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:5.28 m / 17.32 ft
Rigging Type:Fractional Sloop
Hull Type:Swing Keel
S.A. (reported):14.03 m2 / 151.02 ft2
Draft (max):1.37 m / 4.49 ft
Displacement:408 kg / 899.48 lbs
Ballast:122 kg / 268.96 lbs
Last Built:1974
Designers:Roger MacGregor
LWL:4.57 m / 14.99 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:7.58
Capsize Screening Formula:2.62

Rig And Sail Specs

I:4.66 m / 15.29 ft
S.A. Fore:5.64 m / 18.50 ft
E:2.67 m / 8.76 ft
S.A. Fore:4.97 m2 / 53.50 ft2
S.A. Main:7.52 m2 / 80.94 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)12.49 m2 / 134.44 ft2


Builders:Macgregor Yacht Corp
Designers:Roger MacGregor


Who designed the VENTURE 17?

VENTURE 17 was designed by Roger MacGregor.

Who builds VENTURE 17?

VENTURE 17 is built by Macgregor Yacht Corp.

When was VENTURE 17 first built?

VENTURE 17 was first built in 1968.

How long is VENTURE 17?

VENTURE 17 is 4.57 m in length.

What is mast height on VENTURE 17?

VENTURE 17 has a mast height of 5.64 m.

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