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DRIFTER 17
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Hull Type:  Swing Keel Rig Type:  Fractional Sloop
LOA:  18.67' / 5.69m LWL:  14.25' / 4.34m
Beam:  6.58' / 2.01m Listed SA:  150 ft2 / 13.93 m2
Draft (max.)  4.00' / 1.22m Draft (min.)  1.83' / 0.56m
Displacement:  1100 lbs./ 499 kgs. Ballast:  400 lbs. / 181 kgs.
Sail Area/Disp.1:  22.57 Bal./Disp.:  36.27% Disp./Len.:  169.71
Designer:  
Builder:  Drifter Marine (USA)
Construction:  FG Bal. type:  
First Built:  1981 Last Built:   # Built:  
RIG AND SAIL PARTICULARS  KEY
I(IG):  19.50' / 5.94m J:  6.50' / 1.98m
P:  21.80' / 6.64m E:  8.00' / 2.44m
PY:   EY:  
ISP:   SPL/TPS:  
SA(Fore.):  63.38 ft2 / 5.89 m2 SA(Main):  87.20 ft2 / 8.10 m2
Sail Area (100% fore+main triangles):   150.58 ft2 / 13.99 m2
Sail Area/Disp.2:  22.65 Est. Forestay Length.:  20.55' / 6.27m
NOTES
As with the CORTEZ 16, this boat has it origins with an earlier design called the SUN DOWNER 16, though deck, coachroof, and keel, were significantly changed.
Thanks to Tony Davis for providing updated information.
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