PIONEER 17 (SAILSTAR)

PIONEER 17 (SAILSTAR) photo

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin w/transom hung rudder
Rigging Type:
Fractional Sloop
LOA:
17.00 ft / 5.18 m
LWL:
15.75 ft / 4.80 m
S.A. (reported):
151.00 ft2 / 14.03 m2
Beam:
6.33 ft / 1.93 m
Draft (max):
3.00 ft / 0.91 m
Draft (min):
Displacement:
700 lb / 318 kg
Ballast:
100 lb / 45 kg
S.A./Disp.:
30.69
Bal./Disp.:
14.29
Disp./Len.:
79.98
Construction:
FG
Ballast Type:
Iron
First Built:
1962
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
Sailstar Boats (USA)
Designer:
Talman Bigelow/R. Baker
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Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
30.69
Bal./Disp.:
14.29
Disp./Len.:
79.98
Comfort Ratio:
5.74

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Notes

Sailstar called PIONEER the 'deluxe, heavy duty version' of the EXPLORER 17 which was available with a steel centerboard or cast iron keel and sold at a slightly higher price. Very few seem to have been built.



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