It has a weighted swing keel which makes it self righting. The double hull with foam flotation makes it unsinkable.
At 800 lbs, it tows easily.
The swing keel draws about 17" when up and 4'9" when down
Self bailing cockpit
Great Deal for the work already done!
The company states on their website that the 17' Venture Sailboat "...is the fastest and best handling of any of the trailerable cruising sailboats. It is easy to sail, and easy to trailer to your favorite sailing waters. You don't need an expensive mooring. It can be stored on its trailer, launched at any ramp, and rigged in just minutes."
All hardware has been removed but is included in the sale, with extras
Stainless Steel bow pulpit
In the process of sanding/prepping for painting
Small repairable hole in starboard topside
All teak sanded and oiled - looks great!
New Winch on trailer and boat
Mast has internal rigging
All new running rigging
Topside sanded and ready for paint
Room in cabin for two adults and two children
1 spinnaker with pole
All in good condition
Trailer included with new tags
I will deliver for free to anyone between Dallas and Austin.
I sold the boat for $725. Thanks for the results.