Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Long Keel
Rigging Type: Masthead Sloop
LOA: 9.21 m
LWL: 6.79 m
S.A. (reported): 37.16 m²
Beam: 2.57 m
Displacement: 3,856 kg
Max Draft: 1.37 m
Construction: FG
First Built: 1958
# Built: 35
Builder: Olsen Marine Products (USA)
Designer: Philip Rhodes

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Universal
Model: Atomic 4
Type: Gas
HP: 25
Fuel: 83 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 15.42
Disp: / Len: 342.64
Comfort Ratio: 31.17
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.65
S#: 1.30
Hull Speed: 6.33 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 670.61 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 10.52 m
J: 3.05 m
P: 9.45 m
E: 4.11 m
S.A. Fore: 16.03 m²
S.A. Main: 19.44 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 35.47 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 14.71
Est. Forestay Length: 10.95 m

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Designers: Philip Rhodes
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Because the designer Philip Rhodes was unhappy about unauthorized changes made to his original specifications, he persued a court order against the builder and won. At this point, production was halted.
Thanks to 'amazed', owner of hull #1 for providing correction on dates.
(Rhodes design #c693)