Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Long Keel
Rigging Type: Fractional Sloop
LOA: 38.75 ft
LWL: 27.50 ft
S.A. (reported): 635.00 ft²
Beam: 9.67 ft
Displacement: 18,000.00 lb
Ballast: 6,200.00 lb
Max Draft: 5.67 ft
Construction: Wood
Ballast Type: iron
First Built: 1939
Builder: Coleman Boat Co./Thomas D. Scott (USA)
Designer: Philip Rhodes

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Universal
Model: Utility Four
Type: Gas
HP: 25
Fuel: 25 gals


Water: 30 gals

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 14.85
Bal. / Displ.: 34.44
Disp: / Len: 386.39
Comfort Ratio: 43.87
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.48
Hull Speed: 7.03 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 950.18 pounds/inch

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Designers: Philip Rhodes
Related Sailboats: BOUNTY II
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Soon after designing the RHODES 27, Rhodes designed the BOUNTY (design #451) for production in wood. It was the predecessor to the BOUNTY II which, in 1956, became one of the first molded fiberglass boats of this size.