Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Keel/CB & spade rudder
Rigging Type: Cutter
LOA: 44.00 ft
LWL: 35.00 ft
S.A. (reported): 955.00 ft²
Beam: 13.50 ft
Displacement: 29,000.00 lb
Ballast: 12,000.00 lb
Max Draft: 9.00 ft
Min Draft: 4.50 ft
Construction: FG
First Built: 1984
Builder: Ft. Myers Yacht & Shipbuilding (USA)
Designer: Ted Brewer

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Perkins
Type: Diesel
HP: 62
Fuel: 136 gals


Water: 200 gals

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 16.25
Bal. / Displ.: 41.38
Disp: / Len: 301.96
Comfort Ratio: 37.14
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.76
S#: 1.67
Hull Speed: 7.93 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 1,688.29 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 54.80 ft
J: 18.00 ft
P: 47.52 ft
E: 19.42 ft
S.A. Fore: 493.20 ft²
S.A. Main: 461.42 ft²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 954.62 ft²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 16.25
Est. Forestay Length: 57.68 ft

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Designers: Edward S. Brewer
Builders: Ft. Myers Yacht & Shipbuilding (USA)
Related Sailboats: BREWER 12.8
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The BREWER 44 is a stretched version of the BREWER 12.8 with a reverse transom and a slightly different keel/CB and sailplan.