Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Keel/CB & spade rudder
Rigging Type: Cutter
LOA: 13.41 m
LWL: 10.67 m
S.A. (reported): 88.72 m²
Beam: 4.11 m
Displacement: 13,154 kg
Ballast: 5,443 kg
Max Draft: 2.74 m
Min Draft: 1.37 m
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: 515 L


Water: 757 L

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: 16.70 m
J: 5.49 m
P: 14.48 m
E: 5.92 m
S.A. Fore: 45.82 m²
S.A. Main: 42.87 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 88.69 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 16.25
Est. Forestay Length: 17.58 m

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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.