Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type: Fractional Sloop
LOA: 43.92 ft
LWL: 36.50 ft
S.A. (reported): 943.00 ft²
Beam: 13.50 ft
Displacement: 27,500.00 lb
Ballast: 10,750.00 lb
Max Draft: 7.50 ft
Construction: FG
Ballast Type: Lead
First Built: 1989
Builder: Bristol Yachts Inc. (USA)
Designer: David Pedrick

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Westerbeke
Type: Diesel
Fuel: 70 gals


Water: 165 gals

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 16.63
Bal. / Displ.: 39.09
Disp: / Len: 252.47
Comfort Ratio: 34.28
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.79
S#: 2.11
Hull Speed: 8.10 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 1,760.65 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 52.00 ft
J: 15.25 ft
P: 56.75 ft
E: 19.25 ft
S.A. Fore: 396.50 ft²
S.A. Main: 546.22 ft²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 942.72 ft²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 16.62
Est. Forestay Length: 54.19 ft
Mast Height from DWL: 64.00 ft

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Designers: David Pedrick
Builders: Bristol Yachts
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Also available with winged keel. Draft:5.5'/1.68m.
First promoted as BRISTOL 43.