Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin w/transom hung rudder
Rigging Type: Masthead Sloop
LOA: 7.62 m
LWL: 6.76 m
S.A. (reported): 25.08 m²
Beam: 2.44 m
Displacement: 2,064 kg
Ballast: 862 kg
Max Draft: 1.22 m
Construction: FG
First Built: 1978
Last Built: 1994
# Built: 5866
Builder: Catalina Yachts (USA)
Designer: Frank Butler

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Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 15.78
Bal. / Displ.: 41.76
Disp: / Len: 186.41
Comfort Ratio: 19.14
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.93
S#: 2.72
Hull Speed: 6.31 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 633.73 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 8.84 m
J: 3.20 m
P: 7.52 m
E: 2.92 m
S.A. Fore: 14.14 m²
S.A. Main: 10.97 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 25.12 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 15.80
Est. Forestay Length: 9.40 m
Mast Height from DWL: 9.14 m

Sailboat Links

Designers: Frank W. Butler
Builders: Catalina Yachts
Associations: 250
Capri 25 International Assoc.
Catalina 25
The Sail Warehouse
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The most popular sailboat (in this size range) ever built in the US.
Dimensions shown here are for the standard rig (pre-1988).
A swing keel version was also available: draft (max.) 5.0' (min.) 2.66'; ballast 1,500lbs; displacement 4,150 lbs.
Wing keel version: draft 2.83'/.86m; ballast 1,750 lbs; displacement 4,400 lbs
Listed SA = 295 sq ft.
I: 31.0'
J: 10.5'
P: 27.66'
E: 9.58'