Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type: Masthead Sloop
LOA: 32.00 ft / 9.75 m
LWL: 24.00 ft / 7.32 m
S.A. (reported): 375.00 ft² / 34.84 m²
Beam: 9.75 ft / 2.97 m
Displacement: 9,000.00 lb / 4,082 kg
Ballast: 4,570.00 lb / 2,073 kg
Max Draft: 5.33 ft / 1.62 m
Construction: FG
Ballast Type: Lead
First Built: 1970
# Built: 170
Builder: Cavalier Yachts (NZ)
Designer: Bob Salthouse/Laurie Davidson

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Bukh
Type: Diesel

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 13.91
Bal. / Displ.: 50.78
Disp: / Len: 290.64
Comfort Ratio: 25.37
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.88
Hull Speed: 6.56 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 836.11 pounds/inch

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Designers: Laurie Davidson
Builders: Cavalier Yachts (AUSTRALIA)
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Approx. 100 boats were built by Cavalier. After the builder closed in 1980, the molds were shipped to Australia were a similar number were built. Some were also built in Japan. During it's production life the rig was changed a number of times.