Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type: Cutter
LOA: 47.92 ft
LWL: 40.25 ft
S.A. (reported): 960.00 ft²
Beam: 13.50 ft
Displacement: 29,883.00 lb
Ballast: 11,890.00 lb
Max Draft: 6.00 ft
Construction: FG
First Built: 1986
Builder: Hans Christian
Designer: Doug Peterson

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Yanmar
Model: 4JH
Type: Diesel
HP: 77
Fuel: 148 gals


Water: 124 gals

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 16.02
Bal. / Displ.: 39.79
Disp: / Len: 204.59
Comfort Ratio: 33.90
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.74
S#: 2.54
Hull Speed: 8.50 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 1,941.54 pounds/inch

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2 nd ad half width

3rd ad full width

Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 58.00 ft
J: 17.00 ft
P: 55.00 ft
E: 17.00 ft
S.A. Fore: 493.00 ft²
S.A. Main: 467.50 ft²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 960.50 ft²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 16.02
Est. Forestay Length: 60.44 ft

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Designers: Doug Peterson
Builders: Hans Christian Yachts
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Shoal draft: 4.65'/1.42m
See CHRISTINA 52 (HANS CHRISTIAN) which is based on the same design.