Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type: Masthead Ketch
LOA: 59.92 ft / 18.26 m
LWL: 52.25 ft / 15.93 m
Beam: 15.58 ft / 4.75 m
Displacement: 52,908.00 lb / 23,999 kg
Max Draft: 7.25 ft / 2.21 m
Construction: FG
Ballast Type: Lead
First Built: 1996
Last Built: 1997
# Built: 8
Builder: Colvic Craft
Designer: David Pedrick

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Perkins
Model: M130c
Type: Diesel

Sailboat Calculations

Disp: / Len: 165.58
Comfort Ratio: 38.70
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.66
Hull Speed: 9.69 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 2,908.71 pounds/inch

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Designers: David Pedrick
Builders: Colvic Craft
Related Sailboats: NICHOLSON 58
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Based on the NICHOLSON 58/60 - BLUEWATER 58 with modifications including a new deck layout better suited to ocean racing and an enlarged rig. Used for the 'Clipper Round the World' event until 2003.
Replaced with the CLIPPER 68 for the 2005 race.