Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Centerboard Dinghy
Rigging Type: Fractional Sloop
LOA: 5.00 m
LWL: 4.30 m
S.A. (reported): 11.98 m²
Beam: 1.80 m
Displacement: 245 kg
Max Draft: 1.10 m
Min Draft: 0.20 m
Construction: FG
First Built: 1968
# Built: 3800
Builder: Fiberglas Technik (GER)
Designer: Alberg/Karl-Heinrich Lehmann/Klaus Felz/Uli Labor

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Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 31.17
Disp: / Len: 85.82
Comfort Ratio: 5.29
Capsize Screening Formula: 2.91
S#: 6.74
Hull Speed: 5.03 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 297.96 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 5.38 m
J: 1.91 m
P: 6.00 m
E: 2.28 m
S.A. Fore: 5.15 m²
S.A. Main: 6.83 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 11.98 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 31.15
Est. Forestay Length: 5.71 m

Sailboat Links

Designers: Klaus Feltz
Builders: Fiberglas Technik (GERMANY)
Associations: Conger Class Association
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The CONGER has it's origins with the US built (Pearson), Alberg designed HAWK 16, though significantly modified.