Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin w/transom hung rudder
Rigging Type: Fractional Sloop
LOA: 8.38 m
LWL: 7.16 m
S.A. (reported): 38.37 m²
Beam: 3.05 m
Displacement: 2,608 kg
Ballast: 1,183 kg
Max Draft: 1.65 m
Construction: FG
First Built: 1981
# Built: 150
Builder: MG Yachts (UK)
Designer: Rob Humphreys

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Volvo (opt.)
Model: 2001
Type: Diesel
HP: 9
Fuel: 38 L


Water: 76 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 20.65
Bal. / Displ.: 45.36
Disp: / Len: 197.80
Comfort Ratio: 16.75
Capsize Screening Formula: 2.24
Hull Speed: 6.50 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 839.68 pounds/inch

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Designers: Rob Humphreys
Builders: Jeremy Rogers Ltd.
Related Sailboats: MG-C27
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In 1985 the molds and design of the CONTESSA 27 were purchased by MG Yachts and it was sold as the MGC27.
There was also a drop keel version: draft from 3.16' - 5.83'.