Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type: Cutter
LOA: 9.68 m
LWL: 8.31 m
S.A. (reported): 47.57 m²
Beam: 3.30 m
Displacement: 5,216 kg
Ballast: 1,996 kg
Max Draft: 1.47 m
Construction: FG
First Built: 1979
Builder: E.O. Taiwan Enterprise (Taiwan)
Designer: Ted Brewer

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: yANMAR
Type: Diesel
HP: 20
Fuel: 114 L


Water: 227 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 16.13
Bal. / Displ.: 38.26
Disp: / Len: 253.72
Comfort Ratio: 26.02
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.92
S#: 2.06
Hull Speed: 7.00 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 1,054.49 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 13.20 m
J: 3.99 m
P: 11.58 m
E: 3.66 m
S.A. Fore: 26.35 m²
S.A. Main: 21.18 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 47.53 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 16.12
Est. Forestay Length: 13.79 m

Sailboat Links

Designers: Edward S. Brewer
Builders: Young Sun (TAIWAN)
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Also known as the EAST ORIENT 32. Also sold as UNION 32 and SHEARWATER 32.
(Thanks to the designer for providing corrections.)
Owner plans available through the designers web site.