Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Long Keel
Rigging Type: Masthead Sloop
LOA: 29.48 ft
LWL: 22.50 ft
S.A. (reported): 406.00 ft²
Beam: 9.42 ft
Displacement: 8,420.00 lb
Ballast: 3,800.00 lb
Max Draft: 4.50 ft
Construction: FG
First Built: 1976
Builder: East Bay Boatworks (USA)
Designer: Chuck Burns

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Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 15.75
Bal. / Displ.: 45.13
Disp: / Len: 330.00
Comfort Ratio: 26.67
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.86
S#: 1.43
Hull Speed: 6.36 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 757.32 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 37.00 ft
J: 12.00 ft
P: 32.00 ft
E: 11.25 ft
S.A. Fore: 222.00 ft²
S.A. Main: 180.00 ft²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 402.00 ft²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 15.59
Est. Forestay Length: 38.90 ft

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The FARALLON 29 was also called the GOLDEN GATE 30, BIDEGA 30 and BAY ISLAND 30. Hulls were offered in many stages of contruction. Under the various names, it is thought that nearly 100 have been built.