Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type: Cutter
LOA: 16.15 m
LWL: 13.11 m
S.A. (reported): 95.04 m²
Beam: 4.34 m
Displacement: 20,953 kg
Max Draft: 2.13 m
Construction: FG
First Built: 1986
Builder: Mao Ta Shipyard, (Taiwan)
Designer: Kaufmann & Ladd

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Perkins
Model: 236
Type: Diesel
Fuel: 379 L


Water: 530 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 12.77
Disp: / Len: 259.38
Comfort Ratio: 45.12
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.59
S#: 1.66
Hull Speed: 8.79 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 2,189.42 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 18.59 m
J: 5.79 m
P: 16.89 m
E: 4.88 m
S.A. Fore: 53.84 m²
S.A. Main: 41.17 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 95.01 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 12.77
Est. Forestay Length: 19.47 m

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Designers: F. Michael Kaufman
Robert Ladd
Builders: Mao Ta Shipyard (TAIWAN)
Related Sailboats: SKYE 51
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A later and lengthened version of the SKYE 51.
Available as cutter or ketch.