Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Keel/Cbrd.
Rigging Type: Fractional Sloop
LOA: 20.25 ft / 6.17 m
LWL: 16.08 ft / 4.90 m
S.A. (reported): 266.00 ft² / 24.71 m²
Beam: 7.50 ft / 2.29 m
Displacement: 3,094.00 lb / 1,403 kg
Max Draft: 4.25 ft / 1.30 m
Min Draft: 2.16 ft / 0.66 m
Construction: Wood/FG
First Built: 1960
Builder: Fairey Marine Ltd. / O'Day
Designer: Herreshoff/Joel White

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Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 20.10
Disp: / Len: 332.21
Comfort Ratio: 18.83
Capsize Screening Formula: 2.06
Hull Speed: 5.37 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 430.92 pounds/inch

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Designers: Joel White
Nathaniel G. Herreshoff
Builders: Fairey Marine Ltd
Related Sailboats: FISH (HERRESHOFF)
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A CB version of the Herreshoff FISH CLASS. A number have built of wood and plans are available.
A FG version was built by Fairey Marine (UK) in the early 1960's and imported to US by George O'Day.