Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin Keel
Rigging Type: Fractional Sloop
LOA: 10.95 m
LWL: 7.65 m
S.A. (reported): 58.44 m²
Beam: 2.83 m
Displacement: 6,751 kg
Ballast: 2,087 kg
Max Draft: 1.50 m
Construction: FG
First Built: 1963
# Built: 60
Builder: Cheoy Lee Shipyard Ltd.(HK)
Designer: Maurice DeClercq

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Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 16.69
Bal. / Displ.: 30.91
Disp: / Len: 420.17
Comfort Ratio: 41.61
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.52
S#: 0.92
Hull Speed: 6.71 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 834.07 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 11.98 m
J: 4.08 m
P: 11.22 m
E: 4.72 m
S.A. Fore: 24.46 m²
S.A. Main: 26.50 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 50.96 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 14.56
Est. Forestay Length: 12.66 m

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Designers: Maurice DeClercq
Builders: Cheoy Lee Shipyard
Associations: Cheoy Lee Association Web Site
Related Sailboats: OFFSHORE 36 (CHEOY LEE)
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'FLYING BUFFALO' was actually the name of the prototype, an extremely successful racing design of the mid-1960's, on which this model is based. Most often called the OFFSHORE 36.