Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin w/transom hung rudder
Rigging Type: Cat (unstayed)
LOA: 7.82 m
LWL: 6.10 m
S.A. (reported): 24.15 m²
Beam: 2.59 m
Displacement: 1,588 kg
Ballast: 465 kg
Max Draft: 1.35 m
Construction: FG
First Built: 1981
Builder: Tillotson Pearson Inc, (USA)
Designer: Gary Hoyt

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Fuel: 38 L


Water: 38 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 18.09
Bal. / Displ.: 29.29
Disp: / Len: 195.31
Comfort Ratio: 14.41
Capsize Screening Formula: 2.24
S#: 2.44
Hull Speed: 5.99 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 607.43 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

P: 9.22 m
E: 4.19 m
S.A. Main: 19.32 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 19.32 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 14.47

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Designers: Gary Hoyt
Builders: Freedom Yachts
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Earlier boats had a freestanding rotating wing mast. This was changed to a non-rotating mast on later versions. Staysail only on some models.