Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type: Frac. Sloop (Free standing)
LOA: 27.50 ft
LWL: 23.33 ft
S.A. (reported): 331.00 ft²
Beam: 10.25 ft
Displacement: 6,370.00 lb
Ballast: 2,540.00 lb
Max Draft: 4.50 ft
Construction: FG
Ballast Type: Lead
First Built: 1986
Builder: Tillotson Pearson Inc, (USA)
Designer: Gary Mull

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Yanmar
Model: 2GMF
Type: Diesel
HP: 13
Fuel: 17 gals


Water: 40 gals

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 15.46
Bal. / Displ.: 39.87
Disp: / Len: 223.95
Comfort Ratio: 18.05
Capsize Screening Formula: 2.22
S#: 2.27
Hull Speed: 6.47 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 854.45 pounds/inch

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2 nd ad half width

3rd ad full width

Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 25.79 ft
J: 9.25 ft
P: 34.34 ft
E: 12.34 ft
S.A. Fore: 119.28 ft²
S.A. Main: 211.88 ft²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 331.16 ft²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 15.47
Est. Forestay Length: 27.40 ft
Mast Height from DWL: 43.00 ft

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Designers: Gary Mull
Builders: Freedom Yachts
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Free standing, fractional sloop rig with 'Bierig' jib.
Sometimes called the FREEDOM 27.