Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin w/transom hung rudder
Rigging Type: Fractional Sloop
LOA: 8.84 m
LWL: 8.41 m
Beam: 3.15 m
Displacement: 2,722 kg
Ballast: 1,361 kg
Max Draft: 1.60 m
Construction: FG
Ballast Type: Iron
First Built: 1978
Last Built: 1981
# Built: 182
Builder: Westerly Marine Ltd. (UK)
Designer: Mike Pocock

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Petter
Type: Diesel

Sailboat Calculations

Bal. / Displ.: 50.00
Disp: / Len: 127.68
Comfort Ratio: 14.76
Capsize Screening Formula: 2.28
Hull Speed: 7.04 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 1,017.98 pounds/inch

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Originally designed as IOR 1/2 ton. Prototype was 'Giant Killer' (1976).
Racing version has 5.75' draft and lead keel.
A fractional rig was available on the racing version.