Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type: Masthead Sloop
LOA: 11.33 m
LWL: 9.35 m
S.A. (reported): 64.85 m²
Beam: 3.71 m
Displacement: 7,357 kg
Ballast: 3,028 kg
Max Draft: 1.75 m
Construction: FG
Ballast Type: Lead
First Built: 1980
Builder: Graves Yacht Yard (USA)
Designer: J. Taylor

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Fuel: 189 L


Water: 379 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 17.49
Bal. / Displ.: 41.15
Disp: / Len: 250.99
Comfort Ratio: 27.56
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.93
S#: 2.21
Hull Speed: 7.42 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 1,333.68 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 15.21 m
J: 4.75 m
P: 13.56 m
E: 4.24 m
S.A. Fore: 36.16 m²
S.A. Main: 28.73 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 64.89 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 17.51
Est. Forestay Length: 15.93 m
Mast Height from DWL: 16.64 m

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Designers: Jim Taylor
Builders: Graves Yacht Yard (USA)
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The STARFLIGHT 38 was built to this same design by Starflight Yachts of Waterloo Ontario, CAN.
The numbers built for either one is unknown.