Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Centerboard (Trunk)
Rigging Type: Gaff head Cat
LOA: 14.00 ft / 4.27 m
S.A. (reported): 160.00 ft² / 14.86 m²
Beam: 6.67 ft / 2.03 m
Displacement: 750.00 lb / 340 kg
Max Draft: 4.50 ft / 1.37 m
Min Draft: 1.00 ft / 0.30 m
Construction: FG
First Built: 1969
Builder: Cape Dory/Handy Boat Serv.
Designer: Merle Hallett

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Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 31.06
Capsize Screening Formula: 2.94

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Sailboat Links

Builders: Cape Dory Yachts
Stroudwater Boatworks
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The HANDY CAT was first built by Cape Dory (172 built), by Nauset Marine in the 1980s, then by Handy Boat in Falmouth Foreside, ME and, most recently by Stroudwater Boatworks in Maine.