Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type: Masthead Sloop
LOA: 9.45 m
LWL: 7.32 m
S.A. (reported): 36.60 m²
Beam: 2.95 m
Displacement: 4,128 kg
Ballast: 1,520 kg
Max Draft: 1.52 m
Construction: FG
First Built: 1979
Builder: Hughes Boat Works Ltd. (CAN)
Designer: Sparkman & Stephens

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Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 14.51
Bal. / Displ.: 36.81
Disp: / Len: 293.87
Comfort Ratio: 26.23
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.86
S#: 1.59
Hull Speed: 6.56 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 829.25 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 10.82 m
J: 3.90 m
P: 10.36 m
E: 2.99 m
S.A. Fore: 21.11 m²
S.A. Main: 15.48 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 36.59 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 14.50
Est. Forestay Length: 11.50 m

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Designers: Sparkman & Stephens
Builders: Hughes Boat Works
Related Sailboats: NORTH STAR 1000
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This yacht was originally offered in kit form, with various hardware and engine options.
A stretched and widened version of the NORTH STAR 1000 (S&S #2098).