Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type: Masthead Sloop
LOA: 42.08 ft
LWL: 33.50 ft
S.A. (reported): 826.00 ft²
Beam: 13.00 ft
Displacement: 17,600.00 lb
Ballast: 8,800.00 lb
Max Draft: 7.00 ft
Construction: FG
Ballast Type: Lead
First Built: 1985
Last Built: 1990
# Built: 22
Builder: Queen Long Marine Co, Ltd. (TAIWAN)
Designer: German Frers

Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Universal
Type: Diesel
HP: 50
Fuel: 50 gals


Water: 100 gals

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 19.61
Bal. / Displ.: 50.00
Disp: / Len: 208.99
Comfort Ratio: 24.77
Capsize Screening Formula: 2.00
S#: 2.88
Hull Speed: 7.76 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 1,556.09 pounds/inch

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2 nd ad half width

3rd ad full width

Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 55.50 ft
J: 16.84 ft
P: 49.00 ft
E: 14.65 ft
S.A. Fore: 467.31 ft²
S.A. Main: 358.93 ft²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 826.24 ft²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 19.61
Est. Forestay Length: 58.00 ft

Sailboat Links

Designers: German Frers
Builders: Hylas Yachts USA
Queen Long Marine
Associations: Hylas Yacht Club
Hylas Yachts Owners Association
Related Sailboats: HYLAS 42 SD
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A shoal draft version draws 6.21'. Thanks to Bill Hall for prividing information on this yacht.