Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin w/transom hung rudder
Rigging Type: Frac. Sloop (Free standing)
LOA: 20.50 ft / 6.25 m
LWL: 17.75 ft / 5.41 m
S.A. (reported): 230.00 ft² / 21.37 m²
Beam: 8.00 ft / 2.44 m
Displacement: 2,080.00 lb / 943 kg
Ballast: 900.00 lb / 408 kg
Max Draft: 4.00 ft / 1.22 m
Construction: FG
First Built: 1999
Builder: Freedom Yachts/Pearson Yachts USA
Designer: Gary Mull

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Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 22.64
Bal. / Displ.: 43.27
Disp: / Len: 166.04
Comfort Ratio: 10.84
Capsize Screening Formula: 2.51
Hull Speed: 5.65 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 507.38 pounds/inch

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Designers: Gary Mull
Builders: Catalina Yachts
Freedom Yachts
Pearson Yachts
Related Sailboats: AERO 20 (CATALINA)
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Also called FREEDOM INDEPENDENCE 20. Designed specifically for mobility impaired sailors.
Equipped with 2 pivoting, counter weighted seats that can be moved from side to side while tacking or jibing.
900 lbs. of ballast provides extra stability.
Initially built by Freedom/Pearson Yachts, and later offered by Catalina Yachts.
The AERO 20 (CATALINA) shares the same hull.