Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Lifting Keel
Rigging Type: Fractional Sloop
LOA: 6.40 m
LWL: 5.03 m
S.A. (reported): 18.77 m²
Beam: 2.44 m
Displacement: 816 kg
Ballast: 340 kg
Max Draft: 1.37 m
Min Draft: 0.26 m
Construction: FG
Ballast Type: Lead
First Built: 1980
Builder: Irwin Yachts (USA)
Designer: Ted Irwin

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Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 21.89
Bal. / Displ.: 41.67
Disp: / Len: 178.88
Comfort Ratio: 9.76
Capsize Screening Formula: 2.63
S#: 3.55
Hull Speed: 5.44 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 471.65 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 7.32 m
J: 2.44 m
P: 7.47 m
E: 2.62 m
S.A. Fore: 8.92 m²
S.A. Main: 9.79 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 18.71 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 21.82
Est. Forestay Length: 7.71 m

Sailboat Links

Designers: Ted Irwin
Builders: Irwin Yachts
Associations: Irwin Facebook Group
Irwin Yacht Owners
Related Sailboats: IRWIN MINI-TON
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