Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Keel/Cbrd.
Rigging Type: Fractional Sloop
LOA: 18.04 ft
LWL: 16.40 ft
S.A. (reported): 139.00 ft²
Beam: 4.18 ft
Displacement: 728.00 lb
Ballast: 176.00 lb
Max Draft: 3.28 ft
Min Draft: 1.15 ft
Construction: FG
Ballast Type: Lead
First Built: 1979
Last Built: 1999
# Built: 2000
Builder: Kim Boote GmbH (GER)
Designer: Armin Philips

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Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 27.53
Bal. / Displ.: 24.18
Disp: / Len: 73.68
Comfort Ratio: 9.89
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.86
Hull Speed: 5.43 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 244.94 pounds/inch

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Predecessors were the KIM A CRUISER and B type dinghy. Both originate from the LIS dinghy build by Hermes Plastik (GER).

The KIM AR was one of the first boats to be granted a CE certification in 1997.
A water jet engine mounted in the stern locker was offered as an option.

Yardstick rating: 122
Thanks to 'camberley98' for providing information.