Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type: Masthead Sloop
LOA: 8.43 m
LWL: 7.29 m
S.A. (reported): 28.71 m²
Beam: 2.44 m
Displacement: 2,223 kg
Ballast: 998 kg
Max Draft: 0.86 m
Construction: FG
First Built: 1977
Last Built: 1985
Builder: Lancer
Designer: W. Shad Turner

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Headroom: 1.88 m

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 17.19
Bal. / Displ.: 44.90
Disp: / Len: 159.83
Comfort Ratio: 18.94
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.89
S#: 3.28
Hull Speed: 6.55 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 683.75 pounds/inch

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3rd ad full width

Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 9.75 m
J: 3.58 m
P: 8.23 m
E: 2.82 m
S.A. Fore: 17.47 m²
S.A. Main: 11.60 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 29.07 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 17.40
Est. Forestay Length: 10.39 m

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Designers: W. Shad Turner
Builders: Lancer Yacht Corp. (USA)
Products: The Sail Warehouse
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Also available with a fractional rig stepped further forward.
Headroom above is from a dropped cabin sole. Otherwise headroom is about 5.17.