Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Scow Twin Cbrd.
Rigging Type: Frac. Sloop (Rotating Spar)
LOA: 16.00 ft / 4.88 m
S.A. (reported): 147.00 ft² / 13.66 m²
Beam: 5.80 ft / 1.77 m
Displacement: 440.00 lb / 200 kg
Construction: FG
First Built: 1950
Builder: Windward Boatworks (USA)
Designer: Johnson/Melges Boat Works

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Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 40.71
Capsize Screening Formula: 3.05

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Sailboat Links

Builders: Melges Performance Sailboats
Tanzer Industries Ltd.
Windward Boatworks
Related Sailboats: MC SCOW
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Since 1999, all new M-16's have been built using the MC SCOW hull and deck molds and now shares other rigging, such as a single rudder, with the MC SCOW. The main sheet traveller has been done away with and the mast no longer rotates.

Sail Area
Main: 108 sq.ft.
Jib: 39 sq.ft.