Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Long keel w/trans. hung rudder
Rigging Type: Fractional Sloop
LOA: 8.00 m
LWL: 6.15 m
S.A. (reported): 27.03 m²
Beam: 2.20 m
Displacement: 2,500 kg
Ballast: 1,041 kg
Max Draft: 1.24 m
Construction: FG
Ballast Type: Iron
First Built: 1976
Last Built: 1987
# Built: 260
Builder: Marieholms Bruk (SWE)
Designer: Tord Sundén

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Volvo Penta
Model: MD-5
Type: Diesel
HP: 7.5

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 14.97
Bal. / Displ.: 41.64
Disp: / Len: 299.82
Comfort Ratio: 27.81
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.64
S#: 1.59
Hull Speed: 6.02 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 520.34 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 8.78 m
J: 2.56 m
P: 8.84 m
E: 3.57 m
S.A. Fore: 11.24 m²
S.A. Main: 15.76 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 27.00 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 14.95
Est. Forestay Length: 9.14 m

Sailboat Links

Designers: Tord Sundén
Builders: Marieholm Boats (SWE)
Associations: Marieholm Page - boats built by Marieholms Bruk
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Thanks to user 'boatworks.thoreau' for supplying corrected information on this yacht.