Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type: Fractional Sloop
LOA: 9.14 m
LWL: 7.24 m
S.A. (reported): 43.11 m²
Beam: 3.10 m
Displacement: 2,948 kg
Ballast: 1,406 kg
Max Draft: 1.68 m
Construction: FG
Ballast Type: Lead
First Built: 1979
Builder: Metal Mast Marine (USA)
Designer: Peter Canning

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Yanmar
Type: Diesel
HP: 8

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 21.38
Bal. / Displ.: 47.69
Disp: / Len: 216.61
Comfort Ratio: 17.85
Capsize Screening Formula: 2.18
S#: 2.96
Hull Speed: 6.53 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 863.04 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 11.16 m
J: 3.51 m
P: 11.89 m
E: 3.96 m
S.A. Fore: 19.55 m²
S.A. Main: 23.55 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 43.10 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 21.38
Est. Forestay Length: 11.69 m

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Designers: Peter Canning
Builders: Metalmast Marine
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Originally called the CANNING 30. Racer/cruiser but aimed at the IOR 1/2 ton fleet of the time.