Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type: Masthead Sloop
LOA: 43.00 ft
LWL: 35.33 ft
S.A. (reported): 797.00 ft²
Beam: 13.50 ft
Displacement: 23,500.00 lb
Ballast: 8,200.00 lb
Max Draft: 6.00 ft
Construction: FG
First Built: 1985
Builder: Morgan Yachts (USA)
Designer: Nelson Marek

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Perkins
Model: 4-108
Type: Diesel
HP: 50
Fuel: 60 gals


Water: 200 gals

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 15.60
Bal. / Displ.: 34.89
Disp: / Len: 237.90
Comfort Ratio: 30.15
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.89
S#: 2.15
Hull Speed: 7.96 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 1,704.21 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 53.20 ft
J: 17.50 ft
P: 46.50 ft
E: 14.25 ft
S.A. Fore: 465.50 ft²
S.A. Main: 331.31 ft²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 796.81 ft²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 15.60
Est. Forestay Length: 56.00 ft

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Designers: Nelson Marek
Builders: Morgan Yachts
Related Sailboats: MORGAN 44 (CATALINA)
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Shoal draft version: Draft= 5.0'/1.52m
Similar to CATALINA MORGAN 43/44.
An updated version? became the MORGAN 44 (1989?)