Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Centerboard Dinghy
Rigging Type: Fractional Sloop
LOA: 17.00 ft / 5.18 m
LWL: 10.50 ft / 3.20 m
S.A. (reported): 137.00 ft² / 12.73 m²
Beam: 5.67 ft / 1.73 m
Displacement: 400.00 lb / 181 kg
Max Draft: 3.50 ft / 1.07 m
Min Draft: 0.17 ft / 0.05 m
Construction: Wood or Fiberglass
First Built: 1936
# Built: 1000
Designer: William F. Crosby

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Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 40.43
Disp: / Len: 154.26
Comfort Ratio: 4.92
Capsize Screening Formula: 3.08
Hull Speed: 4.34 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 212.73 pounds/inch

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Designers: William F. Crosby
Builders: Ray Greene & Co.
Associations: National One-Design Class Association
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Plans first appeared in the January 1937 issue of 'The Rudder' magazine. The designer was editor at the Time. Specifications are controlled by National One Design Racing Association, which owns the design. Boats in various stages of completion, parts, and original plans for wood construction are available through the National One-Design Racing Association .
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Use of one trapeze permitting for class racing.