Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin Keel
Rigging Type: Masthead Sloop
LOA: 9.14 m
LWL: 7.32 m
S.A. (reported): 30.01 m²
Beam: 2.69 m
Displacement: 4,218 kg
Ballast: 1,814 kg
Max Draft: 1.47 m
Construction: FG
Ballast Type: Lead
First Built: 1962
Builder: J D Marine (CAN)
Designer: Ray Richards

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Type: Diesel
HP: 12
Fuel: 57 L


Water: 136 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 11.72
Bal. / Displ.: 43.01
Disp: / Len: 300.33
Comfort Ratio: 30.61
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.68
S#: 1.29
Hull Speed: 6.56 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 757.21 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 9.39 m
J: 3.05 m
P: 8.23 m
E: 3.81 m
S.A. Fore: 14.31 m²
S.A. Main: 15.68 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 29.98 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 11.72
Est. Forestay Length: 9.87 m
Mast Height from DWL: 12.50 m

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Designers: Raymond Richards
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Dimensions, in part, from 'Sailing Craft in Canada'; (1972); by Cliff Newman.
Number built is unknown but is thought to exceed 50. Mostly seen in the Pacific Northwest (USA).