Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Centerboard Dinghy
Rigging Type: Cat (Marconi)
LOA: 3.48 m
S.A. (reported): 6.97 m²
Beam: 1.42 m
Displacement: 64 kg
Max Draft: 1.17 m
Min Draft: 0.10 m
Construction: Wood or FG
First Built: 1939
# Built: 10000
Designer: Philip Rhodes

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Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 44.53
Capsize Screening Formula: 3.60

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3rd ad full width

Rig and Sail Particulars

P: 4.88 m
E: 2.64 m
S.A. Main: 6.44 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 6.44 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 41.18


Originally designed to be completed by the amateur builder from plans. (still available).
Fiberglass construction approved in 1959.