Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Centerboard Dinghy
Rigging Type: Fractional Sloop
LOA: 16.40 ft
Beam: 5.25 ft
Displacement: 400.00 lb
Max Draft: 2.50 ft
Min Draft: 0.60 ft
Construction: Wood/FG
First Built: 1935
# Built: 6000
Builder: Various
Designer: Carl Martens

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Sailboat Calculations

Capsize Screening Formula: 2.85

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Sailboat Links

Builders: Abeking & Rasmussen
Associations: Pirate Class Dinghy (GER)
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The Pirate is a 'youth' dinghy sailed primarily in Germany where an active class exists to this day. Fiberglass contruction was introduced in 1960.