Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type: Cutter
LOA: 42.67 ft
LWL: 35.08 ft
S.A. (reported): 860.00 ft²
Beam: 12.50 ft
Displacement: 24,600.00 lb
Ballast: 8,450.00 lb
Max Draft: 6.18 ft
Construction: FG
Ballast Type: Lead
First Built: 1979
# Built: 6
Builder: Chien Yu (TAIWAN)
Designer: Robert Perry (unauthorized)

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Volvo
Type: Diesel
HP: 40
Fuel: 100 gals


Water: 200 gals

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 16.33
Bal. / Displ.: 34.35
Disp: / Len: 254.39
Comfort Ratio: 35.22
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.72
Hull Speed: 7.94 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 1,566.81 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

Mast Height from DWL: 49.50 ft

Sailboat Links

Designers: Robert Perry
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Originally designed for a single client (based on the VALIANT 40) but went into limited and unauthorized production. (against designers wishes with no royalties paid)
Promoted by Pacific Odyssey Inc., (USA).