Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Long Keel
Rigging Type: Masthead Ketch
LOA: 36.00 ft
LWL: 27.50 ft
S.A. (reported): 603.00 ft²
Beam: 11.00 ft
Displacement: 14,400.00 lb
Ballast: 5,000.00 lb
Max Draft: 4.50 ft
Construction: FG
Ballast Type: Lead
First Built: 1972
Last Built: 1982
# Built: 140
Builder: Wright/Allied Yachts (USA)
Designer: Arthur Edmunds

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Westerbeke/Perkins
Type: Diesel
Fuel: 40 gals


Water: 80 gals

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 16.36
Bal. / Displ.: 34.72
Disp: / Len: 309.11
Comfort Ratio: 30.38
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.81
S#: 1.43
Hull Speed: 7.03 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 1,080.87 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 41.00 ft
J: 12.60 ft
P: 36.00 ft
E: 14.00 ft
PY: 22.00 ft
EY: 8.50 ft
S.A. Fore: 258.30 ft²
S.A. Main: 252.00 ft²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 510.30 ft²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 13.84
Est. Forestay Length: 42.89 ft

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Designers: Arthur Edmunds
Builders: Allied Boat Company Inc. (USA)
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The PRINCESS 36 was available as a cutter or ketch. A center cockpit version was called the CONTESSA, but few of these were built.
A bowsprit was added around 1980 (PRINCESS 36 MKII). As with the earlier model it was available as a cutter or ketch.