Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Twin Keel
Rigging Type: Solent
LOA: 52.17 ft
LOD: 49.21 ft
LWL: 41.83 ft
S.A. (reported): 1,367.02 ft²
Beam: 14.67 ft
Displacement: 44,092.45 lb
Ballast: 15,432.36 lb
Max Draft: 4.99 ft
Construction: Aluminum
Ballast Type: Lead
Builder: Various (Owner built)
Designer: Kurt Reinke

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Type: 2x diesel
HP: 2x 58
Fuel: 925 gals


Water: 396 gals

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 17.60
Bal. / Displ.: 35.00
Disp: / Len: 268.94
Comfort Ratio: 42.42
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.66
Hull Speed: 8.67 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 2,192.63 pounds/inch

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Designers: Kurt Reinke
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A development of the 14 HYDRA.
Double engine system allows for temporary use as a motorsailer.
Reported sail area = Main + 100% fore triangle.
Plan also available with a deeper twin keel. Draft: 1.62 m / 5.31 ft.
Plans also available with fin keel:
-Shallow Draft: 1.75 m / 5.74ft.
-Deep draft: 1.9 m / 6.23 ft.
Plans for steel construction were also available.