Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Dbrd. Dinghy
Rigging Type: Cat (Marconi)
LOA: 12.31 ft / 3.75 m
S.A. (reported): 68.00 ft² / 6.32 m²
Beam: 4.59 ft / 1.40 m
Displacement: 90.00 lb / 41 kg
Max Draft: 2.00 ft / 0.61 m
Min Draft: 0.12 ft / 0.04 m
Construction: Wood/FG
First Built: 1974
# Built: 2000
Designer: Rex Fettell

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Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 54.19
Capsize Screening Formula: 4.10

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Sailboat Links

Designers: Rex Fettell
Builders: Formula Sailcraft (AUS)
Associations: Sabre Dinghy of Australia
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Single handed dinghy that is sailed in more than 30 clubs in Australia. Originally intended for the amateur builder (plywood 'stitch & glue'.)
Sabres are now built in both timber and foam sandwich by both professional and amateur builders.