Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Long Keel
Rigging Type: Masthead Ketch
LOA: 13.72 m
LWL: 11.96 m
S.A. (reported): 68.19 m²
Beam: 4.22 m
Displacement: 13,608 kg
Ballast: 4,990 kg
Max Draft: 1.46 m
Construction: FG
First Built: 1974
Builder: Henry Scheel (USA)
Designer: Henry Scheel

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Ford Lehman
Type: Diesel
HP: 80

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 12.21
Bal. / Displ.: 36.67
Disp: / Len: 221.49
Comfort Ratio: 34.23
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.78
S#: 1.89
Hull Speed: 8.40 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 1,939.58 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 14.94 m
J: 5.12 m
P: 13.26 m
E: 4.51 m
PY: 2.65 m
S.A. Fore: 38.24 m²
S.A. Main: 29.91 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 68.14 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 12.21
Est. Forestay Length: 15.79 m

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Designers: Henry Scheel
Related Sailboats: MORGAN 461/462
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Six Scheel 45's were designed and built by Henry Scheel in Rockland, Maine. In later years this design was built by Morgan Yachts as the Morgan 461 and 462.