Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Wing Keel
Rigging Type: Masthead Sloop
LOA: 24.42 ft
LWL: 22.00 ft
S.A. (reported): 276.00 ft²
Beam: 9.42 ft
Displacement: 4,500.00 lb
Ballast: 1,790.00 lb
Max Draft: 3.17 ft
Construction: FG
Ballast Type: Lead
First Built: 1987
Last Built: 1988
# Built: 6
Builder: Vandestadt and McGruer Ltd.
Designer: J. Berret/Vandestadt & McGruer

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 16.25
Bal. / Displ.: 39.78
Disp: / Len: 188.67
Comfort Ratio: 15.43
Capsize Screening Formula: 2.29
S#: 2.75
Hull Speed: 6.29 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 740.49 pounds/inch

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3rd ad full width

Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 30.75 ft
J: 10.00 ft
P: 26.50 ft
E: 9.25 ft
S.A. Fore: 153.75 ft²
S.A. Main: 122.56 ft²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 276.31 ft²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 16.27
Est. Forestay Length: 32.34 ft

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Designers: Berret-Racoupeau
Hubert Vandestadt
Builders: Vandestadt and McGruer Ltd. (CAN)
Related Sailboats: KELT 7.60
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Based on the KELT 7.60, slightly retooled and given a lead winged keel.
Thanks to 'strider', previously a dealer for these yachts, for providing corrections and additional information.
On the brochure, design credit is given to Vandestadt & McGruer.