Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Keel/Cbrd.
Rigging Type: Masthead Sloop
LOA: 28.58 ft
LWL: 24.16 ft
S.A. (reported): 383.00 ft²
Beam: 8.33 ft
Displacement: 6,500.00 lb
Ballast: 1,260.00 lb
Max Draft: 6.50 ft
Min Draft: 2.83 ft
Construction: FG
First Built: 1963
Last Built: 1970
Builder: Soverel Marine (USA)
Designer: Daniel McCarthy/W.Walters

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 17.65
Bal. / Displ.: 19.38
Disp: / Len: 205.77
Comfort Ratio: 23.40
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.79
S#: 2.71
Hull Speed: 6.59 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 719.10 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 33.58 ft
J: 11.75 ft
P: 30.58 ft
E: 12.17 ft
S.A. Fore: 197.28 ft²
S.A. Main: 186.08 ft²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 383.36 ft²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 17.67
Est. Forestay Length: 35.58 ft

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Builders: Soverel Marine (USA)
Related Sailboats: SOVEREL 28
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The SOVEREL 28 is a more cruising oriented version based on the same hull (smaller cockpit and extended coachroof). Both versions were available with a yawl rig.