Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type: Masthead Sloop
LOA: 10.08 m
LWL: 7.45 m
S.A. (reported): 39.95 m²
Beam: 3.07 m
Displacement: 5,897 kg
Ballast: 2,478 kg
Max Draft: 1.75 m
Construction: FG
First Built: 1968
Builder: Swarbrick Brothers
Designer: Sparkman & Stephens

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Faryman
Fuel: 97 L


Water: 300 L
Headroom: 1.85 m

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 12.49
Bal. / Displ.: 42.02
Disp: / Len: 397.55
Comfort Ratio: 34.25
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.72
S#: 0.89
Hull Speed: 6.62 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 880.25 pounds/inch

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2 nd ad half width

3rd ad full width

Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 12.19 m
J: 3.96 m
P: 9.42 m
E: 3.35 m
S.A. Fore: 24.15 m²
S.A. Main: 15.79 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 39.95 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 12.49
Est. Forestay Length: 12.82 m

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Builders: Swarbrick & Swarbrick
Related Sailboats: S&S 34
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S&S design # 1959.
Specification as built by Swarbricks.
Draft (approx, Mk 1 keel): 1.85m/6.07'
Draft (approx, Mk 2 keel): 1.92m/6.3'
Displacement -depending on fitout. Later boats several 100kg lighter, varies on fitout:
Ballast Mk1 keel: 2480kg/5,450lbs
Ballast Mk 2 keel: 2365kg/5,214lbs