Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin w/bulb & spade rudder
Rigging Type: Fractional Sloop
LOA: 17.53 m
LWL: 15.08 m
S.A. (reported): 160.72 m²
Beam: 4.73 m
Displacement: 18,008 kg
Ballast: 6,622 kg
Max Draft: 3.36 m
Construction: FG
Ballast Type: Lead
First Built: 1998
Builder: Nautor
Designer: German Frers

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Yanmar
Type: Diesel

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 23.89
Bal. / Displ.: 36.78
Disp: / Len: 146.30
Comfort Ratio: 30.68
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.82
S#: 4.35
Hull Speed: 9.43 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 2,743.90 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 21.72 m
J: 6.27 m
P: 23.01 m
E: 8.06 m
S.A. Fore: 68.09 m²
S.A. Main: 92.68 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 160.77 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 23.89
Est. Forestay Length: 22.61 m

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Designers: German Frers
Builders: Nautor (Swan sailboats)
Related Sailboats: SWAN 56
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A more race oriented version of the SWAN 56. (Referred to as 'Regatta')
Same hull but with deeper draft, less displacement, and a taller fractional rig. Although a few boats have masthead rigs.
See SWAN 56 for more details.