Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin w/bulb & spade rudder
Rigging Type: Masthead Sloop
LOA: 36.08 ft
LWL: 32.00 ft
S.A. (reported): 678.00 ft²
Beam: 11.25 ft
Displacement: 10,475.00 lb
Max Draft: 7.58 ft
Construction: FG w/ sandwich
First Built: 1998
Last Built: 2008
Builder: Sydney Yachts (AUS)
Designer: Murray Burns Dovell

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Type: Diesel

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 22.74
Disp: / Len: 142.71
Comfort Ratio: 19.40
Capsize Screening Formula: 2.06
S#: 4.27
Hull Speed: 7.58 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 1,286.32 pounds/inch

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3rd ad full width

Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 49.41 ft
J: 13.93 ft
P: 43.24 ft
E: 15.46 ft
S.A. Fore: 344.14 ft²
S.A. Main: 334.25 ft²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 678.39 ft²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 22.75
Est. Forestay Length: 51.34 ft

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Designers: Murray, Burns & Dovell Pty. Ltd.
Builders: Sydney Yachts/Bashford Int.
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A highly 'recycled' design with many variants.
(Rig Dims. shown here are from one S36 IRC cert. and may not be representative)
First offered as BH 36, IMS racing design.(unknown number). Some, with shorter rigs and shallower keels sold to the charter trade.
Later available available as SYDNEY 36CR and 36S (-2008?), new deck and coach roof, updated foils.
Probably more than 30 related hulls built.