Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Definitions
Hull Type: Fin w/transom hung rudder
Rigging Type: Masthead Sloop
LOA: 26.33 ft
LWL: 22.50 ft
S.A. (reported): 282.00 ft²
Beam: 8.67 ft
Displacement: 4,350.00 lb
Ballast: 1,950.00 lb
Max Draft: 3.83 ft
Construction: FG
First Built: 1974
Last Built: 1985
# Built: 960
Builder: Tanzer Industries Ltd. (CAN)
Designer: Johann Tanzer

Sailboat Calculations

Definitions
S.A. / Displ.: 16.98
Bal. / Displ.: 44.83
Disp: / Len: 170.49
Comfort Ratio: 16.00
Capsize Screening Formula: 2.13
S#: 3.13
Hull Speed: 6.36 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 697.02 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

HELP
I: 30.15 ft
J: 10.58 ft
P: 25.25 ft
E: 10.25 ft
S.A. Fore: 159.49 ft²
S.A. Main: 129.41 ft²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 288.90 ft²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 17.40
Est. Forestay Length: 31.95 ft
Mast Height from DWL: 33.00 ft

Sailboat Links

Builders: Tanzer Industries Ltd.
Associations: Tanzer 26
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Notes

Most 26s were outboard-powered, though an inboard Yanmar diesel was an option.