Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type: Cutter
LOA: 14.88 m
LWL: 12.78 m
S.A. (reported): 98.85 m²
Beam: 4.57 m
Displacement: 14,742 kg
Ballast: 5,897 kg
Max Draft: 2.06 m
Construction: FG
First Built: 1989
Builder: Ta Shing Yacht Building (TAIWAN)
Designer: Bill Dixon

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Yanmar
Model: 4JH-DTE
Type: Diesel
HP: 77
Fuel: 473 L


Water: 757 L

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 16.79
Bal. / Displ.: 40.00
Disp: / Len: 196.96
Comfort Ratio: 31.00
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.88
S#: 2.72
Hull Speed: 8.68 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 2,246.77 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 18.29 m
J: 5.92 m
P: 16.31 m
E: 5.49 m
S.A. Fore: 54.13 m²
S.A. Main: 44.73 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 98.86 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 16.79
Est. Forestay Length: 19.22 m

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Designers: Bill Dixon
Builders: Ta Shing Yacht Building Ltd.
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Scheel Keel: 5.83'
Later became the TASWELL 50 which was in production until 2002.