Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Centerboard Dinghy
Rigging Type: Fractional Sloop
LOA: 13.78 ft / 4.20 m
S.A. (reported): 100.00 ft² / 9.29 m²
Beam: 5.09 ft / 1.55 m
Displacement: 298.00 lb / 135 kg
Max Draft: 2.79 ft / 0.85 m
Min Draft: 0.49 ft / 0.15 m
Construction: FG
First Built: 1958
# Built: 6500
Builder: ABC Fabrikerna (SWE)
Designer: Per Brohäll

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Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 35.90
Capsize Screening Formula: 3.05

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Designers: Per Brohäll
Builders: ABC Fabrikerna (SWE)
Associations: Triss Dinghy Assoc. (Sweden)
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Almost 6000 boats were built in four different models (some with lateen rig) before production ceased in 1980. Beginning in 2003, a new version went in to production. See class web site for more details.
Mainsail: 7.5m2
Jib: 1.8m2
spinnaker: 5.8m2