Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type: Staysail Ketch
LOA: 42.00 ft
LWL: 34.00 ft
S.A. (reported): 869.00 ft²
Beam: 12.83 ft
Displacement: 32,000.00 lb
Ballast: 12,000.00 lb
Max Draft: 5.50 ft
Construction: FG
First Built: 1978
Last Built: 1990
Builder: Vagabond/Blue Water Yacht Builders (TAIWAN)
Designer: George H. Stadel III

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Ford Lehman
Type: Diesel
HP: 90
Fuel: 110 gals


Water: 140 gals

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 13.85
Bal. / Displ.: 37.50
Disp: / Len: 363.47
Comfort Ratio: 45.41
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.62
S#: 1.01
Hull Speed: 7.81 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 1,558.66 pounds/inch

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3rd ad full width

Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 48.00 ft
J: 19.50 ft
P: 42.00 ft
E: 14.25 ft
PY: 24.30 ft
EY: 8.37 ft
S.A. Fore: 468.00 ft²
S.A. Main: 299.25 ft²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 767.25 ft²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 12.23
Est. Forestay Length: 51.81 ft
Mast Height from DWL: 57.00 ft

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Designers: George Stadel III
Builders: Blue Water Yacht Builders Ltd. (TAIWAN)
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Also called WESTWIND 42.