Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type: Cutter
LOA: 42.00 ft
LWL: 34.50 ft
S.A. (reported): 862.00 ft²
Beam: 12.75 ft
Displacement: 24,600.00 lb
Ballast: 9,500.00 lb
Max Draft: 6.00 ft
Construction: FG
Ballast Type: Lead
First Built: 1992
Last Built: 2010
Builder: Valiant Yachts (USA)
Designer: Robert Perry

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Westerbeke or Volvo
Type: Diesel
Fuel: 100 gals


Water: 120 gals

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 16.37
Bal. / Displ.: 38.62
Disp: / Len: 267.44
Comfort Ratio: 34.87
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.76
S#: 1.84
Hull Speed: 7.87 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 1,571.72 pounds/inch

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2 nd ad half width

3rd ad full width

Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 52.63 ft
J: 17.58 ft
P: 47.13 ft
E: 14.00 ft
S.A. Fore: 462.62 ft²
S.A. Main: 329.91 ft²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 792.53 ft²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 15.05
Est. Forestay Length: 55.49 ft

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Designers: Robert Perry
Builders: Valiant Yachts (USA)
Related Sailboats: VALIANT 42RS
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Shoal draft: 5.5'.
Deck salon version, VALIANT 42RS, was also available at this time.