Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin w/spade rudder
Rigging Type: Masthead Sloop
LOA: 7.60 m
LWL: 6.40 m
S.A. (reported): 24.34 m²
Beam: 2.59 m
Displacement: 2,177 kg
Ballast: 862 kg
Max Draft: 0.76 m
Construction: FG
First Built: 1985
Builder: Watkins Yachts Inc. (USA)

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Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 14.77
Bal. / Displ.: 39.58
Disp: / Len: 231.39
Comfort Ratio: 19.33
Capsize Screening Formula: 2.02
S#: 2.12
Hull Speed: 6.14 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 637.80 pounds/inch

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Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 8.84 m
J: 3.20 m
P: 7.39 m
E: 2.74 m
S.A. Fore: 14.14 m²
S.A. Main: 10.14 m²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 24.28 m²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 14.74
Est. Forestay Length: 9.40 m

Sailboat Links

Builders: Watkins Yachts
Associations: Watkins Owners
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The hull of the WATKINS 25 is alledged to have derived from the COLUMBIA 24 (with major modifications) including a completely different deck and coachroof. The WATKINS 25 later became the COM-PAC 25.