— The website of the Sailing Vessel Beatrix, Kelly-Peterson 44 #276 (1980).

Welcome to the Refit Home page for S/V Beatrix.  This area of the Beatrix website describes most of the upgrade and refit projects undertaken by her crew over a five year period, from her purchase in 1997 to 2003.    

Inner Forestay Reinforcement

Engine Room, Tanks, & Exhaust Rebuild

Fuel Polishing System

Oil Bypass Filter

Diesel Heater



Steering gear data from Beatrix (Wheel & rudder torque at speed)

Washdown Pump


Navigation Station Rebuild (Design  Before Reconstruction  During Construction  Completed)

Aft Cabin Rebuild (New Bunk, New Storage, New Head and Holding Tank)

Winch Replacement 

Cockpit Shower 

Building a New Sailcover 

Running Rigging Diagrams

Chainplate Replacment

Autopilot Actuator Installation

Sea Hood (Turtle)

Jump to KP44 Website: "Notes from the Field" Page for other people's projects on their Peterson Cutters.

Last modified: February 17 2016 20:43