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MoodyMoody 40 (circa 1980's)
Introduced: December 1978
Ceased: August 1981
Built by: Marine Projects (Plymouth) Limited
Designer: Angus Primrose
Boats Built: 56
Berths: 6/7

Moody 40 was based on the Moody 39 and had a larger aft cabin and different cockpit layout. The fo'c's'le has 2 separate berths convertible to a double. The forward heads has marine wc, hot and cold water, shower. Forward guest cabin: Situated on port side opposite to wc/shower compartment. Two single berths, one above the other. Dressing table, locker and hanging space. Saloon: U-shaped dinette to port with large lockers, starboard side forward there is a sizeable fixed chart table. Galley: aft of this is a spacious, well laid out galley area, hot and cold water supply, cooker, refrigerator. Owner's stateroom: Double berth, dressing table, wc including shower, and washbasin in separate compartment.

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Draft (fin keel)1.67m5'6"
Displacement8,222 kg18,150 lbs
Ballast3,026 kg6,680 lbs
Water409 ltr90 gal / 108 US gal
Fuel204.5 ltr45 gal / 53 US gal
Mainsail27.60m²300 sq ft
No.2 Genoa39.84m²433 sq ft
Working Jib27.14m²295 sq ft
No.1 Genoa51.06m²555 sq ft
Storm Jib7.73m²84 sq ft
Thornycroft T108, 47 hp diesel engine.

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Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars the correctness is not guaranteed and they are intended as a guide only and do not constitute a part of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and at his own expense to employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability on our part. All dimensions, speeds & range given are approximate and should be treated as a guide only. Other Engine makes or models may have been fitted. The pictures are from brochures or of a similar boat.

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