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MoodyMoody 379
Introduced: 1980
Ceased: 1982
Hull moulded by: Robert Ives (Boat Builders) Ltd
Fitted out by: A H Moody & Son Ltd, Southampton
Designer: German Frers
Boats Built: 4
Berths: 8

Moody 379 has been conceived as primarily a yacht, which will be a pleasure to own and sail. A yacht equally at home cruising with the family or racing with your friends. The Moody 379 has a masthead rig of high aspect ratio. The fo'c's'le is arranged with sail bins to port and starboard, with folding pipe cots over, pipe cots fitted with terylene bases, loose mattresses, stowage locker, hatch to deck. The toilet compartment includes a wash basin, pressurised hot and cold water taps, stowage lockers, fixed window. Saloon has an 'L' shaped settee to starboard converting to single berth, pilot berth above and outboard to starboard, settee berth to port with cocktail cabinet, stowage locker, hanging locker/oilskin locker forward. Table with folding leaves, opening skylight. Galley is to port, arranged with cooker, ice box, sink complete with hot and cold pressurised taps and an emergency fresh water hand pump, stowage locker. Aft cabin is separated by a door from the remainder of the accommodation, a large double berth to port, which can be divided into two at sea, and a single berth to starboard, also to starboard is a wardrobe, and there is a dressing table aft, and opening window.

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Draft (long keel)1.98m6'6"
Displacement6,350 kg14,000 lbs
Water226 ltr50 gal
Fuel113 ltr20 gal
Mainsail28.33m²305 sq ft
100% Fore triangle36.00m²387 sq ft
Bukh DV 36 ME 36hp diesel

Test Reports: Yachting Monthly 1979 & Yachting World 1980

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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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