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MoodyMoody 44 (circa 1970's)
Introduced: 1972
Ceased: 1975
Hull moulded by: Halmatic
Fitted out by: A H Moody & Son Ltd, Southampton
Designer: Laurent Giles & Partners
Boats Built: 18
Berths: 8

Teak laid decks, large centre cockpit, wheel steering. The racing version is available only as a sloop. Forward cabin: Two berths. Forward toilet: Shower unit, basin and a WC. Saloon: 'U' shape settee to port with stowage lockers above, a straight settee to starboard at sitting height and a pilot berth neatly arranged at higher level. navigation compartment to port: Chart table looking forward incorporating chart stowage drawer and a full-length berth is incorporated. Forward end of the berth forms the navigators seat. Galley to starboard: 'U' shape work top, cooker, stainless steel sink is on the forward return end of galley. Passageway on starboard side: Full length wardrobe immediately aft of the galley and a single berth is borrowed through into the aft cabin open to the passage only. Aft cabin contains two berths and an abundance of stowage space and also has its own toilet compartment.

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Draft (shallow keel)1.75m5'9"
Ballast4,795 kg4.72 Tons
Water548 ltr120 gal144 US gal
Fuel456 ltr100 gal120 US gal
Mainsail (Sloop)105.23m²345 sq ft
100% Fore Triangle137.25m²450 sq ft
Genoa210.45m²690 sq ft
Mainsail (Ketch)89.67m²294 sq ft
100% Fore Triangle128.10m²420 sq ft
Genoa196.73m²645 sq ft
Mizzen29.28m²96 sq ft
Perkins 4/108 40hp diesel or Thornycroft 157 62hp diesel

Test Reports: Yachting World 1971

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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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