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MoodyMoody Grenadier 183, Moody 63 & 66
Introduced: 1974
Ceased: 1982
Hull moulded by: Halmatic Ltd
Fitted out by: A H Moody & Son Ltd, Southampton
Designer: Laurent Giles
Boats Built: 3

Moody 63 layout: Fo'c'sle: Chain locker forward, sail bins to port and starboard with folding pipe cots over. Crew toilet compartment: Basin, WC, shower, solid doors leading to fo'c's'le and passage. Forward passage: solid door separating forward accommodation from galley. Captain's cabin: To port of passageway, upper and lower berths, wardrobe forward and dressing table. Forward guest cabin: To starboard of passageway with upper and lower berths. Own toilet compartment with toilet and basin. Chart space: A large chart table with seat and chart stowage, oilskin locker between chart table and steps leading to saloon. Galley: seat and bar forward with high level cupboard above supported by stanchion/hand grips. Double sinks, cooker, refrigerator. Saloon: 'U' shaped settee to port with adjustable two-position table. Forward starboard, the inside steering position complete with a fully upholstered helmsman's seat. Lockers and furniture on starboard. Passageway to aft accommodation. Aft guests cabin: To starboard of passageway, upper and lower berths, dressing table, and wardrobe aft. Aft toilet and shower compartment to port: WC, wash basin, door to separate shower compartment. Owner's cabin: Dressing table, port and starboard, single berth fitted, or double berth with fixed base to port with 'L' shaped settee to starboard. Wardrobes and dressing tables.Moody Grenadier 183 & Moody 66 where based on the Moody 63 hull. Different layout options where available on all three models.

Moody 63 photo
Grenadier 183 photo

Moody 63 plan

LOA (66)20.06m66'0"
LOA (63)19.20m63'0"
LOA (183)18.29m60'0"
Draft (fin keel)2.43m8'0"
Displacement (63)36,144 kg35.5 Tons
Ballast12,700 kg12.5 Tons
Water (63)2,700 ltr600 gal713 US gal
Water (183)2,400 ltr528 gal634 US gal
Fuel (63)2,700 ltr600 gal713 US gal
Fuel (183)2,200 ltr484 gal581 US gal
Mainsail61.31m²660 sq ft
100% fore triangle70.88m²763 sq ft
Roller Genoa20.62m²198 sq ft
Perkins V8 510 diesel 140hp

Test Reports: Moody 63 Yachting World 1974

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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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