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MoodyMoody Excel 31
Introduced: 1999
Ceased: 2001
Built by: Prout Catamarans
Designer: Bill Dixon

Designer Bill Dixon created the Excel 31 to be a new breed of aft cockpit yachts for people who are looking for the ultimate excitement in high performance cruising.They are sleek, agile, and most definitely fast. Equipped with single line reefing, various configurations are available for sails, rig and sail control systems. And, to help you enjoy your cruising to the full, they offer outstanding interior comfort. Whether you enjoy competition sailing, or are simply looking for more exhilarating cruising, the Excel 31 is a thrilling yacht capable of satisfying the most enthusiastic sailors. The Excel 31 is a true sporting cruiser - lean, honed, fast and superbly seaworthy. She is also remarkably agile, with a beautifully light and responsive helm. The sails are easy to manage, with halyards and reefing lines led back to cockpit winches, the mainsheet track located safely up on the coachroof and the option of a furling headstay. Her choice of fin or bilge keel opens up the full range of performance cruising possibilities.


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Draft (fin keel)1.68m5'6"
Draft (bilge keel)1.14m3'9"
Displacement (fin)4634 kg10,218 lbs
Displacement (bilge)4815 kg10,617 lbs
Ballast (fin)1475 kg3,250 lbs
Ballast (bilge)1656 kg3,650 lbs
Water180 ltr40 gal / 48 US gal
Fuel90 ltr20 gal / 24 US gal
Mainsail (masthead)21m²226 sq ft
Mainsail (fractional)23.5m²253 sq ft
Working jib14.8m²159 sq ft
Furling Genoa (optional)27m²290 sq ft
Volvo MD2020 19hp diesel engine. Saildrive.

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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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