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Moody 45 Aft Deep draft is a Offshore cruising sailboat built by Moody and designed by Dixon Yacht Design. Her first hull was built in 2010 with an overall lengh of 14.03 m or 46 ft long and a Deck stepped mast mast configuration.

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MOODY 45 AFT DEEP DRAFT Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft14.03 m / 46 ft
Builder(s)A. H. Moody & Son Ltd
Designer(s)Dixon Yacht Design
VersionDeep draft
categoryOffshore cruising sailboat
CountryUnited Kingdom
Hull TypeMonohull
First Hull Built2010
Last Hull Built2019
AppendagesKeel L-shaped keel (with bulb)
HelmTwin helm wheels
RudderSingle spade rudder
CockpitClosing aft cockpit with opening system
Ballast TypeCast iron
Rigging TypeSloop Marconi 9/10
Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Number of Head(s)2
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal320 L / 84.5 gal
Ballast Ratio0.27


Overall Length (LOA) 14.03 m / 46 ft
Hull Length13.72 m / 45 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)12.2 m / 40 ft
Beam (width)4.2 m / 13.10 ft
Draft2.2 m / 7.2 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 12200 kg / 26896 lb
Ballast Weight3350 kg / 7385 lb


Critical Hull Speed8.48 knots
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)190
Ballast Ratio0.27
Upwind Sail Area to Displacement21.13 m²/T / 227 ft²/T
Downwind Sail Area to Displacement33.78 m²/T / 364 ft²/T

Above Deck

Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Rotating SparsNo
Number of Levels of Spreaders2
Spreaders AngleSwept-back
Spars ConstructionAluminum spars
Upwind Sail Area112 m² / 1206 ft²
Downwind Sail Area179 m² / 1927 ft²
Mainsail Area52 m² / 560 ft²
Genoa Area60 m² / 646 ft²
I55.6 ft * 16.92 m
J16.2 ft * 4.95 m
P54.5 ft * 16.59 m
E19.6 ft * 5.95 m

Engine Room

Engine(s)1 inboard engine
Engine(s) Power53 HP
Fuel typeDiesel
Fuel Tank Capacity220 L / 58.1 gal

Below Deck

Fridge Capacity130 L / 34.3 gal