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Moody 54 DS Deep draft is a Offshore deck saloon cruising sailboat built by Moody and designed by Dixon Yacht Design. Her first hull was built in 2014 and a Keel stepped mast mast configuration.

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MOODY 54 DS DEEP DRAFT Sailboat Specifications​


Builder(s)A. H. Moody & Son Ltd
Designer(s)Dixon Yacht Design
VersionDeep draft
categoryOffshore deck saloon cruising sailboat
CountryUnited Kingdom
Hull TypeMonohull
First Hull Built2014
Last Hull BuiltStill in production
AppendagesKeel L-shaped keel (with bulb)
HelmTwin helm wheels
RudderSingle spade rudder
CockpitOpen aft cockpit
Ballast TypeCast iron
Rigging TypeSloop Marconi masthead
Mast LayoutKeel stepped mast
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal810 L / 214 gal
Ballast Ratio0.29


Hull Length17.1 m / 56.1 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)15.55 m / 51 ft
Beam (width)5.2 m / 17.1 ft
Draft2.65 m / 8.8 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 24500 kg / 54013 lb
Ballast Weight7000 kg / 15432 lb


Critical Hull Speed9.57 knots
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)185
Ballast Ratio0.29
Upwind Sail Area to Displacement19.03 m²/T / 205 ft²/T
Downwind Sail Area to Displacement33.37 m²/T / 359 ft²/T

Above Deck

Mast LayoutKeel stepped mast
Mast Height from DWL25.3 m / 83 ft
Rotating SparsNo
Number of Levels of Spreaders2
Spreaders AngleSwept-back
Spars ConstructionAluminum spars
Upwind Sail Area160.5 m² / 1728 ft²
Downwind Sail Area281.5 m² / 3030 ft²
Mainsail Area81.5 m² / 877 ft²
Genoa Area79 m² / 850 ft²
I70.2 ft * 21.4 m
J21 ft * 6.4 m
P67.11 ft * 20.7 m
E23.4 ft * 7.1 m

Engine Room

Engine(s)1 inboard engine
Engine(s) Power146 HP
Fuel typeDiesel
Fuel Tank Capacity522 L / 137.9 gal

Below Deck

Fridge Capacity140 L / 37 gal
Head Headroom6.10 ft * 2.06 m