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Moorings 4500 is a Offshore cruising catamaran built by Robertson and Caine and designed by Simonis Voogd Design. Her first hull was built in 2017 with an overall lengh of 13.72 m or 45 ft long and a Deck stepped mast mast configuration.

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MOORINGS 4500 Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft13.72 m / 45 ft
Builder(s)Robertson and Caine
Designer(s)Simonis Voogd Design
SeriesThe Moorings
categoryOffshore cruising catamaran
CountrySouth Africa
Hull TypeCatamaran
First Hull Built2017
Last Hull BuiltStill in production
AppendagesSkegs skeg on each hull
HelmSingle helm wheel
RudderTwin spade rudders
CockpitAft cockpit
Rigging TypeSloop Marconi (square top mainsail) 9/10
Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal780 L / 206.1 gal


Overall Length (LOA) 13.72 m / 45 ft
Hull Length13.72 m / 45 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)13.07 m / 42.11 ft
Beam (width)7.36 m / 24.1 ft
Draft1.5 m / 4.11 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 14500 kg / 31967 lb
Maximum Displacement12692 kg / 27981 lb


Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)184
Sail Area to Displacement21.42
Upwind Sail Area to Displacement20.75 m²/T / 223 ft²/T

Above Deck

Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Mast Height from DWL21.34 m / 70 ft
Rotating SparsNo
Number of Levels of Spreaders1
Spreaders AngleSwept-back (diamond)
Spars ConstructionAluminum spars
Standing Rigging1x19 strand wire continuous
Reported Sail Area114.18 m² / 1229.00 ft²
Upwind Sail Area123.4 m² / 1328 ft²
Mainsail Area73 m² / 786 ft²
Genoa Area50.4 m² / 543 ft²

Engine Room

Engine(s)2 inboard engines
Engine(s) Power45 HP
Fuel typeDiesel
Fuel Tank Capacity700 L / 184.9 gal