MOODY 45 DS Detailed Review

If you are a boat enthusiast looking to get more information on specs, built, make, etc. of different boats, then here is a complete review of MOODY 45 DS. Built by Moody Yachts (A. H. Moody & Sons) and designed by Bill Dixon, the boat was first built in 2010. It has a hull type of Fin w/bulb & dual rudders and LOA is 13.72. Its sail area/displacement ratio 17.55. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Yanmar, runs on Diesel.

MOODY 45 DS has retained its value as a result of superior building, a solid reputation, and a devoted owner base. Read on to find out more about MOODY 45 DS and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:13.72 m / 45.01 ft
Rigging Type:Fractional Sloop
Hull Type:Fin w/bulb & dual rudders
S.A. (reported):97.92 m2 / 1054.00 ft2
Draft (max):1.99 m / 6.53 ft
Displacement:13600 kg / 29982.83 lbs
Ballast:4300 kg / 9479.87 lbs
Ballast Type:Lead
Designers:Bill Dixon
LWL:12.93 m / 42.42 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:29.15
Capsize Screening Formula:1.93

Rig And Sail Specs

I:18.5 m / 60.70 ft
S.A. Fore:18.4 m / 60.37 ft
E:6 m / 19.69 ft
S.A. Fore:48.29 m2 / 519.79 ft2
S.A. Main:55.19 m2 / 594.06 ft2
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles)103.48 m2 / 1113.85 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank

Fuel:598 L / 157.97 gals


Water:799 L / 211.07 gals


Builders:Moody Yachts (A. H. Moody & Sons)
Designers:Bill Dixon


Who designed the MOODY 45 DS?

MOODY 45 DS was designed by Bill Dixon.

Who builds MOODY 45 DS?

MOODY 45 DS is built by Moody Yachts (A. H. Moody & Sons).

When was MOODY 45 DS first built?

MOODY 45 DS was first built in 2010.

How long is MOODY 45 DS?

MOODY 45 DS is 12.93 m in length.

What is mast height on MOODY 45 DS?

MOODY 45 DS has a mast height of 18.4 m.

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