Best Boats 2012 Nominee: Moody 45DS

With its modern lines and dramatic deck saloon configuration, which puts the cabin sole at the same level as the cockpit— la the typical cruising multihull—the Moody 45DS has been turning heads for a couple of years over in Europe. Now it’s headed for U.S. waters, where its nearly plumb stem and transom, dual rudders, twin wheels, spacious accommodations and unique approach to cruising are sure
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With its modern lines and dramatic deck saloon configuration, which puts the cabin sole at the same level as the cockpit— la the typical cruising multihull—the Moody 45DS has been turning heads for a couple of years over in Europe. Now it’s headed for U.S. waters, where its nearly plumb stem and transom, dual rudders, twin wheels, spacious accommodations and unique approach to cruising are sure to turn heads as well. moodyyachts.com

SPECS

LOA: 46ft

LWL: 40ft

Beam: 13ft, 9in

Draft: 7ft, 2in

Displacement: 24,400lbs.

Ballast: 6,700lbs.

Sail area: 367ft, 6in

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