Moody – 40 for sale

£ 105,486

Grenada, Grenada


2019/2020 Major Refit
New paint, sails, rigging etc This Moody 40 is found is exceptional condition having been entensively refitted by the current owner. She is very well equipped including a watermaker, SSB, electric head, Solar panels, AIS, Bow thruster to name just a few items. The Moody range of yachts designed by Bill Dixon are well renowned for their Offshore seakeeping and solid build quality. This Moody 40 really is a round the World cruising yacht.   The Moody 40 is a beautiful performance cruising vessel, fully capable of comfortable extended blue water cruising. Due to the long waterline length and balanced helm, her performance is extraordinary, yet she can easily be sailed by just two people. Benefiting from the three cabin layout, this yacht has a large and airy saloon which can be enjoyed. There is a twin berth forward, a single cabin and the owner’s generously proportioned stateroom aft with its centerline double berth. The layout is completed by an ample galley, two heads and more than adequate storage. The interior fittings are superbly crafted throughout and painstaking attention to even the smallest details. The woodwork throughout is teak, including teak and holly inlay flooring. InteriorGalley EquipmentGas burner/stove + ovenFridgeCoolboxAccommodations3 cabins2 double berths2 single berthsTotal sleep, 6 people RefitINTERIORAreas with any wear were professionally varnished or changed. Including companionway steps, floors.New plumbing: new faucets and showers (Hans Grohe)New curtains all around the boatNew cushions all around the boatNew mattress in aft cabin (very comfortable, made to custom fit the boat)All locks were cleaned, greased and polishedAll interior parts in stainless steel were polished (sinks, sockets, switches, etc.)New dining setsAll hinges cleaned or changed (doors, fridge, cabinets)All interior mirrors changedAdditional EquipmentEXTERIORTopsides professionally prepared and painted (sprayed) with Awcraft paint (Dark blue colour)Tow rails, grab handles and all other wood parts varnished with 10 coats of Epifanes varnishNon-skid repaintedNew stainless steel through-hulls on topsides (including anchor drain)New antifouling paint (4 coats, first two red, last 2 black)New running and standing riggingNew Bimini and spray-hoodNew teak outboard holderLightly sanded teak decksNew teak in the cockpit (seats, floors, table)New teak flag pole (with new British registry flag)New teak steps in transomNew cockpit tableNew LED navigation lights (all)All hatches came out and reinstalled with fresh adhesiveAll fixed windows reinstalled, and glass changed (Makrolon)The steering wheel is covered in leatherCaulking was changed where it showed any wearAll winches serviced in 2018 summerNew fenders all around (including high-quality personalised fender socks)New dock linesNew Crusader sails (main and genoa), made in the UK Boat has loads of extra things which goes with the sale. Parts, tools, fishing rod, snorkel gear, extra main sail, many ropes, jerry cans, board games, books, bed sheets, plates, pans, pots and many many more. You virtualy do not need to bring a thing to be ready to sail.MECHANICALNew injectors for the engineNew starter motor (old in good shape comes as spare)New alternator (old in good shape comes as spare)New hosesNew filtersFresh oil in engine and saildriveRaw water pump refurbished (bearings, seals, impeller)Saildrive refurbished (new bearings, anode, and seals)New rubber seal installed (where saildrive meets the hull)New KIWI feathering propeller installedKeel bolts changedCrankshaft and oil pump seals changed.ELECTRONICS AND ELECTRICNew Spectra Ventura T200 Water maker installed (never used)New washdown system for deck and anchor installed (fresh or saltwater)USB and 12V outlets installed in every cabin (1x USB, 1x12V per cabin)New raw water electric sink system installed (for dishwashing or any other needs), also there is a manual pump for back upAll lights were changed to LED’sThe high-end FOCAL audio system was installed inside and outside (cockpit), Pioneer stereo player with BluetoothNew RARITAN ELEGANCE freshwater electric toilet in aft head (very silent operation)Bow toilet converted to Jabsco electric unit (could be easily converted back to manual if so desired)Never used Victron 3000w power inverter/charger comes with the boat (not installed in the time of the writing)All the electronics were installed professionally with breakers and additional panels.2 x new Caframo Sirocco II very quiet interior fans installed1 x new portable 12V fan included in the boatNew Standard Horizon HX870 handheld radio installed (with charging cradle and GPS function)2 X new Standard Horizon HX100 handheld radios come with the boatNew Raymarine AIS/VHF splitter 100 installedBilge pump float switches replaced (2x)New solar panels fitted (2 x 270w, made in Europe)New Victron solar controllerNew batteries (capacity – 700 amp in total, 4 x 110 amp, 2x 230 amp)New toilet hoses for the head in the bowGeneral equipmentVolvo Penta MD22 engineVolvo Penta 120S Saildrive (later model)Teak decksFurlex system for front sailIn-mast furler system for mainsailRaymarine HybridTouch ChartplotterIcom IC-M802 SSB radioSimrad RS25 VHF radio with a portable unit to carry aroundRaymarine AIS650 Class B TransceiverRaytheon RL70 Radar700 amps batteries, new, installed 2021JanuaryBattery meter (NASA BM-1)Barometer/Ships clock in brassAutohelm instruments in the cockpit (wind/speed/depth)Duo gen power generator (wind and hydro modes)Holding tank (black water) installed5 x cooking gas containersLife raft for 8 persons with valid inspection and new coverAvon deep bottom dinghy (freshly serviced)Tohatsu 9.8 Two Stroke engine (freshly serviced)Kannad EpirbZinc saver / Galvanic isolator – SterlingTop loading fridge. New compressor fitted in 2016Raytheon Autopilot with cockpit controlNAV6 NAVTEX receiverSide-Power SP 55S bow thrusterSelden mast/boom (off white colour)Rocna 20 anchor with 50 meters of chain, electric windlass. General informationMoody 40, made in 1997, commissioned in 1998. It was used as Moody’s demonstration boat. On one of the occasions, Princess Anne was on board of this particular boat. Thin keel version (1.95m draft)Fuel tank – 274 litresWater tank – 364 litresWeight – 12 tonnes DisclaimerNicolle Associates offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice. * As always photographs do not do justice so a viewing is highly recommended. * This boat is lying in Grenada. * © 2020 Nicolle Associates …*