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1987 Moody 346

Ipswich, Suffolk, United Kingdom

£39,500

The MOODY 346 is a popular centre cockpit cruising yacht offering up to 6 berths with a spacious owner’s aft cabin.

In present ownership since 1995  she has had very little used in the last 5 years

Designed by Bill Dixon of Angus Primrose Ltd and built by Marine Projects in 1987.

Part 1 British Registered.

 

 

Basic Boat Info

Tax Status: Paid
Make: Moody
Model: 346
Year: 1987
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: MLRFAL760068
Has Hull ID: Yes
Keel Type: Fin Keel

Dimensions

Length: 34'6 ft / 10.52 m
Length Overall: 34'6 ft / 10.52 m
Waterline Length: 27'11 ft / 8.51 m
Beam: 11'7 ft / 3.53 m
Max Draft: 5 ft / 1.52 m
Min Draft: 5 ft / 1.52 m
Dry Weight: 5080 kg
Ballast: 2041 kg
Electrical Circuit: 12v
Single Berths: 2
Double Berths: 2
Cabins Count: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Thornycroft
  • Model: T80
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 35hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 2 BladeBronze
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Year: 1987
Cruising Speed: 5.5 kn
Maximum Speed: 6.5 kn

Tanks

Fuel Tank Capacity: 42 L
Fuel Tank Material: Steel
Water Tank Capacity: 48 L
Water Tank Material: Grp

Other

Heads Count: 1
Drive Type: Direct
Windlass Type: Electric
Stock Number: FYL2703
Boat Class: Center Cockpit

Contact

Tim Long
Fox's Yachts

Office

Fox's Yachts
Fox's Marina
Ipswich, Suffolk, GB, IP2 8NJ
Tel:+44 (0)1473 694694
Disclaimer

In this instance Fox’s Yacht Sales are acting as brokers for the vendor.  The vendor has provided the information and whilst we endeavour to ensure the accuracy, the details are believed to be correct but are not guaranteed.  Any prospective purchaser is advised to check the boat specification thoroughly and to employ at their expense a qualified marine surveyor and/or engineer to check the specification and condition of this craft and its equipment.



Description

 

Fin keel MOODY 346 – Popular centre cockpit cruising yacht offering up to 6

berths with a spacious owner’s aft cabin.

In present ownership since 1995 and very little used in the last 5 years

Designed by Bill Dixon of Angus Primrose Ltd.

Built by Marine Projects in 1987. Part 1 British Registered.

Construction

 

White GRP hull with sugar scoop transom,

Cast iron external fin keel,

Partial skeg hung rudder with wheel steering and emergency tiller.

White GRP deck, superstructure and self-draining centre cockpit.

Grey moulded-in non-slip surfaces.

Internal GRP mouldings with varnished teak internal joinery.

Laminate surfaces in galley area.

Hull polished & waxed and antifouled Aug’/Sept’ 23.

Accommodation

 

Up to six berths in two cabins plus saloon.

Green fabric upholstery.

Teak and Holly sole boards beneath loose carpeting

Hot & cold pressurised water system– heated by engine and 240v immersion heater.

Eberspacher diesel fired hot air heating system.

 

Forward cabin with V berth and infill, hanging locker, cupboard and shelves.

Saloon – full width with settee berth to port and U shaped dinette to stbd with drop

leaf table and cupboards / book shelves outboard port & starboard.

Chart table at aft end of port berth.

Separate head to port with wash basin, h&c pressure water, shower, teak shower

grating, manual sea toilet and storage lockers.

Galley to stbd leading in to walk through to aft cabin with 2 x s/steel sinks, h&c

pressure water, 12v fridge, gimballed Plastimo Neptune 2500 two burner gas. cooker

with oven and grill, Microwave, good stowage and hanging locker by aft cabin.

2 x Wet Lockers off Galley.

Aft cabin with good size double berth to port, wash basin with hot &cold pressure

water supply, L shaped settee and Wardrobe.

 

 

Engine

 

Thorneycroft T80 4 cylinder 35hp diesel.

Closed circuit cooling.

Reversing reduction gearbox and shaft driven fixed 2 bladed propeller.

Single lever control, electric start.

Prop’ shaft, cutlass bearing & stern gland replaced 2018/9 by Fox’s Boatyard.

Engine serviced annually.

Cruising 5.5 knots. Max 6.5 knots.

Bow Thruster – Vetus – with dedicated battery

Suzuki DF 2.5Hp four stroke outboard on pushpit

Honda 2Hp air cooled outboard

Navigation Equipment

 

Plastimo binnacle compass

Raymarine ST60+ compass

Raymarine windspeed/direction

Raymarine ST4000 autopilot with wheel drive autohelm

Garmin Echomap 95sv GPS plotter showing speed/depth

AIS receiver on Garmin Echomap.

Demek RS8000 VHF with speaker.

Standard Horizon HX270E Handheld VHF

Some older out of date electronics on board, not operating

Spars and Rigging

 

Deck stepped masthead sloop. 

Kemp silver anodised mast, slab reefing boom –

2 x reefs, with lazyjacks.

Furlex furling headsail system. 

1 x 19 s/steel wire standing rigging – replaced around 2002

Terylene running rigging.

Sails

 

Mainsail –2 reef points (2000)

Furling Genoa with sacrificial strip (2000) annually serviced

Asymmetric Spinnaker with snuffer

Tri-sail

Winches

 

2 x Lewmar 44 Genoa sheet winches, self tailing.

3 x Lewmar 7 & 8 halyard reefing winches at mast

2 x Lewmar 8 cockpit winches – furling & mainsheet

Electrics

 

12 volt system - 2 x 2019 120ah domestic and 1 x 2019 120ah engine batteries – 1 x

100ah bow thruster battery

Charging by engine driven alternator or battery charger through shore power. Smart

charging system

Interior and navigation lights inc bow, stern, steaming, deck and tri-white.

240 volt system – Shore power cable and connection,

Ring main with outlets,

CTek  25amp marine battery charger

Immersion heater in hot water calorifier tank.

Electrics reconfigured 2021, fuses added, new control units and labelled

Tankage

 

Fuel – 159 lL/ 35 gallons in steel tank.

Water – 182lL / 40 gallons in 2 x GRP tanks.

Hot water – 25 L / 6.6 gallons heated by engine and immersion heater.

Deck Equipment

 

S/S single roller stemhead fitting,

Pulpit, split pushpit, with gate, stanchions, guardwires.

S/s safety rails at mast

Leather covered steering wheel

SL Seawolf electric anchor windlass – up only.

35 lb CQR anchor and galvanised chain.

Fold down swim ladder on transom.

Outboard stowage bracket.

6 x mooring cleats and perforated toe rail.

Mooring warps. Fenders

Blue folding sprayhood

Blue boom tent

Blue cockpit enclosure tent on s/s frame with removable side and rear

Cockpit cushions.

Teak cockpit grating.

Teak cockpit table.

Stainless steel pushpit mounted BBQ.

Safety Equipment

 

Plastimo 4  cannister packed liferaft – Service due Aug’ 2024

2 x named Horseshoe lifebuoys

Danbouy

Dodgers with boat name

Manual bilge pump

Auto electric bilge pump – new 2021

Radar reflector at mast

Disclaimer

In this instance Fox’s Yacht Sales are acting as brokers for the vendor.  The vendor has provided the information and whilst we endeavour to ensure the accuracy, the details are believed to be correct but are not guaranteed.  Any prospective purchaser is advised to check the boat specification thoroughly and to employ at their expense a qualified marine surveyor and/or engineer to check the specification and condition of this craft and its equipment.


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