1975 Gulfstar 43 Center Cockpit Sailboat
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Major Recent Upgrades!
- Engine/Fuel Type:
- Single / diesel
- Located In:
- Fort Pierce, FL
- Hull Material:
- Current Price:
- US$ 89,900
S/V Copper Penny is a custom centercockpit pilothouse with an extensive list of improvements and upgrades
Spent 95% of her life in Fresh Water
CUSTOM FIBERGLASS HARDTOP/PILOTHOUSE WITH NIDA CORE
FOUR (4) 215 WATT SOLAR PANELS WITH 60AMP MPPT CONTROLER
KISS WIND GENERATOR
NOVA COOL R5810 AC/DC FRIDGE/FREEZER (new Nov 2019)
+ SEPARATE FREEZER
10FT GRAND FIBERGLASS DINGHY WITH 9.9 YAMAHA OUTBOARD
ALUMINUM SWIM PLATFORM
NEW STAINLESS STEEL RAILINGS FOR ADDED SAFETY
NEW STAINLESS STEEL ARCH WITH DAVITS AND AFT BENCH
NEW STAINLESS STEEL BOW PULPIT WITH TWIN ANCHOR ROLLER
LOFRANS TIGRAS 12V WINDLASS W/CONTROLS ON DECK AND AT HELM
VETUS 60 KGF 12V BOW THRUSTER
CUSTOM STAINLESS STEEL RUDDER
TWELVE (12) CAFRAMO FANS THROUGHOUT BOAT
NEW ESPAR AIRTRONIC FORCED AIR DIESEL HEATER
TEN (10) NEW LEWMAR OPENING PORTS WITH SCREENS
SEVEN (7) NEW LEWMAR OCEAN HATCHES WITH SCREENS AND SHADES
OAK HARDWOOD FLOORING AND NEW UPHOLSTERY AND FOAM CUSHIONS
NO BLISTERS - EPOXY BARRIER COATED IN 2013
EXTRA 30 GAL FUEL TANK TO INCREASE TO 85 GAL TOTAL
45 GAL HOLDING TANK
FORESPAR MARELON 1.5" SEA COCKS THROUGHOUT
SAYE'S RIG SELF STEERING - WINDVANE STEERING
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Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
LOA: 43 ft 0 in
Beam: 11 ft 10 in
Maximum Draft: 5 ft 6 in
Bridge Clearance: 50 ft 0 in
Total Power: 50 HP
Engine Brand: Perkins
Year Built: 2014
Engine Model: 4.108
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 300
Propeller: 3 blade propeller
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 50 HP
Cruising Speed: 6 knots
Maximum Speed: 8 knots
Fresh Water Tanks: 1 Fiberglass (50 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: 2 Fiberglass (85 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: 1 Stainless steel (45 Gallons)
Number of double berths: 3
Number of cabins: 2
Number of heads: 2
Builder / Designer
Builder: Gulfstar Yachts USA
Designer: Cuthbertson & Cassian Ltd.
Boat Type: Centercockpit
Registry: Canadian, Imported to U.S.
LOA: 43 ft - 13.11 meter
LWL: 33 ft 0 inch
BEAM: 11 ft 10 inch - 3.61 meter
DRAFT: 5 ft 6 inch - 1.52 meter
BRIDGE CLEARANCE: 50 feet
HULL TYPE: Displacement Modified Shoal Draft
DISPLACEMENT: 24,000 lbs
BALLAST: 8000 lbs
The Gulfstar 43 CC has an aft stateroom with a large queen berth. The toilet in the enclosed head was removed and replaced with a washing machine and extra large shower. Master stateroom has hanging lockers and lots of storage. There is a huge engine compartment under the cockpit with the entry from the walkway on the starboard side leading to and from the aft cabin. Moving forward on starboard, there is an outboard facing chart table opposite a U-shaped galley. The main salon has a L-shaped dinette on the starboard side opposite a single settee. Moving forward there is a v-berth and head. The cabin sole was replaced with a beautiful hardwood solid flooring. There are large overhead hatches (new) over both the forward and aft staterooms and lots of opening ports (new). All hatches have Lewmar (Oceanair) sunshade/bug screens.
Twelve Caframo fans throughout boat. Two solar vent fans, one in each head
NOVA COOL R5810 Fridge 'n Freezer (12VDC & 110VAC) Installed Nov 2019
Dometic Drop in Deep Freeze 1.5 cubic ft (12VDC & 110VAC)
Force 10 Three Burner Propane Stove w/Oven
The galley is of teak and melamine cabinetry with a melamine counter-top and has a 1.5 cubic foot icebox/freezer unit to port, which is top opening along with an under counter Nova Cool R5810 AC/DC Fridge Freezer that was installed in Nov 2019.
A three-burner stainless steel gimbaled Force 10 propane stove with oven is installed to port. There is a large double stainless steel sink with Moen fixtures. The sink is drained outboard, through the hull via good quality water hose, clamped at the ball-valve seacock thruhull fitting connection point. The water system is served with one 12V DC pump to the water faucets and shower from the ship's holding tanks.
This area is fitted with a convertible dinette settee type berths to port well upholstered with an off- white patterned material. The backrests to port and starboard lift up for extra storage outboard. The forward saloon bulkheads are veneered in teak. The settee fronts, galley and bulkhead edges are all trimmed with teak. The salon dinette table is plywood with melamine trim. Standing headroom is 6' - O" plus in main salon.
Cockpit / Hardtop
HARDTOP: The vessel is fitted with a custom made hardtop over the cockpit area, which is well equipped with a complete wrap-around canvas/screens and a tempered glass window system manufactured by American Marine for good protection in adverse weather conditions. Navigation instruments are housed in upper console over helm.
LOCKERS: All exposed surfaces inside lockers are painted with gelcoat.
Hull and Deck
KEEL: Lead internal ballast keel. Bottom of keel has Kevlar for added protection.
CHAINPLATES: Heavy-duty stainless steel rods with eyes for upper and lower shrouds port and starboard, using stainless steel bolts. The chain plate assemblies are well secured to the hull.
Stem fitting is of stainless steel, chocks are installed.
BOW PULPIT: 16 gauge 11/2" polished stainless steel all welded construction with three legs, double rail with welded lugs for double safety lines and navigation lights.
STERN RAIL: Generally as the bow pulpit
STANCHIONS:: Stainless steel tube - 1" and Stainless steel stanchions thru-bolted to the toe rail.
LIFELINES: Stainless steel tube 1” with SS wire midpoint, with toggle fastening and pelican hooks at side gates and stern pulpit gate.
SHEET TRACKS-GENOA: On port and starboard – aluminum alloy “T” section tracks, fitted port and starboard. Adjustable fair lead cars are fitted on both tracks.
HAND RAILS: All teak fitted port and starboard and thru -bolted on coach roof. SS handrails on cockpit hardtop.
HATCHES: Lewmar – Seven (7) Smoked Plexiglas type with handles below. Main sliding hatch is teak sliding on teak runners. Vertical companionway has two saloon type opening doors with plexiglass windows and screens.
MAST STEP: "T" section aluminum alloy at keel.
LADDER: Stainless steel - swing-down type
STEAMING LIGHT: 12V – DC LED
RUNNING LIGHTS: 12V - DC -All LED, recently new
SWIM PLATFORM: Aluminum foldup, new
LOCKERS: All exposed surfaces inside lockers are painted with gelcoat.
WINCHES: Two Lewmar 46 ST - both winches appear to be in satisfactory condition and working order. However, cleaning and lubrication is recommended at a convenient opportunity. Two extra winches not installed for staysail (cutter).
BOARDING LADDERS: One movable 1” stainless steel tube-folding ladder - port side and aft starboard. Also, two stainless steel steps on stern port side descending to swim platform.
COPPER PENNY is sloop rigged. In addition she has an extra staysail (cutter) furling which attaches by pelican to the foredeck and is stowed against the mast when not in use. Whisker pole and spinnaker pole are also stowed against mast when not in use.
Standard Horizon GX1500S DSC VHF Radio with remote RAM
JVC Stereo AM/FM/CD/DVD
Samsung Smart TV with HD Antenna
Garmin 152 GPS
Raymarine C120W GPS Chartplotter
Interface Capability NEMA0182
SR Mariner knot meter/sum log
Mariner 480 Depth Sounder
Navman Wind 3100
Windex Wind Direction
Danforth Compass on Pedestal Mount
Interphase Forward Seeking Sonar
Lofrans Up and Down Windlass Control at Helm
Vetus Bow Thruster at Helm
Six (6) 6V Deep Cycle Batteries (new August 2019)
• Two (2) for Windlass and Bow Thruster
• Four (4) for House and Engine Starting
All Batteries in Boxes with Covers and Tie Downs
Kisae 40amp (3 bank) Automatic Charger
Prosine 1800W Invertor
110VAC 30A Shorepower
12VDC 55A Alternator on engine
Four (4) 215W Sanyo HIT Solar Panels w/60A MPPT Regulator
KISS Wind Generator
WATERMAKER: 12V & manual PUR MROD-35
Upgrades and Improvements Since 2014
Epoxy bottom system
Re-gelcoat entire hull and deck
New SS bow pulpit and twin anchor roller
75 lbs CQR anchor+ 200ft 5/16 chain
45 lb Bruce anchor+ 150 ft 1/4 chain
Propane system , Panel and bilge sniffer
100lbs 3pcs storm anchor
Emergency Raft – 6man
12 volt Lofrans Tigras windlass c/w alum backing plate
Profurl NC42 furling and new forestay
Removable inner staysail forstay and sail on Ultra furl furling system
New solid SS railings, stanchions c/w new bases and 55 intermediate life
New led running lights and anchor light, strobe light, spreader lights
12v wind indicator
Abi mast steps
Ten (10) new lewmar opening ports c/w screens
Seven (7) new lewmar ocean opening hatches c/w screens and sun shades
Custom fiberglass hardtop
Nine (9) custom American Marine windows, five (5) are opening
New led spreader lights
Aluminum swim platform
KISS wind generator
Four (4) 215 Watt Sanyo HIT Solar panels
60 amp Morningstar MPPT Tristar charge controller
Pushpit and bench seat, c/w extra outboard fuel tank storage shelf
SS custom arch and dingy davits.
Twin SS propane holder
Sayes Rig auto steering system (wind vane)
Outboard motor lift
New plumbing 3/8 copper complete including cockpit shower
Six (6) New 1 1⁄2 inch marlon ball valve seacock and assoc. plumbing
New Vetus 60 kgf 12volt Bow thruster
Six (6) 6 volt deep cycle batteries (Aug 2019)
Two (2) Jabsco washdown pumps and flush mount deck fittings
New 45 gal SS holding tank
New 30 gal SS fuel tank
All interior lights Dual White /Red LED
New Nova Cool R5810 Fridge/Freezer 12VDC &110VAC (Nov 2019)
New Dometic – drop in freezer
Twelve (12) Caframo 2 speed fans
Solid Hardwood flooring
50 amp C.Charger battery charger
New upholstery and foam
LG washing machine
12V & manual PUR MROD-35 Watermaker
Heart Tank tender
Link 10 battery monitor
Standard Horizon, GX1500S VHF radio c/w Ram Mic
Raymarine C120W Multifunctional Chartplotter
Hot Water tank 6gal
One (1) Dynaplate
45 gal custom SS holding tank
Forward looking sonar by Interphase
Espar Airtronic 05 forced air diesel heater
Kiwi feathering propeller
Stainless Steel rudder
Stainless Steel fordeck rack for dingy
Extra used sails
Telescopic spinnaker pole & whisker pole
Gimbiled radar mount
Shakespear digital tv antenna
Stainless Steel boarding ladders
Stack pack for mailsail
Racor MA 900 fuel filter system
Racor PS Fuel Polishing priming pump system
Extra sail Spinaker , Asymetrical sail
Extra Main and Sails
Extra bilge pump
The Company 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.