43' Gulf Star Gulfstar 43 Cruising Sailboat 1976 Yacht for Sale

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Gulf Star Gulfstar 43 Details:

  • Vessel Length: 43 feet
  • Vessel Builder: Gulf Star
  • Vessel Model: Gulfstar 43
  • Vessel Year: 1976
  • Vessel Name: Fantasy
  • Vessel Type: Cruising Sailboat
  • Vessel Price: $ Contact for Price
  • Vessel Location: Merritt Island FL U.S.
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Capt. Mark Antokas


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    Vessel Specifications

    Builder: Gulf Star

    Model: Gulfstar 43

    Type: Cruising Sailboat Sloop

    LOA: 43ft 4in

    LWL: 39

    Engine Details: 1 x Perkins 4-108

    Engine Details: Inboard - diesel

    Beam: 12ft

    Draft: 3ft 6in

    Cruise Speed: 6 Knots

    Max Speed: 7 Knots

    Water Capacity: 115gal

    Displacement: 21000


    This aft cabin, center cockpit Gulfstar 43, Mark II, is a robust, solid, and very comfortable cruising boat with a reputation for blue water passages combined with ease of handling. The classic lines of the Gulfstar 43 design as well as her well-built construction details.

    "Fantasy" is a well maintained and ready to go cruising masthead ketch. You cannot go wrong with this tried and true ocean voyager.

    The interior is spacious, you can go cruising with your family and friends in comfort.  The woodwork of beautiful solid teak throughout the boat adds to the ambiance and is in very good condition. The grain of the wood is matched throughout the boat. She has a teak and holly cabin sole. There is built-in storage everywhere!  And plenty of light and ventilation with lots of opening hatches and port. Hull has been barrier coated, 2012. Bottom paint, March 2016.


    New Headliner Navigator's seat Varnished interior teak bulkheads and trim Solid teak laminated door frames, hatch frames, salon archway trim and bulkhead corners New wood sole throughout New mildew resistant headliner Teak drawer pulls Granite countertops Louvered hanging locker doors All lockers wood paneled Teak bookshelves with cabinets over settees Upholstery throughout Fow'd Head, Jabsco manual. Electroscan 2011 Aft head, Jabsco 2007 Shower.  


    Davits Transom Ladder New Port Lights Ideal Windlass CQR Anchor New Life Lines Spreader Lights Bimini Top Two Lewmar 2 Speed Winches One Two Speed 30 on Mast Lazy Jack System Standing Rigging New Running Rigging New 100 & 150 Jib Roller Furling Cockpit Cushions One Aluminum Propane Tank 10lb One Lewmar 16 Winch on Mizzen 6 person Revere life raft mounted on deck, new 2015
    10.4 foot RIB Avon dingy new in 2009, with 6HP Mercury outboard purchased in 2013, on davits
    Full cockpit Canvas enclosure new in 2013.
    Stackpack mainsail cover new in 2015
    New cockpit cushions 2016
    Magma stainless Catalina gas grill on aft rail
    ANCHORING Equipment:
    Windless –Tigress- manual
    70 lb Delta quickset anchor with 50 feet of 3.8 G-4 chair and 250 ft of ¾” Megabraid
    35 lb Danforth high tensile anchor with 50 feet of 5/16 G-4 chain and 180 ft of 5/8 double braid rode
    45 lb CQR anchor 35 feet of 3/8” chain and 180 ft 5/8” Megabraid
    Folding Herschoff anchor spare

    Helm and Electronics

    Garmin GPSMap 4208
    Garmin wind
    Garmin weather antenna 40 (local weather)
    Garmin Autopilot new, not initialized
    Garmin Radar 18HD
    ICOM 802 SSB 2016
    WiFi WIRIE long distance antenna
    Wind generator Air-X
    Solar panel Kyocera 135 watts mounted on davits
    ICOM VHF with remote mic
    West Marine handheld 106
    Standard Horizon handheld 300
    Standard Horizon handheld 105
    Set of short wave headsets
    HANDHELD GPS units:
    Garmin GPS 45
    Garmin GPS 48
    Garmin GPS 78

    Engine and Mechanical Details

    50 HP Perkins 4108  Around 1200 engine hours
    Transmission rebuilt April 2015
    Alternator Balmar 100 with ARS-5 regulator both new Oct. 2015
    Last oil change May 2016


    Adler Barbour CU-200 refrigeration
    Broadwater Captain 4 burner stove w/ oven
    Counter laminate new 2014
    Under counter Black and Decker Toaster oven
    Coffee maker
    Set of Magma nesting cookware included
    Watermaker - Katdyn 40E under main sink, never used.

    Master Stateroom

    New mattresses custom made 2015
    5 disc DVD player with surround sound speakers
    24” flat screen TV.
    Bed can be used as twin side by sides or Queen crossways
    Head in cabin with shower, sink, and toilet

    Additional Details

    SAILS: in excellent condition
    Jib roller furling - ProFurl new 2011
    Mainsail step on keel replaced 2016
    Standing rigging replaced 2014
    Running rigging in good shape, some new.
    Winches serviced summer of 2015

    Mechanical Disclaimer

    * Engine hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on this website.


    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.

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