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1977 Gulfstar 43 CC

Anacortes, United States


Gulfstar's 43' center cockpit performance cruising sloop is a beautiful balance of quality construction, sailing performance and a rich and comfortable interior. Extensively upgraded for offshore cruising by her experienced owners, the Robin is an excellent example of the design. Intelligently laid out systems allow easy access for inspection and maintenance. This well maintained vessel is a rare find due to her extensive outfitting. Special features include:

* Custom hard dodger w/ wipers, defroster, electronics console, enclosure and sun screens.

* Perkins 4-108 in 2014 with 350 hours SMOH, 165 amp alternator, Borg Warner gear. Racor fuel filters. Engine room fire suppression system. 12 gallon water heater. Clean machine with excellent access!

* New propeller shaft and Max Prop feathering propeller

* Compact Kubota diesel generator drives a 200 amp DC alternator and Aquamarine water maker HP pump.

* Heart 2000 inverter/charger with battery monitor. Six Dyno 6V batteries replaced in 2014 - lead acid deep cycle type. Blue seas VSM battery and tank management system installed in 2014.

* Extensive electronics; GPS, Simrad autopilot (new in 2014), Furuno radar, AIS B, Icom SSB/Ham w/Pactor modem, tuner, printer and scanner/copier. Simrad multi display w/depth, data and speed (2014). Flat screen TV w/ disc player. AM/FM/CD player.

* Hull professionally painted with AwlGrip in New Zealand in 2004.

* Espar forced air diesel furnace and 3 built-in electric heaters

* Schattauer heavy duty cruising sails in excellent condition: main w/ three reefs, furling genoa, furling jib and tri-sail. Jib pole on mast track. Rigging new in 1998. Custom mast pulpits.

* Custom dual anchor roller. 65# CQR with 320' 5/16 chain. Ideal electric windlass - gravity down & electric up.

* Three burner LPG stove & oven. Double sinks. Frigobot 12V water cooled refer/freezer in custom heavily insulated top loading box. Ample stowage in galley and salon for provisions.

* Rich teak interior. Custom double berth in aft cabin. Many well thought out features to optimize the available space. Pride of ownership and attention to detail evident throughout. 

* Manual head aft w/ large stall shower forward. Twenty gallon holding tank, diverter valve and macerator pump.

* Extensive tools, spare parts and maintenance supplies included.  

If you are looking for a well outfitted cruiser, put this boat on your short list! Call with questions and to arrange a showing today!  

Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: Robin
Make: Gulfstar
Model: 43 CC
Year: 1977
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Gulfstar Yachts
Designer: Lazarra
Construction: Fiberglass
Keel Type: Fin Keel


Length: 43 ft
Length Overall: 45 ft
Length Of Deck: 43 ft
Beam: 11'10 ft
Max Draft: 5 ft
Dry Weight: 23,000 lb
Ballast: 8,000 lb
Double Berths: 2
Twin Berths: 2
Cabins Count: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Perkins
  • Model: 4-108
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 50hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze, Folding
  • Year: 2014
  • Engine Hours: 350
Cruising Speed: 6.5 kn
Propeller RPM: 2400


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 85 gal
Fuel Tank Material: GRP
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 100 gal
Water Tank Material: GRP


Heads Count: 1
Drive Type: Direct
Windlass Type: Electric
Boat Class: Sloop


Nordic Yachts Northwest
Nordic Yachts Northwest


Nordic Yachts Northwest
1019 Q Avenue, Suite B
Anacortes, Washington, US, 98221
Tel:(360) 293-9411

Additional Equipment

Custom aft cabin double berth and cabinetry matches factory finish.

Deck awning from mast to end of boom - Sunbrella fabric with battens.

Trash compactor

Swim ladder - folding stainless side boarding ladder mounts to jib track

Canister life raft - out of date, due for recertification

Large lazeratte on aft deck with all sorts of cruising gear

Deck locker aft contains two 1.5 gallon LPG tanks

Fortress anchor and rode.

Six Hella 12V cabin fans

Salon settees pull out to make large single berths

Stern rail OB motor hoist and bracket

LifeSling in hard case

Tender: Avon 350 11' sport boat w/ wood slat floorboards - roll up style. Mercury 15 HP 2 cycle OB

Davis Vantage Pro 2 weather station

Sixty gallon fiberglass main fuel tank below salon cabin sole and 25 gallon aluminum tank on shelf in engine room.

Masthead tri-color light


Nordic Yachts Northwest
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.
Additional Contact Information

Contact listing agent Matthew Jensen @ 907 306-3830 or Jeff Gleckler at 360 202 2290 or email at

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