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1987 Marine Trader Tradewinds 43 Sundeck

  • 43 ft
  • Trawler
  • Fort Lauderdale, FL, US

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  • 1987 Marine Trader Tradewinds 43 Sundeck
  • 1987 Marine Trader Tradewinds 43 Sundeck
  • 1987 Marine Trader Tradewinds 43 Sundeck
  • 1987 Marine Trader Tradewinds 43 Sundeck
  • 1987 Marine Trader Tradewinds 43 Sundeck
  • 1987 Marine Trader Tradewinds 43 Sundeck
  • 1987 Marine Trader Tradewinds 43 Sundeck
  • 1987 Marine Trader Tradewinds 43 Sundeck
  • 1987 Marine Trader Tradewinds 43 Sundeck
  • 1987 Marine Trader Tradewinds 43 Sundeck


Super Clean Sundeck Model Ready For You To Move Aboard and Cruise!!

Price Reduced By a motivated Seller!

With a fresh bottom, "Mystic Gem" is a perfect example of the Marine Trader Tradewinds 43 Sundeck, the popular contemporary motor yacht styled trawler with planing-speed performance. Below decks her all teak and Air Conditioned interior is beautiful and in excellent condition With large wraparound windows and plenty of headroom, the interior is well designed and offers a lot of volume for the size of the boat. Her reliable 275 Lehman's will deliver a cruising speed of 9 knots and a top speed of 12 knots, however at 7-10 knots the engines will be loafing and a 7 knot cruising speed will burn approximately 3 GPH. Popular for a permanent liveaboard/cruising vessel, or just a weekend condo, this Tradewinds 43 is an excellent affordable choice.


Disclaimer: 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/her agents, or his/her surveyors, to instigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.(7472670)


Basic Information

Marine Trader
Tradewinds 43 Sundeck
Fort Lauderdale, FL, US
Available for sale in U.S. waters:
Vessel Name:
Mystic Gem
Boat Type:
Hull Material:
Hull Type:
Hull Color:
Flag of Registry:

Dimensions & Weight

43 ft - 13.11 meter
43 ft - 13.11 meter
14 ft 6 in - 4.42 meter
Draft - max:
3 ft 10 in - 1.17 meter
Bridge Clearance:
21 ft - 6.4 meter
Dry Weight:


Cruise Speed:
10 MPH
Joystick Control:
Engine Type:
Drive Type:
Fuel Type:
275 (Individual), 550 (combined)
Max Speed:
14 MPH

Tank Capacities

Fuel Tank:
500 gallons - 1 tank(s)
Fresh Water Tank:
320 gallons - 1 tank(s)
Holding Tank:
50 gallons - 1 tank(s)


Total Cabins:
Total Berths:
Total Sleeps:
Total Heads:
Captains Cabin:
Crew Cabins:
Crew Berths:
Crew Sleeps:
Crew Heads:



Vessel Specifications


Starting forward is the FWD GUEST CABIN  Sleeps 2 on A new custom designed "ZENO" plush hinged-mattress with matching pillow top comforter, custom designed fitted linens with a new mattress cover. There is an en-suited head with shower stall, custom vanity and 1 hanging locker with multiple drawers and cabinets. Next aft is the 'L' shaped GALLEY to starboard which is well organized and equipped with a double sized stainless steel sink with hot and cold pressure water, dockside fresh water system and ample countertop space, cabinets and drawers. Appliances include a Princess Ceran smooth top 3-burner electric stove, Kenmore microwave/convection oven, an upright Haier no-frost refrigerator with freezer. Opposite to port is the DINETTE with cushioned bench seats and dinette table which converts to a double berth. There is very good storage in the dinette and galley area, both under the settees and outboard to port and starboard. Up three steps to the spacious MAIN SALON, the LOWER HELM STATION is located forward to starboard with full instruments and a sliding side door at the helm station providing good ventilation for this area and also convenient access to the side deck. The salon has large wrap-around windows and 6'7" headroom. Excellent storage also in the salon with cupboards outboard port, starboard and aft. The entertainment center is located forward to port in the salon with a flat screen HDTV. Going aft and down two steps is the MASTER STATEROOM with A king-sized island berth w/custom mattress, a new Marriott-style pillowtop mattress cover, new 1400 TC Egyptian cotton linen sheets and pillow covers. Beautiful teak cabinetry and joinerwork make this cabin very comfortable and inviting. Clothes storage is abundant and there are full length bureaus with drawers and very large hanging lockers. Bulkheads are mirrored outboard port and starboard and aft behind the berth. This cabin is extremely well ventilated with opening hatches and ports with new valences. The ENSUITE HEAD features a large stall shower, marine toilet, vanity with sink, mirror and cabinet storage. The aft sundeck is very comfortable and offers easy access to the swim ladder and swim platform. This area is ideal for entertaining or dining with a wet bar with glass and bottle storage and storage cabinets under. Molded fiberglass steps offer access to the flybridge w/ bimini top and full enclosure, which is also very spacious and inviting for entertaining - with seating for at least 10 people in comfort.

All new sanitation hoses installed, including new heads!



Location: Mid-ship, down 3 steps

Convertible dining table into twin bed sleeper.

New custom made removable/washable seat coverings.

Refrigeration: Haier refrigerator/freezer, 120 vac.

Stove: Princess 3-burner, 220 vac, glass top.

Microwave: Kenmore, convection microwave/oven, 120 vac.

Sink: Stainless steel with deco mixer & nozzle, new under cabinets.

Spice Rack: New custom-made spice rack cabinets, matching custom-made sundeck bar cabinets.

Coffee Maker: New Kenmore 12-cup coffee maker and a 5-cup personal brewer.

Toaster: Black n Decker 4 slice toaster.

Bread Maker: Cuisinart Convection.

Grill: George Foremen Grilling machine.

Kitchen multi-plug extension cords.

Hand Vacuum: Black n Decker.

Professional Knife set: New England Cutlery Knives with scissor and sharping blade.

Professional Knife Sharpener: Chief's Choice knife sharpener.

Glass Wine Goblets: 5 glass wine goblets.

Pilsner Beer glasses ~ 2.

Drinking glasses: misc. sizes ~ 8 servings. Asian sushi serving plates: 4 sets.

Countertop food containers; full range, waterproof ~ 8.

Mortar & Pestel set ~ 1.

Mixing bowls: misc. sizes ~ 8.

Cookware Utensils: Full complement for home cooking.

Serving plates: 6

Plates, bowls, flatware: serving for 6.

Tiled back-splash,

Required Placards: Waste/trash management plan under sink.

Required Placards: Oil Discharge plan under galley steps.

• 50 gallon water heater w/ heat exchanger (2017)


Electronics and Navigational Equipment

2 ea. Renogy RNC-1000 - 600 vdc - 15-amp Solar Panels. New not installed yet (2020)

Gauges: The vessel is equipped with VDO gauges on both helms.

The vessel is equipped with a proprietary vessel monitoring system.

New analog gauges and lighted & audio alarm system located on lower helm station.

VHF: Standard horizon, eclipse, 25-watt, extended antennas, uniden um-635, 25 watt, on lower helm.

Auto pilot: Garmin, cgh-10 auto pilot.

Type II reverse 12 vdc steering pump.

Flux gate compass under galley sole, spooled with GPS.

GPS/Loran: Garmin; 441s at lower helm, with depth.

Garmin GPS-xsv, software version 9.00, unit id # 3938698561, built in charts, us lakes, US-coastal, Canada-coastal, Bahamas, system software updated 2019.

Radar: JRC, 1500-24 mile radar with Radome antenna, 2.0 kw antenna.

Depth finder: Raymarine st-60 depth on upper helm, standard horizon on upper helm.

Garmin GPS with depth and with spot sounding.

Compass: 1ea. Ritchie - 5" compass on upper helm.

Search light: hand held search light and many misc. flash lights.

A weather monitor station at the bar

HDTV flatscreen in salon (2020)


Electrical System

• 110v AC 50amp splitter) • 8KW Onan generator (4392 Hrs) • Automatic battery chargers (2) • • 12v DC • (3) New Batteries (2019) • 50amp split in 2 sides • Shore power cords, Reverse Y adaptor 30/50


Hull and Deck

White solid fiberglass hull and fiberglass deck with balsa core. Blue canvas and accent stripes. Bimini and full enclosure on flybridge and sundeck enclosure. Seat cushions for upper helm area; Full wet bar station on aft deck; huge dive/swim platform w/ dive ladder. • Vetus Electric anchor windlass (rebuilt 2019) • 45lb CQR anchor with rode • Spare anchor and line • Swim ladder • Navigation lights • Dinghy davits • Bow pulpit with lifelines • Side stanchions with lifelines • Life jackets • Coast Guard safety package

Air conditioning:

1 Cruisair marine air conditioning/reverse heat systems, with electronic controls,

12,000 under forward bunk.

1 MarineAir 16,000 (new 2019) in aft master stateroom, portside closet.

Groco strainer,

Taylor, 120 vac 2 line discharge circulation pump. under bridge brow, duo-therm air condition for salon.

1 ea. portable 120 vac small heaters



Additional Equipment

Bottom has been soda blasted, epoxy barrier coated, with 3 coats of anti-foul paint (2019)

Engine heat exchangers cleaned and serviced (2020)

New Turbos (2020)

Windlass removed and rebuilt (2019)

New engine zincs (2020)

New large-flow variable speed water pump for continuous pressure for showers (2017)

New 50 gallon water heater w/ heat exchanger (2017)

New engine guages at upper helm (2017)

Engines and generator serviced (March 2020)

All new electronics package 

Keyed ignition systems with electric shut down.          

Bennett trim tabs.

1 ea. 12-volt oil changing pump and holding tank located in BBQ/Cleaning locker on sundeck.

Racor fuel filters on the engines and generators

Sea strainers (new 2019) on both engines, generators, washdown pump, and on the A/C circulating pump.

1 ea. Croco  ball type bronze seacock and strainer for A/C pump with new hoses and hose clamps. (new (2019)

Croco & Apollo ball type bronze seacocks and bronze strainers on all inlet supply.

Tank level monitoring, dip sticks, sight tubes on all 3 tanks.

USCG approved waste system w/macerator.

A custom powered 900 lb lifting dinghy davit with mounts on aft hardtop. (New wire rope 2019).

 GFI outlets throughout vessel.

Wholly wrapped rubber rub-rails with stainless strikers.     

Front windshields custom sun cover.

Custom wood flooring throughout vessel, teak cabinetry throughout vessel

Center helm chair on pilothouse with swivel base, foot rest and arm rests.

1 large passenger swivel chair on upper helm.

Bar sink with cold water only.

New Custom-made Bar cabinetry.

Prep bar counter on sundeck.

Hot and cold shower on swim platform.  

Engine room lights, vac & vdc (new led bulbs - 2018)         

Hobb spreader light.

Cedar lined closest throughout vessel.   

outdoor furniture on cockpit.

Direct and indirect lighting throughout. (all new led bulbs - 2018)

LG 28" color television in salon, with remote.(2020)

Updated custom wooden blinds in salon.

Custom carpets on pilothouse.

Custom seat cushions on pilothouse seats.

Teak overlay flooring on cockpit.

New overhead trim & led lighting over lower helm. (2019)

New counter trim in galley.

Teak decks on aft cockpit. (Newly refinished 2020)   

Todd boarding steps.

New teak steps on transom ladder. (2018)       

New professional divers/swim ladder on swim platform. (2018)

1 ea. 80 cf. scuba tank, in hydo and vip.

1 ea. Bail-out bottle in bow dockbox, in hydro and vip.

New engine room deck plates with non-skid diamond platting. (2020)

Engine VDO monitoring gauges.

2 new 8 D batteries. (2019/2020)

1 new deep cycle house/gen battery. (2019)


NOTE: A complete list of on-board inventory available on request!


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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