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43' Marine Trader 1987 Tradewinds 43 Sundeck

  • Price: $99,500
  • Model Year: 1987
  • Boat Ref: 6329515
  • Location: Fort Lauderdale FL, United States
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  • Broker Name: Kirk Muter
  • Tel. 954-649-4679

43' Marine Trader 1987 Tradewinds 43 Sundeck

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

With a fresh bottom, "Lee Way" is a perfect example of the Marine Trader Tradewinds 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 14 knots and a top speed of 18 knots, however at 10 knots to 14 Knots the engines will be loafing and a 10 knot cruising speed will burn approximately 8 GPH. Popular for a permanent liveaboard/cruising vessel, or just a weekend condo, this Tradewinds 43 is an excellent affordable choice.


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    • Builder: Marine Trading International
    • Construction: GRP
    • Length: 43 ft
    • Beam: 14' 6"
    • Displacement: 27500 lbs
    • Max Draft: 3' 10"
    • LOA: 43 feet
    • LWL: 36.5 feet
    • Bridge Clearance: 21 feet
    Speed and Distance
    • Cruising Speed: 14 knots
    • Max Speed: 18 knots
    • Head No.: 2
    • Number of Engines: 2
    • EngineType: Inboard
    • Engine(s) Make: Lehman
    • Engine Model: 2715E
    • Engine Fuel: Diesel
    • Engine Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
    • Engine Hours: 1,883
    • Engine Horsepower: 550.0 hp
    • Fuel: 1 x 480 gallons
    • Water: 1 x 320 gallons
    • Holding: 1 x 50 gallons
    • Windlass: Electric
    • Trim Tabs: Yes
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    Vessel Specifications


    Starting forward is the GUEST CABIN featuring a double berth to port with storage under. There is a bulkhead hanging locker and storage to starboard. Opposite the hanging locker is the HEAD/SHOWER with a toilet, vanity with sink, hot & cold pressure water, mirror and cabinet storage.
    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 Sumit 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 6'4" 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 queen sized walk-around centerline berth. 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. 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 system installed, including new heads!



    • Sumit no-frost refrigerator with freezer
    • Princess Ceran smooth top 3-burner electric stove
    • Kenmore microwave/convection oven

    • Pressurized fresh water system (2017)

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

    Electronics and Navigational Equipment

    • Garmin GHP 20 autopilot w/ Smartpump (2017)
    • Garmin GPSMap 7610 XSV Chartplotter (2017)
    • Garmin GPS Map 441 S chartplotter-Lower helm
    • Standard VHF radio (2017) 
    • JRC LCD 1500 Radar

    (2) 6” Ritchie compasses

    HDTV flatscreen in salon (2017)


    Electrical System

    • 110v AC ( 50amp splitter)
    • 8KW Onan generator
    • Automatic battery chargers
    • Tripp inverter
    • 12v DC
    • (5) New Batteries
    • 50amp split in 2 sides
    • Shore power cords

    Hull and Deck

    White solid fiberglass hull and fiberglass deck with balsa core. Blue canvas and accent stripes. New Bimini and full enclosure on flybridge and sundeck enclosure. Seat cushions for upper helm area; Full wet bar station on aft deck; swim platform w/ ladder.
    • Vetus Electric anchor windlass (rebuilt 2017)
    • 45lb CQR anchor with rode
    • Spare anchor and line
    • Swim ladder
    • Life rings
    • Navigation lights
    • Dinghy davits • Bow pulpit with lifelines
    • Side stanchions with lifelines
    • Fender racks
    • Life jackets
    • Coast Guard safety package
    • 2005 Zodiac 9' Dinghy w/ 2014 Yamaha 6hp outboard (20 hours)




    Bottom has been soda blasted, epoxy barrier coated, with 3 coats of anti-foul paint (2017)

    Engine heat exchangers cleaned and serviced (2017)

    Windlass removed and rebuilt (2017)

    New engine zincs (2017)

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

    New 20 gallon water heater w/ heat exchanger (2017)

    All canvas and eisenglass enclosures replaced (2016)

    New engine guages at upper helm (2017)

    Engines and generator serviced (August 2017)

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