Kevin Welsh
Edwards Yacht Sales
1330 N Harbor City Blvd
Melbourne, FL, US
Office: 727.449.8222
Mobile: 321.693.1642

1983 Ocean Alexander 43
Boat Type: Trawler Address: Merritt Island, FL, US Price: $69,900


With over 30 years of boat building history Ocean Alexander is a proven leader among yacht manufacturers.  This Ed Monk designed double cabin OA43 Trawler is ideally suited to the active cruising family.  Divided sleeping quarters, each with their own head 'n shower, and all the storage nad hanging lockers mean privacy and easy shipboard organization and convience.  The galley is separated from the salon and provides an excellent area for the gourmet cook.  "Glory B." has recently completed her long journey starting in Vancouver, B.C., down the West Coast of the U.S., the Mexican Coastline, Central America thru the Panama Canal and up to Florida where she is presently moored at the well protected harbourage of Harbourtown Marina in Merritt Island, Florida.  "Glory B" is equipped with a single and fuel efficient Cummins diesel, Wesmar bow thruster and 12VDC computor running Nobletec Admiral C-Map Max Pro charts (new in 2012) along with a Northern Lights 5kw Genset (new in 2008).  She's well adept as a live-a-board and/or cruiser.


Basic Information

Manufacturer: Ocean Alexander Vessel Name: Glory B
Model: 43 Boat Type: Trawler
Year: 1983 Hull Material: Fiberglass
Category: Power Hull Type:
Condition: Used Hull Color:
Location: Merritt Island, FL, US Designer:
Available for sale in U.S. waters: Yes Flag of Registry:

Dimensions & Weight

Length: 43 ft - 13.11 meter Draft - max: -
LOA: - Bridge Clearance: -
Beam: - Dry Weight: -


Make: Engine Type:
Model: Drive Type:
Engine(s): 1 Fuel Type:
Hours: - Horsepower: -
Cruise Speed: - Max Speed: -
Range: - Joystick Control: No

Tank Capacities

Fuel Tank: - Holding Tank: -
Fresh Water Tank: -    


Total Cabins: - Crew Cabins: 1
Total Berths: - Crew Berths: 1
Total Sleeps: 1 Crew Sleeps: 1
Total Heads: - Crew Heads: 1
Captains Cabin: No    



Length:  43'

Waterline: 38'2"

Beam: 14'6"

Draft: 3'6"

Bridge Clearance: approx. 20 feet



FUEL: 500 gallons

WATER: 200 gallons

HOLDING: 22 gallons w/macerator pump out


Engine: Single Cummins

Model: 555

Hours: 6,000

Total Power:  260 hp Turbo

Cruise Speed: 7-8 knots

Fuel Burn: approx 3 GPH

Range:  approx. 1000 miles

Haylon Fire Suppression System in Engine Room

Northern Lights 5kw Genset (2008)

Haylon Fire Suppression System in Portside Lazarette w/Genset

Wesmar Bow Thruster (2012)

15 hp Yamaha 2 stroke outboard w/dinghy

Spare Prop for Cummins



Entering from either port or starboard sliding doors takes you into the open and bright salon.  A high end Flexsteel pull out sleeper sofa can accomodate guests.  Two  comfortable loungers offer a comfortable seating for entertaining and watching the big flat panel LCD television that's on a swing mount.  The lower helm station has a newly upholstered Flexsteel helm seat that gives you great visibilty ahead.  Forward to port is a counter area with two bar stools and storage below.  Opposite to starboard is the helm station with entry way.  Walking down steps takes you into the galley to port and dinette to starboard.  Forward berth contains bunks to port and full head 'n shower to starboard.  Aft of the salon is the very sizable Master Stateroom that has lot's of storage throughout. There's a split head with tall shower to port and toilet with sink to starboard.


Magic Chef 3 burner Propane Stove

Sharp Microwave Oven

Nova Cool 12V Fridge / Freezer (2005)

Cold Plate 12V Freezer

Two Deep Stainless Sinks


Furuno 36 mile Radar

Furuno FCV-620 Depth (2011)

Garmin GPSMap 230 Chartplotter

Standard Horizon VHF w/DSC (2010)

Standard Horizon VHF GX5505

Garmin 540 GPS chartplotter (upper helm)

CUBE ONE / PC Wind Plot 12VDC computor (new 2012)

Running Nobletec Admiral C-Map Max Pro Charts

W-H AP-2R Autopilot with HC-2-2 flybridge remote control

W-H Rudder Angle Indicator

Breaker Panel 110VAC and 12VDC at Lower Helm Station


HOUSE BANK:  (5) Lifeline 8D AGM Deep Cycle new in May 2010 (cost $2600)

Trace M2512 Invertor / Charger with RC7 remote set for AGM battery house bank

STARTING:  Series 27 Start Battery w/seperator charger for Engine and Genset

Statpower True Charge 10 amp automatic battery charger for start batteries

Northern Lights 5.4kw Genset new in 2006

Ideal Electric Windlass

30 amp Power Cord



Three Anchors including Main Plow and 2 Danforths

Safety Life Raft

Miscellaneous Dock Lines

Covers for Doors, Hatches, Flybridge, Helm Seat, Dinghy



Wash down hose on fore deck


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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Kevin Welsh
Edwards Yacht Sales
1330 N Harbor City Blvd
Melbourne, FL, US
Office: 727.449.8222
Mobile: 321.693.1642