(2006) Nordhavn 43 – SLOW RIDE



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  • Year: 2006
  • Current Price: US$ 629,000
  • Length: 43′
  • Engine/Fuel Type: Single / diesel
  • Located In: Bayfield, WI
  • Hull Material: Fiberglass
  • YW#:78861-3786003


“SLOW RIDE” is a fine example of a Nordhavn 43 that combines all of the most popular factory upgrades. She is a two stateroom layout, fly bridge with an upgraded factory added folding fiberglass stack. This configuration has proven to be the most desirable arrangement. “SLOW RIDE” has been kept clean and used seasonally, accounting for her low (2286) hours. All systems are fresh and ready to go. She is currently on Lake Superior so don’t wait to schedule a viewing. She may be under shrink wrap if you are too late.

Make an appointment today for an easy showing and start building memories.

To schedule an appointment please contact James Knight @ 561-776-5848 or email: info@nordhavnonly.comAlternate contacts include: Paul Pelletier @ 772-323-8908 or email
Also: Jay Flaherty @ 901-896-5226 or email jay@nordhavnonly.comPlease contact Paul Pelletier at 561-776-5848

Full Specifications

Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Boat Name


Hull Shape: Displacement


LOA: 44 ft 6 in

Beam: 14 ft 10 in

LWL: 38 ft 4 in

Maximum Draft: 4 ft 11 in

Displacement: 54540 lbs


Total Power: 105 HP

Engine 1:

Engine Brand: Lugger

Year Built: 2006

Engine Model: L668D

Engine Type: Inboard

Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel

Location: Center

Engine Hours: 2286

Propeller: 3 blade propeller

Drive Type: Direct Drive

Engine Power: 105 HP

Cruising Speed: 7 kph

Maximum Speed: 9 kph


Fresh Water Tanks: (300 Gallons)

Fuel Tanks: (1200 Gallons)

Holding Tanks: (50 Gallons)


Number of cabins: 2

Number of heads: 2


Owner’s Stateroom   The owner’s stateroom is located aft from the stairway down into the accommodation area. The stateroom features a queen size bed along with many drawers and lockers for storage. Also included in the stateroom is a large book shelf and half wall dressing mirror. Beds and bunks throughout the boat are fitted with luxury HMC custom mattresses.  

Owner’s Head On the starboard side in the owners stateroom is the doorway to the owner’s head. It features a full size shower finished in white FRP for easy cleaning. A granite counter top, white porcelain washbasin and Grohe mixer tap make for a comfortable space that is easy to clean.

Guest Staterooms At the forward end of the boat is the guest stateroom which is accessed via a separate door at the base of the stairway coming down from the pilot house. This stateroom features a double sized berth to port with a desk area to starboard (ship’s office).

Guest Stateroom Head Just forward of the guest staterooms is the guest head. It features a full shower & head w/ storage. Finish is white FRP for easy cleaning. Guest stateroom head has been upgraded to a Techma electric model


The galley is at the forward end of the saloon and offers granite counter tops that can be used for passing items to the saloon eating area. The galley is well laid out with ample storage. The galley contains the following appliances:

  • Sub-Zero 249RP refrigerator
  • Sub-Zero 245 w/icemaker
  • 3 Burner Force 10 stove w/oven
  • GE 18″ trash compactor
  • GE microwave oven #JEM31GA
  • Double sink
  • Storage lockers
  • GE Top Load 5 cubic freezer
  • Stove exhaust blower Dayton #2C646
  • Xintex propane gas sensing system


  • Hot & cold cockpit shower by Scandvik
  • TECMA silence toilets in owners and guest heads
  • Chamois Ultra Leather throughout boat in seating
  • Stidd Helm Chair
  • Matching Ultra Leather in pilothouse
  • Granite counter tops in galley and heads
  • Teak floors throughout
  • Custom blinds in main salon
  • Additional reading lights in salon


  • Furuno NavNet 10.4”Multifunction displays
  • Radar: Furuno 1944 c/nt w/ 6KW open array
  • Plotter: Furuno GD 1920 w/GPS sensor
  • Flybridge: Slave Unit for Radar / Plotter (or stand alone)
  • Autopilot: Furuno Navpilot 500 w/ 5011 display on flybridge
  • VHF Radio: Furuno FM3000 w/ hand mike on flybridge
  • CCTV: Elbex camera EXC 7/4 w/ cameras on aft deck & engine room
  • Clarion Stereo w/ interior speakers / flybridge speakers
  • Ritchie Compass SS-2000 (1 in pilot house and 2nd on Flybridge)
  • 8 HP Side Power bow thruster w/ upgraded blades
  • Added stern thruster
  • ABT Trac Stabilizer System
  • Guest Beamer spotlight w/ controls in both wheelhouse and flybridge
  • AIS receiver linked to Radar & Chartplotter

Engine Room

  • Access to the engine room is through the owner’s cabin. The Nordhavn 43 features a stand up engine room which makes for easy maintenance and upgrades. Included in the engine room is:
  • Lugger L668D 140hp main engine (2286 hrs)
  • Yanmar 3YM30V wing engine (w/ dedicated10 gallon fuel tank)(20hrs)
  • Northern Lights 12KW generator (1033 hrs)
  • Fireboy Fire Suppression System
  • Reverso Oil change system
  • Racor Duplex 900 Fuel Filter
  • Racor 900 Fuel transfer and polishing filter
  • Racor 500 Fuel filters for Wing & Gen Set (2)
  • Built in stainless steel tool storage area which is fitted above the main engine


  • All personal items 

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.