1986 Moragn Catalina Nelsen Merak 43 located in Virginia for sale

43' Moragn Catalina Nelsen Merak 43

13' 5'

Description: The Morgan 43 is a Nelson-Marek design center cockpit, sloop rig with clean lines and a surprisingly nice turn of speed. Its rig is exceptionally beefy and the construction and fit is well above average. The interior is well laid out with lots of storage, a dedicated true nav station, large work bench across from the engine room, relatively spacious engine room, and a very roomy aft cabin with en-suite head.

Originally a Great Lakes (fresh water) boat, here is a well-cared for, recently upgraded example of the popular Nelson Marek designed Morgan 43 performance cruiser. Owner’s life plans have unexpectedly changed resulting in a unique opportunity to own a quality yacht ready to cruise today. This yacht is “bone dry” hatches have been reworked/replaced within the past 2 years, all port lights have recently been replaced with New Found Metals SS opening ports and all chain plates have been pulled inspected and re-bedded. There is new canvas throughout and new custom made Outland ridged hatch covers installed.
The powerful design features a long fin keel, a semi-skeg mounted counter balanced rudder, and a reverse raked transom. Together with the low-profile center cockpit and coach house, the yacht presents a sleek profile.
Main sheet winch, traveler, and jib sheet winches are all within easy reach of the helm. All non-skid (no teak) decks, double bow and stern railings, and double lifelines provide secure passage around the decks. Seven hatches with custom Outland ridged covers, four dorade vents and eleven opening ports (Newfound Metals Stainless steel just installed 2015) provide ample light and ventilation below.
The cockpit has completely new Sunbrella (Caribbean Blue Tweed) bimini and dodger mounted on new stainless bows with integrated outboard handrails and sail window, new matching Sunbrella winch covers and mainsail cover.
The double- spreader aluminum mast (62’ air draft) and boom were Awlgrip painted in 2013 and associated hardware powder coated. Standing rigging was magniflux tested and most running rigging has been re-newed.

Equipment: Main Salon:
Teak double drop-leaf dining table
“L” shaped settee to stbd
Straight settee to port
Storage shelving outboard
Air conditioning control
LED lighting
Teak & Holly sole
2 Brass lamps
Stereo speakers
5 Opening SS ports (new 2015)
2 Opening hatcheslley:
Deep double SS sink
Pressure hot & cold water
Back-up manual FW pump
GSI three burner range/oven
Double top-loading refrigerator/freezer
Emerson Microwave
Opening Hatch
Numerous storage drawers and shelves
LED lighting
Navigation Station & Work Bench:
Located portside adjacent to companionway. Angled padded seat has storage under and backrest has hinged lift top for storage of full sized charts.
Chart table has lift top with storage under.
Built-in SIMRAD NSE8 Multifunction Display
Built-in Stereos and satellite radio system
110V & 12V outletsAft Master Stateroom
The private aft master stateroom has an offset queen bed, dressing seat, hanging locker, several drawers and shelves and the en-suite head with tub/shower
Queen bed
Air Conditioning control
Reading lights
LED lighting
Floor Night lights
Hanging locker
Four Opening SS ports (New 2015)
2 Fixed port windows
Overhead opening hatch
Mounted 12V fan
Private head with manual flush
Double mirrored medicine cabinets
Opening SS port in Head (New 2015) BathTub/Showerorward Cabin:
Private guest cabin features a full across V-Bert, hanging locker, drawer, cabinet and outboard shelve storage and private entrance to the wet head.
Full width V Berth
Reading Lights
Mounted 12V fan
Storage drawers and shelves
Hanging locker
2 Opening SS ports (New in 2015)
Opening overhead hatch
Manual flush head
Mirror medicine cabinet
Opening SS port in Head (New in 2015)
Simrad NSE 8 Multifunction GPS/Radar/Depth Sounder
Simrad IS20 Depth/Speed/ Log (in cockpit)
Simrad IS20 Wind Indicator (in cockpit)
Simrad AP28 Auto Pilot (in cockpit)
Icom IC M-56 VHF
Raynarine ST60 Depth Sounder (in cockpit)
Spacious and immaculately clean engine room
Perkins 4-108 FWC 50HP diesel (1800 hrs)
Dual Racor fuel filtration
Fuel scrubbing system
1 ¼” SS Shaft
17 ½” Flex-O-Fold Prop
Original bronze fixed prop
Edson Wheel Steering
30 Amp Shore Power
Master Elec Circuit Panel
Solar Panels
AirBreeze Wind Generator
Xantrex 40Amp Battery Charger
Xantrex 1800 watt Inverter
Honda 2kw portable generator
Sails, Rigging & Deck Hardware:
Mast was unstopped, prepped and re-painted with Awlgrip, the hardware was black powder coated, standing rigging was magnaflux tested and running rigging was renewed last 5 years. Chain Plates rebedded in 2015 and are exposed for easy access/inspection.
Mack Sails Main w/ 2 reef points (very good cond)
Mack Sail 150 Genoa (very good cond) on Profurl roller furling headstay
Kenyon double spreaders keel-stepped mast
Block & tackle boom vang
Mainsheet traveler
Genoa rail tracks w/ double cars
Lewmar 43 STC genoa sheet winches
Lewmar 16 Halyard winches
Sunbrella Bimini (New 2015)
Sunbrella Dodger (new 2015
Sunbrella Mainsail cover (new 2015)
Sunbrella winch covers (new 2015)
Double Anchor roller pulpit
CQR anchor and chain
Double bow & stern railings
Double life lines
Stainless transom mounted dingy davits
Stainless transom mounted swim ladder
8’ West Marine inflatable dingy
Mercury 2.5 hp outboard

Location: Norfolk, Virginia
(757) 567-5699

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