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1977 Gulfstar G43

San Diego, California


43' Gulfstar G43 '77 "Sea Carla"

Well maintained. Many upgrades. Spacious aft cabin with private head & portable shower. Comfortable salon and V-Berth with guest head and portable shower. Workable galley. Adequate headroom throughout. Sizable engine room for maintenance. She has a functional working deck layout as well. The cockpit is deep, protected with a dodger, and has a chart plotter at the helm. The foredeck is easy to move around on, and the aft deck makes a nice lounging area. There are davits off the stern to carry a dinghy (dinghy and kayaks are not included).  If you’re looking for a dream girl that will bring you one with the wind and sea then SEA CARLA is for you.

Basic Boat Info

Price: $54,500
Boat Name: Sea Carla
Make: Gulfstar
Model: G43
Year: 1977
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Gulfstar
Designer: Lazzara
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: GFS043510777
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 43 ft
Length Overall: 43 ft
Length Of Deck: 43 ft
Waterline Length: 33 ft
Beam: 11'10 ft
Min Draft: 5 ft
Displacement: 23,000 lb
Cabin Headroom: 6'7 ft
Ballast: 8,000 lb

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Perkins
  • Model: 4-108
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 51hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade
  • Year: 1977
  • Engine Hours: 1000
Cruising Speed: 6.5 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 65 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 115 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 20 gal


Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Direct
Boat Class: Center Cockpit, Cruisers, Ketch


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San Diego, California, US, 92106
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V berth forward with filler cushion, removable storage shelf, drawers and hanging locker. Ensuite head/shower as well. Next aft is the salon with two settees and table mounted centerline. Aft in salon to port is the u shaped galley, and nav area/workbench to starboard. Aft of nav area is a walk through to access the master stateroom. Engine room door and access is in the walkthrough. Master stateroom has abundant storage in drawers and hanging locker, and ensuite head/shower.


Adler Barbour 12V refrigeration

2-burner propane stove with oven

Microwave oven

Toaster oven 6-gal water heater

Electronics and Navigation

Wind direction

Speed and distance logs

Depth sounder



Garmin GPS

Hand-held GPS

Garmin chart plotter


VHF radio

Hand-held VHF radio

Clock and barometer

TV and DVD


12V DC and 110V AC

AGM house battery bank

Optima start battery

Battery parallel switch

Battery monitor Smart charger

50’ shore power cord


45 lb CQR on bow with 120' chain

Danforth type anchor on stern with rode

Electric windlass

Bimini, dodger and lee curtains

Anchor and steaming light

Deck light

Running lights

Spreader light

Bow pulpit and rails

Lifelines and stanchions

Dock lines and fenders

Swim ladder

Dinghy davits

Outboard mount

(2) stainless dorades


Actual LOA: 46’


Sails and Rigging

Manual boom vang

Wire standing rigging

Aluminum keel-stepped main mast

Deck-stepped mizzen mast

Roller furling on headsail

(7) non-self-tailing winches

110 jib

130 genoa

Storm jib



Engine and Mechanical

Bilge blower

Emergency engine stop

Engine alarm

Fuel filter

Raw water sea strainer

Fuel shut-off valves for stove and engine

Cockpit engine controls

Thermal and acoustic engine area insulation

Manual engine fire extinguishing

(1) manual and (1) electric bilge pump

Manual head with overboard discharge

20-gal holding tank

Engine rebuilt approx. 2010 with approx. 1000 hrs since


(4) life jackets


All seller’s personal effects on board are excluded from the sale of this vessel.

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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