SECOND HAND YACHTS / MONOHULLS
43 Dix for sale in Cape Town South Africa. Professionally built 43 foot steel cruiser which is in superb condition. Vessel has cruised abroad and back to Cape Town and has undoubtly proven herself as a strong and capable cruiser.
LOA: 43' Design: Dix
LWL: 40' Designer: Dudley Dix
Beam: 4.10m Builder: Aristos, Durban
Draft: 1.80m Hull: Steel - Radius Chine/Round Bilge
Keel: Fin - Lead Ballast Deck: Steel
Display: 14.5 Tons Launched: 1995
Sloop cutter, Paul Green aluminium double spreader mast and boom, mast steps, Harken roller-furling-unit, rigid boom vang, stainless steel standing rigging (new August 2006).
Total: 6 - Stack-pack with lazy-jacks, Doyle roller-furling Genoa (130%), spare light Genoa, Doyle Gennaker with dousing sock, Doyle Staysail, Storm jib.
Total: 8 - 2 Lewmar No.40 self-tailing Primaries, 2 x No.32 3-speed Ashai (genoa sheet), 2 x Barlow No.25 self-tailing (halyard), 1 x No.19 self-tailing (main sheet), 1 x Lewmar No.16 self-tailing (reefing). 3 Winch handles.
72hp Perkins 4236 engine, 550L diesel storage, 190Ah alternator, 8 batteries - 2 x 120Ah engine and 6 x 180Ah 6V Sonnenschieng house, 3-blade fixed prop. Cruising speed: 6.5 knots at 1350rpm.
Pedestal wheel direct drive steering, Autohelm ST6000+ autopilot, Aries windvane, emergency tiller, skeg mounted rudder.
Navstar SM 5800 VHF, Icom IC 725 SSB, Furuno 1621 Radar, Furuno GP31 GPS, Raymarine Bidata echo sounder and log, Raymarine wind instrument Plastimo binnacle compass, Link 2000 battery monitor, 220V/110V Transformer (shore power up), Freedom 200W/100Ah inverted charger, Air Marine wind generator, 2 Siemens solar panels, Next Step regulator, shore power cable and connection, Sansui TV, Sansui DVD player, radio/tape with 6 CD shuttle.
Total berths: 6 - 3 Cabins. 3 Doubles, Jabsco heads, shower, basin, material upholstery, Flotex carpeting, light and airy Beech wood interior finished off to a high standard. Corian type counter tops throughout, Kool aluminium blinds throughout, Halogen lighting with dimmers, large stowage spaces under all berths and settees. She is in excellent condition and well ventilated throughout.
3-Burner Force10 cooker with oven and grill, 600W microwave oven, Frigoboat fridge and freezer (both keel cooled), 2 10kg gas bottles, gas solenoid and alarm, pressurised hot and cold fresh water system.
600L Water storage, PUR Survivor 25L/hr watermaker, pressurised hot and cold fresh water system.
2 Anchors, chain and warp, Lofrans electric windlass, 6 life jackets, 4 harnesses, 2 life rings, danbouy, MOB light, 4 fire extinguishers, 6-man Arimar canister life raft (new 2006) in custom stainless steel bracket.
9' Caribe semi rigid dinghy and 15hp Yamaha Enduro outboard both with Sunbrella covers, Sunbrella spray dodger, Sunbrella bimini, full length Sunbrella deck awning, stainless steel radar arch, dinghy davits, stern seats, Sunbrella cockpit cushions, hot and cold transom shower, salt water deck-wash, vacuum cleaner, mosquito screen, 6 fenders.
This steel 43 Dix has been beautifully built using the highest quality materials by the owner of the boatyard and the detailing and finish are extraordinary to the point where the bows and sugar scoop are both stainless steel and in the event of any paint chipping in these vulnerable areas there is never any rusting. She is meticulously maintained is in excellent condition throughout and is ready to cruise. A very safe and comfortable yacht for all oceans.
ZAR: 1 950.000