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3248 Elwood Drive ............ Racine, WI 53406
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2001 Dufour 43 Classic

Hunter 40 waiting for you at the dock  ......If you have never thoroughly looked into purchasing a Dufour. Here is your chance. True European quality and construction. The first thing that strikes you as you enter, is the rich beauty of the woodwork and the spaciousness of the salon. You then notice the wonderful light and ventilation provided by the myriad of opening ports and hatches. Dufour 43 Classic salonAs you look closer, you are continually impressed by both the craftsmanship and thoughtfulness of the design and construction. This a boat that will turn heads as you enter any harbor, and that you will always get that proud feeling as you see her in your slip in the harbor.

A great layout for cruising with family and friends. There are three private staterooms with 2 heads. With the reverse cycle heat and air conditioning .... you and your friends and family can cruise anywhere in comfort.

The master stateroom is forward, with a private en suite head. This stateroom also features an separate office space with plenty of room for anything you could ask for. A built-in swivel chair and tons of storage.

The forward head has a shower with sump.

Next aft is the salon, with the galley along the port side. She has a huge icebox with Isotherm refrigeration, Force 10 3 burner gimballed stove with oven, deep double S.S. sinks, and plenty of counter space. There is plenty of storage for all of cruising or entertaining needs.

The dining area is across to starboard and plenty of room for dining , or just hanging out. The L-shaped Dufour 43 Classic master stateroomsettee wraps around the forward and starboard sides of the table, with additional settee along the midships side. This settee has a built-in seatback for comfort and support. Having this backrest, also gives a great place to hold on while moving about the boat in a seaway.

All of the counters, dining table and nav station surfaces have deep fiddles for security at the dock or underway.

Next aft to starboard is the Navigation station. The electrical and electronic hub of the boat. There are 3 large drawers, the tradional desktop and more storage under the seat.

Across to port is the aft head. With a separate shower area, this is an easy head to use and maintain. Lots of light, and ventilation.

Aft are the two private (mirror image) aft staterooms. Both will easily sleep a couple with room for dressing and lounging in privacy when desired. Both feature hanging lockers and storage for individual needs.

Features at-a-glance
LOD ....................43'
Beam .................... 14' 1 "
Draft ...................... 5' 6"
Displacement ...................... . approx.

Raytheon RL70C color Radar and chartplotter 
Raymarine ST60 Wind Speed and direction, Depth, Speed and Log with repeater 
Autohelm 6000 autopilot 
  • Phillips LCD flat panel television 
  • Cyberhome DVD player 
  • Sony CDX656 Stereo with Bose speakers 
  • Triax Marine TV antenna 
  • Sony 10 disc CD changer 

Sails and Rigging
Mainsail with Dutchman flaking system installed in 2003, Roller furling genoa with Shaeffer furler,Garhauer rigid boom vang new in 2003, winch handles, Whisker pole, 
  • Elvstrom mainsail in excellent condition 
  • Elvstrom 110 genoa for furler in excellent condition 
  • Quantum Gennaker new in 2006 

Deck and Hull
Dodger with covers to protect the isinglass, Bimini, Wheel and Helm covers winch covers ... all in Navy blue and in excellent condition. All by Boat Tailors. The best you can ask for. 

Propane grill 

  • Cayman 88 electric windlass 
  • New England Dock lines (8) 
  • 8 Fenders 
  • 2 sets of Marinco shore power cords (one for home port and one for traveling) 
  • 50 amp 250V shore power adapter 
  • 50 amp 125V shore power adapter 
  • 3 amp yard adapter 
  • Stairs for boarding from a low dock 
  • Aft deck shower with Hot and Cold water 
  • Two anchors with chain and rode 

Engine and Mechanical
Volvo Penta Saildrive 50HP with only 398 hours 
PYI MaxProp feathering prop new in February 2003 
Marine Air reverse cycle heat and air (2 units)
  • Dockside water system 
  • 3 batteries in two banks 
  • 12V ships system 
  • 110V shore power system 
  • Battery bank switch 
  • Bilge blower 
  • Engine alarms 
  • Propane safety shut off for stove 
  • 2 manual heads with extremely large holding tanks 
  • Automatic battery charger 
  • Dockside electrical cables 


These sellers are ready for the next adventure ... this is your chance to buy a better than new vessel  !!