1981 Hatteras 43C Sportfish

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Yacht Overview

Make: Hatteras

Model: 43C Sportfish

Year: 1981

Length: 43′

Located In: Shalimar, FL

Engine/Fuel Type: diesel

Hull Material: Fiberglass

YW#: 9207865


1981 Hatteras 43C Sportfish for sale- Longshot is a very well-maintained traditional Vintage Hatteras. You will see the owner has taken very well care of her and on inspection. She is washed weekly and waxed every 3 months by her management company. Longshot has upgraded to Man engines and will make 30 knots at top-end speed. The dark high gloss wood interior has a very nostalgic feel the second you enter the salon. This vessel is priced to sell and the owner is ready to let her go to her new home. This vessel will be a head-turner in your marina. Call for more information on this rare gem.  

Full Specs

Boat Name



LOA: 43
Beam: 14.5 ft
Displacement: 41,000 lb


Engine Brand: MAN
Engine Model: D2848LE401
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 680|horsepower
Engine Type: Inboard

Engine Brand: MAN
Engine Model: D2848LE401
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 680|horsepower
Engine Type: Inboard


Fuel Tanks: 1 (660 Gallon)


Number of cabins: 2
Number of heads: 2

  • Awlgrip paint, excellent condition
  • Bridge curtains
  • Glassed-in front windows, updated side windows
  • No external wood to varnish, low maintenance 
  • LED blue accent lights in the cockpit and on the bridge 
  • LED cockpit floodlights


  • Varnished wood interior with teak and holly floors throughout
  • Two (2) 16,000 BTU AC systems - both recently replaced with new
  • Wet bar
  • All LED interior lights with dimmer controls
  • Custom stereo cabinet in the salon with the stereo receiver, speaker selector, PS3, large subwoofer, speakers in the master stateroom, external speakers on the bridge and in the cockpit
  • High-quality surround sound for movies 
  • WiFi internal to the boat with Apple TV for stereo control by iPhone
  • KVH TV3 HD Satellite TV
  • Two HD TV antennas in addition to satellite TV
  • 42” Samsung HDTV in the salon 
  • 21” Samsung HDTV in Master stateroom
  • Large custom-built “L” shaped couch with storage, can sleep 2
  • Queen berth master stateroom, memory foam mattresses
  • V-berth forward (wide), memory foam mattresses 
  • Large side-by-side refrigerator/freezer
  • Stove
  • Microwave oven
  • Large, commercial surge protectors for televisions, stereo, etc.
  • Raritan Atlantes Freedom toilet with freshwater or saltwater choice by valve position
  • Pressure-controlled shore water intake with panel solenoid switch to fill the water tank from inside the boat
  • Water heater


  • Diesel Engines: MAN 680 hp V-8 (1998), Cruise: 24-26 knots, WOT: 31 knots
  • Generator: 12 kw Onan
  • FloScan fuel flow monitors
  • Dual sets of Racor filters for engines with valve exchange
  • Glendinning engine synchronizer
  • Tides Marine dripless stuffing boxes and rudder shaft logs, recently updated 
  • Engine block heaters


  • Marlin tower with controls (Pipewelders quality)
  • Rupp outriggers
  • Bluewater 80 lb class fighting chair
  • Transom fish door
  • Cockpit tackle center with freshwater and saltwater washdown 
  • Plumbing for live bait well hook up installed and ready
  • Freezers in the cockpit: two for ice and bait
  • Tuna tubes
  • Built-in rod holders in the ceiling of the salon and forward berth


  • Fuel capacity: 660 gallons 
  • 495 gallon main tank, 165 gallons in accessory tank with Racor filtered fuel transfer system


  • HRO Watermaker: 600 gallons/day with salon control and tank level monitor
  • 110v water pump with 12v backup pump with valve selector


  • High water alarms forward berth, engine room, and lazarette aft with bridge siren
  • Sea Fire engine room fire suppression system
  • LED running lights and cockpit lights
  • Spotlight, remote control
  • Anchor windlass with Fortress anchor
  • 12v and 110v engine room lights
  • Bonding system, galvanic isolator


  • Autopilot, Plotter, ICOM VHF radio, SSB radio, AIS, 48-mile Furuno radar, Glendinning engine synchronizer


  • Family Picture on Port Wall in V-berth
  • Port EADS Lighthouse Picture on Galley Wall
  • Small Saint Christopher Medallion by Galley Stairs
  • EPIRB, Life Raft
  • All Tools, All Spare Parts
  • All personal effects and equipment
  • 50 Amp Shorepower cord and splitter
  • All spare lines not in use to secure the boat
  • All unused bumpers
  • All gaffs, fishing tackle, and boat hooks
  • Step Stool in the Cockpit
  • All electrical parts, and meters
  • All galley supplies
  • 2 Dish TV Reciever Boxes


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.

Mechanical Disclaimer

Engine and generator hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing.


This boat may not be listed by Massey Yacht Sales & Service and may be listed by another brokerage company. This listing is made available as a courtesy to those visiting our website.

The advertising broker is merely providing this information in an effort to represent you as a buyer in the purchase of this vessel.