1981 Hatteras 43 Convertible

Used Boat For Sale | ID# 2804555

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43' Hatteras 1981

Hatteras 43 Convertible 1981 For Sale in Charleston, South Carolina


Charleston, South Carolina


  • Length Overall: 43'
  • Beam: 14' 5"
  • Maximum Draft: 4' 2"
  • Dry Weight: 41,000 lbs

Tank Capacities

  • Fuel: 470.00 gal
  • Water:
  • Holding:

Engine Information

  • Engine 1 : 2017 Caterpillar C7.1 - 500hp
  • Engine 2 : 2017 Caterpillar C7.1 - 500hp

General Description

This is an extremely well-kept 1981 Hatteras 43 Convertible. She was tastefully updated and repowered in 2017 with (2) 500hp CAT C7.1s that currently have under 500 hours each. This boat boasts many recent upgrades and shows very well!

  • New C7.1 CATs
  • 7.5KW Onan Genset
  • New Batteries
  • New Engine Room Lights
  • New Water Heater
  • New A/C Units - (2) 20 BTU
  • Gunnels Reinforced
  • Deck Hatches Reinforced

Interior Updates
  • New countertops
  • New sink and fixture
  • New carpet
  • Newer double drawer refrigerator
  • New custom made seating and benches
  • Front windows removed and glassed providing ample storage
  • Overhead galley storage cabinets
  • New microwave
  • New interior lighting
  • Fusion stereo in salon
  • SAT TV capable
  • Blinds for salon windows
  • Headliner in excellent shape
  • Salon windows re-caulked
  • New light fixtures heads and showers
  • New toilets and heads
  • New Electra San with salt metering system
  • New sanitation hoses

Bridge Updates
  • New curtains
  • Single lever controls
  • New seat cushions
  • New spreader lights
  • New subwoofer
  • New speakers bridge and cockpit
  • Modified top

Vessel Walkthrough

As you enter the salon through the starboard side access, there is a custom dinette with fresh upholstery to port. Also to port is the galley with new custom countertops. To starboard is a barrel chair, fixed cabinet, recessed wine bottle and wine glass storage with a drawer style refrigeration. The galley includes a new sink and water fixture, flat surface cooktop, and storage. The boat was originally built with a glass windshield which the previous owner fiber glassed in, making for overhead storage and recessed shelving for a microwave, fryer, and other kitchen items. To starboard on the forward salon is a recessed flatscreen tv and entertainment center. Walking down the companionway, there is a head to stbd and to port are split overhead bunks with a hanging locker. The primary stateroom is forward and include a double berth with under-bunk storage. There is a hanging locker to port with drawers beneath. The ensuite head and shower are to stbd.


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.

This listing is courtesy of the MLS and may be centrally listed with another broker. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey representation of a particular vessel.