1986 Slocum 43Cutter Cruiser


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SV Sequoyah is currently in the San Blas, Nayarit Marina on Pacific Mexico’s Gold Cost awaiting her next adventure.  Taiwanese built as Hull #37 designed by Stan Huntingford, has long been considered a solid blue water cruising boat capable of comfortable passage making.  The interior teak work of the 1980’s Taiwanese build boats is famous for it’s artistry and that is felt the moment you walk below decks into her spacious and well laid out interior.

Gear and System Highlights:

Schaefer Boom Furler with Fully Battened Main (2001)
* New Fiberglass Fuel Tanks (120gals total in 2023)
* New Through Hulls and Bronze Ball Valves (2023)
* 2013 Rebuild Perkins 4-108 Engine with approx 800hrs
* Cockpit screened Enclosure and Cushions 2021
* 520W of Solar and D400 Wind Generator
* 12v DC Water Maker (Power survivor 35)
* Hard Dodger
* Dinghy Davits
* Fresh Bottom Paint (2024)


Speed & Distance
Cruising Speed 6.2kn
Max Speed 8kn
Range 1200nm


Length Overall 42.5ft
Max Bridge Clearance 59ft
Max Draft 6.33ft
Beam 12.92ft
Cabin Headroom 6.5ft
Length at Waterline 35.83ft


Fresh Water Tank 2 X 75 Gal (Stainless Steel)
Fuel Tank 2 X 60 Gal (Fiberglass)


1986 Perkins 4-108, Rebuilt in 2013 with 800hrs since rebuild

Ground Tackle

60lb Delta on Bow Roller with 300ft of 3/8″ Chain
45lb CQR on Bow Roller with 100ft of 3/8″ Chain and 200ft of 1″ Rode
30lb Danforth in Stern Lazarette with 25ft of 1/4″ Chain and 100ft of 1/2″ Rode
12v DC Maxwell Electric Anchor Windlass


12v DC System
120v AC 30A Shore Power
Battery Charger – Victron 40A
Samlex 2000W Inverter
D400 Wind Generator
100A High Output Alternator


Force 10 3-burner propane
Pressurized Hot and Cold Water
8 Gallon water heater (120v AC or Engine heat Exchanger)
Abler Barbour Super Cold Machie 12v Refrigeration


Furano 1721 Radar
Navionics on Raymarine Plotter
Raymarine Autopilot
Garmin 12XL GPS
Icom IC-M55 VHF Radio

About Boat Buying in Mexico:

Buying a boat in Mexico can have some tax advantages in saving you the State Sales Tax and the boat is already where you want to start Cruising.  When buying a boat in Mexico, all of the title transfer paperwork and escrow account fund transfers are handled in the United States by a Marine Documentation Services Company for your convenience and peace of mind.