Cutter rig blue water cruiser with extensive inventory. New Yanmar Diesel with only 170 hours. Boom furling main, Roller Furl on jib & staysail. Air Conditioning/Heat, Watermaker, Genset. Center Cockpit, Large master cabin aft with centerline berth.

  • Basic Information
  • Dimensions
  • Speed / Weight
  • Accomodations
  • Hull & Deck
  • Engine Information
  • Builder: TASWELL
  • Category: Cruising Sailboat
  • Model: CUTTER
  • Model Year: 1989
  • YearBuilt: 1989
  • Year Refit: N/A
  • Refit Type: N/A
  • Country: United States
  • Registration #: N/A
  • Coast Guard #: N/A
  • Vessel Top: N/A
  • Fly Bridge: No
  • Cockpit: No
  • Helipad: No
  • Accomodations: Guest SR/S: 2/0 - Crew R/B/S: 0/0/0
  • LOA: 43' 0" (13.11m)
  • LWL: 35' 4" (10.77m)
  • LOD: 42' 10" (13.06m)
  • Beam: 13' 8" (4.17m)
  • Min Draft: --
  • Max Draft: 6' 3" (1.91m)
  • Clearance: --
  • MFG Length: --
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  • Displacement: 24,600 Pounds
  • Gross Tonnage: --
  • Water Capacity: 192 Gallons
  • Holding Tank: 25 Gallons
  • Fuel Capacity: 82 Gallons
  • Fuel Consumption: --
  • Berths: 4
  • Heads: 2
  • Sleeps: N/A
  • State Rooms: 2
  • Crew Berths: N/A
  • Crew Sleeps: N/A
  • Crew Heads: N/A
  • Captains Quarters: No
  • Hull ID: N/A
  • Hull Material: Fiberglass
  • Deck Material: N/A
  • Hull Configuration: N/A
  • Project Manager: N/A
  • Hull Designer: N/A
  • Hull Color: N/A
  • Hull Finish: N/A
  • Exterior Designer: N/A
  • Interior Designer: N/A
  • Manufacturer: Yanmar
  • Model: 4JH4E
  • Engine Count: Single
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Fuel Type: Diesel


Number of twin berths: 2
Number of double berths: 2
Number of cabins: 2
Number of heads: 2
Number of bathrooms: 2


  • The Taswell 43 incorporates a high degree of custom furniture and cabinetry. The interior woods are of the finest teak. The cabin sole is teak and holly. Below deck ventilation is superior with 13 individual opening ports, 5 dorade ventilators, 3 solar vents and 5 opening hatches.
  • The forward cabin is pullman style with a double bunk to port. The upper bunk folds down to accommodate two settee style berths with storage behind. There is also a vanity with excellent storage. The forward head is large and features an electric toilet, shower with sump pump, basin and abundant storage.
  • Next aft is the nav station to starboard with electronics, chart table, and room to store all navigation gear.
  • Opposite is the main salon with large comfortable U-shaped settee around a beautiful teak table
  • The traditional U-shaped galley is opposite to starboard with a gimbaled three-burner Mainer Regal propane stove with broiler and oven, two stainless steel sinks, manual water pump, Formica counters with drawers, locker storage and over/under counter stowage. Grunert engine-driven refrigeration / freezer.
  • Aft to port is the owners’ cabin with centerline double berth, plenty of lockers and drawers and an ensuite head with electric toilet, basin and separate shower with sump pump
  • All berths have proper lee cloths fitted
  • Hella fans in two cabins
  • Panasonic multi-speaker stereo system with 6 CD changer
  • Clock and barometer in main salon

Mechanical and Electrical


  • Yanmar 4JH-TE marine FWC diesel
  • 3-blade MaxProp, newly serviced
  • Engine access is excellent on four sides
  • Hot water from shorepower and engine heat exchanger
  • Filtered domestic fresh water to galley and both heads
  • Village Tech 12V watermaker
  • Salt water foot pump to galley and forward head
  • Two 4D batteries on house bank and two on starter bank
  • Three solar panels with regulator
  • Heart Freedom 1000W inverter/charger with remote panel
  • Shorepower with 5 double 110V outlets
  • Three stage 40 Amp smart charger
  • 30Amp/125V 50' shorepower cord
  • Tri-color at mast head with strobe light
  • Two aluminum 20 lb LPG cylinders with shut off solenoid



  • Datamarine 5000 sailing instrument system
  • Raytheon color LCD radar/chartplotter with 24 NM range
  • Furuno GPS GP500 with external antenna and laptop interface. Also coupled to chartplotter
  • Panasonic VHF radio with masthead antenna
  • Raytheon Autohelm 6000 autopilot
  • Icom M700 Pro SSB radio with SSB counterpoise, antenna tuner and two backstay insulators
  • Ritchie Compass

Sail & Rigging


  • New Doyle full battened main on recent “Leisure Furl” furling boom system with Sunbrella cover
  • 125% genoa 100% yankee both furling with foam luff
  • New Doyle asymmetrical cruising spinnaker with sock
  • New Harken headsail furler, Furlex on inner forestay
  • Furling staysail, storm staysail, storm trisail
  • Storm trisail track
  • Whisker pole with topping lift
  • Spinnaker halyard
  • Running backstays
  • Mechanical boomvang
  • Starboard burgee halyard
  • Main halyard and furling line led aft thru cockpit stoppers
  • 2 Lewmar halyard winches with jammers & cleats on mast
  • Mast steps to lower spreader

Additional Equipment


  • Large and comfortable self bailing cockpit with teak sole
  • 2 safety-line padeyes in cockpit and stern to bow jacklines
  • Excellent visibility from all positions consistent with the proven offshore capability expected from Taswell
  • Sunbrella cockpit dodger with S/S frame and new canvas and window - pedestal cover to match
  • Blipper radar reflector
  • Teak cockpit table
  • Propane BBQ
  • Maxwell S/S electric windlass with helm & foredeck control
  • 45 lb plow anchor with 280' chain
  • Danforth anchor with 30' chain and 300' anchor line
  • Sturdy dinghy davits with Zodiac inflatable and 5hp o/b
  • Stern swim step & boarding ladder and hot & cold shower
  • Offshore safety equipment included: 406 EPIRB, 6 person deck-mounted liferaft (both current), 72" drogue, 2 offshore PFD’s, collision mat, “DAN BUOY” MOB equipment, offshore flare kit, and more
  • Major spares included: 3-blade MaxProp, alternator, windlass motor, fresh water pressure pump, electric bilge pump, engine fuel pump, engine exhaust manifold, electric head (less bowl)