43' 2" (13.16m)

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Desperado - 2000 43' 2" CATALINA 42 MK II
San Diego California United States
$139,000 USD

The 2000 43' 2" CATALINA 42 MK II Cruising Sailboat Desperado is a sail boat for sale located in San Diego, California, USA.  A well cared for example of the popular 42' MKIIA beautiful example of one of Catalina's most popular models new to the market.  "Desperado" is a two cabin Pullman model and shows true "pride of ownership"!  Fully outfitted with all the requisite electronics, canvas and Eisenglass in great condition.  This boat is more than ready for trips to Catalina, local, coastal or extended cruising. She is ready to go.This one is truly a MUST SEE! Contact the yacht broker to receive more information or schedule a showing of this yacht for sale in today!

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LENGTH 43' 2" (13.16m)
BEAM 13' 10" (4.22m)
LOCATION San Diego, California, USA
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Beginning forward is the owner's stateroom with ensuite head and separate shower stall.  There is a large storage compartment forward of the shower stall.  The queen size pullman berth is to port with two drawers below the berth.  Opposite is a three-shelf cabinet, cedar lined hanging locker and five- drawer chest. 


Continuing aft is the saloon with generous dinette to port and large table, which lowers to become another berth for two.  Opposite is the chart table with swing-out seat, followed by a double settee with breaker panel. 


Next aft is the second head/shower compartment, accessed from the saloon and/or aft cabin.  Opposite is the spacious L-shaped galley, with storage lockers, shelves and more aft.


The companionway is on the centerline.  Interior joinery is varnished teak solids and veneers, with a teak and holly cabin sole. A spacious and well-designed interior with more than adequate storage lockers, drawers and compartments, affording the capacities needed for extended live aboard and cruising.


Bulkhead and recessed LED lighting, numerous 110V ac outlets, and great ventilation throughout round out this well cared for Catalina.


•             16,000 BTU Marine Air Systems high velocity reverse cycle heat/air

•             UltraLeather cabin cushions

•             Custom natural latex mattresses

•             Vizio HDTV (on a retractable arm)

•             Sony DSX-M50BT Bluetooth Stereo

•             Poly-Planar stereo speakers in salon (x2), speaker in forward (x2) , West Marine 6.5" cockpit speakers (x2)

•             West Marine 120v dehumidifier

•             Weems and Plath barometer

•             LED Cabin lights

•             Separate standing room shower, forward.

•             Raritan manual flush heads with macerator and Tankwatch holding tank alert system







•             Princess 3 burner LPG stove with oven

•             Adler Barbour refrigeration (top and front loading)

•             Franklin Chef Microwave

•             Black and Decker Toast-R-Oven

•             Corian counter tops

•             Spice rack

•             3-drawer pantry with sliding trays/racks

•             Double stainless-steel sinks





•             Raymarine Lighthouse II a series chartplotter

•             AIS class B transceiver integrated into chartplotter

•             Raymarine 4kW 18" digital radar

•             Raymarine ST60 speed and wind (true and apparent)

•             Raymarine ST60 depth

•             Raymarine ST6000+ autopilot

•             Standard Horizon GX2000 VHF (at nav station) with hailer mounted on mast

•             Standard Horizon RAM3 mic at helm

•             Richie powerdamp compass





•             4D Crown house batteries (x3), new October 2018, 200 amp hr. Lead acid

•             Group 24 Crown battery, new October 2018, starting battery, 75 amp hr. Lead acid.

•             Promariner 1250 50 amp Battery Charger with remote display

•             120v, 30 amp master breaker in stern lazerette

•             Professional Mariner Zinc Saver II Galvanic 30 amp isolator in stern lazaret

•             120v 30 amp main electrical panel

•             12v DC distribution panel

•             Electrical panels, breaker protected

•             Amp meter and battery condition monitor on electrical panelXantrex 1800w sine wave inverter (with remote display at nav station) Xantrex Link 10 battery monitorPerco battery switch





•             Maxwell 800 electric windlass with new 1,000w 12v motor

•             Manson Supreme 45# bow anchor, 230' chain, 200' rode

•             Fortress FX-23 stern anchor with 30' chain, 200' rode

•             Anchor wash down

•             Stern Pulpit seating



Sails and Deck


•             Fully Battened Mainsail

•             Harken mainsail Battcar system

•             155% roller furling genoa

•             Inside and outer genoa tracks with Garhauer roller bearing blocks

•             Schaeffer 3100 roller furling

•             Charleston spar

•             Doyle Stack Pack main sail cover with lazy jacks

•             Lewmar 54 self tailing primary winch (x2)

•             Lewmar 40 self tailing secondaries on coach roof (x2)

•             All lines lead aft through 2 banks of rope clutches and/or cam cleats

•             Garhauer traveller

•             Solid vang




Engine, gauges and accessories


•             Yanmar 4JH3E diesel engine, 1224 hrs., 55 hp

•             3 Blade Max Prop

•             Shaft Shark (line cutter)

•             Dual Racor filters with vacuum gauge

•             Temperature, Volt and Fuel gauges

•             High water and low oil pressure alarms





•             Full cockpit enclosure with rollup isinglass windows

•             Achilles 8' dinghy with Newport Vessels 55# thrust electric trolling motor

•             Dinghy davits

•             Kayak racks

•             LED anchor and navigation lighting

•             Closed cell cockpit cushions

•             Magma BBQ with cover

•             Two cockpit propane lockers with 2.5 gal tanks

•             City water connection

•             Original manuals

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Ian Bossenger
California Yacht Sales
2040 Harbor Island Drive San Diego, California, USA

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