Yacht Summary

  • Manufacturer: X-Yachts
  • Model: X-43
  • Build Number: 118
  • Build Year: 2006
  • Lying: Marina Muiderzand, Netherlands
  • Price: Sold
  • Contact: Nanno Schuttrups


X-43 #118 built in 2006, equipped with the then popular Prestige Package including upgraded such as gates in the lifelines, stronger 55hp engine, teak decks, and more.

This X-43 has been lightly used, mostly for family cruising on the IJsselmeer (fresh water) and stored on shore under a wintercover every winter. Current (second) owner has given an upgrade in 2019 with new sails, new chartplotter in the cockpit and upgraded navigation lighting. Survey report from winter 2018 is available on request.

Standard Specification

DesignerNiels Jeppesen
Hull Length12.93 m42'5"
Waterline Length11.45 m37'7"
Beam (max)3.97 m13'0"
Draft2.20 m7'3"
Ballast - Std3,700 kg8,157 lbs
Displacement - Light8,600 kg18,960 lbs

Standard X-43 brochure


Exterior Details


  • White gelcoat hull
  • Bottom treatment (renewed 2018: old antifouling layers sanded down to original epoxy layer, then 2x epoxy and 2x antifouling applied)
  • Stainless steel chafing strip along hull


  • Teak in cockpit, on side decks and on transom platform
  • Cockpit shower (with hot and cold water)
  • Cockpit table with GRP storage box (removable, has been mostly stored at home)
  • Electrical anchor winch
  • Stainless steel anchor with 25m anchor chain
  • Sprayhood in dedicated garage (new 2019)
  • Mooring cleats midships
  • Gates in lifelines midships
  • Spinnaker deck package
  • Aluminium spinnaker pole
  • Andersen ST46 full-stainless halyard winches
  • Andersen ST52 full-stainless genoa winches
  • Andersen ST46 full-stainless mainsheet winches
  • Bose speakers in cockpit for radio
  • Suunto magnetic compass on top of steering wheel console


  • Quantum Sails full-batten mainsail: Tri-Radial Tr 2200, CDX Pro grey (April 2019)
  • Quantum Sails 108% furling jib: MC6000 membrane with UV-cover (2018)
  • North Sails gennaker with snuffer - Original but hardly used
  • Mainsail cover
  • Jib cover
  • Winter cover from De Vries Sails

Mast & Rigging

  • Reckmann furling system for genoa
  • Two maststeps
  • Ronstal ball bearing cars for mainsail
  • LED Tricolour/Anchor light
  • LED deck light
  • Lazy jacks
  • Hydraulic backstay adjuster



  • Teak wooden panelling against hull in main saloon
  • Hinged sofa midships for easier access to below storage
  • Webasto heating system with outlets in all cabins
  • 2-burner stove with oven
  • Rubber gas hoses replaced and system tested and certified, March 2019
  • Battery charger with shore power connection
  • Refrigerator with accumulator plate (water-cooled)
  • 2x holding tank for toilets
  • Pioneer radio/CD player with speakers



  • Volvo Penta D2-55, 55hp engine with saildrive
  • 3-blade folding propellor
  • Volvo Saildrive Coupling/Drive Damper Plate replaced Feb, 2016
  • Volvo Saildrive Hull Seal/Diaphragm replaced Feb, 2016
  • Full engine service April 2019


  • B&G Zeus3 9" plotter mounted below console at steering wheel (new 2019)
  • 3x Raymarine ST60+ display above sliding hatch - speed/wind/depth
  • 1x Raymarine ST60+ graphic multi display in console at steering wheel
  • 1x Raymarine ST6002 autopilot display in console at steering wheel
  • Jefa drive mounted on rudder quadrant for autopilot
  • Raymarine C80 plotter at nav station
  • Raymarine Ray240E VHF at nav station
  • Second station for Ray240E VHF in cockpit
  • GPS antenna on coachroof
  • Raymarine radardome 2kW mounted at first spreader
  • VHF antenna in top of mast