Catamaran For Sale -- Leopard 43 (Caribbean)

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Asking: $285,000 (USD) Location: Sint Maarten (Caribbean)
S/V Moonshadow is a Sint Maarten based 2005 Leopard 43 Catamaran For Sale By Owner
This catamaran owner requires financial settlement only. Trades will not be considered.
This seller is open to offers via CatamaranSite escrow.

S/V Moonshadow is a Sint Maarten, Caribbean based 2005 Leopard 43 catamaran for sale by owner. This is a safe and dependable catamaran, a solid performer that is easy to handle. She is equipped and ready to go. Her four-cabin, four-head layout affords comfort and privacy, with room for guests to join in the adventure.

The Leopard 43, is well regarded as she’s Built in Cape Town, South Africa by Robertson and Caine, with robust South African Standards and received glowing reviews in major sailing magazines.

The inviting cockpit integrates her guests with the view and breezes, and will be a gathering point for many pleasurable social events. The louvered salon windows afford full visibility, while shading the salon from direct sunlight. The helm is functional and efficient, with a commanding view of all corners of the boat. The sugar-scoop sterns make the clear and refreshing waters easily accessible to guests and crew, while also making fishing a joy and dinghy boarding safe and easy.

She has a spacious layout of 4 cabins, each originally designed with a full, dedicated, en-suite bathroom, a very large salon and a galley up design. The salon table easily sits 8-10 guests and converts into an additional double bed. the navigation area is starboard, facing aft.

Each of the cabins has large double berths, the forward cabins wih walk around access, overhead opening hatch, a hanging locker, a settee with storage, overhead lighting, reading lights and 12V cabin fans.

Each head has a wash basin, oversized toilet bowls and large shower with manual sump pump and hanging shower head fitting. The U-shaped galley-up allows the chef to enjoy the panoramic view while interacting with guests and crew. Large storage accommodations, and ample work surfaces, make provisioning and preparation easy. Ventilation aboard the Léopard 43 is excellent, thanks to the opening front windows, a must in tropical climates.

S/V Moonshadow features dependable and economical Yanmar engines, trouble-free shaft drive, Complete Raymarine navigation, 900W watt solar panels, 60A Morningstar solar regulator and rigging new in 2018.

Moonshadow is a very nice and clean catamaran looking for a  new owner to cruise the oceans after being in charter most of her life.Space to add a personal touch after a recent  refit and more upgrades are on the way.

Catamaran Name: S/V Moonshadow
Model: 43
Year Built: 2005
Builder: Robertson and Caine Cape Town, South Africa
Designer: Alex Simonis and Maaten Voogd
Construction: GRP Vacuum bagged Balsa sandwich
Loa: 42ft 6in / 12.95M
Lwl: 37ft 9in / 11.50M
Beam: 22ft 9in / 6.93M
Headroom: 6ft 6" / 2.0M
Draft: 4ft 7in / 1.4M
Displacement: 19,030 lbs/8,845kg
Mast Height: 63ft / 19.20M
Fuel Tanks: 95 gal.
Water Tanks: 211 gal.
Cabins: 4
Heads: 4
Galley Location: up
Engines: 3500
Engine Hours: 3500
Fuel Consumption: 0.8
Sails: Full batten mainsail with Antal Track
Rollerfurling Genoa

Catamaran Inventory


  • 4 double cabins
  • 2 single V-berth


  • convertible table
  • seating for 6


  • 2 burner Force Ten stove with oven
  • 8cbf Seafrost front loading fridge
  • 6cbf Seafrost front loading freezer
  • double basin sink
  • black Corian counter top


  • seating for 8
  • hardtop


  • Raymarine e95 chartplotter
  • Raynarine ST60 Tridata,Wind
  • Raymarine S3 smartpilot with autohelm linear drive
  • Raymarine VHF
  • Clarion AM/FM/CD stereo with salon and cockpit speakers


  • 12 V DC /120V AC system voltage
  • 4 X Lifeline 210Ah house batteries
  • 2 Lifeline 80Ah starter batteries
  • 6 X 150W solar panels
  • 60A Morningstar solar regulator
  • 40A Sentry battery charger
  • 1000W Prowatt Inverter
  • salon and stairway courtesy lights
  • Led reading lights with USB in cabins
  • 2 X 30 A shorepower
  • 110 v outlets in salon and cabins
  • 2 X 5 gal. waterheater

Deck & Hull

  • Starboard helm station with Edson Wheel

Sails & Rigging

  • Full batten main with Antal track and sliders
  • Roller furling genoa with sun cover
  • Lazy bag
  • Complete mast ,roller furling and rigging (2018)

Engines & Mechanical

  • 2 X Yanmar 3cyl.3JH4 39 HP Diesel Engines
  • Yanmar KM35A transmission to 30 mm shaft
  • Cutless bearing new7/22
  • dripless shaft seal new7/22
  • 2 X 40A alternator on engines


  • -to be arranged

Navigation Equipment

  • Raymarine Chartplotter E 95


  • Horse shoe buoy in cockpit
  • Flares
  • 8 man Plastimo liferaft

Anchor & Docking

  • 55lb Delta anchor
  • with 150ft 3/8 galvanized chain.
  • 70lb Bruce anchor with 60 ft 3/8 SS chain and 150 ft rope
  • 4 docking lines
  • 4 fender


  • New rub rail on stern and hard top.
  • Original davits to be installed soon
  • with removing all old antifouling down to gel coat
  • 2 coats epoxy primer and 3 coats of antifouling
  • topsides new gelcoated
  • All new bronze thru hulls and ball valves 7/22