Alubat Ovni 43 : Anchorage in the Caribbean
Alubat Ovni 43 : Anchorage in the Caribbean

Alubat Ovni 43 : Anchorage in the Caribbean

Ovni 43

43.00 feet (13.11 m)
4.30 m
Draft (minimum)
0.80 m
Draft (maximum)
2.50 m
10 300.00 kg
Philippe Briand
55.00 hp
2 130 hours
Type of fuel
Propeller shaft
3 pales fixes
Fuel tank
300.00 L
Water tank
600.00 L
Ovni 43: Boat layout

This Ovni 43 was constructed in 1996 by the Alubat shipyard. She is very well equipped, with much of her equipment replaced in 2018 and 2019. French Caribbean VAT and dock dues have been acquitted.

French flag, this sailing monohull is available for viewing in Martinique.


3 double cabins
Forward double cabin
2 aft double cabins
2 forward single beds
2 shower rooms with washbasin, shower, and marine toilet
Long galley on the starboard side
Chart table on the port side
2 x 300 L water tanks
Pressurized hot and cold water
Electric water heater
Radio CD player


Double stainless-steel sink
2-burner hob with oven new in 2018
12 V fridge

Sails and rigging

New standing rigging from 2018 with runner and lever
New boom in 2020
New stay for staysail in 2019
Running rigging with recent sheet and halyard
Dacron full batten mainsail new in 2017 and 3 reefs with lazy bag and lazy jack
Rod kicker
Dacron furling genoa new in 2018
Genoa pole
Profurl C420 genoa furling system new in 2018
Dacron furling staysail new in 2019
Profurl C350 stay sail furling system new in 2019
Asymmetric spinnaker with sock
Winches: 2 x Harken 53 ST, 2 x Harken 44 ST in cockpit, 2 x Harken 32 ST on mast


Raymarine I 60 central navigation, log, speedometer depth sounder, wind speed and wind direction
Raymarine ST 16 autopilot Lecombe & Schmitt hydraulic piston
Raymarine fixed VHF with ASN
Portable Entel VHF
Camino AIS transmitter and receiver with multiplexer
Iridium satellite phone


300 W solar panels new in 2018
Xantrex 50 A battery charger
Dolphin 40 A battery charger for USA
Shore power
6 x 100 A AGM service batteries new in 2020
102 A engine battery new in 2020
Xantrex 1000 W inverter 12 / 220 V
Line 220 V
Electrical leak detector


Lofrans 1500 W electric windlass new in 2018
Mast pulpit
Delta 16 kg main anchor with 75 m of 10 mm chain new in 2018
Brittany 16 kg second anchor with 15 m of chain and ropes
Bimini new in 2019
Dodger new in 2019
Teak cockpit table
Deck shower
Swim ladder
Dinghy davits
Arch for solar panels
Outboard engine support


Highfield 2.90 m Hypalon RIB dinghy with aluminum bottom new in 2020
Tohatsu 9.8 hp 2-stroke outboard engine
Safety equipment for 4 people
Life raft new in 2019 and next servicing due in 2022
Ocean signal 48 H EPIRB
Last engine service draining and replacing filters every year
Exhaust elbow changed in 2018
Volvo turning joint changed in 2018
Water locks new in 2018
Hydrolube rig new in 2018
Complete overhaul of the steering wheel column carried out in 2021
Inverter control replaced in 2019
Complete revision of the rudder jack in 2021
Fixed deck panels changed in 2019
Plexiglass of the deck opening panel replaced in 2020

French Caribbean VAT and dock dues paid
Le Marin, Martinique
Boat reference
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