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43' Carver 400 Cockpit Motor Yacht



  • Boat Name: "Childs Play 2"

  • Year: 1997

  • Current Price: US$ 79,900 

  • Located in Hilton Head Island, SC

  • Hull Material: Fiberglass

  • Engine/Fuel Type: Twin Gas

  • Central/Exclusive Listing

1997 43' Carver 400 Cockpit Motor Yacht.

A great family and entertaining boat with able space and comfort features for everyone to enjoy. With options to either enjoy the view from the flybridge, fishing from the cockpit or just relaxing on the foredeck: the 43 Carver CPMY has it all!



Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Boat Name

"Childs Play 2"


LOA: 43.42 ft
Beam: 13.25 ft

Draft: 3.25 ft

Max Bridge Clearance: 18.5 ft

Dry Weight: 21,000 lbs


Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Crusader
Year Built: 1997
Engine Model: 454 XLI MP (7.4 Liter)
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Gas
Engine Hours: 900
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 330 HP

Engine 2:

Engine Brand: Crusader

Year Built: 1997

Engine Model: 454 XLI MP (7.4 Liter)

Engine Type: Inboard

Engine/Fuel Type: Gas

Engine Hours: 900

Drive Type: Direct Drive

Engine Power: 330 HP


Fresh Water Tanks: 81 Gallons
Fuel Tanks: 318 Gallons
Holding Tanks: 36 Gallons


Number of cabins: 2

Number of heads: 2


The vessel's floorplan offers overnight accommodations for six adults, four in two private staterooms and two at a convertible dinette. The layout includes two heads with showers, a full galley, hardtop covered aft deck, spacious flybridge, roomy cockpit and foredeck with dual sun pads.



  • Bottom paint October 2020

  • Risers replaced 2019

  • New Garmin MFD and Garmin Radar


Aft Cockpit

Boarding the vessel is accomplished one of two ways. Either by port or starboard side walks or thru the transom door at the aft cockpit. 

  • non-skid decking

  • fold-out swim ladder

  • hot/cold hand-held shower

  • spacious storage trunk

  • all shore power connections

  • in-deck lazarette storage

  • courtesy lights

  • port-side curved stairwell up to the aft deck area


Aft Deck

12' x 6' spacious aft deck is accessible from the sidewalks or from a curved staircase. Either will deliver you to the hardtop covered aft deck.

  • full isinglass enclosure

  • generous seating

  • a flat screen TV



The foredeck is accessed from either side of the vessel through wing doors.

  • non-skid deck

  • Bomar deck hatch

  • windshield with mesh-style covers

  • (2) removable sun pads

  • maxwell electric windlass with foredeck foot switches

  • primary Simpson Lawrence CE anchor and secondary Danforth anchor.



Raised flybridge is open to the aft deck area. The bridge has a wide island style helm console, a single captain's helm chair and a 3-person companion bench seat beside the helm chair. There is also a 4-person bench seat located in front of the helm console.

  • black Bimini top with full isinglass enclosure

  • outdoor stereo speakers

  • courtesy lights

  • abundant storage

  • removable outdoor carpet


Helm Station

Electronics and navigational Equipment

The navigational equipment and electronics are mounted at the helm.

       New Garmin Chartplotter/ GPS

  • Uniden QT-206 dash-mounted circular digital depth finder

  • rudder angle indicator

  • engine synchronizer gauge

  • Ritchie compass

  • VHF radio with distress signal

  • TacVision Satellite TV on electronics arch


Cabin Walkthrough

From the aft deck through the sliding door into the salon you will notice an L-shaped settee to port with dual built-in recliner. The entertainment center, storage cabinet and single free-standing chair are across to starboard. Engine compartment access is provided through removable hatches in the salon floor. Moving forward and down one step is the 4-person booth style dinette to starboard that will also convert to an additional sleeping area (approx. 6'x4'). Continue forward to port is a full-service galley, sharing an open ceiling with the salon. The guest head/shower is to starboard with guest stateroom completely forward. The Master stateroom is located aft in the vessel and has an ensuite head, large double bed and sliding door to the aft cockpit.



  •  6"4" headroom

  • AM/FM stereo

  • Flat screen TV with satellite service

  • thermostat control

  • central vacuum 

  • Flexsteel settee with Ultraleather and dual recliners

  • Levelor privacy blinds



  • Recently replaced over/under dual voltage refrigerator/freezer

  • Princess three burner electric cooktop with cutting board

  • Princess electric oven

  • Stainless steel sink

  • Sharp Microwave oven

  • Coffee maker

  • water tank level indicator


Guest Head

  • SeaLand VacuFlush head

  • waste holding tank with deck pump-out or macerator pump

  • Tankwatch 3 waste tank level indicator

  • stainless steel sink

  • handheld shower nozzle with wall mount

Guest Stateroom

  • innerspring mattress

  • large cedar lined closet

  • drawer storage

  • Fireboy Xintex carbon monoxide detector

  • (2) opening screened portholes

  • opening overhead foredeck hatch

  • mirrored forward bulkhead

  • anchor locker access

  • flatscreen TV entertainment center


Master Stateroom

  • sliding door out to aft cockpit

  • (2) large hanging lockers

  • (2) opening screened portholes with Levelor blinds

  • stereo speakers

  • separate zone heat/air

  • large double bed (6'3"x4'3")


Master Head

  • SeaLand Vacuflush head

  • waste holding tank with deck pump out or macerator pump

  • Tankwatch 3 waste tank level indicator

  • mirrored aft bulkhead

  • medicine cabinet

  • stainless steel sink

  • storage cabinets

  • towel hanging rods

  • frosted porthole with screen and Levelor blinds



  • 12-volt (DC)

  • 110-volt (AC)

  • (3) marine deep cycle batteries

  • Xantrex true charge battery charger

  • 65-amp engine driven alternator

  • bonding system

  • galvanic isolator

  • 6.5 KW Kohler generator in sound shield with 602 hours

  • 30-amp shore power

  • 110-volt GFCI outlets throughout

  • battery selector and shutoff switch

  • power distribution panel 110-volt and 12-volt circuit breakers, volt and amp meters and polarity indicator lights


Engine Details

  • (2) Crusader 454 XLI MP 7.4 liter straight inboards.... 900 hours

  • multi-port fuel injection

  • closed fresh water cooling

  • recently replace exhaust manifolds and risers

  • Borg Wamer Velvet drive transmission

  • water separating fuel filters

  • raw water sea strainers

  • vibration isolating engine mounts

  • bronze rudders and struts

  • fuel tank selector and shut-off valves

  • dripless propeller shaft seals

  • fiberglass mufflers

  • 12-volt lighting

  • thermal and acoustical engine room insulation

  • engine and generator hour meters

  • Fireboy automatic fire suppression system with helm controls

  • emergency warning alarms for low oil pressure/overheat

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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