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1992 Nordhavn 46

Vero Beach, Florida


From their inception the Nordhavn has been held as the bench mark for ocean cruising trawlers. The Nordhavn 46 is an icon of world cruising boats. PAE created an amazing package of excellent construction, fit finish and safety.

"Nova Jornada" is in very good condition and has been lovingly cared for by her present owner. All systems have been inspected and serviced as needed and improvements made to create a very comfortable and trustworthy yacht. She is the much preferred "B plan" which has the master stateroom forward and a very accommodating guest cabin to port. This boat is a wide body with the side deck to starboard.

She has just completed the Great Loop and is ready to go again.

Some highlight features: Niaid Stabilizers, full array of new state of the art Simrad Electronics, New refrigerator, New Splendide washer dryer, Full screen room for the cockpit, dinghy storage on transom as well as coach roof. Mast height is 28 feet when erected. 18'6" when lowered.

Don't miss the opportunity to view this fine vessel.

Basic Boat Info

Price: $363,000
Tax Status: Paid
Boat Name: Nova Jornada
Make: Nordhavn
Model: 46
Year: 1992
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Range: 1,956.33 mi


Length: 46 ft
Waterline Length: 38'4 ft
Beam: 15'5 ft
Max Draft: 5'6 ft
Min Draft: 5'6 ft
Bridge Clearance: 19'1 ft
Cabin Headroom: 6'10 ft
Dry Weight: 60,000 lb
Electrical Circuit: 240 V
Single Berths: 3
Double Berths: 1
Cabins Count: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 4LH-TE
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 110hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
  • Year: 1992
  • Engine Hours: 6958
  • Engine Location: Port
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: LH4-TE
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 110hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
  • Year: 1992
  • Engine Hours: 6776
  • Engine Location: Starboard
Total Engine Power: 220hp
Cruising Speed: 7.5 kn
Maximum Speed: 8.2 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 750 gal
Fuel Tank Material: Steel
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 250 gal
Water Tank Material: Stainless Steel
Holding Tank Count: 2
Holding Tank Capacity: 15 gal
Holding Tank Material: Plastic


Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Direct
Windlass Type: Electric
Boat Class: Trawlers, Pilothouse


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Interior Accommodations and Layout

Entry to the boat from the pier can be gained through forward deck gates, port and starboard, bulwark door to starboard and through a transom door. The interior can be accessed from doors port and starboard in the pilot house and a door in the aft salon bulkhead. The salon and galley are at cockpit level. There is an L-shaped leather settee to port with a fold out table and two leather recliners to starboard. The full galley is located forward in the salon. Forward to starboard are the stairs to the pilothouse. The pilothouse offers excellent visibility for ships operation. There are also three aft facing cameras integrated with the two plotters. Full instrumentation for the engines is over head. Aft in the pilothouse is a convertible settee/pilot berth with a table.

Back in the salon and next to the pilothouse stairs are the stairs leading to the guest and master quarters. The Guest cabin is immediately to port and the guest/day head is to starboard. The Guest quarters include a convertible sofa which makes into two large bunk berths and a desk. The engine room is accessed through a door in the guest cabin. The head offers an electric toilet, vanity with sink and a separate shower stall. The master suite has a walk around island queen berth, a large dressing table and lots of storage. The master head has an electric toilet, vanity with sink and a separate shower stall.

All interior bulkheads are teak or white laminate. The head liners are stretched vinyl with teak battened seams. The sole throughout is teak and holly. All interior doors are louvered teak.




  • Learther L-shaped settee to port aft with storage under.
  • Hi/lo folding teak table.
  • (2) Leather recliners to starboard. 
  • Custom end table between the chairs.
  • Entertainment center if forward to starboard.
  • Large book shelf and cabinet to starboard.
  • (6) Opening windows.
  • Phantom roller screen door on entry door.
  • Cellular blinds on all windows.
  • Overhead stainless steel hand rail.
  • 16kbtu Marinaire reverse cycle air conditioning system. (2017).
  • Alarm bells for high bilge water and high exhaust temperature.
  • (4) 120vac outlets.
  • Weems and Plath clock and barometer.
  • LED overhead lighting.
  • Wall mounted extendable lamp.
  • Large isle galley with solid surface counters and double stainless steel sink.
  • Euro design spigot with sprayer head.
  • Force 10 gimballed 3 burner propane stove with oven and broiler.
  • Vent hood system.
  • Trident propane alarm and remote shut off.
  • LG microwave oven (2018).
  • Toaster over.
  • (2) Vitrifrigo refrigerator drawers (2019).
  • (2) Vitrifrigo freezer drawers.
  • Dual selectable fresh water pumps.
  • Trash compactor (inoperative).
  • (3) Storage drawers.
  • (9) Cabinets.
  • Spice rack. 
  • Custom dish racks.
  • Multi color option LED track lighting throughout the galley.
  • Fresh water foot pump.
  • (3) 120vac Outlets with GFCI.
  • Magma propane grill mounted on stern coaming.
Master Stateroom
  • Island queen bed (2018).
  • Mini settee to port.
  • Dressing table with 2 drawers and a lift up storage cabinet.
  • Large mirror at dressing table
  • Book and storage shelves to port and starboard.
  • Large hanging locker.
  • (8 Cabinets and (3) drawers.
  • Anchor locker access at head of berth.
  • (2) Opening port lights.
  • Large opening fore deck hatch with screen.
  • (2) 12" Overhead hatches with screens.
  • (1) Dorade vent.
  • (2) Stereo speakers.
  • 120vac outlets.
  • Co detector.
  • (2) 12vdc fans.
  • Overhead LED lighting.
  • (2) Reading lamps.
  • Courtesy lights.
  • Teak staved hull lining and white laminate forward. 
  • 12kbtu Cruiseair reverse cycle air conditioning. (Shared with heads and guest cabin).
Master Head
  • Techma Fresh water flush electric toilet.
  • Solis surface counter top with stainless steel sink.
  • Single lever spigot. Fresh water foot pump.
  • Opening port light.
  • Overhead LED lighting.
  • (4) Drawers.
  • (4) Cabinets.
  • LED vanity lighting.
  • 12vac outlet.
  • Separate stand up shower with seat.
  • Single lever shower control.
  • Shower curtain on stainless steel bar.
  • Opening port light.
  • (2) Cabinets.
  • Courtesy lighting.
  • Cabinet with Spendide washer/dryer is just forward of the head door.
VIP Cabin
  • Convertible settee. makes from a settee into large bunk berths.
  • Large desk with lift top storage and three drawers.
  • Large mirror above desk.
  • Book shelves.
  • Hanging locker.
  • (2) Opening port lights.
  • (3) LED overhead lights.
  • (2) Desk lights.
  • (3) Large drawers under the berth.
VIP/Day Head
  • Raritan electric fresh water toilet.
  • Solid surface counter top with stainless steel sink.
  • Single lever spigot.
  • (4) Drawers.
  • (3) Cabinets.
  • Separate shower stall with seat. Shower curtain on stainless steel rod.
  • Towel racks.
  • LED overhead lighting.
  • Complete engine, navigation and communications systems.
  • 270 Degree visibility.
  • Charting area.
  • Large watch berth with table.
  • Bench seat and foot rest for captain.
  • Access to side deck and coach roof from doors port and starboard.
  • (2) Phantom roll away screen doors.
  • (2) Opening cabin windows.
  • 12kbtu Cruisaire reverse cycle heat/air conditioning.
  • Ships electrical service panels located under helm dash.
  • (2) 120vacoutlets.
  • 12vdc outlet.
  • (5) Drawers.
  • (4) Cabinets.
  • (2) Opening overhead hatches with screens.
  • (2) 12vdc Hella fans.
  • Leather wrapped stainless steel destroyer steering wheel.
Electrical Systems
  • Northern Lights 8kw diesel generator (hours 3890)
  • (2) 300watt solar panels with Morningstar controller.
  • (2) 30amp Shore power inlets located forward and aft.
  • (2) 30amp Shore power cords.
  • Magnum 2000 watt invertor with auto gen start (2018).
  • Magnum invertor remote panel (2018).
  • (5) Battery monitors (3 Balmar, 1 Xantrex, 1 Magnum).
  • Battery parallel system.
  • (8) Six vdc lead acid GC2 house batteries. (2017).
  • (3) Series 27 engine and generator start batteries.
  • (2) 4D batteries for the anchor windlass.
  • Separate battery chargers for each bank. (Pro Mariner for windlass, Mastervolt for engine start, 100amp internal charger in the invertor for house.
  • Icom 602 marine VHF radio with hailer.
  • Icom 506 Marine VHF radio with AIS and hailer.
  • Bad Boy Extreme wifi booster.
  • Bad Boy Unleashed wifi router.
  • Naiad hydraulic stabilizers. (new seals 2017).
  • Water tank level gauge.
  • Simrad 12" touch screen plotter (2019).
  • Simrad 7" touch screen plotter (2018).
  • Simrad HD RADAR.
  • (2) Simrad multi function displays (2017).
  • Simrad autopilot controller (2018).
  • Simrad forward looking SONAR
  • Helm windlass control.
  • Glendinning engine synchronizer.
  • Intellian I5 satellite television dish.
  • Simrad AIS 
  • Cell phone booster.
  • West Marine 7000 stereo with six speakers.Samsung 32" smart TV.
  • Sony Blueray player.
  • Chart light.
  • (2) Windshield wipers.
  • C Plath compass.
Plumbing Systems
  • Cruise RO 30GPH water maker.
  • Dual fresh water pumps. (selectable if one fails).
  • 6 Gallon electric water heater.
  • Insta-hot in line water heater.
  • Whole house filter.
  • (2) Electric macerator fresh water toilets.
  • (2) 15 Gallon fiberglass holding tanks.
  • Manual holding tank discharge pump.
  • Deck waste pump out connections.
  • Dockside water connection.
  • Fresh and sea water wash down pumps.
  • Fresh water foot pumps in galley and heads.
Engines and Mechanical Systems
  • (2) Yanmar 4LH-TE fresh water cooled diesel inboard engines. (hours Port 6958 Starboard 6176).
  • (2) Kanzaki Marine gears 
  • 1.75" stainless steel propeller shafts.
  • Dripless shaft glands.
  • 16kbtu Marinair reverse cycle heat and air conditioning. (2017).
  • (2) 12kbtu CruiseAire reverse cycle heat and air conditioning.
  • Florescent engine room lighting.
  • Dual Racor FG-900 fuel filters on each engine. 
  • Racor FG-500 fuel filter for the generator.
  • Electric oil change system for all engines.
  • Fuel polishing system.
  • Fuel transfer system.
  • All fuel delivery lines replaced (2018).
  • Engine and generator fuel injectors serviced (2018).
  • Electric winch for raising and lowering dinghy to roof top or transom lift. 
Deck Equipment
  • Stainless steel frames swim platform with teak decking.
  • Aluminum mast and boom for steadying sail and raising and lowering the dinghy. (mast can be lowered and is supported by stout aluminum tubes.
  • Electric winch on mast.
  • Custom dinghy davit on swim platform.
  • Stainless steel bow railing with gates to port and starboard.
  • Entry along the starboard side thru a door in the bulwark.
  • Entry into cockpit through a transom door.
  • Large lazaret locker under cockpit.
  • (2) 12"  Fore deck cleats.
  • (2) Stainless steel hawse holes in forward bulwark.
  • (6) Stainless steel hawse holes with integral cleats (mid ship and aft).
  • (4) Fender racks.
  • Dive ladder.
  • (2) 10" Dorade vents forward.
  • Fiberglass deck box on fore deck.
Safety Equipment
  • Automatic fire suppression system.
  • CQR 60# anchor with 250' 3/8 G4 chain.
  • Maxwell 3500 anchor windlass with warping drum.
  • Foot and helm mounted windlass controls.
  • Fortress FX-37 anchor.
  • (2) Spare anchor rodes (200' of line and 25' of chain).
  • Double stainless steel anchor roller.
  • Folding ladder on swim platform.
  • High bilge water alarm.
  • Co detector.
  • Revere Coastal life raft (expired).
  • Full compliance USCG safety package.
  • Engine exhaust alarm.
  • Smoke alarm.
  • Windshield wipers.
  •  Propane sensor.
  • Life sling retrieval system.
  • EPIRB.
  • 2008 Achilles fiberglass RIB with Caribbean helm.
  • Tohatsu 20hp 4 stroke outboard engine
  • Custom dinghy lift on transom.
  • Custom dinghy crane system to put the dinghy on the roof.
  • Personal items, tools and fishing gear.
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.
Additional Contact Information

Please contact Jerry Wheeler for additional information or to arrange a showing.

Jerry has a 27 year history as a yachting professional. He has run a major full service boat yard, was an Accredited SAMS surveyor, owned his own mobile marine service company and the past 8 years as a yacht broker. With his deep background in boating and having lived aboard and cruised for 16 years he has a wealth of knowledge to share. His business is based on providing the information needed to make informed decisions, with accuracy and integrity. 

JERRY WHEELER 830-377-7463

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