This boat is off the market but here are some boats that are still For Sale

The boat featured is not currently for sale by Boatshed. The boat information and images presented are part of Boatshed’s back catalogue of the 20,000+ boats we have listed in the last 15 years and appear here for general information and guidance purposes about Boatshed and our boat selling systems and services
Weldcraft Northwind 28 Flybridge Sedan

I want to see full spec & all the high res photos of this boat ,
Login or Register

Boat REF# 150265
Sold / Unavailable
Length 28'0"
Year 1975
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Semi-Displacement
Sleeping berths 6
Engine 1 x diesel 210hp, Caterpillar 3208 (1975)
Lying Seattle, WA USA - At Our Docks!


I want to see full spec & all the high res photos of this boat , register me now or login

Extra Details

Designer Art Nordtvedt
Builder Weldcraft Steel & Marine
Lying Seattle, WA USA - At Our Docks!
Fuel capacity 150.0 USG Total - 1 Tanks
Water capacity 40.0 USG Total - 1 Tanks
Holding tank capacity 20.0 USG Total - 1 Tanks
Deadrise 5-10
Last survey 06/05/2011


Engine 1 x diesel 210hp
Engine make and model Caterpillar 3208 (1975)
Engine Hours engine1:   3657
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering wheel
Drive shaft
Fuel consumption (approx) 2.5 USG /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 8 knots
Max speed (approx) 13 knots

Recent (July 2011) engine survey indicates the engine is in excellent condition. Engine hours estimated to be 3657 based on service records.
Annual mechanical service has been completed. She is ready for cruising.
Newer Dyno batteries recently installed.
Engine block heater.


Length 28'0"
Beam 9'6"
Displacement 10,998.5lbs
Headroom 6'2"
Storage On marina

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 2 batteries charged by: engine, shore power


Save 10% on graphic design and boat graphics
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Semi-Displacement
Finish Gelcoat finish

This vessel was designed by Art Nordtvedt. Art was involved in the creation of Uniflite Yachts, Nordic Yachts, Fast Passage Sailboats and many other custom yachts. The vessel was built in Bellingham, Washington at the Weldcraft Steel and Marine shipyard. If you compare this boat to a 31 Uniflite it has almost the same configuration.
The hull and deck are hand-laid fiberglass. It is a hard chine semi-displacement hull design.
The hull sides have been painted with AWLGRIP.
CSR Marine just completed a bottom upgrade including epoxy barrier coat and new paint this summer.


Total # of berths 6
No. of double berths 2
No. of single berths 2
Cabin(s) 1
Sink 1
Shower 1
Heads 1 heads (Manual)
Stove tick
Oven tick
Sink tick
Fridge tick
Freezer tick
Carpet tick
Cabin heating tick
Pressurised water system tick
Hot water system tick
Non-Smokers tick

A traditional sedan design with flybridge has a large aft deck with easy access to the engine compartment.
A V-berth forward, convertible dinette and settee berth to port. The head is aft (port side) includes shower and sink. Dickenson diesel cabin heater was installed last year.

3 burner propane Stove

Nav Equipment

Save 10% on Marine Electronics*
Compass tick
VHF tick
GPS tick
Navigation lights tick

Garmin GPS 186 on the flybridge and a Furuno Navigator GP 30 located at the lower station along with Horizon VHF. A Raytheon ST40 is located at the lower station with a repeater on the flybridge.

Deck Gear

10% discount on marine canvas covers!
Rode tick
Fenders tick
Boathook tick
Swim Platform tick
Stern Thruster tick

Electric Maxwell 12v windlass (with remote control)
2 anchors
(Bruce 7.5 KG and Danforth)
20'0" of chain
150'0" of rode
West Marine dinghy (unknown year)
2hp outboard, Mercury, Short shaft (unknown year)
Large access hatches in cockpit provide easy access for engine and mechanical maintenance. Ample side decks for moving forward when fishing. A custom "get home" outboard motor bracket is installed at the transom top to the aft end of the swim platform. It can handle up to 10 HP outboard. The anchor windlass has a remote control on the fly bridge. The fly bridge has a comfortable helm seat and two double chairs that convert to lounge seats.


The large aft deck provides comfortable area for fishing and crabbing and is large enough for several deck chairs.

Safety Equipment

Life jackets tick

2 bilge pumps (0 manual / 2 electric)

Broker's Comments

This Weldcraft Northwind 28 Flybridge Sedan is a very clean single-diesel powered vessel. A well-maintained comfortable island cruising boat. You'll very seldom find a sedan-style fiberglass boat in this size range and price range with quality diesel power and thruster.

Radke Marine replaced valve cover gaskets during subsequent valve inspection, again, no major issues observed. This inspection was done as NC recommended a valve inspection and service Oil evaluation appeared fine.
Recent Dickenson diesel stove professionally installed.
CSR Marine completed striping of all coats of bottom paint and replaced with 4-coat epoxy.
Engine and V-drive oil changed.
New Racor fuel filters
Felix Industries competed a Full detail including a wet sand upper fly bridge to remove oxidation. Recent Sunbrella cleaning and waterproofing of fly bridge canvas.
Replaced two 8D with newer batteries.

Where can you find a 28 Sedan diesel powered with fly-bridge at this price? This is not a project boat, it is ready to cruise now!

Owner wants this boat sold!
Call before this one gets away!

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Weldcraft Northwind 28 Flybridge Sedan has been personally photographed and viewed by Randy Hacker of Boatshed Seattle. Click here for contact details.
The particulars herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specifications above or in a Purchase Contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless specifically listed herein.

Comments (0)

Please note this comments section is public. Please do not post your personal details here. To enquire about purchasing this boat, please contact the broker directly at Please read our commenting guidelines before posting.

Be the first to leave a comment or ask a question...
You must be logged in to leave a comment. Login Here