2008 42 ft Nordic Tugs 42 | Seattle ,WA

  • Price $ 378,000
  • Boat Name 18 Eagles
  • MAKE / Model Nordic Tugs
  • Builder Nordic Tugs
  • Construction Fiberglass
  • Length 42 ft
  • Beam 13.83 ft
  • Draft 4.58 ft
  • Cabins 2
  • Engine(s) Cummins, diesel


This solid locally-built vessel has proved its seaworthiness having cruised to Alaska and back. Her fiberglass, heavily built, semi-displacement hull with prop-protecting keel makes her ideal for North West conditions and beyond.

Additional features include twin pilothouse deck doors, walkable side decks, bow thruster, and a spacious engine room that boasts a single 540hp Cummins diesel that cruises at 9–11 knots and delivers a top speed of just over 15 knots.

She has recently had multiple upgrades including:

- New Bottom Paint and Zincs - April 2021.

- New Twin Furuno 14" TZT Navigation Electronics.

- New Batteries & ProMariner ProNautic 12-40P Smart Charger - February 2020.

- New New Zealand wool carpet throughout.

- Full engine & generator service.

- Some new galley appliances including a new full-size Nova Kool refrigerator, an additional Nova Kool refrigerator / freezer & a top of the line Panasonic microwave.

- Gelcoat recently buffed and waxed makes the boat shine like new.

- Unique design with 2 cabins and 6 berths plus an additional lounge in the main salon which slides out to convert into a berth so you can accommodate 7.

- Pre-sales survey and mechanical inspection requested by seller and completed by Edwards Marine Surveyors, available on request at no charge to serious buyers.


The vessel is located on our docks at Lake Union and is available to see by appointment. Call and ask about a virtual tour or video walkthrough today.


Ask about the prime location transferable Lake Union moorage that is also available with the vessel.


  • Manufacturer Provided Description

    The Nordic 42 features a roomy layout and a large ship-style helm. The bridge also features a large chart table, 360 degree view and convenient access directly to the deck. Built to take the roughest passage with confidence, the hard chine semi-displacement hull gives this tug a stable quiet ride. The hull is hand-laid fiberglass construction with full keel to protect the rudder and propeller. She features a spacious master stateroom a queen berth plus two additional single berths as well as a private head. The guest stateroom has a double birth as well as a single berth. This cabin can also be converted into a study or private lounge area. Across the corridor is an extra guest head.


  • Accommodations

    Main Salon

    • LG 20" TV - 20LS70
    • Bose Surround Sound
    • Bose DVD player
    • Blue Leather Lounge which folds out into a double berth
    • Espar Diesel heating control


    Pilot House

    • Espar Diesel heating control
    • Chart table with chart draw and cupboard for sailing directions and manuals
    • Forward facing seating with large bench seat and table aft
    • Additional aft facing seat in the starboard corner of the pilot house
    • New Helm chair pedestal (December 2019)
    • Large sliding doors to port and starboard


    Guest Cabin 

    • Office Sofa which converts into a double bed 
    • Additional Pullman Berth on bulkhead
    • Espar Diesel heating control
    • Dual hanging closet
    • Storage cabinets throughout
    • Dual Pompanette Hood Series Stainless Steel Portholes


    Guest Head

    • Full size shower
    • Vanity with storage
    • Dometic Sealand Vacuflush Head
    • Pompanette Hood Series Stainless Steel Porthole


    Master Cabin

    • Unique Oversized Master berth
    • Two Additional Bunk Berths which can be used as storage
    • Espar Diesel heating control
    • Dual hanging closet
    • Storage draws
    • Pompanette Hood Series Stainless Steel Portholes
    • Oversized sky light
    • King Electric Forced air heating unit


    Master Head

    • Full size shower
    • Vanity with storage
    • Dometic Sealand Vacuflush Head
    • Pompanette Hood Series Stainless Steel Porthole


  • Deck
    • Removable fish filleting station on the aft deck
    • Moulded Fender storage for 4 fenders on aft deck
    • Multiple rod holders throughout
    • Dual down ridder mounts
    • Golight Stryker Spotlight
    • Propane Locker with two propane cylinders
    • Fresh water shower hose on aft deck
    • Lofran's Tigres TG 014278 Windlass with Lewmar 44lb Claw anchor
    • Deck wash outlet adjacent to anchor windlass on bow 
    • West Marine 24lb Fluke Stern Anchor with additional chain and rode
    • Magma Stainless steel grill
    • Steelhead WD800 Tender Davit on upper deck
    • West Marine 310 HYP RIB (2014) with 8hp Yamaha gas outboard (2016) 
  • Navigation and Electrical
    • Furuno TZT14 - Dual 14" Navigation Displays
    • Furuno DRS4A X Band Radar
    • Maretron DSM250 Backup GPS unit with Maretron GPS100 antenna
    • Mareton WSO100 ultrasonic antenna for wind and weather station
    • New Marinco Horn (December 2020)
    • New Perko Mast head nav-light (December 2020)
    • SIMRAD AP25 Auto Pilot with AP27 remote
    • 2 x Icom IC-M504 VHF radios
    • Pioneer DEH-P4000UB radio head unit with Sirius XM Radio Antenna
    • House & Engine Batteries (2020)
    • Generator Battery (2018)
    • ProMariner ProNautic 12-40P Smart Charger
    • 2 x 30amp Shore Power Connection
    • Cobra CPI 1575 DC to AC Inverter 3000 watt peak
    • Airmar Transducer





  • Galley
    • U-Line ULN-BI95FCB-03A Ice Maker
    • Brand New Nova Kool RFU9009 AC/DC Full Size Refrigerator / Freezer Unit
    • Force 10 three burner propane stove and oven
    • Brand New Panasonic Inverter NN-SN66KB Sensor 1200W Microwave
    • Dual stainless steel sink
    • Brand New Nova Kool R2600 Refrigerator / Freezer
    • Ample storage throughout
  • Engine & Mechanical
    • Reliable Single Cummins QSC 8.3 - 540 HO (s/n: 46818411) fully serviced in November 2019 with 12 hours on it since
    • ZF Cruise Command 785CE Electronic Gear control
    • Lewmar Bow Thruster
    • Teleflex Marine Capilano Hydraulic Steering System
    • New exhaust in 2020
    • ZF - ZF304A Marine Transmission
    • Northern Lights Generator M773LW2-9kw PX-309K2 (s/n: 7732-419160) fully serviced in November 2019 with 4358 hours
    • Reverso Oil Change System for engine, generator and transmission
    • Force 10 Water Heater
    • Espar Grand Mariner D10WH GM Series 25-2160 Diesel Heater


  • Disclaimer

    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. Hours listed may vary from actual hours due to recent use. Purchaser is encouraged to verify hours prior to purchase. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

Basic Boat Info

  • Price: $ 378,000
  • Boat Name: 18 Eagles
  • Make: Nordic Tugs
  • Model: 42
  • Year: 2008
  • Condition: Used
  • Category: Power
  • Construction: Fiberglass
  • Boat Hull Id: USNTK421050808
  • Has Hull Id: 1


  • Length: 42 ft
  • Length Over All: 42 ft
  • Waterline Length: 40.17 ft
  • Beam: 13.83 ft
  • Max Draft: 4.58 ft
  • Dry Weight: 29,000 lb
  • Cabins Count: 2


  • Make: Cummins
  • Model: QSC 8.3 - 540 HO
  • Drive Type:
  • Fuel: diesel
  • Engine Power: 540|horsepower
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 2008
  • Engine Hours: 5800


  • Fuel Tanks: 1
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 650|gallon
  • Water Tanks: 1
  • Holding Tank Count: 1


  • Heads Count: 2
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Boat Class: Trawlers,Motor Yachts,