Nordic Tugs 52

Boat Tests


Builder: Nordic Tugs

Model: 52

Model Year: 2003

Boat Type: Other...

LOA: 56'10"

Beam: 16'10"

Draft: 16'10"

Weight: 59,000 lbs.

Standard Power: 2/430-hp Cummins 450C diesel inboards

Optional Power: 2/460-hp Cummins 480C-E diesel inboards; 1/635-hp Cummins QSM11 diesel inboard

Fuel Capacity: 1,100 gal.

Water Capacity: 300 gal.


Muir Jaguar windlass w/dual anchor roller and 2/owner/dealer-specified anchors
VDO instrumentation
Constellation compass
Marine Air defrosters
fiberglass mast w/mountings for radar scanner, antennae, and weather instruments
Corian countertops
Princess Ceran-type cooktop
Sharp Carousel microwave oven
Nova-Kool refrigerator
Frigidaire dishwasher
2/VacuFlush MSDs
Bosch washer and dryer
PTOs on main-engine gear boxes
Walker Airseps
duplex Racor 900-MA fuel-water separators
17-kW Onan genset
2/40-amp Newmar Phase Three battery chargers
Reverso oil-change system
20-gal. Raritan water heater
66,000-Btu Marine Air A/C system
25-hp SidePower hydraulic bow thruster


18-gph "Squirt" Village Marine watermaker
dayhead w/VacuFlush MSD
2/Sub-Zero under-counter refrigerators
9-kW Onan genset
Aqua-Drive system
1,200-lb.-capacity Nick Jackson electro-hydraulic crane
2/Glendinning Cablemasters

This article originally appeared in the October 2003 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.