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Bruce McDonald, CPYB

Brewer Stirling Harbor Marina
United States

Fax:  (866) 377-5659

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Grand Banks

Grand Banks

Known globally as a manufacturer of meticulously crafted fiberglass powerboats for experienced owners, Grand Banks is a leader in diesel-powered craft for long-range cruising. The builder’s Heritage line has been ranked as one of the most popular trawler series in the world for more than 50 years. The Eastbay series is credited with redefining the lines and features of modern Downeast cruisers. The Aleutian range of raised pilothouse models was designed to satisfy the demands of Grand Banks owners who want a larger and more luxurious yacht. Manufactured in Singapore, each model series combines state-of-the-art equipment with superior construction techniques and seaworthy hulls designed by top naval architects. Those characteristics are coupled with terrific lines that while modern, remain steeped in a classic nautical tradition.

1989 Grand Banks 42 Classic w/Stabilizers


Greenport,NY,United States

Port View
Starboard View
Looking Forward
Upper Helm Station
Lower Helm Station
Upper Helm
Salon Looking Aft
Port Side Entrance and Seating
Master Cabin Looking Aft
Master Cabin Looking Forward
Forward Berth
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This Grand Banks 42 Classic has seen some nice upgrades over the past several years. With her NEW Niad Stabilizers (2008), this boat rides extremely well in most sea conditions. The current owner as well as the previous owner have both maintained this boat in very nice condition. Please check out full specs for more details. Call today for an appointment to see this nice Grand Banks Classic.

Boat Details
Fuel DieselHull Material Fiberglass 
Beam 13 ft 7 inMax Draft 4 ft 2 in 
Engine Make CaterpillarEngine Model 3208TA 
Engine Year 1989Fuel Capacity 600 gal 
Length Overall 42 ftWater Capacity 300 gal 
Engine Hours 2348Number of Engines 2 

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Brewer Stirling Harbor Marina
United States

Fax:  (866) 377-5659


The guest cabin is forward with its own private head and shower.
Aft to port is an enclosed hanging locker.
Up three steps is the main salon with galley up to port.
Opposite is the lower helm station with bar and storage aft.
Just to the right of the helm is a door leading to the outside weather decks.
Aft of the bar is an L-shaped settee with drop leaf dining table.
Opposite this is another door leading to the outside.
Aft of this door is a small settee with freezer aft of this.
Down several steps is the master cabin with it's centerline queen berth.
To port is the enclosed head with sink.
Opposite on the stbd side is the enclosed shower stall.
In between is a built in set of drawers for clothing storage.
Aft of the head is a built in desk.
There's plenty of storage all around in this master cabin.
On the aft port side weather deck is a set of steps leading to the flybridge.
On the flybridge there is an L-shaped settee to stbd with table.
Opposite are several free standing boat chairs.
Forward both port and stbd are two back to back bench seats with storage beneath.
To stbd is the helm with electronics on the console.
All of the cushions and canvas was replaced in 2003.
The bimini has a full enclosure and strata glass.
There's a full canvas bridge cover that takes in the console and the two bench seats.
There's also a canvas cover for the outside settee and table.
There's a stainless steel safety railing around the bridge and windshield.
The ships wheel is teak with a stainless steel outer grab ring.
On the mast there are spreader lights, radar antennae, TracVision TV antennae, boom with NEW electric winch and outhaul for the dinghy--2007, radar reflector and ships bell.


Princess electric stove with oven
Large S/S sink with h/c pressure water
Seagull water filtration system for the sink and icemaker
Grunert refrigeration
Grunert freezer
Good lighting and visibility
Lots of storage


Lower Station
Simrad NSE 12 Radar/Plotter/GPS/Depth Finder
Simrad NAIS-300 AIS
Sirius Weather
Icom VHF radio with DSC interphased with the GPS
Datamarine AWI
2006 Simrad autopilot

Upper Station
Simrad D-115 Screen with Control Pad to select display options
Icom VHF radio with DSC interphased with the GPS
Datamarine AWI
2006 Simrad autopilot
Rudder position indicator on bridge

Three color cameras and mixer for bridge and lower helm
NEW Sony stereo with remote control on bridge with hook up for iPod
NEW Hailer Speakers on bridge--2007
NEW direct TV M-3 Tracvision unit in 2006
LCD Flat screen in salon--30"--2012
LCD Flat screen in aft cabin--19"-2006
New electric power wench for boom


12v DC and 110v AC systems
2 battery chargers with one being replaced in 2008
Seperate house batteries, starting batteries and bow thruster battery
Shore power outlets fore and aft--110v, 50amp,split 220 system
12v outlets on bridge and lower helm
TV and telephone outlets fore and aft
8kw genset, Westerbeke

Deck and Hull

Starting forward is the Large s/s bow rail with anchor pulpit and rollers
CQR plow anchor with 150' chain
High tensile Danforth anchor with chain and rode
S/S fender holders port and stbd
Lofrans double windless with three separate control stations
Varnished teak hand and cap rails with gates
Teak swim platform with boarding ladder
Mesh covers for windshield, p/s door windows
Canvas cover for aft hatch and rails
Saltwater washdown forward
Fresh water washdown aft
H/C freshwater shower aft
Storage box with seat on foredeck
Molded in Seating aft along aft facing bulkhead of aft cabin
2012 refinished salon teak and holly sole
In 2007, bottom stripped, barrier coated and painted with multi-season ablative bottom paint
10' Rigid Bottom Inflatable with 15hp Yamaha 4 stroke NEW 2007/8

Mechanical & Additional

Caterpillar 3208 TA 375 hp FWC diesels
Port after cooler NEW--2008
Port engine injector and lift pump NEW-- 2006
Foreward cooling hose NEW--2007
Port shaft spur NEW--2007
Port shaft NEW--2007
Port cutless bearing NEW--2007
Stbd cutless bearing NEW--2005
Three reverse cycle A/C units--34,000BTU's New 2012
Side Power Bow Thruster, separate battery, charger and condition indicator--Installed 2005
Gulf Coast Fuel polishing system--2006
10g hot water heater, engine and 110v
Fresh water pump installed--2006
Halon fire suppression systems--manual and automatic
Props reconditioned and coated with Prop Speed--2006/7
NIAD stabilizers NEW--2008
Glendenning engine synchronizers at each helm
Trim tab controls at each helm


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.

Custom Contact Information

Bruce McDonald, CPYB-Certified Professional Yacht Broker
Brewer Yacht Sales, 1410 Manhanset Ave., Greenport, NY 11944
Cell 631-987-9989, Office 631-593-3000, Fax 866-377-5659