2006 Grand Banks 54 Eastbay SX

  • 54 ft
  • Cruiser
  • Rockland, ME, US

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Vessel Walkthrough

Buddy has a spacious cockpit with three large lazarette storage compartments and aft-facing bench seats to both port and starboard with storage below.  Entry to the salon from the cockpit is up three steps with easy engine room access below the steps with the use of a hydraulic lift.  Moving to her salon from the aft deck gives an incredibly open feel with large windows all around for natural light and fantastic visibility; two windows slide open for ventilation in the salon, along with two overhead hatches.  The full-size L-settee and teak yacht hi-lo table with fold-down leaves is aft and to starboard and one (1) barrel chair is to port with pop-up flatscreen TV just forward inside the teak cabinetry and the entertainment system just forward of that.  Forward to port is a double helmseat with chart locker storage forward, and located just opposite the helm station to starboard.  The helm station boasts a STIDD seat with electronic controls for adjustments.  The Galley is down to port featuring Sub Zero refrigerator and freezer; fully equipped with ample storage and counter space with Granite countertops. The custom Office is opposite the galley to starboard and features a writing desk, numerous drawers & lockers and the new 2015 combination washer/dryer is located at the aft end in a cabinet with a louvered door.  Also aft in the office is a U-Line icemaker and a U-Line refrigerator, both with teak doors. The Master Stateroom is forward with an island queen berth, plentiful storage in drawers, cabinets and hanging locker. The Master Stateroom also features an en suite private Master Head with stall shower.  Aft and to port is the Guest Stateroom with twin berths; opposite is the Guest/Day Head with en suite shower.

Deck Equipment

  • Extended teak swim platform w/ hydraulic dinghy lift

  • Flip-down swim ladder

  • Transom door 

  • Transom hot & cold shower w/ freshwater washdown 

  • Freshwater washdown, forward

  • Maxwell 2200 bi-directional electric Windlass w/ remote 

  • 60-lb. CQR anchor w/ approx. 330' of 5/16" chain 

  • Fortress FX-37 anchor w/ approx. 15' of 5/16" chain and 200' of 5/8" nylon rode 

  • (3) portable dry chemical fire extinguishers: (1) 10BC and (2) 5BC 

  • Life ring 

  • Flare kit

  • (4) Fenders 

  • (6) Dock Lines 

  • Varnished teak ensign & burgee staffs 

  • Custom fixed aft deck covering; Palm Beach Bimini, new 2014 

  • Textaline covers for windshiled & all salon windows

Electronic Equipment

  • New Garmin 7612 GPS Plotter with AIS

  • Furuno RD-30 Multi-function display
  • Furuno Navnet GPS/ Radar/Electronic Chart Plotter/Fish Finder 

  • Furuno RD-30 Depth Finder 

  • Furuno NavNet Chart Plotter 

  • Simrad AP26 Autopilot 

  • (1) Icom IC-M602 VHF (also provides hailer & automatic sound signaling) 

  • Side-Power Bow and Stern Thruster controls 

  • Bennett Trim Tab controls 

  • Ritchie Powerdamp Compass 

  • ACR Searchlight 

  • Kahlenberg Air Horn 

  • VDO Rudder Angle Indicator 

  • (3) Exalto Windshield Wiper & Wash system

Entertainment Equipment

  • KVH TracVision Satellite 

  • Bose Lifestyle Home Theater Entertainment System w/ DVD & subwoofer with speakers & individual controls in Salon & both staterooms 

  • Sony LCD TV in Salon, stowed in cabinet w/ pop-up mechanism at port salon


The U-shaped galley is down 4 steps to port and opposite the office positioned to starboard.  This area shares the sunroof with the salon above which provides exceptional natural lighting.

  • SubZero Refrigerator 

  • SubZero Freezer 

  • Force 10 Euro Kera 3-burner electric Ceran-top Stove with Oven 

  • Sharp Microwave/Convection Oven 

  • Stainless Steel Single Large Sink 

  • Granite Countertops "Black Galaxy"

  • Abundance of Storage


The office area is to starboard opposite the galley and features beautiful teak cabinetry which includes built-in bookshelves, cabinets, cubbys, tall storage lockers and a teak padded stool with curtained window above.  Housed aft in this area are a U-Line icemaker, and a U-Line refrigerator both with teak doors.  Forward is the new 2015 combination washer/dryer with a louvered door and ample storage above.

Engine & Mechanical Equipment

  • Twin 660hp Cummins QSM-11 diesel engines, 605 hours as of 8/1/2017 

  • Cummins engine data display gauges 

  • Twin Disc EC-300 engine controls 

  • Twin Disc reduction gear 

  • Side-Power Bow Thruster

  • Side-Power Stern Thruster 

  • Freshwater Engine Cooling System 

  • Dual Racor fuel filters, primary 

  • Cummins fuel filters, secondary 

  • Fuel transfer pump (transfers from 200 gal. auxiliary tank to primary tank, as needed) 

  • Reverso oil change pump for engines, transmissions & genset 

  • 32" x 32.25" 5-blade Nibral propellers 

  • Twin Disc MGX-5135A reduction gears, Ratio 2:1  

  • 2 3/4" stainless steel shafts 

  • Strong dripless shaft seals 

  • (2) bronze rudders 

  • Computank fuel & water level indicators (at helm) 

  • Tankwatch holding tank level monitor 

  • Teleflex Seastar hydraulic power assisted steering 

  • (4) MarineAir Reverse Cycle Air Conditioning systems with digital controls 

  • Seafire CO monitor & smoke detectors 

  • New 2015 combo vented Washer/Dryer (in office area) 

  • (4) electric automatic bilge pumps 

  • (1) manual bilge pump 

  • (2) electric automatic shower macerator pumps 

  • Sealand Vacuflush waste system

Electrical Equipment

Onan 13.5kW Generator provides 110V service off dock. 

  • Switch panel w/ breakers 

  • Glendinning Cablemaster w/ 50-amp 75' shorepower cord 

  • Batteries: Seven (7) 12V for 12- and 24-volt systems in covered battery boxes 

  • Battery Chargers: New Mastervolt 60-amp for house, Mastervolt Ivo Smart 12/50-2 and Xantrex PS2524M 

  • Xantrex PS2524m 2500-watt Inverter/Charger w/ controller

Updates & Upgrades


  • New Garmin 7612 GPS Plotter with AIS
  • Steps added to the fwd windshield support on port side for easy hardtop access
  • Bottom renewed with soda blasting, new barrier coat & paint
  • New 60-amp Mastervolt house battery charger
  • New custom carpet in Salon
  • New steering ram assembly
  • Updated fire system certification
  • New Bennett Trim Pro Tabs
  • New Washer/Dryer


Buddy is a 2006 model Grand Banks 54 Eastbay SX.  She features a custom 2 stateroom layout with separate office arrangement and two heads with ensuite showers.  She is lightly used with 400 hours and extremely well-maintained.  She has Flag Blue hull paint (Dec 2013), topsides in Grand Banks White, and Awlgrip non-skid. With her very comfortable layout, spacious interior, large cockpit, wide walkaround side decks, extended swim platform, hydraulic dinghy lift, extensive electronics & entertainment systems and many recent updates, she represents one of the most fantastic buys in the downeast express market!

Buddy is simply a fantastic yacht in excellent condition, maintained to the highest degree by her knowledgeable owners, and priced to sell now!

The 54 Eastbay is one of the most highly regarded downeast express yachts in her class with her deep-vee hull, substantial weight and Grand Banks high quality build standards combined with Ray Hunt's fantastic design.  She has one of the softest rides on the water whether a day cruise or a long distance trip down the east coast, she's one of the most awesome yachts on the sea!


Basic Information

Grand Banks
54 Eastbay SX
Year Refit:
Rockland, ME, US
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Dimensions & Weight

54 ft - 16.46 meter
16 ft - 4.88 meter
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Dry Weight:
56500 lbs


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660 (Individual), 1320 (combined)
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Tank Capacities

Fuel Tank:
935 gallons - 1 tank(s)
Fresh Water Tank:
200 gallons - 1 tank(s)
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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/her agents, or his/her surveyors, to instigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.(6316893)