Grand Banks 45 Eastbay SX

Boat Tests


Builder: Grand Banks

Model: 45 Eastbay SX

Model Year: 2007

Boat Type: Down East

LOA: 45'9"

Beam: 14'7"

Draft: 3'11"

Weight: 42,726 lbs.

Standard Power: 2/455-hp Caterpillar C7 ACERT diesel inboards

Optional Power: 2/567-hp Caterpillar C9 ACERT diesel inboards or 2/490- or 540-hp Cummins QSC8.3 diesel inboards

Fuel Capacity: 512 gal.

Water Capacity: 145 gal.


Groco seacocks
Delta T demister system
Kahlenberg air horn
2/4D, 2/8D, and 1/2D AGM batteries
CO detectors in saloon and staterooms
Caterpillar Marine Power Display
Pioneer stereo and XM satellite tuner
9-kW Onan genset
Reverso oil-change system
VDO rudder-angle indicator
Delta anchor
Maxwell 1500 low-profile windlass
teak toerail
teak swim platform
transom hot/cold shower
Stidd helm chair
hi-lo teak saloon table
granite galley countertops
3-burner EuroKera electric cooktop
Sharp microwave
Coolmatic refrigerator
VacuFlush MSD
teak bulkheads and grabrails
Xenon interior lighting
teak and holly sole


galley up, aft
flag-blue hull color
duplex Racor separators
Sleipner Side-Power SP95T bow thruster
Splendide washer/dryer
1/8D/AGM battery
reverse-cycle A/C in master and guest
Samsung flat-panel TVs in guest and master
Force 10 grill
ice maker
Raymarine electronics including Pathfinder 48-NM radar w/ 4-kW radome, E120 12.1" color LCD, DSM300 digital sounder box
Raystar 125 WAAS GPS, Ray 240 VHF, ST60 Tridata, ST6002 pilot control unit, SmartPilot S3 G, and Smart control wireless remote
Glendinning Cablemaster

This article originally appeared in the June 2007 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.