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38' Grand Banks 38 Eastbay EX



  • Boat Name: "PRIME"

  • Year: 1996

  • Current Price: US$ 168,500 

  • Located in Jacksonville, FL

  • Hull Material: Fiberglass

  • Engine/Fuel Type: Twin diesel

  • Central/Exclusive Listing


"Preliminary Write Up more photos and details to follow"

"PRIME" is a true gentleman's Yacht!

Very Well Cared for earlier model 38 Eastbay with low engine hours, Painted hull and New Canvas enclosure, Larger 420hp Cat diesel, Generator and Air, updated electronics.

"PRIME" is kept under cover in fresher water (80%) on the Ortega River 

Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Boat Name



Hull Shape: Deep Vee


LOA: 38 ft 0 in
Beam: 13 ft 2 in
LWL: 34 ft 5 in
Dry Weight: 26000 lbs


Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Caterpillar
Year Built: 1996
Engine Model: 3126 TA
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 1685
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 420 HP

Engine 2:
Engine Brand: Caterpillar
Year Built: 1996
Engine Model: 3126 TA
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 1687
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 420 HP


Fresh Water Tanks: (95 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (365 Gallons)


Number of heads: 1


Cockpit speakers

Inside Equipment

Marine head
Air conditioning
Hot water
Battery charger
Electric bilge pump

Electrical Equipment

Shore power inlet

Outside Equipment/Extras

Cockpit shower
Swimming ladder
Electric windlass


Bimini Top


The Eastbay 38 Express sleeps four with one stateroom forward. Owner stateroom equipped with center line queen bed with walk around access. Plenty of storage provided by lockers, drawers & hanging locker. The main cabin has a large U-shape dinette to starboard that drops to form a double bed. Opposite to port is the U-shape galley with plenty of counter space, storage lockers & drawers. Equipped with a three burner propane stove/oven, front opening refrigerator, stainless steel sink with hot & cold pressure water. Excellent light and ventilation provided throughout with stainless steel opening ports and Lewmar deck hatches. Interior finish is classic Grand Banks style with varnished Teak cabinetry & bulkheads, Teak & Holly floors.

The Bridge deck has a full control station to starboard with a Pompanette swivel helm seat, large L shape settee with Teak folding table for entertaining and lounging with a view. The cockpit is spaciuos and has comfortable aft facing bench for watching the world go by. Transom door opens to a Teak swim platform and ladder. Wide side decks with easy steps access complete this well thought out design.


Raymarine E-120 GPS/Plotter/Radar

Northstar 952X GPS/Plotter

Raymarine ST60+ graphic Display

Raymarine SeaTalk system

Robertson AP3000X auto Pilot

Standard Horizon Explorer VHF radio

Glendinning Synchronizer


Guest Remote Spotlight 

Galaxy Sirius Radio


12v/110v systems, Selector Switch, Circcuit Breakers

Two 50 amp shore power inlets

Volt & Amp Meters

Xantrex System Control Panel (monitor)

(5) AGM Batteries

Heart Inverter Charger

Bilge Sniffer Alarm

Westerbeke Generator with sound shield box, 464 hours

Hull and Deck

End grain balsa core composite fiberglass hull & deck construction

Flag Blue hull topsides, white cove & boot stripes

Varnished Teak exterior trim, rails and Toe Rails

Varnished Teak Swim platform

White gel coat decks with contrasting pale non-skid pattern

S.S. railings

Maxwell  VW800 electric windlass, bow roller

CQR plow anchor with chain rode

Wash Down System both at bow & cockpit

Teak overlay cockpit & bridge decks

Stainless Steel windshield frame w opening section

(2) Electric Windshield wipers w spray wash

Flag Blue Sunbrella Soft Top and full enclosure with shade screens (removable)

Cockpit Shower

Radar Mast, white Awl Grip finish with spreader lights over cockpit


Two Racor Fuel/water separator/filters

Internal sea strainers on each engine

Fresh Water Cooling

Kobelt Engine Controls

Bronze Seacocks

Marineair Air Conditioning

Sealand Vacu-Flush toilet

Engine Oil Change system

Extra equipment

12 volt cabin fans

Tankwatch III tank monitoring system

Edson S.S. dinghy Davits (removable mounts)

Docklines & Fenders

Life Preservers

Custom Cockpit Cushions (white Vinyl)

Excluded items

Both flag staffs pictured are not in included in sale (custom made gift from pervious vessel)

Decor pillows and bedding.

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.

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