SOLD | 2008 Grand Banks Eastbay 45 SX

(SOLD) 2008 Grand Banks Eastbay 45 SX

Fully updated by it's knowledgeable owner at one of Maine's premier yards, this turnkey Eastbay 45 is available immediately!

The highlights include a new flag blue Awlgrip on the hull with high build primer, all of the exterior brightwork stripped and revarnished, all new upholstery and bedding, and even a new Garmin electronics suite including a GMR Fantom 24 Radar.

The Eastbay 45 offers excellent cruising accommodations, an excellent turn of speed and a sharp and modern profile.  The owners tasteful improvements truly make Adagio a must see.


  • Manufacturer:Grand Banks
  • Model: Eastbay 45 SX
  • Year: 2008
  • Category: Power
  • Condition: Used
  • Location: Harpswell US
  • Vessel Name:Adagio
  • Hull Material:Fiberglass
  • Make:Caterpillar
  • Model:C-9
  • Engines(s):2
  • Hours:605
  • Engine Type:Inboard
  • Fuel Type:diesel
  • Horsepower:567|horsepower
  • Total Heads:1
  • Length:45 ft
  • Beam:14.58 ft
  • Draft - max:3.92 ft
  • Fuel Tank:512|gallon
  • Fresh Water Tank:145|gallon
  • Holding Tank:512|gallon




  • Flag Blue Awlgrip with high build primer and new cove stripe in 2019
  • (1) Garmin 7612 12'' color MFD chart plotter new in 2019
  • KVH 3 Satellite TV Dome new in 2019
  • Red Port WiFi Booster new in 2019
  • Garmin Fantom 24 40W Radar new in 2019
  • Kahlenberg air horn rebuilt in 2019
  • Increase height of salon seating and table to facilitate better views out the salon windows in 2019
  • New upholstery in salon and matching trim throughout in 2019
  • Sunbrella curtains for all salon windows in 2019
  • Custom mattresses, fitted sheets and coverlets in 2019 in both the master stateroom and guest stateroom
  • Replace engine strainer sight glasses
  • Both engines serviced and inspected spring 2019; new zincs, impellers, hoses, belts, etc. as needed
  • All A/C units serviced & upgraded with NU-22B freon in 2019
  • Replace TV in salon with new Vizio
  • New in line particulate filter system
  • New carbon filter for galley water and ice maker
  • Refinished paint on dutch door
  • Varnish, wax, bottom paint all current in 2019
  • Engine room and bilges detailed


Accommodations for four in a 2 stateroom single head, galley down layout with a full satin varnished teak interior with varnished teak and holly soles.  There is an abundance of natural light and ventilation with the salon surrounded by windows with sliders with screens P&S and electric opening window aft while overhead is the optional electric sunroof!  Below decks there are six stainless steel ports, one large and two smaller hatches and two dorades.  All ports and hatches have screens and blinds.  When natural light and ventilation is not sufficient, there are three reverse cycle (heat & cool) air conditioning units that will keep interior spaces comfortable in a wide range of climates and dozens of recessed lights and under cabinet lights as well as swivel style reading lamps at all berth and settees.  All A/C units serviced and upgraded with NU-22B Freon in 2019

Forward most is the Master Stateroom with an Island Queen berth with storage in drawers below and in lockers and drawers outboard and with private access to the Head which is next aft to port with separate stall shower compartment, Vacuflush fresh water W.C. (uses 1/2 liter per flush) and vanity.  Adagio has been outfitted with a new mattress, fitted sheets and custom coverlet in 2019.

Opposite to starboard is the Guest Stateroom with two twin berths with night stand between and drawer storage under, with a hanging locker is forward and outboard.  Adagio has been outfitted with a new mattress, fitted sheets and custom coverlet in 2019.

Furthest aft and to port is the U-Shaped Galley with abundant storage and equipped with a 3 burner electric Seaward cooktop, Sharp convection microwave oven, and Coolmatic 12 Volt front load refrigeration and top load freezer box, large single basin stainless steel sink with Grohe fixture.

Up three steps (with storage under) to the Salon and Helm Station.  The Helm Station is to starboard and is equipped with a Stidd Seat and incorporates all of the vessel controls, navionics, and electrical distribution panels.  There is a double companion bench seat with storage under to port.

The Salon features a U-shaped settee with storage under to port with fixed pedestal high/low table while opposite to starboard is an entertainment center with pop up TV bordered by two fixed seats again with storage under.  New upholstery was installed in 2019.

Down one step into the Cockpit which is equipped with the optional folding transom seat aft, and lockers P&S forward.  Below decks are voluminous lazarettes.  Wide side decks with teak toe rails and high stainless safety rails lead forward.  Additional storage may be found in lockers P&S of the anchor platform.


  • Electric sunroof with Ocean Air Blind
  • Ocean Air blinds and screens hatches
  • Skysol blinds on all ports and retractable salon door shade
  • Sunbrella curtains for all salon windows new in 2019
  • Pioneer AM/FM/CD stereo and speakers in Salon
  • Vizio 23" color TV and DVD player in pop up in salon new in 2019
  • U-Line Icemaker
  • New upholstery and matching trim throughout new in 2019


  • Maxwell Nilsson electric windlass with chain & rope drums
  • 45 lb stainless steel Suncor plow type anchor with 20' 3/8" chain
  • Fresh water wash down forward
  • Stainless steel deck hardware including fender pop up cleats
  • Canvas covers for windshield, side windows and dorade boxes 
  • H&C Cockpit Shower
  • Foldable Transom Seat option
  • Transom door
  • Teak swim platfrom
  • Swim ladder


  • (1) Garmin 7612 12'' color MFD chart plotter new in 2014
  • (1) Garmin 7612 12'' color MFD chart plotter new in 2019
  • KVH 3 satellite dome new in 2019
  • Red Port WiFi Booster new in 2019
  • Garmin Fantom 24 Radar new in 2019
  • Icom M-502 VHF with DSC
  • Simrad AP28 Autopilot
  • Ritchie 6" magnetic compass
  • Rudder angle indicator
  • Kahlenberg air horn rebuilt in 2019
  • Side power bow and stern thruster controls new in 2014
  • 3 double pantograph self parking windshield wipers with wash down
  • Trim tabs
  • Remote windlass controls


  • (2) Caterpillar C9 ACERT FWC 567hp Inline 6 Cylinder diesel engines (605 hours as of 8/19) ($28,000 upgrade over the standard C7's, offering higher top end speed, but also lower RPM for desired cruising speed saving noise and fuel!)
  • (2) 1 ZF Reduction gears
  • (2) 5 blade 29" x 32.5" props new in 2019
  • (2) 1/4" SS shafts with Tides Dripless Shaft Seals
  • Dual CAT MPD electronic engine data displays
  • Dual Racors
  • Side Power Bow and Stern Thrusters
  • Bennett Trim Tabs
  • SeaStar Hydraulic Assist Steering
  • Fireboy engine room fire suppression system serviced in 2019
  • Oil change pump for engines, transmissions and generator
  • 3 Dometic Marine Air reverse cycle air conditioning units - (2) 16Kbtu and (1) 12Kbtu
  • 3 Rule electric bilge pumps
  • manual bilge pump
  • Computank fuel and water tank level indicator new in 2019
  • Tankwatch holding tank monitor
  • Macerator pump
  • Inline water filters for galley and icemaker new in 2019


110V AC Service

  • Onan 11.5 kw Generator 450 hours (8/19)
  • 50A 75' shore power connection with shore cord and Glendenning Cord Reel
  • Trace 2500W inverter with control panel at helm
  • Distribution panels and breakers
  • Amp and Volt Meters
  • 110V outlets
  • Mastervolt 80A battery charger
  • Trace 2500 watt inverter/charger
  • Seward 11 gallon hot water heater (also engine supplied)
  • 12V & 110V Engine Room Lights


12V DC Service

  • (2) 8D AGM House Batteries new in 2018
  • (2) 8D AGM  Inverter Batteries new in 2018
  • (2) 4D AGM Engine Start Batteries new in 2018
  • (1) 2D AGM Generator Start Batteries
  • Distribution panel with breakers
  • Volt and Amp meters
  • Single 140A engine alternator


  • (2) Underwater lights
  • 8 Type II PFD
  • 4 Fenders with covers
  • Docklines
  • Lifering
  • Flare kit
  • (4) Fire extinguisheers
  • Spare set of propellers

Manufacturer Provided Description

The 45 Eastbay SX is a full-featured Down East cruiser that complements assertive performance with stylish grace. Standard twin-567-hp will have you quickly nearing 30 knots, cruising atop a proven C.R. Hunt-designed hull that out-performs the imitators. Inside, accommodations are superior to any in her class, with a generous master stateroom that includes a private head with stall shower, and a guest stateroom that is equally spacious. The 45SX also brings some surprising new features to the Eastbay Series, from her seated helm to the optional sunroof, to an aft salon window that disappears at the touch of a button. And everywhere you turn: more light, more views, more ways to enjoy those prized moments when you're at sea on or on the hook.

DisclaimerThe 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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