43' Grand Banks 2015



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43' Grand Banks 2015 Bodacious


2015 Grand Banks 43 Heritage EU, she may look like a traditional low speed trawler on the outside, but the modified V-hull of the 43 EU can cruise all day at 20 knots. The keel is deep enough to help protect the pod drives and props. 2 staterooms and two heads make for a great cruising boat.



Grand Banks


43 EU

Cruise Speed:


Max Speed:


Range NMI:



15' 8"

Engine Details:

Cummins QSB 6.7

Engine 1:

1050.00 HRS 480.00 HP

Engine 2:

1050.00 HRS 480.00 HP

Engine Fuel:

Inboard Diesel

Fuel Capacity:

582 GAL

Water Capacity:

196 GAL


This stunning 2015 Grand Banks 43 Europa is now available for sale.  Bodacious IV has been expertly outfitted by knowledgeable owners for cruising either long or short distances in comfort and style.  She has speed with twin Cummins 480 hp engines coupled with Zeus pod drives for easy maneuverability.  her equipment list includes the highest-end Garmin electronics, SAT HD TV, multi-zone Fusion stereo, washer/dryer and freezer in a sizable "utility room" something very few other yachts offer.  Combine that with her Grand Banks amenities like smart use of space, fine teak interior cabinetry, distinctive GB Europa styling and you have a luxury yacht designed for easy living.

Bodacious IV has had meticulous care by her owners and is truly like a new boat but not near the cost.  She is completely turn key and ready for her next adventure.

Bodacious IV has had meticulous care by her owners and is truly like a new boat but not near the cost.  She is completely turn key and ready for her next adventure.  Bodacious IV is currently berthed in St. Petersburg, Florida and easy to see!  Replacement cost would be in excess of $1,400,000.  This is an opportunity is purchase this beautiful and beautifully kept GB 43 EU for far less!


The salon has the more popular dual facing settees that can be used as a single berth if needed. They also provide additional storage with both drawers and lift-up cushions. The entire salon area can be opened up with the screened sliding windows, center windshield power lift and helm and aft doors opening with dual sided Phantom roller screens. The GOST Phantom Security monitor has video surveillance for aft deck, engine room and salon. This system keeps the boat while your aboard as well as off the boat.

  • Door: aft deckhouse, fiberglass slider with upper and lower clear glass
  • Door screen: Phantom, retractable, aft


  •  Window: all opening windows have insect screens   Ice maker: Vitrifrigo model, IM XTP INOX


  •  Settee to port: L-shaped, under-seat storage drawers

Settee to starboard: straight, under-seat storage drawers  Table: teak, table top with maple in lay, flip-up leaves, fixed standing pedestal  Security: GOST Phantom Security, tracking, monitoring, video surveillance system with camera at aft deck, engine room and salon. Image displays on Garmin chartplotter





  • TV cabinet: Manship pop-up TV lift with Samsun 32", model H5500




  • The master stateroom has a custom foam mattress that you sink so comfortably into. An en-suite head is easily accessed slightly aft and is private.


  • Berth: island, with underberth storage locker
  • Strip light: LED, below berth base and below overhead locker

  • Cabinet locker: port, with teak door, and (3) shelves

  • Hanging locker: starboard with laminate interior finish

  • Head and shower access: private en-suite

  • Mattress: foam, 9 1/2" thickness, including pillow top, with 2" memory foam

  • Reading lights: (2) retractable wall mounts, DC

  • Skylight hatch: Manship, smoked, with Oceanair screen and shade



The master head has an opening port window with frosted glass. The shower is large and separated from the rest of the head. Granite counters make you feel right at home. The Corian flooring offers easy upkeep.

  • Cabinets: storage


  •  Countertop: granite, "Giallo Topazio"


  •  Strip light: below sink counter


  •  Exhaust blower: Pelonis, DC
  • Mirrors: (2) fixed
  • Port-hole: stainless steel, opening, frosted privacy glass, with screen
  •  Shower drain: Whale waste pump, DC
  • Shower faucet: single mixer, hand-held


  •  head and shower sole: Corian flooring
  • Single sink
  • Sink faucet
  • Toilet: Dometic Sealand 8600 MasterFlush, fresh water flush through macerator




  • The guest stateroom has two large berths and a fixed skylight overhead and large side window for natural light. Access to an en-suite head is forward. There is storage under each berth and a large hanging locker with shelves.


  • Berths: twin singles, with insert to convert to Queen, storage below
  •  Head access: en-suite

  •  Hullside window: fixed, tinted

  • Locker: hanging, with laminate interior finish

  •  Mattress: foam, 6" thickness, including 1" memory foam

  •  Reading lights (2) units, DC

  •  Skylight: interior between cabin and helm area, tinted glass, with Oceanair screen and shade


The guest head has two doors, one from the guest stateroom and one from the companionway. This allows use as a day head. There is a circular shower curtain rod overhead for showers and protects the counter, toilet and doors. A Corian sole makes clean-up easy.

  • Cabinets: under-counter storage
  •  Countertop: granite, "Giallo Topazio"
  • Strip light: Below sink counter
  • Exhaust blower: pelonis, DC
  • Head and shower sole: Corian flooring
  • Medicine cabinet: Installed on FWD bulkhead
  • Shower drain: Whale waste pump, DC
  • Shower faucet: single mixer, hand-held
  • Single sink
  • Sink faucet
  • Toilet: Dometic Sealand 8600 MasterFlush, fresh water flush through macerator




The galley is a nice size and has plenty of storage for dish and a custom cabinet for glassware. The Sub Zero refrigerator drawers make daily meals easy and there is a large built-in freezer in utility room, just steps away from the galley. Granite counters and black and stainless appliances give a feeling of luxury and beauty.

  • Cooktop: Euro Kera Princess Gourmet, (3) burners
  • Countertop: granite, "Giallo Topazio"
  • Faucet: single lever, pull-out head with hose
  • Galleyware package: with GB logo to include; flatware, dinnerware, mugs, drink and wine glasses


  •  Galley overhead dish locker with drop down dish locker, port side
  •  Lockers and drawers: storage, below and above counter


  •  Microwave/convection oven: Sharp Carousel, model R-930CS-P
  • Refrigerator: Sub Zero #700BR, two drawer style full fridge, with teak front
  • Sink: large single bowl, stainless steel
  • Blinds: Oceanair room darkening duette pleated manual raise and lower at salon port and STBD side windows including aft window, motorized blind for forward triangular and port window



The 'Utility Room' is a Grand Banks invention that gives major additional storage and is located under the helm/salon. You will also find a built-in washer/dryer, freezer and equipment cabinet. This space is large enough that fold-up bikes can be put here as well as bulk amounts of paper products, etc.

  • Access: galley hatch with gas lift, removable aluminum ladder, with teak treads


  •  Equipment cabinet: space for SAT TV receiver DVR, Yamaha receiver amp


  •  Exhaust blower: 3" diameter, Jabsco, DC


  •  Freezer: Vitrifrigo C110 BT unit, with (3) separate compartments


  •  Lockers: storage
  • Sole: gelcoat with non-skid finish


  •  Washer/Dryer: Splendide W/D 2100 vented combo unit



Bodacious IV has a covered aft teak planked deck that is glued in place, no bungs to deal with. The engine room is easily accessed through the large hatch revealing stairs that lead to a spotless engine room. Her cockpit is spacious and can easily accommodate foldable chairs and table for enjoying warm breezes and having sun protection from the overhead flybridge extension.

  • Cockpit locker: starboard locker


  •  Decking: solid teak, epoxy bonded, TDS System


  •  Dinghy cleats: pop-up, stainless steel, at each corner of swim platform


  •  Engine room access: pneumatic deck hatch, removable aluminum ladder with teak treads


  •  Floodlights: Hella marine, LED, (2) units, flybridge aft overhang (port and STBD)


  •  Flybridge access: molded fiberglass integral straight staircase, storage inside, with teak treads and stainless steel dual hand rails


  •  Self-draining cockpit: stainless steel drains, one port and starboard


  •  Shower: hand-held, in cockpit, with retractable hose, hot and cold


  •  Teak transom: horizontal solid teak planking, varnished


  •  Transom door: hinged, opening inwards, solid fiberglass, with latch



The flybridge is large with seating for 8 or 9 people. The dinghy is carried on the aft flybridge deck and is easily launched with a UMT dinghy crane.

  • Dinghy: Rigid 10 Sport with 30hp Evinrude E-Tec Motor, E30DPSLAB (see dinghy section for complete details)


  •  Crane: UMT E800 aluminum crane with chocks, cleats and base plates


  •  Compass: flush mounted on top of electronics console


  •  Courtesy Lights: LED


  •  Deck hatch: sliding, flybridge access from cockpit


  •  Decking: painted non-skid, Awlgrip, "moondust" color


  •  Electronics console: molded fiberglass


  •  Floodlights: (2) Hella LED, under mast spreaders


  •  Helmseats: (2) Bluewater yachtline series, with retractable foot rest


  •  Lockers: storage under steering console


  •  Locker: fiberglass molded, starboard aft


  •  Settees: starboard L-shaped and port straight, molded fiberglass, underseat storage, cushions, self-piping


  •  Steering wheel: 26" dia., stainless steel, with rim


  •  Storage lockers: lift top, molded fiberglass, port and starboard of electronics console


  •  Table: fixed stainless steel pedestal, varnished teak table top


  •  Wet Bar - with refrigerator: Isotherm CR 49, DC and integrated sink, hot and cold water faucet,

 The electronics on Bodacious IV are the best Garmin had to offer when this boat was outfitted. All Garmin Radar/GPS plotters are recessed into lower and upper helm consoles. The SAT TV with high definition gives you movie quality viewing and sound.

  • Garmin: (4) GMI (Garmin Marine instrument) 20's designed to clearly show depth, speed, wind and 100+ marine and vessel parameters


  •  Garmin radar: GMR 18/24 x HD


  •  Garmin chartplotter: (3) GPSMAP 8215, also displays Gost security camera feeds from engine room, salon and aft deck


  •  Garmin: collision avoidance transceiver, AIS 600 Class B


  •  Airmar: sonar transducer GSD 24


  •  Garmin: Sirius XM antenna GXM 52


  •  Intellion: SAT TV Dish Hi Def s6HD


  •  Garmin card readers: upper and lower helms


  •  Garmin BlueChart g2 Vision HD card: provides greatly expanded GPS mapping capabilities, Jacksonville/Bahamas South to Turks/Caicos islands


  •  Garmin: VHF radio 300 series, lower helm


  •  Garmin: VHF radio 200 series, upper helm


  •  Wave: WiFi Rogue, WiFi extender



A helm side door with a side roller Phantom screen offers both "no see-um" fine bug and a larger mesh screen. There is another Phantom screen on the aft door with both screens as well. The helm side door gives you instant access to the side deck during docking.

  • Compass: flush mounted on top of electronics console


  •  Door: starboard side, hinged


  •  Door screen: Phantom, retractable, at starboard


  •  Electronics console: wrapped with UltraLeather, with teak instrument panel


  •  Helmseat: fixed, 1-1/2 sitter and footrest


  •  Steering wheel: stainless steel, teak rimmed



Bodacious IV has had extremely good mechanical care since new. Her Zeus pod drives enable even novice boaters to look like experts while docking. The optional Sky hook feature holds the boat in place (within 10') without an anchor while waiting for a bridge to open or gives one enough time to put lines out before coming into a marina if single handing. She offers the following standard and optional features.

  • 1000 Hour Service just performed on engines, pods and Generator 7/2018


  •  Twin Cummins QSB 6.7L 480hp diesel engines with Zeus Drives; approx. 980 hours as of July/2018.


  •  Skyhook Activation: Cummins "Skyhook" GPS interface with engine


  •  Engine gauges and instrumentation: (2) Cummins Vessel View displays at each helm


  •  Ball valves and thru hull fittings above water line: Groco bronze housings, chrome valves


  •  Engine controls: mercury DTS (Digital Throttle System), electric control and joystick docking system


  •  Engine: Groco raw water intake strainers


  •  Engine room faucet: fresh water, cold only


  •  Engine room sole: molded fiberglass, with non-skid mats


  •  Engine room sound insulation: hard vinyl line sandwiched between fire retardant foam covered with thin white vapor barrier


  •  Exhaust system: underwater through propeller hub, and idle bypass muffler


  •  Generator exhaust system: Centek with gas/water separator


  •  Fireboy fire extinguisher in engine room, with engine-generator-blower shut down and override control


  •  Fuel filters: Racor water separators on each engine (single) and generator (single)


  •  Fuel tanks: 582 gallons (2) Moeller Marine crosslink polyethylene (XLPE) tanks


  •  Oil Change System: Reverso GP-3010 for engines and generator


  •  Propellers: Zeus counter rotating, stainless steel dual prop


  •  Steering: electric/hydraulic (integral with Zeus)


  •  Watermaker: Newport 400 MK


  •  Water purification system: Seagull microbiological IV x 1F purifier with faucet, in galley


  •  Water tanks: 196 gallons (2) Moeller Marine polyethylene, food grade



The Rigid dinghy is all molded fiberglass and does not require occasional addition of air as most soft sided dinghies will. Much less maintenance and a longer life. A matching Toast Sunbrella canvas cover has been custom fitted to keep the dinghy protected.

Dinghy: Rigid 10 Sport w/30hp Evinrude E-Tec motor, E30DPSLAB (motor not included in weight below)

Length: 10' 4"

Weight: 300-lbs.

Transom: 20"

Tube: 17"

Draft: 8"

Beam: 64"

Map HP: 30hp


Grand Banks continues the same time honored tradition of boat building that has built its iconic name brand for the past 60 years.

  • Fiberglass outer skin: gel-coated, Cook composites and polymers


  •  Fiberglass: hand laid


  •  Hull barrier: (3) coats epoxy undercoat, International


  •  Hull bootstripe: painted Awlgrip, "Flag Blue"


  •  Hull lamination: Reichold Hydrex vinylester resin skin coat


  •  Hull structural grid: fiberglass and foam


  •  Hull: solid fiberglass below and cored above waterline, with cross-linked PVC foam core


  •  Keel: full length extending below running gear


  •  Quarter guard: fiberglass molded, with stainless steel rubrail


  •  Structural bulkheads: composite, watertight below DWL and water resistance above chine line.


  •  Antifouling: International Micron Extra




Bodacious IV is quite possibly the finest Grand Banks 43 Europa that has been built and outfitted. Her owners plans have changed and boat must be sold


Bodacious IV has been outfitted to cruise in hotter climates and has optional dual air-conditioning units in the salon/galley/helm areas. Also instead of an air-handler in the guest stateroom, a stand alone aircon unit was added that cools the guest cabin and guest head. The generator size and output was also increased to handle heavier loads. The owners love music so an incredible sound system has been installed for all areas of the boat.

  • Air horn: AFI Marine dual "trumpets", DC


  •  Air Conditioning: Marine Air Turbo Vector reverse cycle with self-contained units in salon (2 X 16k BTU), master stateroom (10K BTU), guest stateroom (8K BTU) with AC ducting into utility room


  •  Alarm and indicator panel: mimicked boat profile LED panel, at lower helm


  •  Alarm panel: LED panel, at upper helm


  •  Batteries- engines: (1) 12V bank, made of (2) AGM Lifeline, 12V, 210 Ah, with fiberglass boxes, lids and straps


  •  Batteries-service (1) 12v bank, made of (2) AGM lifeline, 12V, 255Ah, with fiberglass boxes, lids and straps


  •  Battery generator: (1) AGM Lifeline, 12V 80 Ah with fiberglass box, lid and strap


  •  Battery charger: Mastervolt ChargeMaster 12/100-3, 12V, 100A, automatic


  •  Battery condition indicator: BEP, at electrical panel


  •  Battery disconnect switches: BEP, remote motorized


  •  Battery paralleling: BEP, dual sensing voltage sensitive relay (VSR), 300A


  •  Bilge pumps: (4) units, automatic, with high water alarms at helms, Rule Mate RM2000-12/24, DC


  •  Bonding system: Zinc anodes, on raw water cooling systems and heat exchangers


  •  Carbon monoxide detectors: Seafire Marine in sleeping areas and salon


  •  Circuit breaker panels: BEP, AC/DC


  •  Engine room lights: Hella Marine, LED, DC


  •  Engine start/stop: at lower and upper helms


  •  Entertainment Systems: Fusion #MS-AV700 Marine DVD stereo with (2) speakers each at salon, cockpit and flybridge; IPod dock, Bluetooth module, wired remote control and amplifier, (2) Fusion remote control units with (1) at cockpit FB stairs and (1) at FB helm console


  •  Freshwater system: Shurflo, pressured, DC


  •  Galvanic isolator: Prosafe FS60, 60 AMP


  •  Generator: Onan 11.5kW for 120-240/60Hz,; approx. 950 hours as of 11/21/16


  •  Holding tank-level indicator


  •  Holding tank-black water: polyethylene, 51 US gallons capacity, deck fitting for dockside pump out, equipped with direct discharge pump, DC


  •  Navigation lights: Hella Marine, LED, DC


  •  Outlets: Vimar, with GFCI or ELCF protection, AC


  •  Satellite TV: Intellian HiDef


  •  Shore power: 50 amp, Glendinning Cablemaster, 60' white cord, aft


  •  Tank monitoring: SmartSwitch TD4000, gauges for fuel and water tanks, display at lower helm


  •  Trim tabs: hydraulic actuated Zeus pods, DC


  •  TV prep: pre-wire RG6 cable, from behind (lower ) helm cabinet, to salon, and owner's stateroom, adjacent AC outlet


  •  Underwater lights: (4) Aqualuma white


  •  USB outlet: one unit at each helm


  •  Water heater: Seaward S-115OW, 11 US gallons capacity, AC


  •  Windshield wipers: (3) Exalto with washers, intermittent-low-medium-high speeds, electronic touch control panel


  •  Wiring: marine-grade tin-plated copper



Bodacious IV has just the right amount of exterior teak trim.  This includes newly varnished teak cap and the Grand Banks, signature teak planked transom.  All the windows are self framing and unlike others who use metal trim, do not require frame maintenance.  The canvas is all Sunbrella Toast and gives the boat a rich look.  It also stays cooler in summer weather than dark colors.  All window Textiline mesh covers are also included.  Another very nice standard feature is the raised fuel fill.  It makes fueling much easier without having to kneel on the hard deck surface plus has a return opening if there is an accidental overflow.

  • Underwater Lights: (4) transom-mounted LED
  • Anchor: Lewmar Delta with 220' - 3/8" galvanized chain, 44 lb.
  • Anchor chain locker: with partition for rope and chain, self-draining
  • Anchor platform: Stainless steel, double stainless steel rollers
  • Anodes: aluminum, hull and Zeus pods
  • Bimini top: canvas Sunbrella "Toast"
  • Caprail: varnished teak, with bright finish-( July, 2018
  • Canvas package: forward deck settee, flybridge port and starboard settees, table, console, helmseats; Sunbrella "Toast"
  • Cleats: for mooring, stainless steel, fixed
  • Cockpit: teak decking, glued in place
  • Courtesy and overhead lights: Hella Marine, LED
  • Deck fills: fuel, water and waste pumpout, at side decks
  • Decking: side and forward decks, painted non-skid, Awlgrip, "Moondust" color
  • Exterior lockers and settees matting: Entrap, 3M 9100T Entrap, Z-web vinyl ridges, grey color
  • Flag poles: varnished teak, with stainless steel holders, at bow and stern
  • Foredeck lockers: port and starboard
  • Foredeck settee; deckhouse integrated settee, with cushions
  • Grab rails: stainless steel
  • Mast: aluminum, painted, hinged, with radar bracket (for radome antenna), speakers
  • Navigation light boards: varnished teak, port and starboard
  • Rail Gates: stainless steel, port, starboard and aft
  • Rubrail: stainless steel striker plate, on fiberglass
  • Safety gear: complete set of Coast Guard required safety equipment
  • Safety rails: at main deck and flybridge, 1 1/8" diameter round profile stainless steel, with intermediate rail
  • skylight hatches
  • Step plates; chromed, with casted "Grand Banks" lettering, at rail gate opening, both sides
  • Swim ladder: stainless steel, collapsible/sectional, mounted under swim platform
  • Swim platform: teak 35" wide with (2) dinghy cleats
  • Teak covers: custom toe rail, and transom covers, with suction cups
  • Washdown: salt and fresh water wash down with quick disconnect outlet, at bow including (2) hoses
  • Windlass: Maxwell Model HRC 10 windlass, vertical gypsy and drum, (2) stations, DC
  • Windows: grey tempered glass at salon sides, opening with screens port and starboard: clear tempered glass at salon front, fritted, bonded in place
  • Windshield: center opening, tempered glass, with electric actuator.


This listing is presented to you courtesy of a member of the International Yacht Brokers Association and may be centrally listed with another broker. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey direct representation of a particular vessel.

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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