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1979 Grand Banks 42 Classic

US$ 89,900*
Crownsville, MD
Interested in this boat? Tel: 443-223-7864 Cell anytime
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Aggressively priced!

Engine/Fuel Type:
Twin / diesel
Located In:
Crownsville, MD
Hull Material:
Current Price:
US$ 89,900 

Price reduced on 10/9/2019 to SELL NOW! Asking $89,900 or best close offer!

Newly listed and just arrived in Crownsville on 9/28/2019! The 1979 GB-42' Classic double cabin "First Boomer" is available at our Crownsville docks for your ease of inspection and complimentary demo ride! Call us for further details and to arrange a complimentary demo ride!!

Please find a list of her most recent improvements:

M/V First Boomer Improvements:

 * Kohler 8 Kw generator and exhaust muffler system

  • 2 new Cruisair SMX air conditioning compressor and controls
  • Velvet Drive CR2 transmissions were replaced with Borg Warner Velvet Drive 72 series
  • DriveSaver Vibration Reducing Coupling Adapters
  • new damper drive plates
  • Cutlass bearings replaced
  • Propellers removed from the boat and reconditioned by Atlantic Propeller
  • Replaced all exhaust hoses
  • 2 new 8D batteries
  • new waste macerator pump and pump out plumbing in PVC
  •  AB Hypalon RIB dinghy with 15hp Johnson outboard
  • Groco Model K Marine Toilets - electric toilets factory rebuilt by Groco
  • Customized aft cabin with athwartships queen berth and custom mattress
  • Custom full-size saloon dining table that drops down for additional sleeping capacity with custom mattress cushion
  • Mostly new Sunbrella 2-part bimini, dinghy, transom & rail covers in navy
  • Complete bottom job – bottom paint removed to gelcoat, any blisters were dealt with with Epiglass, bottom coated with 4 coats of InterProtect 2000 in 2010
  • Diesel tanks cleaned and fuel polished in 2014
  • Teak rails stripped to bare wood and treated with Smith's CPES and Epiphanes varnish
  • Teak window frames stripped to bare wood and treated with Smith's CPES and Interlux Perfection 2-part paint
  • Custom made saloon cushions, throw pillows & drapes in Sunbrella interior fabric
  • Custom made bedding spreads, cushions, bolsters & drapes in Sunbrella interior fabric
  • Simrad AP 25 autopilot system (installed but needs recommissioning & drive unit checked}
  • Roller furling steadying sail system with navy Sunbrella cover
  • Twin Raymarine Waterproof Multifunction Navigation Chartplotter Displays with FishFinder, Radar & GPS at upper and lower navigation stations
  • ICOM VHF radios at upper and lower navigation stations




Work by Richard Lippincott of Lippincott Marine Grasonville MD in 1992 refit


  • Boat's 120 Volt AC  and 12 Volt DC electric was completely re-wired
  • New Bass Products AC & 12V distribution panels installed
  • Perko battery selector switch
  • AC electric source switch for Shore, Gen, SeaPower
  • Fuel tanks coated with POR-15 Rust Preventive Coating, a high performance coating
  • New headliners in all compartments by Viking Yachts' headliner installer
  • Teak decks removed to fiberglass decks
  • All teak hand-holds replace with stainless steel
  • Frigibar 60” Captain Model in 115V/60Hz with “Dual Control” option, Frigibar marine refrigeration products may be used as a freezer or refrigerator at any moment you want. The supremely versatile bench-style Frigibar boat refrigerators not only act as an efficient storage device, but they also add functionality to any sea vessel by providing additional seating.
  • Roller furling steadying sail system with navy Sunbrella cover
  • Custom anchor windlass pedestal with electric “in & out” foot switches with Ideal winlass
  • A main 60 lb CQR anchor
  • Additional Fortress FX-37 anchor, chain and rode(Lifetime Parts Replacement Warranty)
  • exterior painted with Imron
  • interior painted
  • Three depth sounders
  • B&G Brookes and Gatehouse Network Wind providing raw wind speed and angle data
  • B&G Brookes and Gatehouse Network Depth Network Data LCD Displays
  • ICOM 700 SSB radio
  • Glendinning automatic twin-engine synchronizer
  • Raritan Crown battery Charger
  • SeaPower AC producing alternator - system produces 120 volt alternating current

For immediate email contact: or text me @ 443-223-7864 cell for service and showing instructions on any of my listings *** "To make an offer on any of my beautiful listings, please call me to have an electronic Yacht Purchase and Sale Agreement emailed to you immediately" My customers & clients will tell you I am direct, honest and fair. I love to sell previously owned yachts that are very well maintained and priced fairly. I look forward to working with you! Please email your questions directly to me for a quick response. All questions answered asap!

All email offers encouraged with follow up signed yacht purchase and sale agreement and 10% deposit to be held in Escrow. Yacht View is a 50/50 corresponding brokerage.

Please contact John Kaiser for her complete history details and to arrange your personal inspection. I can be always be reached @ 443-223-7864 cell anytime or email to

Thank you for considering my professional Brokerage service. I work equally helping you either sell or purchase your yacht.

If you would like to be pre-qualified for marine financing, please contact each of the following Marine finance representatives for a competitive quote. All lenders are locally based in the Annapolis area and offer slightly different programs and rates based on your specific needs and credit history. Remember, many boats qualify as second home mortgage deductions and many times you may incorporate your state's "Use Tax" into the loan! 

I would highly recommend the following lenders: Laurie Kiser @ 443-223-8425, Dave Trostle @ 410.268.1545, Jane Tayman @ (888) 386-3121 (These professionals will pre-qualify your financing needs to prepare your budget for your yacht purchase. Be certain to let them know I referred you!) 

For your Marine Insurance I would highly recommend Al Golden, President & Agent @ 800-541-4647

Feel free to interview these local Marine Surveyors I have worked with for many years:Todd Taylor Marine Surveyor, 410-725-1641 Reno Panico, Atlantic Seaboard Marine Surveyors, 301-807-7593, Tarn Kelsey, Kelsay Marine Survey, 410-353-3822, Jim McGlincy of Bay Shore Marine Surveys @ 410-808-3849. Also contact for a complete list of SAMS or for NAMS surveyors nationwide. 

Local Yacht Detailing and management: Williams Yacht Management Company @ Email: 410-268-1634

Local Mobile Interior and Cushion Cleaning: Annapolis ChemDry, "Josh" @ 410-255-8200. 

Local Marine Service on Systems, electronic and general repair: Steve Catz @ 410-231-3191 or his web site @ or Patrick at Marine Electric Systems @ 443-790-5783 or

Local Marina: Smiths Marina, Crownsville, MD. 35T travel lift, excellent service including fiberglass repair, bottom service and land/water storage. Contact Rick or Valerie Smith, 410-923-3444.

Local Marine Mechanics, both gas and diesel: Ken Navis/Severn River Marine Services @ 410-923-1373, Jeff Leitch/Kim Starr/Bay Shore Marine Engine Service/ @ 410-263-8370

And remember....."Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So...throw off your bowlines...Sail away from the safe harbor...Catch the trade winds in your sails.....Explore! Dream! Discover!" (Mark Twain)

*Yacht View Brokerage LLC is always interested in very well maintained yachts to list, market & sell, call John Kaiser on his cell @ 443-223-7864 anytime!

Please contact John Kaiser at 4432237864

Interested in this boat? Tel: 443-223-7864 Cell anytime

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