Kevin Barber
Edwards Yacht Sales
346 Gulf Breeze Pkwy
Gulf Breeze, FL, US
Office: 727.449.8222
Mobile: 850.982.0983

1983 Grand Banks 42 Classic
Boat Type: Trawler Address: Pensacola, FL, US Price: $79,900


Rain Dog is Priced To Sell!


The Grand Banks 42 is a timeless Classic from which all other trawlers are measured.  Rain Dog has the desirable Island Queen Berth and split head and shower in the Aft Cabin

Twin Lehman 120 HP Diesels for economical performance and an 8 KW Onan Genset for all your onboard power needs. She's a genuine well found cruiser with a proven semi-displacement hull design that has a fine entry at the bow and full length skeg keel. 

Her teak decks, and exterior wood are all in great condition.


Recent Upgrades Include:




Basic Information

Manufacturer: Grand Banks Vessel Name: Rain Dog
Model: 42 Classic Boat Type: Trawler
Year: 1983 Hull Material: Fiberglass
Category: Power Hull Type:
Condition: Used Hull Color:
Location: Pensacola, FL, US Designer: Ken Smith
Available for sale in U.S. waters: Yes Flag of Registry:

Dimensions & Weight

Length: 42 ft - 12.8 meter Draft - max: 4 ft 2 in - 1.27 meter
LOA: 41 ft 10 in - 12.75 meter Bridge Clearance: -
Beam: 13 ft 7 in - 4.14 meter Dry Weight: -


Make: Engine Type: Inboard
Model: 2715E Drive Type:
Engine(s): 2 Fuel Type: Diesel
Hours: 3637 Horsepower: 120 (Individual), 240 (combined)
Cruise Speed: - Max Speed: -
Range: - Joystick Control: No

Tank Capacities

Fuel Tank: 300 gallons - 2 tank(s) Holding Tank: 50 gallons - 1 tank(s)
Fresh Water Tank: 135 gallons - 2 tank(s)    


Total Cabins: - Crew Cabins: -
Total Berths: 2 Crew Berths: -
Total Sleeps: - Crew Sleeps: -
Total Heads: 2 Crew Heads: -
Captains Cabin: No    


Upgrades since 2018


Engine work (all 2019):


The main salon is entered through either side decks; featuring a forward port side galley. The dinette is aft to starboard with dinette table and  "L" shaped seating. The forward cabin has a v-berth, head and a very large hanging locker.  The aft cabin features a queen size berth, desk with drawers, hanging lockers, head with separate shower and access to the aft deck.  There is a small bar located starboard just aft of the helm.  This vessel's interior features a full teak interior and parquet floors. 


Engines and Mechanical

Electrical System




Anchor/ Additional Equipment

Brokers Remarks

Rain Dog is in great condition overall, but she does have a few known issues listed below.  



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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Kevin Barber
Edwards Yacht Sales
346 Gulf Breeze Pkwy
Gulf Breeze, FL, US
Office: 727.449.8222
Mobile: 850.982.0983