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1998 Buddy Davis 74

  • 74 ft
  • Sport Fishing
  • Miami, FL, US

Yacht price



Buddy Davis sport-fishing hulls are famous for their ability to handles big seas. When you ride this massive 74, you feel to dominate the element.

Great style: every fisherman will look at this boat!!!

4 cabins + captain's cabin. 5 heads. Big galley. Generous salon. Great enclosed bridge with visibility 360 degrees.

In 2018, she was taken care: trim-tabs serviced, stabilizers serviced, bottom painted, props balanced, prop-speed to running gear, steering system serviced, underwater lights replaced, intakes valves and strainers serviced, fuel tanks emptied and cleaned, black water tank emptied and cleaned, battery charger replaced, bilge pumps replaced, fire system certified, new safety gear, a/c handlers serviced, new stabilizers cooling pump, new engines row water pumps, engines and generators serviced, new hatches gaskets, new VHF antennas, new chillers pump, new control for davit, smoke detectors serviced, fuel transfer system serviced, new fuel tanks senders, new Epirb, bilge alarms serviced, new freshwater pumps, new anchor light, new bow thruster cooling pump, generator clutch serviced, new fridges and freezer, one new ice-maker, new water-heater, Racors serviced, exhausts serviced, ice-makers water-filters, new bow thruster controllers, cel phones signal booster, new search light, etc. etc..

New dinghy!!!

New electronics (bridge and tower)!!!

New chillers!!!

Records of jobs done in 2018 available.


Basic Information

Buddy Davis
Miami, FL, US
Available for sale in U.S. waters:
Vessel Name:
Boat Type:
Sport Fishing
Hull Material:
Hull Type:
Hull Color:
Flag of Registry:

Dimensions & Weight

74 ft - 22.56 meter
74 ft 2 in - 22.61 meter
20 ft 2 in - 6.15 meter
Draft - max:
Bridge Clearance:
Dry Weight:


16V2000 M90
Cruise Speed:
26 MPH
2071 MI
Joystick Control:
Engine Type:
Drive Type:
Fuel Type:
Max Speed:
35 MPH

Tank Capacities

Fuel Tank:
2700 gallons - 3 tank(s)
Fresh Water Tank:
Holding Tank:


Total Cabins:
Total Berths:
Total Sleeps:
Total Heads:
Captains Cabin:
Crew Cabins:
Crew Berths:
Crew Sleeps:
Crew Heads:



  • Antiskid deck
  • Stainless steel cleats: 3 on the bow, 3 spring cleats on each side, 2 at cockpit
  • Cleats have stainless steel double protection for deck
  • Stailess steel anchor with 300 feet of 3/8 ISO galvanized Hi-test G43 chain
  • Hydraulic vertical windlass
  • Windlass foot pedal switches
  • 3 hatches
  • Hydraulic davit
  • Dinghy (Caribe mod. UB15 for up to 8 persons, with Yamaha outboard 50 Hp Four Stroke F50LB) on its seat
  • On each side 3 fuel filling caps for each tank: so the boat can be fueled on any side to dock
  • Waste cap on stbd side
  • Freshwater cap on stbd side
  • Navigation lights
  • Anchor lights
  • Aluminum fishing spreaders

  • Wooden 3 sides coating with 6 rod holders
  • Bridge metal supports with 6 additional rod holders
  • Fishing table with 4 rod holders
  • Connection for 50 Amps power cords on each side
  • Transom gate
  • Long storages on each side for hooks and fishing gear
  • 3 access floor hatches to aft bilge and to the steering system
  • Other access to aft bilges from steps
  • Enourmous ice machine
  • Access to engines room
  • Inspection to aft fuel tank
  • Storage
  • Fish cleaning table
  • Aft facing blue leather sofa with storage below
  • Bathroom with sink, shower and marine head
  • Stern control station with shift/throttle and bow thruster remote
  • 8 ceiling lights
  • 6 ceiling speakers
  • Fighting seat base only
  • Folding swimming ladder

  • 4 cabins below deck plus captain's cabin forward of the galley
  • Each cabin has its bathroom with shower, sink and head
  • Forward cabin is double bed, with bathroom forward: from the bathroom there is double door access to the anchor locker, separate shower, tiles floor in the bathroom, a lot of cabinets, access to the forward bilge on floor, tv, wooden floors, coating is wooden and leather, a/c outlet, ceiling lights, hatch to deck
  • Stbd cabin is bigger than forward cabin and is double bed, bathroom forward: separate shower, tiles floor in the bathroom, a lot of cabinets, tv, coating is wooden and leather, a/c outlet, ceiling lights, hatch to deck
  • Port cabin is with 2 single beds, with bathroom aft: separate shower, tiles floor in the bathroom, a lot of cabinets, tv, coating is wooden and leather, a/c outlet, ceiling lights, hatch to deck
  • Master cabin is side by side, with big double bed and with bathroom on stbd side aft and walk-in closet on port side: separate shower with seat and in-shower mirror, black tiles floor in the bathroom, a lot of cabinets, tv, coating is wooden and leather, a/c outlet, ceiling lights, carpet floor
  • Corridor with wooden floors and hatch to access the central bilge where pumps are and wooden steps with spare parts locker
  • Captain's cabin forward of the galley with bathroom on stbd side: shower seat, antiskid floor in the bathroom, a lot of cabinets, coating is wooden and leather, a/c outlet, ceiling lights, washer and dryer, electrical panel, Tank Sentry black-water remote, water-maker remote, Kidde fixed fire system pull handle, smoke detector control

  • A lot of cabinets for storage
  • Wooden floors
  • Fish decoration backsplash
  • Black countertop U-shape
  • A/c outlet
  • Ceiling lights
  • Icemaker
  • Double stainless steel sink
  • 6 drawer style refrigerators/freezers

  • Big wooden table surrounded by L-shape leather sofa with storage below, on stbd side
  • Other big L-shape leather sofa with storage below, on port side
  • Carpet floors
  • Electrical main panel
  • Flat screen tv
  • Big storage wooden cabinet on port side

  • Fully enclosed bridge
  • Flat screen tv
  • 2 Garmin MAP 7616 plotters
  • Garmin GHP Reactor autopilot
  • Garmin VHF 210 radio
  • Anchor remote
  • Naiad Dynamics Roll Stabilizer remote
  • Windshield wipers remotes
  • Engines touchscreen displays
  • Magnetic compass
  • ACR Electronics RCL-100 search light point pad
  • ABT Trac bow thruster remote
  • Ignition/Start/Stop engines remotes
  • Trimtabs remotes
  • Emergency manual control
  • Hynaitic stainless steel steering wheel
  • Generators remote switches
  • Fuel tanks indicators
  • Electrical panel
  • Dog house to access from below to the electronics
  • Pilot adjustable seat in stainless steel and leather
  • Copilot adjustable seat in stainless steel and leather
  • L-shape leather sofa on stbd side with storage below for safety gear and others
  • Cabinets for boat papers
  • Night lights and ceiling lights
  • Incredible visibility 360 degrees
  • Wooden coated door to accede outside to go to the tower where a L shape leather sofa faces aft with storage below
  • Icemaker
  • 4 speakers: 2 inside and 2 outside
  • 5 rod holders on the aluminum railing


  • Absolute visibility
  • Electrical folding control station
  • Cabinets and storages under the seats
  • Garmin MAP 7612 plotter
  • Garmin VHF 110 radio
  • ACR Electronics RCL-100 search light point pad
  • Station activation remote
  • ABT Trac bow thruster remote
  • Wooden steering wheel station
  • Hynaitic stainless steel and aluminum steering wheel
  • Stainless steel separate shift/throttle
  • ACR Epirb shell
  • Engines touchscreen displays protected
  • Ceiling lights
  • Search light
  • Magnetic compass
  • 2 VHF 16 feet antennas
  • Garmin xHD2 Radar antenna
  • GPS antenna
  • Telecommunications antennas
  • Fibreglass hardtop
  • Aluminum hard top supports with aluminum ladders

Engines room:
  • 2 MTU 16V2000 M90
  • ZF transmissions
  • 2 Northen Light generators
  • Racors
  • Groco strainers
  • Cruisair tempered water logic control
  • 2 Dometic chillers model 260111307
  • A/C pumps US Motors
  • water-maker and digital controllers: one in the engines room and the other in the captain's cabin
  • batteries main switches
  • engines batteries switches from main to auxiliary
  • fuel transfer system with main pump (Baldor mod. L1407) and auxiliary pump (Leeson mod. 7055)
  • Oil change system
  • Dolphin mod. 24.100 100 Amps battery charger
  • Batteries
  • Vanner battery equalizers
  • Coolant recovery system Arize Tech mod. CRS 300
  • engines room blowers
  • block heaters
  • bilge pumps
  • fuel tanks: main around 2,000 gls (aft of engines room), port wing tank around 400 gls and stbd wing tank around 400 gls (wing tanks are forward of the engines room)
  • a lot of spare parts

  • water heater
  • hydraulic bow thruster
  • hydraulic windlass
  • hydraulic davit
  • grey water pumps
  • Sentry system black water pump with controller in captain's cabin
  • smoke detectors system
  • fire alarm
  • high water in bilges alarm
  • fire extinguishing fixed system
  • main breakers
  • freshwater pumps
  • Naid Dynamics roll stabilization system mod. Multisea II
  • 3 electrical panels
  • trim-tabs
  • underwater lights

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.

advanced co brokerage Florida power is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Yacht Guru of America.


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