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Game Changer II
54' Custom Carolina Gillikin 54 Eastbay Boatworks 1995

$ 648,000

RECENT PRICE REDUCTION – BOAT MUST SELL - Game Changer II is a sleek styled, cold molded, turnkey Custom Carolina boat built by Ricky Gillikin for East Bay Boatworks. With phenomenal sea handling abilities as well as a mezzanine, full tower, Garmin electronics, JL Audio stereo, and amenities people desire in modern sportsfishers, this vessel is fully loaded.  With a 50 GPH burn for a reasonable cruise, you will be at your fishing grounds on time and in budget.  Under the constant supervision of a professional captain and cared for with an owner’s open checkbook, the boat is in amazing shape and ready for new adventures.  Comfortably stay aboard with a 3 stateroom, 2 bathroom arrangement for your family and crew to enjoy whatever destinations you have in mind.  Over $200K in updates during this owner’s tenure including a new generator in 2017, the boat is set up and ready to fly flags from the east coast all the way to the Bahamas. There is not another quality boat on the market like her that offers so much at a comparable price, so don't miss out.


  • Builder: Custom Carolina
  • Model: Gillikin 54 Eastbay Boatworks
  • Location: Boca Raton, Florida, United States
  • Type: Power
  • LOA: 54 ft in
  • Display Length: 54 ft
  • Price: $ 648,000
  • Beam: 17'
  • Category: Sport Fishing
  • Water Capacity: 200 gals
  • Fuel Capacity: 800 gals
  • Engine Details: MAN D284OLE
  • Engine 1: 1995 3800.00 HRS 820.00 HP
  • Engine 2: 1995 3800.00 HRS 820.00 HP
  • Engine Fuel: Diesel

Step aboard GAME CHANGER II and you will notice immediately the beautiful teak cockpit, stunning fighting chair with bait tray and rocket launcher and the comfortable mezzanine deck.  Through the salon door and to port is the L-shaped couch with ottoman to match.  Forward and to port is the spacious galley.  Two countertop stools accommodate the galley and across to starboard is the dinette with ample seating.  Down the companion way steps you will find 3 staterooms and 2 full heads.  The master stateroom is to port with an en suite head. VIP stateroom is forward with a queen berth on the centerline.  The third stateroom has over/under bunks.  Carpeting was replaced throughout the vessel in 2011.  Engine room access from the cockpit through the mezzanine.  

  • Three (3) Seat Lounge to Starboard with Storage Below
  • L-Shaped Sofa to Port with Storage
  • Ottoman
  • Mini Blinds and Valances
  • Two (2) Bar Stools at Galley Counter
  • New Electric Blinds
  • Teak and Holly sole at Salon Door Entrance
  • Recessed Lighting

Entertainment Center Includes:

  • New Pioneer DVD
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Pioneer Surround Sound
  • Updated in 2011 with all new countertops and appliances
  • Frigidaire Electric Stovetop
  • GE Microwave/Convection Oven
  • Moen Faucet
  • New Backsplash
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Teak and Holly Sole
  • New Stainless Steel KitchenAide
  • Cabinets and Drawers
  • Sylvania 20” Flatscreen TV
  • Spacious Stateroom with Queen Berth
  • Cedar Lined Hanging Locker
  • Reading Lights
  • Recessed Lighting
  • Drawers and Storage
  • Private Head
  • 20” Sylvania Flatscreen TV
  • 2 Hanging Lockers
  • Queen Berth on Centerline
  • Storage Cabinets
  • Recessed Lighting
  • Private access to Head
  • Crew Stateroom
  • 2 Large over/under bunks
  • Cedar Lined Hanging Locker
  • 20” Sylvania Flatscreen TV
  • Cockpit, deck and Subflooring, replaced in 2016
  • Eskimo Ice Machine 600lbs per day installed 2005
  • Saltwater Washdown
  • Freshwater Washdown
  • Cockpit Courtesy Lights Bait Freezer
  • Fishbox
  • Transom Door
  • Anchor and Anchor Locker
  • Spreader Lights
  • Fighting Chair with Bait Tray and Rocket Launcher
  • Livewell
  • Mezzanine Seating with Custom Cushions
  • Drink Box
  • Full Tower with Steering and Controls
  • Fiberglass Hardtop
  • Fiberglass Standing Platform and Sunshade
  • Rupp Triple Spreader Outriggers 40’
  • (1) Raymarine e120 Color Display and (1) Garmin 7612 GPS
  • Raymarine 125 GPS sensor E-32042
  • Raymarine Radar T-52014 with 6’ Open Array 10KW
  • Furuno RD30
  • (2) Icom M604-11 VHF’s with Remote Mics
  • (2) 16’ VHF Antennas
  • Simrad AP-26 Autopilot
  • ACR Search Light
  • Raymarine Display E-02011
  • HM157B Command Mic VHF
  • Simrad AP26 Autopilot
  • Stereo Controls and Two Speakers
  • Twin 820HP MANS  3800 Hours all MAN services completed and up to date
  • Engine Block Heaters
  • Hydraulic Power Steering
  • 2FIRM350AL Transmissions
  • Emergency Stop
  • Air Conditioned Engine Room
  • Sea Recovery Water Maker 800GPD
  • Fireboy Halon Fire System
  • Eskimo Ice Maker 600lbs Per Day
  • Dual Racors
  • Floscan
  • Oil Change System
  • Glendenning Controls
  • 12Volts and 24Volts
  • 12/24V and 110/220V
  • 50AMP Shore Power
  • New ISO Boost transformer
  • Engine Room wiring and lighting updated
  • New Batteries and Battery Cables

Recently serviced or upgraded features in the past year on the boat include: new stainless double drawer fridges in galley, new brown ostrich vinyl interior accents, as well as a new segmented vinyl headliner with LED lights above.  New plaid Sunbrella mezzanine and captain’s chair cushions.  New bridge Eisenglass panels. Upgraded LED spreader lights, upgraded plumbing for extra live wells for sail fishing, updated fusion 700 stereo head unit with IPhone Bluetooth controls, and new MB quart amps and speakers.  Recently painted front screen, and refurbished bow hatch.  Bottom job in January and boat waxed again out of water.  All AC units have been serviced or replaced, and all bridge electronics have been upgraded with new 1KW transponder, as well as serviced autopilot.  New fuel sight-gauge.  New VHF and MB quart speakers in the tower and tower electronics are functioning.  Trim tabs have been serviced, and props have been recently serviced and balanced.  The entire boat was gone through, lists were made and addressed, and constant upgrades and maintenance has this boat in excellent shape.  The ice machine, water maker, and freezer have all been replaced or serviced.  Satellite TV throughout the boat, and staterooms large enough for a normal size person to relax comfortably.

Don’t miss this opportunity to own a beautiful Custom Carolina.  GAME CHANGER II will lead the way to and from the fishing grounds.  Easy to see and will not disappoint.

* Engine hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters.  The broker cannot guarantee the true hours.  It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.

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.


Our Custom Carolina listing is a great opportunity to purchase a very nice 54' Gillikin 54 Eastbay Boatworks. She is currently listed with United Yacht Sales broker Greg Graham who can answer all questions about the boat for you. Please don't hesitate to reach out to our team of professional yacht brokers to schedule a showing. There are many yachts listed for sale on the MLS each with a different history. We look forward to helping you complete your search for the perfect boat or yacht for sale.


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