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1987 Buddy Davis 61′ Convertible

The legendary 61’ BUDDY DAVIS is well known for its soft ride and spacious interior. Featuring a 3 stateroom/3 head layout with full tower makes this boat a perfect size for tournament fishing or extended trips to the islands. The large “Carolina Flair” gives this Buddy Davis a ride like no other with a soft reentry while providing a very fuel efficient dry ride. With constant updates and upgrades “Kahuna”  is ready for her next owner.

“Kahuna” BUDDY DAVIS 61 SPORTFISH Highlights/Updates:

  • New Caterpillar C-18 Engines with Warranty
  • New Onan Generators with Warranty
  • New SeaKeeper Gyro #16
  • New Mezzanine Seating in Cockpit
  • New Soft Goods
  • New AC compressors
  • New Garmin electronics
  • New Underwater Lights
  • Fighting Chair
  • Full Tower
  • LLC Owned


HMY Yacht Sales, Inc. is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by United Yacht Sales - Florida SE Coast.

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Name: Kahuna
Current Price: $899,000
Year: 1987
Engine Model: C18
Length: 61 ft
Gross Weight: --
Hull Material: --
State: --
Draft: --
Fuel Capacity: --
Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Manufacturer: Caterpillar
Beam: 17.42 ft
Max Speed: --
City: Cabo San Lucas
Country: MX

Vessel Overview

Vessel Walkthrough


This vessel features the three stateroom, three head layout. The master is on the port side with an en-suite head while the VIP is located forward with an en-suite head. The companionway staterooms share a full head and shower and are located on the port side.


  • Large L-Shaped settee to port with storage underneath, new leather upholstery
  • Large Flat Screen TV
  • Teak interior woodwork
  • Electrical panel cabinet
  • (2) Oversized Barrell Chairs
  • L-Shaped for dinette seats six with storage underneath, new leather upholstery
  • Surround sound system
  • Cloth Curtains
  • New lighting
  • New carpeting
  • Teak table


  • Teak and Holly Floors
  • Stainless steel sinks
  • Instant hot water
  • Storage drawers and cabinets
  • Recessed lighting
  • Whirlpool cook top
  • GE Convection microwave
  • Full Size Stainless side by side refrigerator
  • White synthetic stone countertops

Master Stateroom:

  • Queen size walkaround berth
  • (2) Nightstands
  • Drawer storage under bed
  • (2) Cedar-lined hanging lockers
  • Large storage compartment over head
  • Recessed lighting
  • Private head access
  • Teak mirrored dresser with three drawers
  • Flat screen TV

Master Head:

  • Overhead hatch with natural light
  • Teak Floor
  • Full sized shower
  • Electric head
  • Corian counter tops
  • Mirrored vanity with storage
  • Sink with storage below
  • Towel rack

VIP Stateroom:

  • Single berth
  • Overhead storage
  • Hanging Locker
  • Day head access
  • Central vac system
  • Reading Light
  • Full Shower

VIP Head:

  • Hatch for natural sunlight
  • Teak Door
  • Full sized shower
  • Electric head Galley Made
  • Corian countertops
  • Mirrored vanity with storage
  • Sink with storage below
  • Towel racks

Guest Stateroom:

  • Over/under berths
  • Hanging locker
  • Day/guest head access
  • Recessed lighting
  • Mirror counter with storage underneath

Guest Head:

  • Teak shower floor
  • Full sized shower
  • Electric head Galley Made
  • Corian countertops
  • Mirrored vanity with storage
  • Sink with storage below
  • Towel racks
  • Access to companionway and crew stateroom

Deck Equipment:

  • Teak toe rail
  • Bow rail
  • Pulpit
  • Windlass
  • Hand rails 
  • Fuel fill


  • Teak helm
  • Single lever controls
  • (2) Teak ladder back helm chairs
  • Large wrap around seating with storage below
  • 3-Sided enclosure
  • (12) Rod holders across aft rail
  • Lockable rod storage
  • Engine gauges
  • Emergency shutdowns
  • Ritchie compass
  • Rupp outriggers
  • Teaser Reels
  • Gauges
  • Electric Up/Down Console

Electronics and Navigational Equipment:

  • New Garmin GPS
  • New Garmin Radar
  • New Garmin 1 K Sounder with Chirp
  • Caterpillar Engine displays
  • Simrad AP24
  • Garmin Backup GPS
  • ACR Search Light
  • ICOM 602 VHF
  • Trim Tabs
  • Lemar Windlass
  • Uniden UM625C


  • New Mezzanine seating
  • Salon entrance
  • Bridge access
  • Engine room access
  • Murry Bros ladderback fighting chair
  • Rigging station
  • 4-Drawer tackle center
  • Port and starboard storage lockers
  • (6) In gunnel Rod holders
  • Lazarette access 
  • Transom door
  • (2) Drain scuppers
  • (2) Aft cleats
  • Teak deck and covering boards
  • (2) Overhead deck lights
  • Freshwater wash down 
  • Saltwater wash down

Engine Room / Mechanical Equipment:

  • AC/DC fuel transfer pumps
  • AC/DC engine room lights
  • Dedicated spare oil tank
  • Engine gauges
  • Batteries
  • Updated Racor system (2 for each engine)
  • (4) Cruisair compressors
  • Twin Kilo Pak 21KW
  • Battery charger
  • Fireboy System

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.

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