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The Grady-White 290 Chesapeake is a beefy, quality-built walkaround with a deep cockpit and functional cabina serious sportfishing machine loaded with luxury-class amenities. Nobody builds a better walkaround boat than Grady-Whitethe cockpits are always laid out with everything within easy reach, and deep walkways around the cabin provide secure 360-degree fishability. Standard features include a hardtop with radio box, 35-gallon above-deck livewell, foldaway transom seat, tackle storage (under helm seat), insulated fish boxes (2), cockpit storage boxes with cushions, cockpit bolsters, raw-water washdown, anchor locker, cockpit shower, cutting board, trim tabs, gunnel rod holders (4), rod storage racks, tilt steering, and transom door. Below deck, the Chesapeakes well-finished cabin with teak-and-holly floor, full-feature galley with microwave, cherrywood table, and enclosed head/shower sleeps two. A generator (under the rear cockpit seat) is a popular option. No lightweight compared with similar boats in this class, twin Yamaha 250 outboards deliver a top speed in the neighborhood of 40 knots.