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2002 Buddy Davis 45 Express


Freeport, Texas, United States
  • 1 Staterooms
  • 1 Heads
  • 2 Engines

2002 Buddy Davis 45 Express REHAB

This custom build Buddy Davis 45 Express is a proven fish raising machine! This boat has been well thought out in every build aspect and additional option to advance the ability to tournament or fun fish with great success! 

2019 Upgrades

  • Freshly painted Cockpit & Helm Deck (March)
  • New 65 Gallon, custom insulated live well (painted blue with LED night light) (March
  • New Custom (5) Tower Rod Holder (made to support 80 or 130 class rod combos) (March)
  • New Garmin AIS300 (March)
  • New Garmin VSX chartplotters (12” and 9”)
  • New Garmin HD OpenRay
  • New Airmar 3K Chirp Transducer
  • Teak Transom completely restored (March)
  • New Fusion Blackbox Sound System with New Wetsounds Sinister Amp and (4) New 6x9 speakers (April)
  • Custom couch in salon (April)
  • New galley refrigerator (May)
  • New KVH Sat Phone (June)
  • New Pentair Tuna Tube Pump (August)
  • Refurbished Eskimo Ice Maker with Remote Control Panel (October)

2020 Upgrades

  • Customer Powder Coated Engine Room Access Ladder (Feb)
  • New Bottom Job (Feb)
  • New Zincs (Feb)
  • Propspeed all running gear (Feb)
  • Generator 3000 hr Service, New Paint and Custom Enclosure (Feb)
  • New LED Helm Lighting (Feb)
  • New Garmin Smart AutoPilot (Feb)

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  • Last updated Apr 22nd, 2020


Quick Specs

Builder:Buddy Davis
Country: United States
Category: Sport Fishing
Model: 45 Express
Model Year: 2002


Cabins: 1
Heads: 1
Sleeps: 5

Hull Information

Hull Material: Fiberglass


Length: 45 ' (13.72M)
Draft: 4' 4" (1.216M)
Beam: 16' (4M)


Cruising Speed: 26 Knots
Displacement 34500 lbs
Fuel Capacity: 820 G. 3104 L.
Water Capacity: 120 G. 454 L.
Holding Tank: 25 G. 94 L.


Engine 1

Engine Make: Detroit Diesel
Engine Model: Series 60
Engine Year: 2002
Engine Type: Inboard
Power HP: 825
Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 3,853
Engine Location: Port

Engine 2

Engine Make: Detroit Diesel
Engine Model: Series 60
Engine Year: 2002
Engine Type: Inboard
Power HP: 825
Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 3,853
Engine Location: Starboard



  • Cabinets
  • Teak & holly flooring
  • Sofas (port & starboard)
  • Air conditioning / heater with controls
  • Flat Screen TV with Bose Surround Sound

Galley, Below Deck, Amidship Port

  • Dual sink
  • Hot water heater
  • Teak bar top
  • Corian counter tops
  • Teak & holly flooring
  • Microwave
  • Pressure fresh water system
  • Refrigerator w/ freezer (new)

Master Stateroom, Forward

  • Storage Cabinets
  • Under bed drawers (3)
  • (1) Hanging lockers
  • Island Queen berth w/ custom mattress and bedding
  • Air conditioning / heater with controls


  • Sink
  • Walk-in shower
  • Medicine cabinet
  • Corian counter top
  • Teak & holly flooring
  • Vacu-flush head

Helm / Electronics and Navigation

  • Garmin 7616
  • ACR Spot light
  • Garmin GPS19
  • Garmin 7616XSV
  • Icom M324 VHF Radio
  • Garmin XHD2 25kW Radar
  • Garmin 9" Display in Tower
  • (2) Shakespeare 18' Antennas
  • (2) Shakespeare 4’ Antennas
  • Garmin CV23M-TH ClearVu CHIRP
  • (5) Lumitec SeaBlazeX Blue Lights
  • Garmin Reactor 40 Auto pilot w/ Smart Pump


  • Windlass
  • Tuna Tower
  • LED Spreader lights (new)
  • Bench seat in Tower
  • 3 STIDD Custom Helm seats
  • New Full enclosure (2017)
  • Snap-in carpet in Helm area
  • New Bridge cushions (2017)
  • Fresh water, salt water wash down
  • Lounge seat port & starboard at Helm area
  • All new Bridge lights installed w/ Lumitec Orbit (Red / White / Blue)
  • All new custom-made Lee 33' Bridge Release Outriggers on Tower (2018)

Engine and Mechanical Equipment

  • Trim tabs
  • Ice maker
  • Water maker
  • Racor fuel filters
  • Hot water maker
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Palm Beach controls on teak helm pod
  • Engine synchronizers
  • Tower engine controls
  • Dripless shaft packing
  • Central vacuum system
  • New A/C Pump installed
  • Oil Change System for mains & genset

Electrical System/Equipment

  • Cable master
  • Battery charger
  • Battery switches
  • 50 amp Shore cord
  • Northern Lights 16kW Generator

Cockpit/Fishing Equipment

  • Custom flush deck mount tuna tubes (8)
  • Pentair 2hp-3hp variable speed pump (new)
  • Center rigger
  • Fish box
  • Transom door
  • Outriggers
  • Cockpit freezer with bait prep station
  • Cockpit Live well
  • Release Marine Fighting Chair with new rock launcher
  • (10) Rod holders on Tower legs
  • Cockpit bait prep station / freezer
  • 5-Rod Rocket launcher across hardtop (new)
  • Cockpit fish box plumbed to Eskimo Ice maker
  • Cockpit LED lighting (3)

Additional Features/Equipment

  • Tower controls
  • Control box cover
  • Hull repainted (2018)
  • Outlets for teaser reels (new)
  • Bottom paint (2019)
  • Cooling system flushed 05/2018
  • Sand blasted bottom, barrier coat & new bottom paint (2019)


Owner's personal items, fishing gear, artwork, etc.


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.

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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