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Freedom 235
23' DUAL CONSOLE
Grady-White’s Freedom 235 is bigger, better in every way than any competitive 23-foot dual console. The 235 has so many “big boat” features along with exceptional quality, luxurious seating, and an oversized enclosed head. A Grady first: built-in swim platform extensions port and starboard, and stern auxiliary anchor storage. Every inch a Grady-White family fishing boat with safety, reliability and performance!

Main Specifications

Beam Amidships

8'6" (2.59 m)

Center Line Length w/o Engine

23'7" (7.18 m) (swim platforms not included)

LOA w/Swim Platforms

25'7" (7.80 m)

Bridge Clearance

5'7" (1.70 m)

- w/Hardtop

7'9" (2.36 m)

Cockpit Depth

25" (0.64 m)

Hull Draft

20" (0.51 m)

Transom Deadrise

Maximum HP

300 (224 kW)

Fuel Capacity - Standard

115 gal (435 l)

Passenger Capacity

10

Weight w/o Engine

4050 lb. (1837 kg)

 
 
 

Freedom 235

Standard Features

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Safety
Automatic bilge pump (1500 GPH) (5678 LPH)
Basic flotation
Bow rail - low profile 316 grade stainless steelBow rail - low profile 316 grade stainless steel
Captain Grady - digital boat systems and operations guide for iPad and iPhoneCaptain Grady - digital boat systems and operations guide for iPad and iPhone
Cockpit toe railsCockpit toe rails
Companion grab railCompanion grab rail
Composite stringer system & transom - water impervious
Nonskid fiberglass linerNonskid fiberglass liner
Self-bailing cockpit w/cockpit drains (4)Self-bailing cockpit w/cockpit drains (4)
Stainless steel through-hull fittingsStainless steel through-hull fittings
Cockpit & Deck
100% hand laid SeaV² hull & deck100% hand laid SeaV² hull & deck
Accessory outlet - 5V duplex USB port (2)Accessory outlet - 5V duplex USB port (2)
Accessory outlet - 12VAccessory outlet - 12V
Battery select switchBattery select switch
Cleats - flush mount (pop up)Cleats - flush mount (pop up)
Cockpit freshwater shower (recessed)Cockpit freshwater shower (recessed)
Cockpit lights - blue LEDCockpit lights - blue LED
CompassCompass
Deck hardware - 316 grade stainless steel through-boltedDeck hardware - 316 grade stainless steel through-bolted
Drink holders - stainless steel (9)Drink holders - stainless steel (9)
Engine flush system w/hose attachment aft
Factory engine pre-rigging
Fish/ice box - 160-qt. (151.4 l) aft insulated box w/ob drainFish/ice box - 160-qt. (151.4 l) aft insulated box w/ob drain
Fish/ice box - 89-qt. (84.2 l) starboard bow insulated box w/ob drainFish/ice box - 89-qt. (84.2 l) starboard bow insulated box w/ob drain
Flush mount electronics areaFlush mount electronics area
Footrest (helm)Footrest (helm)
Forward bolstersForward bolsters
Fuel capacity - 115-gallon (435 l) tank
Head - lockable console area w/lighting, portable head, mirror, storage & composite cherry and holly soleHead - lockable console area w/lighting, portable head, mirror, storage & composite cherry and holly sole
Hydraulic trim tabs w/indicator & retractorHydraulic trim tabs w/indicator & retractor
International lighting
Rod holders (4)Rod holders (4)
Rod storage racks - horizontal (6)Rod storage racks - horizontal (6)
Rubrail - high density PVC w/stainless steel insertRubrail - high density PVC w/stainless steel insert
Seating - Deluxe I helm & companion chairsSeating - Deluxe I helm & companion chairs
Seating - fold away aft bench seat w/cushionSeating - fold away aft bench seat w/cushion
Seating - port & starboard bow box cushionsSeating - port & starboard bow box cushions
Steering - hydraulic tilt
Steering wheel - 316 grade stainless steel w/knobSteering wheel - 316 grade stainless steel w/knob
Stereo w/AM/FM tuner, MP3 auxiliary audio connections, Bluetooth®, remote unit & fold down storage; speakers - bow (2) & helm (2)Stereo w/AM/FM tuner, MP3 auxiliary audio connections, Bluetooth®, remote unit & fold down storage; speakers - bow (2) & helm (2)
Stern eyes - 316 stainless steelStern eyes - 316 stainless steel 
Storage - 62-quart (58.7 l) aft insulated box
Storage - aft port swim platform storageStorage - aft port swim platform storage
Storage - aft starboard swim platform
Storage - port and starboard downrigger ball/cup holder (2)
Storage - forward anchor locker w/rode storageStorage - forward anchor locker w/rode storage
Storage - lockable starboard console compartment w/light & storage pocket w/tackle trays (2)Storage - lockable starboard console compartment w/light & storage pocket w/tackle trays (2)
Storage - port bow seat compartmentStorage - port bow seat compartment
Storage - port console tablet/phone compartmentStorage - port console tablet/phone compartment
Swim platforms - aft port and starboard extensions w/starboard ladderSwim platforms - aft port and starboard extensions w/starboard ladder
Transom door - fiberglassTransom door - fiberglass
Water tank - 20-gallon (75.7 l) freshwater
Windshield - walk-through tempered glass windshieldWindshield - walk-through tempered glass windshield
Windshield wiper (starboard)Windshield wiper (starboard)

Optional Features

Options
Anchor windlass w/bow rollerAnchor windlass w/bow roller
CE certification package (European Conformity)
Cockpit bolstersCockpit bolsters
Cockpit step - starboard (not available w/wet bar option)Cockpit step - starboard (not available w/wet bar option)
Engine paint - Yamaha factory-painted engine(s), pearlescent white
Hardtop w/storage net, side-mounted rod holders(4), LED spreader lights, tri-colored (red, blue, white) recessed lights (4), radar flat & outrigger platesHardtop w/storage net, side-mounted rod holders(4), LED spreader lights, tri-colored (red, blue, white) recessed lights (4), radar flat & outrigger plates
Hardtop color - underside of fiberglass hardtop (requires hardtop option and matching gelcoat color option)Hardtop color - underside of fiberglass hardtop (requires hardtop option and matching gelcoat color option)
Hardtop top mounted rod holders (4) (requires hardtop option) (not available w/SureShade® option)Hardtop top mounted rod holders (4) (requires hardtop option) (not available w/SureShade® option)
Head - marine head w/electric flush & 10-gallon (38 l) holding tankHead - marine head w/electric flush & 10-gallon (38 l) holding tank
Head - marine head w/macerator, 10-gallon (38 l) holding tank & pump outHead - marine head w/macerator, 10-gallon (38 l) holding tank & pump out
Head - portable w/deck pump outHead - portable w/deck pump out
Head - portable w/in-line maceratorHead - portable w/in-line macerator
Hull color - Celestial Blue, Coastal Fog Blue, Sand, Sea Glass or Seaport Blue gelcoat; Cape Gray or Harbor Blue paintHull color - Celestial Blue, Coastal Fog Blue, Sand, Sea Glass or Seaport Blue gelcoat; Cape Gray or Harbor Blue paint
Livewell - 15.5-gallon (58.7 l) aft insulated raw water livewell w/light, full column distribution inlet & ob drain (800 GPH pump) (3028 LPH)Livewell - 15.5-gallon (58.7 l) aft insulated raw water livewell w/light, full column distribution inlet & ob drain (800 GPH pump) (3028 LPH)
Outrigger kit - 15-ft. (4.6 m) crank outriggers hardtop mounted (requires hardtop option)Outrigger kit - 15-ft. (4.6 m) crank outriggers hardtop mounted (requires hardtop option)
Outrigger kit - 15-ft. (4.6 m) radial hardtop mounted (requires hardtop option)Outrigger kit - 15-ft. (4.6 m) radial hardtop mounted (requires hardtop option)
Painted hardtop frame (requires hardtop option)Painted hardtop frame (requires hardtop option)
Painted hardtop top mounted rod holders (4) (requires hardtop option) (not available w/SureShade® option)Painted hardtop top mounted rod holders (4) (requires hardtop option) (not available w/SureShade® option)
Seating - Command Elite horizontally and vertically adjustable contoured helm chair w/deluxe cushioning & flip-up bolsterSeating - Command Elite horizontally and vertically adjustable contoured helm chair w/deluxe cushioning & flip-up bolster
Seating - Command Elite horizontally and vertically adjustable contoured helm and companion chairs w/deluxe cushioning & flip-up bolstersSeating - Command Elite horizontally and vertically adjustable contoured helm and companion chairs w/deluxe cushioning & flip-up bolsters
Seating - Deluxe II horizontally and vertically adjustable helm chair (starboard)Seating - Deluxe II horizontally and vertically adjustable helm chair (starboard)
Seating - Deluxe II horizontally and vertically adjustable helm & companion chairsSeating - Deluxe II horizontally and vertically adjustable helm & companion chairs
Seating - deluxe companion seating w/electromechanically extendable lounge seat (not available w/port lounge seat)Seating - deluxe companion seating w/electromechanically extendable lounge seat (not available w/port lounge seat)
Seating - port lounge seat w/sliding tilt backrest & storage drawer (not available w/deluxe companion seating w/extendable lounge seat)Seating - port lounge seat w/sliding tilt backrest & storage drawer (not available w/deluxe companion seating w/extendable lounge seat)
Ski pylonSki pylon
Steering - power assist steering
Sun platform insert w/cushionSun platform insert w/cushion
SureShade® manually retractable hardtop shade w/Sunbrella® canvas (oyster) (not available w/top mounted rod holders option)SureShade® manually retractable hardtop shade w/Sunbrella® canvas (oyster) (not available w/top mounted rod holders option)
Table - fiberglass bow tableTable - fiberglass bow table
Washdown - pressurized raw water w/hoseWashdown - pressurized raw water w/hose
Wet bar w/sink, drink holders (2) & 35-qt. (33 l) removable Yeti® cooler (under) (not available w/cockpit step option)Wet bar w/sink, drink holders (2) & 35-qt. (33 l) removable Yeti® cooler (under) (not available w/cockpit step option)
Canvas Options
Bow cover (black or ivory)Bow cover (black or ivory) Hardtop aft curtain (black or ivory)Hardtop aft curtain (black or ivory) Hardtop drop curtain (black or ivory)Hardtop drop curtain (black or ivory) Hardtop front & side curtains (black or ivory)Hardtop front & side curtains (black or ivory)
Tonneau cover (black or ivory)Tonneau cover (black or ivory) Vista top w/front, side curtains & boot (black)Vista top w/front, side curtains & boot (black) Vista top aft curtain (black)Vista top aft curtain (black) Vista top drop curtain (black)Vista top drop curtain (black)
 
 
 
 

CHOOSE AN ENGINE BELOW FOR DETAILED PERFORMANCE SPECS OR SELECT TWO ENGINE PACKAGES TO COMPARE

300 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE (SINGLE)

300 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE (SINGLE)

PERFORMANCE DATA

SELECT TO COMPARE

300 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE, PEARLESCENT WHITE (SINGLE)

300 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE, PEARLESCENT WHITE (SINGLE)

PERFORMANCE DATA

SELECT TO COMPARE

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300 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE (SINGLE)

300 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE (SINGLE)

Engine Size:

4.2L

Test Date:

05/27/2016

Prop Size*:

15 1/2 X 17 SWS II SDS

Weight as Tested:

6040 lb. (including persons, fuel, water, gear, engines & accessories)

Hardtop:

No

Bow Pulpit:

No

Bottom Paint:

No

Optimum Cruise: 27.9 MPH @ 3600 RPM

RPM MPH GPH MPG
1000 5.4 1.2 4.50
1500 7.3 2.2 3.40
2000 8.7 3.6 2.40
2500 10.3 5.4 1.91
3000 15.2 6.8 2.24
3500 26.4 8.9 2.98
3600 27.9 9.5 2.94
4000 31.7 11.9 2.68
4500 36.7 15.5 2.36
5000 40.8 20.4 2.00
5500 44.7 25.6 1.75
5800 46.4 26.6 1.74
300 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE, PEARLESCENT WHITE (SINGLE)

300 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE, PEARLESCENT WHITE (SINGLE)

Engine Size:

4.2L

Test Date:

05/27/2016

Prop Size*:

15 1/2 X 17 SWS II SDS

Weight as Tested:

6040 lb. (including persons, fuel, water, gear, engines & accessories)

Hardtop:

No

Bow Pulpit:

No

Bottom Paint:

No

Optimum Cruise: 27.9 MPH @ 3600 RPM

RPM MPH GPH MPG
1000 5.4 1.2 4.50
1500 7.3 2.2 3.40
2000 8.7 3.6 2.40
2500 10.3 5.4 1.91
3000 15.2 6.8 2.24
3500 26.4 8.9 2.98
3600 27.9 9.5 2.94
4000 31.7 11.9 2.68
4500 36.7 15.5 2.36
5000 40.8 20.4 2.00
5500 44.7 25.6 1.75
5800 46.4 26.6 1.74

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VIEW SPECS FOR A DIFFERENT ENGINE PACKAGE
300 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE (SINGLE)

300 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE (SINGLE)

Engine Size:

4.2L

Test Date:

05/27/2016

Prop Size*:

15 1/2 X 17 SWS II SDS

Weight as Tested:

6040 lb. (including persons, fuel, water, gear, engines & accessories)

Hardtop:

No

Bow Pulpit:

No

Bottom Paint:

No

Optimum Cruise: 27.9 MPH @ 3600 RPM

RPM MPH GPH MPG
1000 5.4 1.2 4.50
1500 7.3 2.2 3.40
2000 8.7 3.6 2.40
2500 10.3 5.4 1.91
3000 15.2 6.8 2.24
3500 26.4 8.9 2.98
3600 27.9 9.5 2.94
4000 31.7 11.9 2.68
4500 36.7 15.5 2.36
5000 40.8 20.4 2.00
5500 44.7 25.6 1.75
5800 46.4 26.6 1.74
300 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE, PEARLESCENT WHITE (SINGLE)

300 YAMAHA FOUR-STROKE, PEARLESCENT WHITE (SINGLE)

Engine Size:

4.2L

Test Date:

05/27/2016

Prop Size*:

15 1/2 X 17 SWS II SDS

Weight as Tested:

6040 lb. (including persons, fuel, water, gear, engines & accessories)

Hardtop:

No

Bow Pulpit:

No

Bottom Paint:

No

Optimum Cruise: 27.9 MPH @ 3600 RPM

RPM MPH GPH MPG
1000 5.4 1.2 4.50
1500 7.3 2.2 3.40
2000 8.7 3.6 2.40
2500 10.3 5.4 1.91
3000 15.2 6.8 2.24
3500 26.4 8.9 2.98
3600 27.9 9.5 2.94
4000 31.7 11.9 2.68
4500 36.7 15.5 2.36
5000 40.8 20.4 2.00
5500 44.7 25.6 1.75
5800 46.4 26.6 1.74

Freedom 235 Customer Reviews

Industry Reviews
 
March 2017 Boatingmag.com

"A sporty dual designed to win the hearts and minds of many family-oriented anglers."

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June 2, 2016 Boatingmag.com

"Grady-White's new 23-foot dual console Freedom 235"

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June 13, 2016 Great Lakes Scuttlebutt

"Brand New 23-foot Dual Console Freedom 235 Reshapes Category"

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August 2016 Soundings

"A Dual Console With Multiple Roles - Freedom 235"

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August 2016 BoatTest.com

"BoatTest.com reviews Grady-White's newly introduced Freedom 235"

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August 9, 2016 New England Boating

"New Boat: Grady-White Freedom 235"

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September 2016 Soundings

"The Freedom 235 is added to Grady-White's dual console fleet"

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December 13, 2016 Boatingmag.com

"Freedom 235 mixes a smooth ride with loads of fishability"

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