This is a serious fisherman with enclosed flybridge, tournament grade cockpit, and upscale interior. Caterpillar power provides the performance you expect in a large convertible.
The flybridge features a hard top with full enclosure and outriggers. The centerline helm station has a captain's chair and is equipped with Raytheon RL80C Pathfinder radar, Northstar 962 chart plotter, Horizon depth finder, Simrad EQ40 fish finder, Simrad Robertson AP20 autopilot, Danforth compass, ICOM ICMS04 2-way radio and hynautic controls. There is guest seating forward. A ladder aft takes you below to the large cockpit.
The 144 square foot cockpit gives you more than enough work-space and includes a prep station with freezer, sink, and live well, a transom live well, transom door, and swim platform. Wide side decks lead forward to a huge foredeck with stainless steel bow rail, bow pulpit, anchor, and windlass. There is a port side ladder to the bridge and a starboard entry to the salon.
The carpeted salon is bright, open, and comfortable. Large salon windows provide lots of natural light and are fitted with blinds for privacy. In the rear of the salon is a seating are with an L-shaped sofa coffee table. Across the salon in a built-in entertainment center with a 27" TV, DVD, VCR, and CD changer with speaker controls and speakers throughout the vessel. Forward to port is an open galley with Corain counter tops, integrated sinks, Kenyon glass cook top, overhead cabinets, and under-counter Sub-Zero refrigerator and freezer, and GE convection/microwave oven. There is a wrap-around dinette to starboard that seats 4 to 6 guests.
For overnight and extended fishing trips there are three staterooms and three head compartments. There is a forward guest stateroom with upper and lower V-berths with under-berth storage, hanging locker, TV with VCR, and private head with mirrored vanity and shower stall. The master stateroom is port side with an island-Queen berth, hanging locker, TV with VCR, and ensuite head with mirrored vanity and shower stall. Located starboard is a guest/crew
stateroom with upper and lower bunks, and hanging locker. The guest/day head has a vanity, shower stall, and features a laundry with stackable washer and dryer. Spacious accommodations make the fishing all the more enjoyable.
Performance is provided by twin Caterpillar 3412, 1400-hp diesel engines with a cruising speed of 28 knots and a top speed around 34 knots. Twin Kohler generators provide offshore electrical power, there is a water heater for hot showers, and Cruisair Sentry reverse cycle HVAC for interior comfort. If you are serious about fishing or want to look like you are, call for more information and schedule a showing of this Bertram 54 Convertible.