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BERTRAM Convertible


1998 • 54' (16.46 m) • Sport Fisherman
United States • Gulf Coast

$389,000 USD


  • CAT 3412 Engines
  • Upgraded Raymarine Electronics 2016
  • Twin Northern Lights Generators
  • Full Tower
  • SAT TV
  • Water Maker
  • LED Underwater Lights
  • Recent Bottom and Detail Job

Bertram has been building high quality seaworthy boats for over 50 years. The Bertram 54' has that timeless elegant design and is perfect for running the canyons and hitting the tournaments.

Her three stateroom, three head, galley up floor plan offers all the comforts of home for those extended fishing trips. The owner has completed many upgrades. Vessel is extremely nice and turn key ready!


Entering the salon, the L-shaped Ultra-Leather settee with storage is immediately to port opposite a recessed TV. Forward of the salon is a large, fully equipped galley to port with seating and a dinette to starboard.

Berths are located down three steps. Owners cabin is midship port with an island double berth, double wide closet and an ensuite head. Across is the guest or Captains cabin with over under beds and private entrance to the day head. The VIP stateroom is forward with a double and single split berth and an ensuite head.

Vessel includes the full tuna tower and Rupp Outriggers. The flybridge has plenty of seating and storage. The helm has all new upgraded Raymarine electronics installed 2016. The cockpit has a giant top load freezer, Eskimo ice chipper, rod storage, in-deck fish boxes, transom door and a water maker. Owner is moving to a larger vessel and is motivated.



Vessel Information

Builder: BERTRAM
Model: Convertible
Model Year: 1998
Type: MotorBoat
Category: Sport Fisherman
Sub Category: Convertible
Condition: Used

LOA: 54' (16.46 m)
Beam Feet: 16' (4.93 m)
Draft Feet: 5' (1.57 m)
Engine Info: 1400 HP, Twin, Inboard, Diesel, Caterpillar
Staterooms: 3

Location: Houston, Texas United States
City: Houston
Region: Gulf Coast
Country: United States


  • Door to cockpit, starboard aft
  • Carpeted sole w/ canvas runners
  • Vinyl overhead
  • Overhead grab rails centerline
  • Overhead rod storage, starboard
  • Wood mini blinds, custom valences
  • Indirect rope lighting
  • L-shaped sofa with storage, port
  • Cruisair SMX II air conditioning controls
  • Distribution electrical panel, 120/240 VAC, 24 VDC
  • Indicator lights, water, bilge, eng room heat, generator
  • Built in locker w/ tambour doors, entertainment system TV
  • Satellite TV in Salon, starboard
  • Dinette w/ L-shaped bench seat, w/ storage and drawer
  • Corian table top starboard forward
  • Audio equipment storage locker, fwd of companionway


  • Wood floor
  • Wood miniblinds, custom valence
  • Corian countertops, indirect rope lighting underneath
  • Custom under counter refrigerator w/ 2 doors
  • New Isotherm refrigerator June 2017
  • Custom undercounted freezer,
  • New Isotherm freezer, June 2017
  • GE Profile convection/ microwave oven
  • Kenyon 3-burner Euro Kara electric stove top
  • Refrigerator/ freezer, controls in port outboard locker
  • Molded double sink w/ Grohe faucet


  • Carpeted sole
  • Vinyl overhead
  • Overhead lighting
  • Three steps w/ handrail
  • Central vacuum under steps


  • Cruisair air conditioning compressors
  • Bilge pump w/ high water alarm
  • Water tank, 250 gallon, fiberglass aft
  • Holding tank forward, 47 gallon PVC
  • Jabsco macerator pump
  • DC hold lights


  • Ensuite head
  • Carpeted, vinyl overhead
  • Lighting and speakers overhead
  • Satellite TV in fwd stateroom
  • Overhead hatch w/screen and blackout cloth
  • Mounted bulkhead lighting
  • Upper vee berth, mattress, bedspread, pillows
  • Lower berth mattress, pillows, storage drawers
  • Cruisair thermostat
  • Indirect rope lighting base of cabinetry
  • Storage throughout
  • Access anchor locker
  • Cedar lined hanging locker
  • HEC TV, Blu-Ray player, telephone jack
  • Air conditioning unit below lower berth
  • Shower sump pump tank w, macerator discharge pump

VIP Head

  • Vinyl planked sole
  • Mirrored overhead, lighting
  • Soffit above sink w/ lights
  • Mirrored doors medicine cabinet
  • Raritan head, vented blower
  • Vanity w/ Grohe faucet
  • Shelved storage locker
  • Stand alone shower enclosure
  • Ensuite head to VIP stateroom


  • Carpeted,
  • Vinyl overhead
  • Lighting, speakers
  • Overhead hatch w/screen and blackout cover
  • Upper lower single bunks w/ storage, bedspreads
  • Reading lights each bunk
  • Rope lighting lower bunk
  • A/C unit below lower berth, thermostat
  • Private head w/seperate shower
  • Cedar hanging locker w/ drawer storage


  • Carpeted sole, vinyl overhead, lighting, speakers
  • Overhead hatch w/ screen and blackout cover
  • Double berth, drawer storage, custom bedding
  • Indirect rope lighting base of berth
  • Built-in night stand w/ drawers
  • Hanging lockers, lighting
  • Cruisair thermostat
  • TV, Blu-ray player, Phillips stereo
  • SAT TV
  • Ensuite head

Master Head

  • Vinyl sole, ceiling mirrored, lighting
  • Sink vanity, corian counter, Grohe faucet
  • Clothes hamper
  • Mirrored medicine cabinet
  • Raritan head, blower
  • Enclosed shower, Grohe faucet
  • Ensuite head to Master stateroom


  • Non skid fiberglass deck
  • Hardtop w/ bench seat
  • Quartz lights, SS steering wheel
  • ZF clutch and throttle controls
  • Dual trumpet horn
  • Simrad ISIS digital depth
  • Northstar 952 GPS
  • Electronic locker, Std Horizon VHF radio
  • VHF, SSB, Gps antennas all (2 each)
  • Fwd navigation/ anchor light
  • Midrigger


  • Radar scanner
  • Sea Tel antenna
  • Hailer horn
  • ACR 406 EPIRB


  • Ritchie compass
  • Hardtop w/6 lights and 2 teaser reels
  • Mounted helm and companion chairs
  • SS helm steering wheel, full helm controls
  • ZF clutch and throttle controls
  • Indicator lights - bilge pumps and safety items
  • Simpson Lawrance windlass control switches
  • Satellite phone w/ new Satellite Dome (2017)
  • Two GS 165 Raymarine with 15 inch screens (2016)
  • Two ES 98 Raymarine with 9 inch screens w/ Chirp down vision (2016)
  • Raymarine 12kw Radar with AIS, 48 mile (2016)
  • Raymarine auto pilot (2016)
  • Raymarine Radar w/ AIS 48 mile (2016)
  • FLIR Night Vision camera (2016)
  • ICOM IC-M602 VHF radio
  • ICOM SSB radio
  • Dytek ST 1000 seawater temp gauge
  • Engine full instrumentation switches and gauges
  • Fireboy system w/ override switch
  • Lockers storage, under her and forward bulkhead
  • Distribution panels, 24 volt DC and 12 volt, A.C. supply
  • Air compressor w/ horn and accumulator tank
  • Stereo speakers
  • L-shaped bench seat forward
  • Rod holders
  • Safety gear


  • Fiberglass non-skid deck
  • Two bow cleats, bow rail
  • Danforth anchor approx. 10' chain, 250' of 1" rode
  • Simpson Lawrence windlass w/ capstan, wildcat, 2 deck switches
  • Triple spreader Rupp outriggers
  • Fiberglass bow pulpit w/ rollerin SS chute, chain lock
  • New underwater LED lights 2016
  • All lights replaced with LED lights
  • Deck hatches, (3)
  • Diesel fills, 2 port, 2 stbd., water fill port
  • Waste outlet, port aft on foredeck
  • Spring cleats, 2 port, 2 starboard
  • Grab rails above salon windows
  • Navigation lights
  • NEW Nibral 5 blades, 32" props, 2017
  • Dripless 3" shafts, new 2015
  • Spare shafts, 3 inch diameter
  • Viking 8 man life raft, re-certified Nov 2017
  • Double cylinder trim tabs
  • Bottom paint job Nov 2017
  • Spare props

Electrical Equipment

  • Two Northern Lights generators, 20KW each
  • Port generater 1990 hours
  • Starboard generator 298 hours
  • Two Charles 40 amp battery chargers
  • Lighting 24VDC.,110 VAC
  • Voltage cycles 120/240, 60 cycle
  • Cable master, 50 amp dockside service
  • Switchboards, under helm, starboard in salon


  • Fiberglass non skid decks
  • Overhead lighting and speakers in overhang
  • Gunwale recessed rod holders, 5 each
  • Transom door w/ breakaway gunwale, starboard
  • Transom fishbox
  • Stern cleats
  • Hinged steps
  • Retractable power cord, port, stbd.
  • Rod holders on aft tower leg
  • Electric and phone inlets
  • Dockside water connection
  • Fire system release
  • Fresh water washdown
  • Recessed fishbox, centerline
  • Ladder to bridge, port side
  • Three steps to salon door w/ storage
  • Shore power breakers, port and starboard
  • Custom cabinet w/ freezer, sinks, tackle drawers, cut board, port
  • Custom cabinet has entrance to engine room
  • Custom cabinet w/ livewell, starboard side forward
  • Teak Rocket launcher instead of fighting chair
  • New comb pads Nov. 2017


  • Electric automatic bilge pump
  • Hydraulic steering actuator
  • Auto pilot feedback sender
  • Fishbox macerator discharge pump
  • Trim tab reservoir and control unit
  • Fiberglass fuel tank
  • Dive tank brackets


  • Two Charles battery chargers
  • A.C./D.C. lighting
  • Vänner Voltmaster battery equalizer units
  • Automatic blower switch w/ thermostat
  • Fuel priming pumps w/ switches
  • Vapor proof battery cut-off switches
  • Cable master units
  • A.C. oil change pump
  • Refrigerator/ freeze units
  • Watermakers Inc. watermaker
  • Washdown and bait well pumps
  • Generator fuel lift pump and filter
  • Electric/ auto bilge pump, w/ high water alarm
  • Racor generator fuel filters
  • Two Northern Lights generators 20 KW
  • Caterpillar 3412 engines
  • Eskimo and cockpit freezer/refrig. pumps
  • Eskimo ice chipper machine
  • Hot water heater 11 gallon
  • Quicksilver galvonic isolator
  • Dripless shaft seals
  • Fuel valves, centerline forward
  • Dual Racor 1000 filters for port and stbd. main engines
  • Fire suppression FE241, 43.1 cylinder
  • New Fireboy fire suppression system Nov. 2017
  • New engine room camera 2016


You are not looking at a boat because you need it, you are looking because you worked hard this past year and you want it. Your family wants you to spend more time with them together. This is the perfect solution. Spending quality time with family aboard this vessel will bring unforgettable memories. Years from now, your kids will still be talking about the good times spent together boating. Life long memories!

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