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1979 Bertram 38 Sport Fish

$175,000 USD

  • $175,000 USD
  • Export Yacht Sales
  • Active
  • Used
  • Multi Species Fish Boats
  • 1979
  • Bertram
  • 38 Sport Fish
  • Delray Beach, Florida, US
  • Power
  • 38ft / 11.58 m
  • Cummins
  • Qsc 540
  • Inboard
  • Diesel
  • Fiberglass
  • 2015-12-08
  • 2016-02-03
  • 1937250

1979 38 FT Bertram Sport Fish is an active boat and is fished on a regular basis. This is a second owner boat that is well maintained and completely upgraded. He has had her for many years. She has a 13 foot beam and chined hull (ridges in hull that help get this yacht to plane faster and usually without trim tabs). She is re-powered with 2007 Cummins 8.3 540 hp motors (QSC 540's) w/ 375 hours. Draft is 3.5 FT. Clearance is 17 FT. She has new 2" stainless steel end shafts & struts, 2 new Cruise Air A/C units; one w/ 18,000 BTU's, the second w/ 13,000 BTU's, a new Koehler 13 KW generator, 8D batteries, & 410 gallon fuel tank. She gets up to plane without trim tabs. 

At 20 knots @ 2000 rpm's she can travel 400 nautical miles. She cruises at 24-30 knots at 1800-2000 rpm's and can reach 40 knots depending on conditions. She has a Raritan 125 gallon fresh water heater; sub zero refrigerator and freezer, a couch that converts into a sleeper, plenty of galley space, large sink, cabinets, 6'6" of head space, microwave and custom storage. There is a single head, an oversized master V-Berth with large hatch and the carpet is in good condition.

Electronics include Simrad Auto Pilot, AP24, NSE 12- 72 mile radar, 24V GPS Plotter, city water hookups, shore power, new radios, new stereo system, TV's, impellers and Windless (GOOD) w/ 35 feet of chain. Eisenglass is in excellent condition and is the thickest available. Catapult 4 blade cupped propellers, new stateroom bunks and a bottom paint job round out the details the owner has put into this wonderful Bertram Sport Fish.

There is a full paint estimate available for this 79 Bertram. 


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.

For Sale By Export Yacht & Ship

2116 Avenue B
Riviera Beach, Florida, 33404