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1987 Bertram 42 Convertible

$125,000 USD

  • $125,000 USD
  • Grant Henderson
  • Active
  • Used
  • Multi Species Fish Boats
  • 1987
  • Bertram
  • 42 Convertible
  • Miami, Florida, US
  • Power
  • 42ft / 12.80 m
  • 14ft 9in / 4.50 m
  • Detroit
  • 692t
  • Diesel
  • Fiberglass
  • 39400
  • 2016-08-10
  • 2016-08-17
  • 2293153

A personal friend of Dick Bertram, this is only the second owner of one of the last 42 Bertrams ever built. She has been very well maintained over the years with a number of upgrades and is equipped for comfortable cruising for extended periods of time. The boat was last hauled in May 2016 for bottom paint, maintenance, and full wax job.

Manufacturer Provided Description

For all its tranquil lines and sensuous styling, the Bertram 42 Convertible is one hardworking, practical boat. It handles tough weather like a seasoned pro. Bertram's high-tech engineering and tough construction give this 42-footer all the strength and durability one could ask for without slowing her down. Beautiful lush fabrics and teak veneer accent luxury features, which include a giant salon with a convertible lounge. The galley offers a myriad of space and can be equipped to create anything from simple sandwiches to gourmet meals. A full-size refrigerator and a range with an oven are only a few standard necessities. What passengers don't notice right away is all the additional space. There is a pantry that's more than handy, an above-counter sliding locker for additional storage, even a hidden storage opening through a countertop hatch. Continuing below is a master stateroom that's high, wide and handsome, with a large bed and a private head with a stall shower. The forward cabin, too, makes imaginative use of space, with two extra-large berths and an adjoining head with a shower.

Additional Information

Engines: Twin Detroit 692T's 475 HP.
Engines were completely rebuilt 15 years ago – minimal smoke at cold start
750 hrs since rebuild
Oil Changing System and Walker fuel seperators
Onan 7.9kw Generator Recently serviced
HRO Watermaker with remote control on flybridge 
New AC pump
Charles Invertor
Glendening with 50 AMP cord and engine synchronization 
Raritan head
New refrigerator
New small refrigerator in cockpit
3 Crusair AC units with separate controls
Stainless Steel garbage disposal

Extras Included in Sale
Spare props
Spare shaft
Used exhaust manifolds
Northstar Navigation and GPS 6100i
Simard Autopilot
Furuno Depth Sounder
Furuno radar
2 Icom VHF with one remote in salon
ACR Spotlight
Satellite TV
New sound system
The teak and holly floors in the galley/head are new and in excellent condition. The head has also been re-wallpapered.

11 & 19 foot Boston Whalers also available for purchase.


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 Sanlorenzo of the Americas - Yachtblue

1515 SE 17th Street #125
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33316