1984 Bertram 54 Convertible

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Yacht Overview

Make: Bertram

Model: 54 Convertible

Year: 1984

Length: 54′

Located In: Fort Lauderdale, FL

Engine/Fuel Type:

Hull Material: Fiberglass

YW#: 8462360


Bertram 54

Beautiful Bertram 54′ enjoys the benefits of many upgrades by her long time owner over the years.  She has been fully painted, numerous upgrades mechanically and cosmetically.  

Legendary 54′ Bertram hull is a tournament winner she is built on a rugged deep-V hull with cored hull sides and plenty of beam. Superb rough water seakeeping and performance few production or custom vessels can come close to the 54 Bertram when it comes to heavy weather handling



Both engines were built on the stand by Jacksonville Detroit Diesel Sales/Service 

(860hp each)

Starboard Eng built 2015 (will get hours-should be less than 1000)

  • Port Eng built 2017 (will get hours-should be less than 1000)


  • (2) Northern lights 20k – both New in 2015
  • (2) Charles 50A transformers
  • 12V Charger
  • 32V Charger


  • Headhunter Mach 5 Fresh water pump
  • March magnetic AC pump


  • Metcalf Custom Exhaust 2019
  • Glendenning Synchronizer (new 2019)
  • Furuno 700 Autopilot (new 2019) – New hydraulic hoses at under helm.
  • Helm curtains replaced with EZ2C where possible in 2019 – rollup side curtains are Eisenglass


  • Hull below rub-rail painted (stark white Awlcraft 2000)
  • Marquipt 1500 lb Davit – (New 2020)
  • Windlass (Galley Maid) – Overhauled 2020
  • Master AC – Marine-Air 8 ton replaced 6 ton 10/2020
  • Raritan Atlantis heads (2 bathrooms)
  • PVC rub rail with solid stainless cap
  • Furuno (2 of 12″ MFD)
  • Furuno RD33 (new 2020)

Full Specs

Boat Name

Big Buddy


LOA: 54
Beam: 16.92 ft
Maximum Draft: 5.17 ft
Bridge Clearance: 16.67 ft
Dry Weight: 75,400 lb
Deadrise: 17 °


Engine Brand: Detroit Diesel
Engine Model: 12v92
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 860|horsepower

Engine Brand: Detroit Diesel
Engine Model: 12v92
Engine Power: 860|horsepower


Fresh Water Tanks: 1 (250 Gallon)
Holding Tanks: 1 (50 Gallon)


Number of single berths: 2
Number of cabins: 3
Number of heads: 2

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