|Length||28 ft / 8.53 m|
|Location||Fort Pierce, Florida, United States|
|LOA||27 ft 12 in / 8.53 m|
|Beam||11 ft / 3.35 m|
|Engine Model||350 (5.7L)|
|Engine usage (hours)||311|
|Engine Model||350 (5.7L)|
|Engine usage (hours)||312|
|Fuel Tanks||1 x 165 gal|
|Fresh Water Tanks||1 x 30 gal|
|Holding Tanks||1 x 9 gal|
This classic 1973 28' Bertram is a well maintained and upgraded sports fisherman ready for its new owner. The boat was repowered in 2010-2011 (310 hrs since new) and has been meticulously maintained. The cabin has been refreshed with new Sunbrella cushions and window treatments. Full suite of electronics and new (2021) canvas and side curtains make her ready to fish or cruise. Many extras included making her ready to go.
Fully coast guard equipped (life jackets, flares, fire extinguishers, throw ring, wistle, horn, etc.). High bildge water alarm system. FIREBOY-XINTEX gasoline fume dector. Fireboy automatic halon fire extinquishing system in engine room. Fresh and raw water washdown. Jabsco macerator pump and Y-Valve makes head/holding tank maintenance easy. Eemax marine instant hot water heater. New 2020 King Starboard cockpit cover boards and hatches. 12v spot light. DUAL MXD Blue Tooth enabled CD/AM/FM receiver stereo with 4 speakers.
Full set of original brochures, manuals and repair guides for boat, engines, transmissions and accessories. This is a very rare feature for a boat of this vintage.
US Flag and pole included.
Microwave (new 2019), sink (hot & cold), refridgerator, coffee maker and 2 burner stove (stores under counter). Pots, pans, utensils, flatware, dishes, mugs/glasses, etc included.
2020 942xs Garmin MFD chartplotter ready for adding new radar and/or transducer. iCOM VHF (2018) and Raytheon L750 depth finder with through-hull transducer. Richie compass. Older Raytheon R20 Raster Scan Radar (works well) can be reinstalled by new owner, if desired.
Deck and Hull Equipment
Spacious flybridge with all new (2021) Sunbrella bimini and isenglass front and side curtains.
Large cockpit with two (2) pomano fighting chairs and 165 qt Igloo cooler with cushion seating. Lee pole outriggers, 4 rod holders, rocket launcher, bait prep station. Teak dive platform with Garelick telescoping steps.
Fortress anchors (2) with chain and rode provide secure mooring.
Forward berth with filler supports up to 7' sleeping for 2. Galley port side with hanging locker and stand up freshwater head with shower (hot & cold). Dinette on starboard side converts to double bed that can sleep up to two. A/C cools boat nicely. Blinds and Sunbrella "see-through" privacy front window cover. Indoor/Outdoor edge-bound carpeting throughout.
Refit in 2010 - 2011 and maticulously maintained and serviced since upgrade. Repowered in 2010 with new GM/Mercruiser 350 (5.7L) engines (approximately 310 hours since new). Thunderbolt IV ignition and Rochester 4bbl carburation. Borg Warner Velvet Drive transmissions were rebuilt by TMI in 2010 - like new. Risers replaced November 2019. New raw water pumps installed October 2020. Shaft logs replaced and all running gear tuned and balanced. Cutlass bearings replaced and propellers tuned and rebalanced in 2019. Rudder ports and shelves reworked and new bearings installed 2018. Three (3) bank battery system with charger. Mechanical temp and oil pressure guages with remote starters for each engine in the engine room aids with engine maintenance. Perko sea strainers and all sea cocks serviced regularly.
3 bildge pumps (2 forward, 1 aft) with Johnson Pump high water bildge alarm.
Spare hoses, clamps, starter, pumps, gaskets, impellers, and various parts supplied with boat.