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Bertram 64

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted April 2014

Power & Motoryacht's Boat Test of the Bertram 64.  Bertram’s latest launch, the 64, is a fishing boat that will be able to compete with anything on the market thanks in no small...

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Bertram 60

By Kevin Koenig | Posted November 2013

New Boats Notebook - Dec 2013, update on the Bertram 60.

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Bertram 54

By George Sass Jr. | Posted April 2013

Power & Motoryacht's boat test of the Bertram 54 Next time you want to take a run to the fishing grounds, see if you can do it in a Bertram 54. According to Editor-In-Chief George Sass Jr.,...

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First Impression: Bertram 54

By Jason Y. Wood | Posted March 2013

Power & Motoryacht's first impression of the Bertram 54

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Yacht Rescue in Panama

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted November 2012

During the early ’90s, Colón, Panama, was a veritable den of cutthroats and thieves. Could a small band of Americans fly down there and liberate a brand-new 72-foot battlewagon—the...

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Bertram 64

By Christopher White | Posted October 2012

Power & Motoryacht's first look at the Bertram 64. Bertram became one of the first names in fishing because of the speed and ride built into every hull. The new 64 promises to keep that...

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A Daring Rescue of a Tsunami-Swept Yacht

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted April 2012

When the tsunami hit northeast Japan in 2011, a Bertram 57 was washed out to sea. Her owner rescued her. Takayuki Nozawa. When I met him for the first time at this year’s Miami Boat Show, I was...

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Bertram 540

By Kevin Koenig | Posted March 2011

Who says you can’t teach an old dog new tricks? The Bertram 540 is a modern-day version of the much-loved original Bertram 54 and retains the 54’s famously sharp bow, long waterline, and deep-V hull...

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Bertram 800

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted October 2010

Wicked ToughFast and supremely seaworthy, this 80-foot battlewagon is the biggest, baddest Bertram ever.The day was certainly getting off to a serene start. The canal behind Bertram’s Fort Lauderdale...

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Bertram 511

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted March 2010

A Blast from the PastBertram's new battlewagon is suffused with the spirit of her ancestors.Nothin' else like it in the world," I yelled as our Bertram 511 prototype swung a broad, gracefully banked...

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Rebirth of a Classic

By Jeffrey O'Neil | Posted February 2009

Photography by BertramSome say don’t mess with a classic, but the folks at Bertram beg to differ. The Miami-based builder of the new 540 convertible has reinvented the classic 54 it launched in 1981...

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Bertram 540 Convertible

By George L. Petrie | Posted August 2008

It's always dicey messing with a classic, especially one as widely revered as the Bertram 54. But Bertram's parent company, the Ferretti Group, is out to establish its own legend, by innovating and...

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Bertram 700

By Capt. Richard Thiel | Posted January 2008

You don't have to have the windows.That may be the most important message I can convey to hardcore anglers interested in the Bertram 700. I know a bunch of you are this very moment looking at the...

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Bertram 410 Convertible

By Capt. Patrick S... | Posted August 2007

When I was a kid, I always heard the name Bertram mentioned among boaters. The conversation usually involved someone wanting to buy the now-legendary 31-footer or someone else who had just purchased...

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Bertram 630 Convertible

By Capt. Ken Kreisler | Posted February 2004

Hey Jose, can you get this kite over some?” Josh Brown calls up to Capt. Jose Mullian on the bridge. Down in the cockpit Brown’s eyes are glued to the lone kite flying 100 yards astern. The port...

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