Great Condition

  • Price$65,000
  • Length42'
  • MakeBertram
  • Built1980

Ft. Myers, FL

Price Reduction !"Phantom of the Aqua"Phantom of the Aqua is a 1980 Bertram 42’ aft Cabin Cruiser. This beautifully maintained motor cruiser has and is perfect for doing the “Great Loop”. The hull, decks, mechanical's, electronics and interior all in great condition. The custom joinery and upgraded cabinetry sets this Bertram apart from the others.


  • NamePhantom of the Aqua
  • Current Price$65,000
  • Year1980
  • Length42'
  • Hull MaterialFiberglass
  • Draft4 ft
  • Fuel Capacity200|gallon
  • Beam14.67 ft
  • Location (city)Ft. Myers
  • Location (state)FL
  • Location (country)US

Essential Information

  • MLS® #7064066
  • ModelAft Cabin
  • Builder
  • TitleGreat Condition
  • TypePower
  • Sub-TypeMotor Yachts, Aft Cabin
  • StatusActive


  • # of Cabins2
  • # of Heads2

Engine 1

  • TypePower
  • Fueldiesel
  • MakeDetroit
  • Model671TI
  • Hours2100
  • Drive TransmissionDirect
  • Power450|horsepower
  • Year1980
  • Boat Engine Location CodePort
  • Propeller Type3 Blade

Engine 2

  • TypePower
  • Fueldiesel
  • MakeDetroit
  • Model671TI
  • Hours2100
  • Drive TransmissionDirect
  • Power450|horsepower
  • Year1980
  • Boat Engine Location CodeStarboard
  • Propeller Type3 Blade

General Description

Approaching “Phantom” the curb appeal of this cruiser is evident with its “looper” bridge height and beautiful lines. On the stern it has a roller tender platform that has a 2012 - 9’ tender with a 15-hp. engine on it, making this vessel a true pleasure to explore and travel on.

Once on board the easy to walk around side decks that leads forward to a bow. A windlass with its ground tackle of 100’ of chain and 150’ of line and a Northill and Fortess anchors are contained on the railed bowsprit on the bow. The foredeck offers a great place for enjoying the trip, sunning or just entertaining with its long cushioned molded lounger.

Heading back to the cockpit the sense of safety is there with high side board and mid height continuous rails.

Entering this large cockpit, there is plenty of room for a set of deck chairs and table. the lower helm station is easily accessible and provides a very comfortable place to run the boat in weather.

The ladder is on the port side leading to a large flybridge.

The companionway leads to a spacious bright salon with an updated hardwood sole and headliners and very comfortable settee. The galley has modern cabinetry with plenty of storage.

The aft cabin is beautiful with custom built-ins, walk around queen size bed and ensuite head with shower. Forward area has a separate head and a roomy “V” Berth with plenty of storage.

Power Plant


2 - Detroit 671 TI

The Starboard engine has 2,100 hours

The Port had a total rebuilt in 2008 - 400 hours.

  • New Pistons,sleeves, hoses etc.

Cruises at 16 knts. - 24 gls/hr burn, 8 knts. - 12 gls/hr burn

Fuel capacity: 2 tanks, Fiberglas: 200 gls . each - total of 400

average 200 range

Fresh Water: 1 tank - Aluminum: 120 gls.

Holding tank: 1 tank - Plastic: 40 gls.


Electrical System Upgraded 2018

Generator: Kolar 8 kW 2,500 hours


2 - D8's (starters)

6- 12V barrteries


Magic Chief Gas oven 3 burner stove


Stainless steel sink

Area to fix 28" refrigerator

12 gls hot water tank

Central Vacuum Center


Navigational at both Helms

Navigational Laptop with Window 10 software with charts for the Great Loop



2 - VHF radios


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.

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