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2017 Viking Convertible

North Palm Beach, Florida


2017 VIKING 72’ CONVERTIBLE DITCH DIGGER was commissioned by a family with multiple new boat builds under their belt.  Liberal use of granite, custom appointments, along with upgraded wallpaper, fabrics, and soft good materials, blend to make her a one of a kind masterpiece.  This VIKING 72 has been professionally maintained by a full time crew and serviced by VIKING and MTU exclusively.  2017 VIKING 72’ CONVERTIBLE DITCH DIGGER  is seriously for sale now as the owner's new VIKING is coming shortly. 


PIER ONE YACHT SALES is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by HMY Yacht Sales - Soverel Harbour Marina.

Basic Boat Info

Make: Viking
Model: Convertible
Year: 2017
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: VKY720000617
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 72 ft
Length Overall: 72 ft
Beam: 20 ft
Max Draft: 5'9 ft
Cabins Count: 4

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: MTU
  • Model: 16V2000 M96L
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 2,635hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Engine Hours: 2020
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: MTU
  • Model: 16V2000 M96L
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 2,635hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Engine Hours: 2020
Total Engine Power: 5,270hp
Cruising Speed: 37 kn
Maximum Speed: 44 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 2,594 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 372 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 202 gal


Heads Count: 5
Stock Number: SM
Boat Class: Sports Fishing Boats, Convertible Boats


The layout of the 72 VIKING convertible is the envy of the industry.  She features a four stateroom, four head layout below, with an extremely functional galley/dinette/salon on the main deck and a handy day head aft in the salon.  Some highlights include access to the crew stateroom through the engine room, large pantry storage, concealed laundry center, a pullman berth in the guest bunk stateroom, mirrored ceilings in the heads, full salon, and companionway runners, and custom burl wood tables in the salon and at the dinette.

Engine Room / Mechanical Equipment

Twin 16V2000 M96L engines (2635 HP each) with 2020 hours as of January 2021, MTU Extended warranty until 7/13/21 or 4000 hours--whichever comes first, (2) 29 Kw Onan generators with 1600 hours as of October 2020, fuel transfer system, oil change system, fuel priming pumps, dripless shaft seals, engine gauges, (2) custom tool boxes, trolling valves, Delta T ventilation system, SPOT ZERO

Fishing Equipment

Palm Beach Towers full tuna tower, Rupp 46' Big Riggs with Rupp hydraulic system, Rupp center rigger, MIYA EPOCH electric teaser reels, Relase custom fighting chair with rocket launcher, Release boltless rod holders, (2) full length fish boxes with split lids, tackle center with cushion, transom door, transom fishbox plumbed as live well, live well in sole, refrigerated mezzanine step box, 24V reel outlets, cockpit freezer, bait trays, trolling valves

Electronics & Navigational Equipment

Furuno 96 mile Navnet radar, Garmin 8218 plotter, Furuno FCV 1200 color sounder with landscape control, Garmin GSD-26 sounder, Furuno RD33 data organizer, Garmin GHP20 Viper autopilot, (2) ICOM M604 VHF radios, Fusion stereo with 4 channel amp, Standard Horizon VHF radio, KVH Tracphone V3-IP SATCOM, KVH Tracvision HD7 SAT TV, FLIR M625L thermal imagine camera, (4) GOST PM-MINI cameras, (3) KEP 17" LED Glass Bridge monitors, cellular telephone, Boatranet PC, KEP media PC, GOST Navtracker Evolution 2.0 alarm with high water sensor, Eartech wireless Mic package

Tower electronics include Garmin 12" GPSMAP 8212, Furuno RD33 display, ICOM HM-162 VHF radio

Notable Factory Options

VIKING PERFORMANCE PACKAGE, SEAKEEPER 26 Gyro (with 2 year/2000 hour warranty), Cruisair "COOL BREEZE" mezzanine air system, helm air conditioning, Release teak helm pod, bow thruster, additional fuel tank, underwater exhaust system, Lewmar windlass, no bow pulpit, bow mask, 1400 GPD watermaker with auto backflush, Willy Vac system, custom helm and companion chairs, Eskimo ice machine, teak cockpit and mezzanine, solid transom coaming

Special Note

Viking Performance Package includes a resin infused hull, carbon fiber in the deckhouse, lightweight galley granite, honeycomb interior cabinetry, VC offshore bottom paint, custom propeller design, and deletion of the keel.


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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