2005 Viking 48 Convertible

ID# 3905297

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Yacht Overview

Make: Viking

Model: 48 Convertible

Year: 2005

Length: 48′

Located In: Holden Beach, NC

Engine/Fuel Type: diesel

Hull Material: Fiberglass

YW#: 8117323


“…yet another example of why Viking so dominates the market for premium, executive-class convertibles.” PowerBoat Guide

“Ditch Digger” is a beautiful and well maintained example of the classic Viking 48 Convertible with the optional Three-Stateroom Two-Head layout.  She features twin MAN Diesels rated at 1100 HP each, Upgraded Electronics, Tuna Tower, and more.

“Ditch Digger” has been maintained by a certified MAN dealer since new, all services completed when required, including a very recent  (July 2022) full MAN service.  

Please check the Full Specs for more details and information!  This listing is not located at our office docks, please call for showing instructions!


Full Specs

Boat Name

Ditch Digger


LOA: 48.83
Beam: 16.5 ft
Maximum Draft: 4.75 ft
Dry Weight: 56,450 lb
Deadrise: 15 °


Engine Brand: Man
Engine Model: D2840LE423
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 1100|horsepower
Engine Type: Inboard

Engine Brand: Man
Engine Model: D2840LE423
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 1100|horsepower
Engine Type: Inboard


Fresh Water Tanks: 1 (175 Gallon)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (1012 Gallon)
Holding Tanks: 1 (50 Gallon)


Number of single berths: 4
Number of cabins: 3
Number of heads: 2


Ditch Digger features the optional Three-Stateroom Two-Head Layout.

  • Portside Master with Island Queen Berth
  • Private Master Head with Stall Shower
  • Forward Guest Stateroom with Over/Under Berths
  • Mid Guest Stateroom with Over/Under Berths
  • Guest Head and Shower with Day Door AND Privacy Door to Guest Stateroom

Engines and Generator
  • Twin MAN Engines Model D2840LE423 - 1100HP Each - 4400 Hours
  • Scheduled for Major Service in January 2022
  • ZF 550A Transmissions


  • 17 KW Onan Marine GenSet Model 17MDKBD-2661 with Sound Shield - 4800 Hours

Recent Major Services

  • All Four Turbos Rebuilt or Replaced - September 2017
  • Rebuild Water Pumps / Replace Block Heaters - December 2017
  • Rebuild Raw Water Pumps - December 2019
  • Replace Both MMDS Displays - January 2020
  • New Risers - August 2022
  • Two Year 1000 hour Cooling Service / Clean Heat Exchangers, Aftercoolers, Turbo Housings / Belts, Impellors, and Heat Exchanger Caps - August 2022

Flybridge Electronics
  • Garmin Model 8616 VHF Radio with a remote Garmin, Model 215 Hand Microphone
  • Garmin Model 315 VHF Radio 
  • Two Garmin Model GPSmap 8616 16" GPS, Plotter, Sounder, Radar, Weather
  • SIMRAD Model AP26 Auto-Pilot
  • Garmin