1997 Viking 43 Convertible Petrel

Used Boat For Sale | ID# 2804363

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Scott James


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43' Viking 1997

Viking 43 Convertible 1997 For Sale in Virginia Beach, Virginia


Virginia Beach, Virginia


  • Length Overall: 43'
  • Beam: 15' 4"
  • Maximum Draft:
  • Dry Weight: 39,000 lbs

Tank Capacities

  • Fuel: 600.00 gal
  • Water: 115.00 gal
  • Holding: 40.00 gal

Engine Information

  • Engine 1 : 2021 Detroit Diesel 6V92 DDEC - 625hp
  • Engine 2 : 2021 Detroit Diesel 6V92 DDEC - 625hp

General Description

2021 REFIT: Tastefully Updated and in Turn Key Condition. "PETREL" has a complete refit in 2020-2021. Some Of The Highlights include: Freshly rebuilt 6v92 Detroit Diesel inboard engines (300 hrs SMOH). Totally repainted from the Hardtop to the Waterline, Complete new Furuno Electronics Package including new Transducers, New Cockpit Bait Freezer Unit, new 3 sided Helm enclosure, New Rupp heavy duty Outriggers and Center Rigger, (2) new HVAC Units, New Anchor Windlass and New Batteries. Constantly updated. "Petrel" should be on your list to see.

Deck, Hull, and Cockpit
  • Complete AwlCraft 2000 paint job from rooftop to the Waterline, 2021, including new house and boot stripes
  • Rupp HD outriggers, double spreader outriggers, with solid back bars. Capable and rigged for fishing with Dredges, 2021
  • Rupp Center Rigger, new 2021
  • Maxwell Anchor Windlass, new 2021
  • Fortress Anchor and rode, new 2021
  • Spare Anchor and Rode stored in the lazarette
  • Diesel fuel fill located on stbd side, where it can conveniently be reached while standing in the cockpit
  • Inlet for Dockside fresh water
  • Fresh water washdown
  • Raw water washdown
  • Transom Door and gate
  • Large in-deck cockpit fishbox
  • Bluewater Rocket Launcher with cover
  • 50 amp shore power cord with Cablemaster
  • Bait Prep sink
  • Top load bait Freezer. SeaFrost SA4, new 2021
  • Engine room access from the cockpit
  • Ladder up to the Flying Bridge
  • Lumitec Moray LED under-gunwhale courtesy lighting, multi color. new 2021
  • Lumitec LED Cockpit Spreader lights (dimmable), new 2021
  • All Navigation Lighting upgraded to LED, new 2021
  • (3) LP electric reel outlets (12 volt) installed under gunwhales, 2021
  • (2) new LEE HD zero degree 360 swivel rod holders, flush mounted on rear sides
  • (1) new LEE HD 15 degree 360 swivel rod holder, flush mounted on transom
  • Buell Air Horn, dual trumpet, powdercoated white, with new Air Compressor, new 2021

Engine Room and Mechanical Information
  • Centerline cockpit Engine Room access
  • Crash Valves on the Engine Sea Water inlets
  • Onan Generator 8kw (model 8MDKDB) in sound shield (3298 hrs)
  • Twin Disk Transmissions
  • Dripless shaft seals with spare seal
  • Twin Detroit 6v92 TA DDEC engines (625 hp each)
  • Both Engines Professionally Rebuilt in 2021, 300 hrs Since Overhaul (invoices available to be reviewed)
  • Port & Stbd side Engine Block heaters
  • DDEC single lever electronic engine controls, with mechanical Backup controls
  • Electronic engine sync and Low Idle
  • Engine oil change system, new 2021
  • Engine Room fresh water outlet
  • Engine Room 110v electrical outlet
  • AC and DC Engine Room lighting
  • All Batteries replaced in 2021, AGM Lifeline house and Starting Batteries
  • 24 volt Starting Battery Charger new 2021
  • 12 volt House Battery Charger new 2020
  • (2) New Main engine Sea Water pumps (2023)
  • New Port Engine Starter (2023)

Flying Bridge and Navigational Equipment
  • Port side ladder from the cockpit
  • (2) Todd pedestal helm chairs
  • (3) sided helm enclosure with U-zip vents, new in 2021
  • Port side bench seat with rod storage beneath, removable seat and back rest cushions, New Upholstery in 2021
  • L-shaped bench seat in front of the console with rod storage beneath, removable seat and back rest cushions, New Upholstery in 2021
  • Completely new Furuno Electronics package by Ayers Marine Electronics, 2021. The Wiring and Rigging for the new Electronics is Worth A Look, amazing work!
  •  (2) 12 inch Furuno TZT12 full color MFD screens
  •  (1) 9 inch Furuno TZT9 full color MFD screen
  •  BBWXR Weather Module (XM Sat Weather system)
  •  DRS12ANNXT HD Radar, 96 mile max range
  •  SCX20 Satellite Compass
  •  DI-FFAMP (Fishfinder/Sounder Signal Amplifier)
  •  NavPILOT711C (Autopilot) 4 inch display
  •  (2) ICOM Mc506 VHF Radios, with DSC and AIS
  •  (2) 14' VHF Antennas
  •  FA50 AIS Send/Receive 
  •  F170 remote display (Data Repeater Screen), Sea Surface Temp, Didital Speed/Depth, etc.
  •  SITEX AIS Splitter
  •  12/24 volt converter
  •  AirMar R509LH transducer (Low and High Frequency) including new Fairing block
  •  AirMar DST-810MSF transducer (Digital Speed and Temp)
  •  FUSION NRX300 marine stereo
  •  JL Audio Marine Speakers
  • (6) rod launcher across back bar
  • (2) Lumitec LED cockpit Spreader lights, dimmable
  • Maxwell Anchor Windlass, new 2021
  • Canvas Helm cover

  • Lockable stbd side sliding salon door
  • Salon Carpet, fitted and Stitched for easy take-up and lay-down
  • Hunter Douglass 2 inch faux wood blinds, new 2021
  • Dometic Reverse Cycle Heat/Air Conditioning system, new 2023
  • SMX II control panel for this HVAC zone
  • L-Shaped leather sofa (Very Nice condition)
  • Storage space beneath both sides of the Sofa
  • Teak end table with (2) drawers and lamp, with built-in USB chargers
  • Teak Hi-Low table with drop leafs
  • Stbd side Bar/Breakfast counter with (2) stools
  • Port side Entertainment center located inside of Teak cabinets
  • JVC stereo AM/FM receiver
  • Speaker selector
  • Original TV has been removed, now used for storage
  • Overhead lights

  • The galley is located along the forward stbd side, one step down from the salon
  • Corian-style solid surface countertops with built-in sink
  • Combination faucet
  • Garbage disposal
  • Teak cabinets and drawers
  • Water tank gauge
  • Sharp Carousel Microwave/Convection oven
  • Princess 2 burner electric stove top
  • Kenmore full sized Refrigerator/Freezer with built in Ice Maker
  • In-floor galley storage 

Lower Accommodations Space
  • The Lower Cabin 2 steps down from the galley
  • Central Vacuum connection located at the steps
  • Kenmore Washer and Dryer (separate units) located just forward of the Guest stateroom

Guest Stateroom

  • Port side Guest stateroom with upper and lower bunks
  • Privacy door 
  • Closet/hanging locker/storage
  • Storage Drawers
  • Hallway access to Head/Shower
  • Reading Lamps

Master Stateroom

  • Located in the Bow of the boat
  • Privacy door on the centerline
  • Queen sized Island Berth in the center
  • (4) storage drawers beneath the bed
  • Original Viking Owners Manuals are stored here
  • Overhead Hatch
  • Dometic Reverse Cycle Heat/Air Conditioning system, new 2021
  • SMX II control panel for this zone of HVAC
  • Port and Stbd side cedar lined Closet/hanging lockers
  • Port side upper storage cabinets
  • 13 inch JVC color TV unit
  • Private access door to the Enclosed Head/Shower
  • Corian-style solid surface counter top with built in sink
  • Stand-Up shower with bi-fold shower door
  • Vac-U-Flush toilet

Other Updates
  • 2022 Heat/AirConditioning and Bait Freezer strainers upgraded to Groco HD, with 2 spare strainer baskets onboard
  • 2022 Propellers Retuned
  • 2022 Revere Lift raft re-certified
  • 2023 Fire System inspected and updated
  • 2023 CO detectors replaced
  • The bottom gets cleaned by a Diver every 3 weeks
  • All Engine and Generator Services are Up-To-Date