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1981 Viking Convertible SPF

Huntington Beach, United States


This is the plan B layout Viking 40 with the dinette down and one stateroom, though the dinette and settee are both convertible for a total of sleeping accommodations for six. The huge cockpit is equipped for fishing, with multiple rod holders, a live well, two bait tanks and two fish holds. 

Owner wants her sold by the end of the summer! Price drop to $62,500 June 2021 plus the 2018 Walker Bay center console RIB inflatable is now included. See added photos.

Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: Icelander
Make: Viking
Model: Convertible SPF
Year: 1981
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: VKY40589M818
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 40 ft
Length Overall: 43 ft
Length Of Deck: 40'4 ft
Beam: 14'6 ft
Max Draft: 3'6 ft
Cabin Headroom: 6'6 ft
Dry Weight: 30,000 lb

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Detroit
  • Model: 6-71
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 270hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 1981
  • Engine Location: Center Port
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Detroit
  • Model: 6-71
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 270hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 1981
  • Engine Location: Center Starboard
Total Engine Power: 540hp


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 300 gal
Fuel Tank Material: Stainless Steel
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 90 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 30 gal
Holding Tank Material: Plastic


Heads Count: 1
Drive Type: Direct
Trim Tabs: Yes
Windlass Type: Electric
Boat Class: Convertible Boats, Sports Cruiser, Sports Fishing Boats


Helen Kaz
The Shoreline Yacht Group


The Shoreline Yacht Group
Cabrillo Marina 210 Whaler's Walk, Suite 123
San Pedro, California, US, 90731


Entering from the swim step through the transom door, the cockpit is huge - 9'2" x 11' - with lots of room for fishing and/or socializing, and equipped with live well, bait tanks and fish holds, with multiple rod holders and a vinyl cushioned perimeter.

The flying bridge with full enclosure boasts two captains chairs at the helm with additional seating forward of the helm station.

Moving inside through the sliding glass doors, to port is a convertible settee and there are two easy chairs to starboard, with the entertainment center - Panasonic flat screen TV, Bose speaker, Sony DVD player and Dolby DTV unit - to port. A ULine icemaker is built in to the starboard locker above the down galley.

Down two steps to the down galley (starboard) and dinette (port). The dinette is convertible to a double berth and would seat six for dining. 

Moving forward the enclosed head compartment is to port, and comprises an enclosed separate shower stall, with head, vanity and washbasin. Across is a large hanging locker.The v-berth stateroom is in the bow.


  • Galanz AC fridge freezer
  • Electric Princess 3-burner stove with oven
  • Signature microwave
  • Single SS sink
  • New quartz countertops
  • In counter storage
  • ULine icemaker (salon level)
  • 300 gal fuel in two SS tanks (new in 2016)
  • 90 gal water
  • 30 gal holding
  • Simrad NSS evo3 fishfinder/chart plotter/transducer
  • New Simrad Halo 3 radar interfaced with chart plotter
  • Robertson AP1000 autopilot
  • Rudder angle indicator
  • Trim tabs
  • Xantrex inverter
  • Onan generator
  • New battery charger
  • AGM batteries
Additional Information
  • Brower davit hoist
  • Bottom paint 3-4 years old
  • Dripless packing and new shafts
  • Onan genset
  • New fuel tanks (SS) 2016
  • Electric windlass
  • Danforth anchor with 50-100' chain plus rode
  • Partial new isinglass (windshield and corner) 2020
  • Live baitwell with pump
  • Bait tanks in transom
  • Two fish holds
  • Floodlights

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.

Additional Contact Information

Contact listing broker Helen Kaz for more information and to make an appointment to view - (310)254-4081

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