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Beneteau
Presented by:
1989
44' Viking Yachts
"SIN OR SWIM II"
Location:
Edgewater, MD
Price:
$134,900.00
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Beautiful Piece of Work!

Hawk's Yachts
888-848-9842
This Viking 44 Motor Yacht features 2 staterooms with 2 fully accommodated heads, a full galley, dinette, cabin TV room and cockpit entertainment center. One stateroom has twin beds and the other a walk around queen bed. Powered by twin Detroit 671 TIB turbo diesel engines and V-drive transmissions, this vessel has all the power you need for bay cruises or multi day offshore excursions. The engine room is clean and everything is aesthetically pleasing. The owner says all electronics function well and that the boat runs flawlessly. The exterior of the boat has been well maintained but needs a few cosmetic adjustments, as one would expect, all evidenced in the pictures. The owner loves this vessel and has used it many weekends with his family, but they are moving on to road travel in a mega motor home. This vessel is in excellent condition and waiting for the right owner. She is a beautiful piece of work inside and out. Don't miss this opportunity. Send us an offer today!

The Viking 44 Motor Yacht replaced the 43 Double Cabin model in the Viking fleet in 1982. Designed for fast and comfortable cruising—and showing the sleek, low-profile styling characteristics of the Viking 46 Convertible—the 44 Motor Yacht is slightly larger inside than the 43 Double Cabin and carries more fuel and water.

While the floor plans are similar, the 44 has a larger main salon with
the forward companionway offset to starboard. The interior—considered quite elegant by 1980s standards—is an attractive blend of natural teak woodwork, designer fabrics and plush furnishings.

Topside, there’s plenty of space on the full-width aft deck for entertaining, and the flybridge is arranged with guest seating forward of the helm console.

Additional features include a wide side decks, a hardtop and arch, and steel engine mounts—a Viking trademark.

A good running boat with the optional 485hp 6-71s, the Viking 44 MY will cruise at a fast 24 knots and turn 28+ knots wide open.
Specifications, with Equipment and Information:
Dimensions/Weights
- Length: 44' 0"
- LOA: 44' 0"
- Displacement: 40000 lbs
- BEAM: 15' 0"
- DRAFT: 4' 0"
 
Engines
- Engine(s): Detroit 6-71 TIB
- Hours: 1389
- HP: 485
 
Tankage/Capacity
- Fuel: 460 gallons
- Water: 180 gallons
- Holding: 50 gallons
 
Construction
- Hull Construction: Fiberglass
 
Manufacturer/Model/Designer
- Manufacturer: Viking Yachts
- Model: Viking Yachts 44 Motor Yacht
 
 
Layout

Stepping down into the salon, ones eye is drawn forward because of the open layout of the dinette and galley, .providing the illusion that the boat is much larger than one might think. This has always been a hallmark of this boat. The salon area is resplendent in warm, rich teak woodwork. Large windows (opening w/ screens) allow plenty of natural lighting in for a nice, open and airy feeling. Portside is a L-shaped sofa that converts to a queen sized double berth. There is a coffee table center in front of the sofa. Also on the portside is a very elegant wet bar with storage areas. To starboard is the entertainment center with newer AV equipment... 5 channel surround sound AV Amplifier, Yamaha sub-woofer, CD/DVD 5 disc player, TV and a back-up Standard VHF radio. Moving forward towards the dinette, one will find additional drawers and doors providing excellent storage. The dinette is HUGE and provides seating for six and dinner for four. The dinette also converts to a double berth to sleep two in comfort. Plenty of storage areas both under and over the dinette provide additional storage areas. There is bottle storage beneath a hinged door area to port. The Viking galley is sizable and features raised panel doors and a beautiful teak floor.
 
Galley

Fullsize 120V refrigerator with freezer/ice maker
Plenty of counter and storage space
4 burner Westinghouse stovetop
Microwave/convection oven
Deep galley sink w/ instant hot water system
 
Electronics / Navigation

Depthsounder - Datamarine
Radar - Furuno 36 Mile
Compass
CD player
Computer - Dell w/Nav Software
TV set - New 27
Plotter - New Garmin Connected To Laptop w/NAV Software
Autopilot - Robertson
VHF - New Icom w/Remote Speakers & DSC & Hailer
GPS
Cockpit speakers
  • DVD player
  • Radio - New AM/FM/CD/MP3 w/10 New Speakers
  • Log-speedometer - Datamarine
  • VCR
 
Electrical

Generator - 8kw Onan w/Sound Shield
Shore power inlet - 12/120/240 Volt System
Electrical Circuit: 220V
 
Engine

Powered by Detroit Diesel 6-71TIB's rated at 485 hp each. Cruising speed should be 20-21kts with a 26kt WOT. Block heaters. There are the following features in the engine room and throughout the vessel...Acoustical and thermal insulation, Air conditioning, zoned w/ reverse cycle heat (3) units, Bilge pumps (3), Dockside water connection w/ pressure reducing valve, Engine room blowers, External sea strainers, Freshwater fill hose for engines and generator, Fuel lines flexible aircraft type, Fuel manifold w/ crossover valves, Fuel tanks reinforced fiberglass, Dahl fuel /water separating filters for engines and generator, Freshwater cooled engines and generator, Onan generator in sound shield, Halon protection system automatic and manual, Holding tank, Hot water heater, Hour meters, Hydraulic steering, Intermediate struts manganese bronze, Mufflers for engines and generator, Oil exchange system for engines and generator, Propellers Nibral, Rudders manganese bronze, Seacocks, Shafts (2"), stainless steel Aquamet 22, Structural steel engine beds, Struts manganese bronze, Trim tabs, Reduction gearing for engines, Water system pressurized, Water tanks sanitized fiberglass.
 
Additional

New upholstery, curtains, and carpet in master stateroom
New carpet and upholstery in guest stateroom
New Pergo flooring in heads and galley
New upholstery in dinette
New fabric on large salon l-shaped couch
New carpet in salon
Large flybridge
Large screened and enclosed aft deck seating area
New two zone A/C unit reverse cycle
Spare props
Trim tab actuators - just rebuilt
  • New 100' cord for cablemaster - 50 amp
  • New GE profile microwave/convection oven
  • New 4 burner Westinghouse stovetop
  • New Icom VHF w/ remote speakers & DSC
  • New 30amp battery charger
  • New strataglass and sunbrella enclosures
  • New console cover
  • New aft deck and bridge carpet
  • New aft deck furniture
  • New dock lines
 
and More

"SIN OR SWIM II" is and has always been one of the most popular mid-sized motor yachts ever built. With a production run between 1982 and 1990, many of these yachts remain very popular today given their excellent performance, sea keeping abilities, and fabulous layouts. Many improvements were made to the 44 over that of her predecessor: more beam, lighter interiors, improved hull design, more fuel and water, etc. Most 43s were gas powered and all 44s are diesel powered. Designed for fast and comfortable cruising, the Viking 44 MY evolved over the years into a low profile boat with double hard-tops, more aggressive engine air intakes, reconfigured deckhouse and bridge layouts.
 
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