New To The Market

  • Price$1,100,000
  • Length61'
  • MakeViking
  • Built2004

New Smyrna Beach, FL

Updated 2004 Viking 61 ConvertibleBetter Together comes to the market turn-key, having benefited from numerous upgrades in the past year including new Garmin electronics, interior upgrades and recent comprehensive MTU engine service.Fastidious owner has maintained this very popular Viking model with an open checkbook making this boat a must see. 3 Stateroom/ 3 Head layout with newly upholstered salon sofa, headliner, dinette and new carpet.MTU 12V-2000s recently received their 1000 hour service including new raw water pumps, injectors, hoses, clamps, belts along with both generators serviced.She is ready to go! Owner's needs have changed and he's looking for offers. Call today for more information or to schedule a showing!


  • NameBetter Together
  • Current Price$1,100,000
  • Year2004
  • Length61'
  • Hull MaterialFiberglass
  • Draft5.33 ft
  • Fuel Capacity1830|gallon
  • Beam18.17 ft
  • Location (city)New Smyrna Beach
  • Location (state)FL
  • Location (country)US

Essential Information

  • MLS® #7280804
  • Model61 Convertible
  • Builder
  • TitleNew To The Market
  • TypePower
  • Sub-TypeConvertible Boats, Sports Fishing Boats
  • StatusActive


  • # of Cabins3
  • # of Heads3
  • Dry Weight88,000 lb
  • Deadrise15 °

Engine 1

  • TypePower
  • Fueldiesel
  • MakeMTU
  • Model12V-2000
  • Hours7451
  • Drive TransmissionDirect
  • Power1480|horsepower
  • Year2003
  • Boat Engine Location CodePort

Engine 2

  • TypePower
  • Fueldiesel
  • MakeMTU
  • Model12V-2000
  • Hours7448
  • Drive TransmissionDirect
  • Power1480|horsepower
  • Boat Engine Location CodeStarboard

Notable Upgrades
  • Complete Garmin Electronics Package - Installed Summer-2018
  • Complete engine and generator service including 1000 Hour Service,new turbos, fuel injectors, belts, raw water pumps, all exhaust gaskets and oil coolers. Service details and records available upon request - Service Completed April 2019
  • "Nuteak" synthetic teak deck covering - May 2019
  • AC systems completely de-scaled and custom installation of integrated de-scale plumbing installed
  • All new cushions for helm and companion chairs, bridge seating and mezzanine
  • New interior carpet.
  • New headliner and side wall panels installed- November 2019
  • Anchor pulpit installed- November 2019
  • Haul Out and Bottom Job, Props Reconditioned and Tuned - September 2019
Vessel Walkthrough

A world class sport fishing platform and one of Viking's most popular models, Better Together will not dissapoint. She features an impressive list of upgrades both inside and out! She was painted from the rub rail up at Viking Boatworks in St. Petersburg, FL in 2016, stepping aboard you will notice all deck surfaces have "Nuteak" synthetic faux teak deck material that looks real but is easy to maintain, durable and provides excellent non-skid properties while being easy on your feet and knees. Cockpit mezzzanine is to port with engine room access, ice box and drink box. Tackle station, bridge ladder and electrically actuated salon door to Starboard.

Entering the salon, the ultra leather U-shaped sofa with storage beneath is to port, Ships service panel is easily accessible through the salon door to starboard along with all varnished teak cabinetry for the AV systems, liquor storage and cocktail ice machine.

Galley is forward to port with under-counter 6-drawer Sub-Zero refrigerator/freezers, granite countertops, 4-burner cook top, microwave /convection oven, trash compactor and ample above and below counter varnished teak cabinetry for storage. The Dinette is to starboard, also newly re-upholstered with a 42" flatscreen TV.

This is the popular 3 Stateroom / 3 Head layout. Moving forward down the companionway steps the washer/dryer is located to starboard with a day head just forward. Generous pantry storage closet is across from the washer and dryer

Master stateroom is down the companionway steps amidship with a private ensuite head and shower, guest stateroom is directly across with two over/under single berths.

The VIP staeroom is forward with a private ensuite head and shower, off-set double berth below with a single rasied berth to starboard.

Open flybridge with 3-sided eisenglass enclosure, centerline helm with forward freezer space and refrigerated drink box. Huge bridge offers ample seating for guests along with Bluewater helm and companion chairs.

Hull and Deck
  • Full Tower with Controls, 12" Garmin XSV Display, Molded Fiberglass Buggy Top
  • Clearing Rod Holders in Cockpit on Tower Legs and 6-Rod Vertical Rod Storage "Belly Band" on Bridge
  • Rupp 44' Triple Spreader Outriggers
  • Release Marine Helm and Companion Chairs
  • Miya Epoch Command 9X-US 9R 12V Overhead Electric Teaser Reels
  • Fiberglass Helm Pod with Single lever Controls
  • Forward Helm Seating with Storage
  • Bridge Freezer and Refrigerated Drink Box
  • Starboard Side Bridge Seating with Storage and Jump-seat with Removable Backrest
  • Murray Bros Teak Fighting Chair with Teak Rigging/Rocket Launcher Backrest and Offset Pedestal
  • Huge Centerline In-Deck Fish Box
  • In-Deck Live-well and Ice Dump
  • Mezzanine Seating with Freezer and Refrigerated Drink Box, Engine Room Access and Removable Cushions
  • Fresh and Saltwater Washdown
  • Freshwater Washdown on Bridge Deck
  • Quartz Overhead Spreader Lights
  • Transom Door
  • (4) Sea Vision Underwater Lights
  • Custom Anchor Pulpit with Stainless Hardware & Nylon Roller
  • Survitec-Zodiac 8-Man SOLAS Life Raft with Hydrostatic Release
  • (3) 20" x20" Deck Hatches
  • (8) 14" SS Mooring Cleats
  • Fortress FX-37 Aluminum Anchor with 15' of 1/2"Chain, 600" of 1" Nylon Rode
  • Transom Door with Hinged Gate
  • Gunwale Flush Mounted Rod Holders
Electronics and Navigation
  • (2) Garmin GPSmap 8622 22" Full HD Multi-Function Displays on Bridge. HDMI in/out, WIFI 6-way Split Screen, USB PC Control, J1939 Engine Data. Preloaded g2 Charts for U.S. Coast and Great Lakes, Canada and Bahamas.
  • Garmin GPSmap 7612 12" MFD - Tower
  • Garmin GMR 2526 25KW xHD2 Open Array Radar
  • Garmin GSD 26 Chirp Professional Sounder Module
  • Airmar 599C-LH 2/3 KW CHIRP Transducer
  • Airmar DST800 Smart Sensor, N2K
  • Garmin GXM Sirrius XM satellite Weather Receiver
  • Garmin AIS 600 Transceiver
  • Garmin Reactor 40 Solenoid Corepack
  • Garmin Auto-Pilot with GRF 10 Rudder Feedback Sensor
  • Furuno GP33/WASS 4.3" GPS Navigator
  • (2) Standard Horizon QuantumCommercial VHF Radios with 30 Watt Hailer
  • Shakespeare Galaxy 5018 9db Antennas
  • Shakespeare 4' AIS Antenna
  • KVH Tracvision TV5 Satellite TV Antenna with TV Hub and WIFI Interface
  • ACR RCL-100 Searchlight with Controller
  • FLIR M232 9HZ Marine Thermal Camera
  • Fusion MS UD755 Stereo
  • JL Audio 6-Channel Class D Marine Full range Amplifier
  • JL Audio Marine Speakers
  • Fusion SXV300B Sirrius Receiver
Interior and Accomodations


The main salon features a large ultra-leather sofa to port with ample storage beneath. Ships service panel with easy access from salon door, entertainment center with stereo receiver, DVD/CD player and VHS with surround sound speaker system. Also within this starboard side varnished teak cabinetry is a Kenmore Elite cocktail ice maker. Pleated mini-blinds and matching fabric window shades. Samsung 42" flat-screen TV is easily viewed anywhere in salon


Located to port down the companionway steps, the Master features a Island Queen berth, this berth ls gas spring assisted for access to storage and owner's safe. Full length mirrored cedar lined closets, varnished teak cabinetry and night stands. Ensuite head features Amtico flooring, Grohe fixtures, a vacu-flush head, glass bi-fold shower door, granite counter tops and mirrored vanity. There is an abundance of drawers and storage along with a Sharp-Aqueos 20" flatscreen TV and Marantz DVD player.

VIP Stateroom

Offset double berth with storage beneath that will sleep two adults comfortably, single raised berth to Stbd. Private ensuite head and shower with Amtico flooring, vacu-flush head with Grohe fixtures

Guest Stateroom

Located amidships on starboard side this stateroom will sleep two adults comfortably in over/under single berths with a door to the day head with shower


The galley is to port featuring Sub-Zero under counter 6-drawer refrigerator and freezers. Granite counter tops, stainless steel deep sink with garbage disposal and trash compactor. Kenyon 4-burner cook top, Sharp Microwave / convection oven. Amtico flooring extends to starboard under the settee. The settee will accommodate 6 comfortably with varnished teak table and ultra-leather seating with storage beneath

Engine Room and Machinery
  • Twin MTU 12V-2000 1480HP Marine Diesels
  • Detroit Diesel Electronic Engine Displays
  • Original Hours, complete top-end rebuilds and 1000 hour service completed April 2019
  • Glendinning Engine Synchronizer
  • ZF Marine Transmissions Model 2050 2:1 Ratio
  • 3" Shafts with Tides Marine Dripless Shaft Seals
  • (2) Onan MDKBE-5587733 21.5KW Generators with Soundshields 5196 Hours- Port 5902 Hours - Stbd
  • Engine Room Mechanical Guages and Start/Stop Switches
  • Racor Remote Mounted 75/1000 and Racor 500 Fuel water Separators
  • 24V Fuel Transfer Pump
  • 24V Oil Transfer System
  • (4) Cruisair Reverse Cycle Marine AC Units 30,000, 12,000, 10,000 and 7,000 BTU
  • Cruisair KR038 Compressors for Mezzanine Freezer and Drink Box with Digital Thermostats
  • Sea Recovery Aqua Whisper 1200 GPD Water Maker
  • Raritan 20 Gallon Water Heater
  • Mach 5 Headhunter Freshwater Pump
  • Engine Room ventilation System
  • AC and DC Lighting
  • Ventilation Fans
  • Charles C-Power Iso-Boost 50 Isolation Transformers
  • (1) Newmar PT-24-95F Battery Charger
  • (1) Newmar PT-24-45F Battery Charger
  • (2) 50 Amp Shore Power Services
  • Glendinning Cablemaster Cord Winders
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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