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2017 Viking 48 Sport Tower

Charleston, South Carolina


2017 48' Viking Sport Tower “Blue Dawg” has been maintained in Palm Beach condition by an experienced full-time captain and upgraded by a multiple Viking owner.

She was built like a Viking factory showboat and includes all of the desirable options such as: the upgraded 1,200 MAN CRM’s, SeaKeeper 9 Gyro, ZF Joystick Maneuvering System with Station Keeping, Upgraded Hydraulic Bow Thruster, Release Marine Teak Battle Saddle, Stunning Custom High Gloss Walnut Interior, Upgraded Cockpit Refrigeration/Freezers, Teak Cockpit and Mezzanine, Eskimo Ice Chipper, Custom Rod Storage Overhead, Helm-deck air conditioning, Custom Palm Beach Tower and full array Garmin electronics from Atlantic Marine Electronics upgraded to 8616’s in 2020.

"Blue Dawg" is up to date on MAN and Seakeeper service, ready to fish or cruise this weekend. 


Neptune Yacht Sales and Services is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by HMY Yacht Sales - Charleston City Marina.

Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: Blue Dawg
Make: Viking
Model: 48 Sport Tower
Year: 2017
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Composite
Boat Hull ID: VKY48102I617
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 48 ft / 14.63 m
Length Overall: 49'1 ft / 14.96 m
Beam: 17 ft / 5.18 m
Min Draft: 4.67 ft
Dry Weight: 66,342 lb
Cabins Count: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: MAN
  • Model: V8-1200
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 1,200hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 2016
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: MAN
  • Model: V8-1200
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 1,200hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 2016
Total Engine Power: 2,400hp
Cruising Speed: 30 kn
Maximum Speed: 35 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 1,215 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 178 gal


Heads Count: 1
Boat Class: Convertible Boats, Sports Fishing Boats

  • Cocktail table
  • Dimmers for quartz lights
  • 40” flat-screen TV
  • Air conditioner with reverse cycle heat with temperature control
  • Booth lounge with storage underneath
  • Central vacuum unit
  • Main electrical service panel
  • Sliding salon door
  • Stereo system and DVD player
  • Pullman style bunk
  • Prestige Décor accessory kit
  • Upgraded Dewberry style sofa
  • Wrapped hatch carpet installation
  • Custom wallpaper material
  • Custom wallpaper installation
  • Custom headliner material throughout boat
  • Brushed nickel hardware throughout
  • Brushed nickel cover plates for switches and receptacles throughout
  • Satin nickel interior light trim throughout
  • Under-counter refrigerator and freezer drawers
  • Custom Amtico flooring
  • Wild Walnut Satin Nickel faucet
  • 110v outlet next to switch on the backsplash above the sink
  • Custom Cambria countertop with ¼” bevel edge
  • Surface mounted electric range
  • High-velocity exhaust fan
  • Garbage disposal in the sink
  • Overhead LED lighting recessed in the headliner
  • Microwave/convection oven
  • Stainless steel sink
  • Storage cabinets and drawers in the upper galley
  • Storage cabinets and drawers in the lower galley
  • Water tank level gauge and pump indicator
Forward Stateroom
  • 28” flat-screen TV
  • Viking Slumber #8 mattress
  • Dimmers for overhead low voltage AC lights
  • Air conditioner with reverse cycle heat with temperature control
  • Island center double bed
  • Quilted bedspread
  • Drawer storage under bed
  • Maple-lined hanging locker
  • Bomar hatch with Ocean Air screen shade system
  • Upholstered headboard
  • Overhead LED lighting recessed in the headliner
  • Pillow shams
  • Reading lights with separate switches
  • Stereo with speakers recessed in headliner
  • Teak shelf
Starboard Stateroom
  • Over-under bunks
  • Dimmers on overhead LED lights
  • Viking Slumber #6 mattresses
  • Air conditioner with reverse cycle heat with temperature control
  • Overhead LED lighting recessed in the headliner
  • Upper/lower berths
  • Quilted bedspreads
  • Maple lined hanging locker
  • Stereo with speakers recessed in the headliner
  • Storage drawer under hanging locker
  • Mirror around upper vanity insert
  • Custom Walnut Amtico flooring
  • Brushed aluminum shower door
  • Satin nickel shower fixtures
  • Air conditioning/heat with vent soffit
  • Electric head
  • Exhaust fan with vent in soffit
  • Amtico flooring
  • Lower vanity with teak frame
  • Overhead LED lighting recessed in ceiling and soffit
  • Medicine cabinet with mirrored doors 
  • 12V - GFCI receptacle
  • Shower light Satin nickel towel bars and rings
  • Molded fiberglass wrap-around frameless windshield, 3-sided fiberglass enclosure, with soft aft enclosure
  • Installed New Dekit flooring on Bridge (2021)
  • Waterland Canvas new Windshield covers and Table covers made (August 2020)
  • Vertical grab handles mounted inside and outside of helm entrance from the cockpit
  • Overhead lights at the helm
  • Overhead storage lockers integrated into the top with custom rod storage
  • Radar pod
  • Recessed Miya Epoch teaser reels
  • Windshield wipers with washer and speed adjustment
  • Electronic single lever controls for helm pod
  • Recessed electronic boxes Helm air conditioning
  • Release Marine teak helm pod
  • ZF engine controls
  • Refrigerator on the command deck
  • Radar Garmin 2524 xHD2 25kw with 4’ array Garmin
  • (3) GPSMAP8616 16” Multi-function display Plotter Garmin- 2020
  • Garmin GNT 10 N2K transceiver
  • Garmin GXM54 Antenna with fish mapping 
  • Garmin GXM52 weather antenna
  • Garmin AIS-600 AIS transponder
  • Garmin GSD-26 CHIRP video sounder module
  • Airmar PM275LHW 1kw transducer
  • Garmin GPSMAP 7616 16” TS multi-function display with preloaded charts
  • Digital Depth/Temp Furuno RD33 data organizer and display
  • Furuno 235 DHTLMSE transducer
  • AutoPilot Garmin GHP Reactor autopilot
  • Garmin AP shadow drive sensor
  • Garmin RRU GRF10 sensor
  • VHF (2) ICOM IC-M604 black VHF radio
  • (2) 18’ Shakespeare phase III antennas with tower stand-offs
  • Stereo Fusion MS-UD750 Marine stereo with Bluetooth and universal docking station
  • Fusion MS-IP700i drop cable
  • Fusion MS-NRX200i wired remote
  • 7.7” JL Audio white coaxial speakers
  • JL Audio M600/6 Amplifier
  • Thermal Imaging FLIR MD-625 fixed camera system
  • FLIR MD series hardtop mount
  • Spotlight ACR RCL 10024v spotlight
  • Sat-TV KVH TracVision TV5 
  • Garmin GPSMAP7608 8” multi-function display with pre-loaded charts - Tower 
  • ICOM HM-162B black VHF command mic - Tower 
  • (2) ICOM OPC-1541 VHF command mic extension
  • Underwater Lights (2) Lumishore T1X402 Supra blue and white underwater lights
  • Lumishore underwater light switch
  • Lumishore Supra hub
  • Cockpit Transom coaming with lift-gate and fish box
  • Refrigerated port mezzanine under-mounted step box
  • Refrigerated starboard mezzanine under-mounted step box
  • Transom box plumbed to live well
  • Electronic activated live well drain valve
  • Mezzanine cockpit Transom swim steps
  • (2) 24v outlets mounted forward under each coaming
  • Lazarette painted with Awlgrip
  • Y-valve for fresh and saltwater washdowns
  • Freezer storage in mezzanine seat
  • Teak cockpit sole and mezzanine
  • Cabinet with storage for gaffs under gunwales
  • 50amp power chord with Glendenning Cablemaster
  • Engine room entrance with gas pistons
  • Freshwater washdown
  • Indirect tri-color rope lighting
  • Tri color LED lights mounted under overhang In-deck fish box
Palm Beach Tower Tuna Tower
  • Tuna Tower top, 5’ gap, brushed pipe
  • Installed New Dekit flooring on Tower Deck (2021)
  • Moved 34' Rupp Outriggers off Hard Top to Side of House - Palm Beach Towers (2021)
  • (2) Antenna stand-offs
  • Molded one-piece standing platform
  • Molded 2-in-1 LED spreader light pod molded, aft
  • Molded single LED spreader light pod molded, forward
  • Molded LED nav lights in platform, port, and starboard
  • 63” Control box with flush-mounted compass
  • Top of control box painted satin black
  • (2) Recessed electronics boxes in the control box
  • Tower sunshade molded with top welded antenna mounts
  • Molded SAT dome mount
  • (6) Polished rod holders welded to the rail behind the hardtop
  • (6) Polished rod holders welded to aft legs
  • Rupp rollers installed on outriggers 
  • Rupp center rigger
  • Welded outrigger locks
  • Bench seat with backrest
  • Steering and electronic
  • MAN controls
  • Freshwater washdown
  • Horns mounted under the control box
  • Rupp stainless steel halyard grommets in gunnels with jam cleats
  • Control box cover
  • Masthead/anchor light mounted on tower sunshade
  • (2) Recessed tri-color lights in the platform
  • (2) Recessed tri-color lights in tower sunshade
  • MAN engine tachs with alarms mounted on the control box
Hull and Deck
  • Custom Shimmering Blue hull color - Gelcoat
  • Pulled Wheels and sent off to Dominey Propeller to get Scanned and Balanced (2021)
  • Viking Blue bottom paint
  • Oval exhaust outlets
  • Fiberglass side thru-hulls
  • Recessed trim tab covers
  • Custom non-metallic boot stripe
  • Bow cleats installed, fore and aft
  • Lewmar V2 SS windlass
  • Removable stainless steel pulpit
  • Bow rail
  • Freshwater washdown at bow inside the anchor locker
  • Anchor bracket inside the anchor locker
  • Stainless steel gas shocks for anchor locker hatch
Engine Room / Mechanical Equipment
  • Ace Marine performed 1,000 hr Service On Mains. Changed all Fluids & Filters on Mains, Generator and Gears (2021)
  • Ace Marine performed 800 hr Valve adjustment on Mains and rebuilt both stbd & port raw water pumps.  (July 2020)
  • 1,000 hr full service on the generator (July 2020)
  • Seakeeper SK9 -- Sea Keeper serviced by USA Stabilizers (July 2020)
  • Additional fuel tank for a total of (3) tanks
  • JMS System with station keeping
  • Hydraulic system and bow thruster
  • Onan 21.5 generator
  • 24v fuel priming pumps
  • Prepped and pre-wired for watermaker
  • Generator gas water separator
  • Brass thru-hulls and sea strainers painted with Awlgrip
  • Fuel filters painted snow white
  • Line run from oil change system to cockpit dock side box
  • 110v outlet on aft bulkhead at engine room entrance
  • All pumps (except fresh water pump) painted snow white
  • Eskimo ice machine
  • T in dockside water manifold to fill the water tank from the cockpit
  • Overboard discharge for all heads
  • New Grunfos raw water pump (2021)
  • A/C pressurized freshwater system with on deck fill
  • Dometic AC Compressor and Blowers for Bridge (2021)
  • Replaced all 8 Batteries (2021)
  • Centralized seawater system
  • Back-up centralized seawater pump
  • DC power-assist hydraulic steering
  • Delta T engine room ventilation system
  • Fire suppression system
  • 24v fuel transfer system
  • Anchor locker painted with Awlgrip
  • Magnetic switches for all bilge lights
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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