Viking 61 SCBy Capt. Ken Kreisler
Builder: Viking Sport Cruisers
Model: 61 SC
Model Year: 2003
Boat Type: Cruiser
Waterline Length 51'6"
Weight: 58,240 lbs.
Standard Power: 2/860-HP MAN 2840/407 diesel inboards
Optional Power: 2/800-hp MAN 2848/403 or 2/715-hp Volvo Penta D12 diesel inboards
Fuel Capacity: 790 gal.
Water Capacity: 185 gal.
21.5-kW Onan genset w/soundshield
2/Lewmar cockpit warping winches
flying-bridge wet bar w/refrigerator, sink, and grill
extended swim platform
sliding door to starboard side deck
raised sunpad on aft flying bridge
hot/cold cockpit shower
burr elm lower helm station
foredeck sunpad cushions
leather dinette and saloon seating upgrade
electronics package: Furuno NavNet radar, plotter, and GPS, Icom 402 VHF, Simrad AP22 autopilot and IS 15 depthfinder and knot meter on lower helm w/ all electronics repeated on flying bridge
This article originally appeared in the January 2003 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.