2009 Viking Convertible


Category: SKU: 8859946


This may be the most stylish 50′ Viking Convertible ever built!!! Her custom Palm Beach Tower, deleted pulpit and bow rail, black mask and Whisper Gray hull color give her a distinctive profile. Amenities and options include Teak cockpit, ice chipper, LED underwater lights, water maker, Murray Bros. helm chairs and rocket launcher. New electronics (2020), FLIR night vision camera, SAT TV, extra fuel, upgraded MAN 1360 engines, twin generators (just serviced), and Bow Thruster. Premier interior is tastefully decorated, warm and inviting. Take advantage of this rare opportunity to buy one of Viking’s best models! “Reel Twisted” offers custom and upgraded features throughout. She is the nicest 50′ Convertible on the market and has been maintained by a knowledgeable seller who has kept her in Bristol condition with many upgrades in 2020 and 2023.

Vessel Details

Vessel Walkthrough

As you enter from the mezzanine deck there is an L-Shaped sofa to port, ships electrical panel and entertainment center are to starboard. The lower profile galley is also to starboard with under counter refrigeration, and dinette to port. Moving below deck, the companionway is offset to port, the master stateroom is amidships to starboard with queen berth and private head. The port guest stateroom features upper/lower berths and adjacent head. The laundry is also located to port. The forward stateroom features upper and lower berths with access to the guest head.


The tastefully decorated salon is a great area for entertaining and relaxing while aboard. 

  • Electric panel – Stbd side entrance
  • Upgraded custom sofa
  • Viking home theater (New 2023)
  • Teak salon entertainment center
  • Custom Amtico flooring at salon entranceway
  • Dinette table is teak with teak pedestal – hi gloss
  • Teak valances
  • Hi-Low cocktail table
  • Air conditioning with reverse cycle heat with temperature control that circulates from hidden registers (New 2020)
  • Aft wall finished teak
  • Satellite TV
  • Carpeting, wall-to-wall with lead lined padding for sound absorption
  • Finished teak on galley island and dinette
  • Fixed, frameless side windows with tinted, tempered glass
  • Home theater system with color flat screen TV, Bose LS 18 with custom hinged TV to access AV electronics. (New 2020)
  • L-Shaped lounge with custom rod and reel storage underneath
  • Louvered mini blinds for desired natural lighting and additional privacy
  • Lighting, overhead Xenon lights recessed in headliner and indirect decorative rope lighting behind valences, 120V AC and 24V DC
  • Main electrical service panel, AC/DC
  • Bears electric sliding salon door with touchpad (New 2023)
  • Teak cabinetry with drawers


The Galley is well equipped and offers plenty of storage.

  • Sub Zero under counter refrigerator and freezer
  • 110V outlet next to switch on bottom of upper cabinet above sink
  • Corian countertop is high polished Corian
  • Custom Amtico flooring in galley
  • Galley overhang
  • Teak backsplash
  • Satin nickel faucet
  • Electrical sub-panel for galley appliances
  • Electric range, 3-burner, recessed in countertop with Corian lids and automatic shut off
  • High velocity exhaust fan
  • Free standing island with storage
  • Garbage disposal in sink
  • Overhead Xenon lights and fluorescent lighting
  • Microwave/convection oven located in upper galley cabinet above sink
  • Sink, bone-color Corian recessed in countertop
  • Storage cabinets in upper galley, varnished teak doors with deep, pull-out drawers with aircraft style slides and latches for smooth movement 
  • Storage cabinets and drawers in lower galley, varnished teak doors and faces with stowage for stove lids, utensils, and other items
  • Water tank level gauge and pump indicator located in galley sub-panel
  • Garbage bin with varnished teak door

Master Stateroom and Head

The Master Stateroom is spacious and well appointed. Private head has large shower and all amenities.

  • 30″ flat screen TV (New 2020)
  • Teak endtable tops
  • Custom wallpaper
  • Air conditioning with reverse cycle heat with temperature control (New 2020)
  • Quilted designer style bedspread
  • Carpeting
  • Drawer storage under bed, (2) large drawers
  • End tables on either side of bed with drawer and door storage
  • Entry credenza with drawer storage
  • Hanging locker, teak, maple-lined and spacious
  • Upholstered headboard
  • Queen-size, walk-around fore and aft berth with lift up top with gas pistons, Handcrafted maple lined storage underneath mattress
  • Innerspring mattress with pillow top
  • Overhead Xenon lights and decorative indirect rope lighting from underneath bed platform
  • Pillow shams (2)
  • Overhead reading lights with separate switches
  • Fitted cotton fabric sheets
  • Head access

Master Head:

  • Custom Amtico flooring – teak and holly
  • Corian vanity countertop with bone sink – Corian Burlbeach
  • Brushed aluminum shower door
  • Satin nickel shower fixtures
  • Brushed Nickel towel bars and rings
  • Satin nickel faucet
  • Custom wallpaper
  • Air conditioning/heat with vent
  • Electric heads plumbed directly to holding tank
  • Exhaust fan with vent in soffit
  • Linen storage
  • Lower vanity with teak face
  • Overhead Xenon lights recessed in soffit and ceiling
  • Mirrored wall behind upper vanity
  • Medicine cabinet with mirrored doors
  • Receptacle, 120V
  • Shower light
  • Stall shower, fiberglass with satin nickel shower fixtures and a drain to an automatic sump pump in the bilge

Companionway, Guest Stateroom and Head

Forward and down a few steps is the companionway that offers access to the staterooms and heads as well as the bilge area.

  • Carpeted steps from galley to companionway
  • Awlgrip bilge areas with access hatches, snow white and lighted for easier maintenance and cleaning
  • Central vacuum unit connection with accessories
  • Overhead Xenon lights recessed in headliner

Port Guest Stateroom:

  • Dimmer on overhead low-voltage A/C lights
  • Teak locker storage top
  • Custom wallpaper
  • Orthopedic mattresses
  • Air conditioning with reverse cycle heat with temperature control
  • Quilted designer style bedspread
  • Carpeting
  • Maple lined hanging locker
  • Bosch laundry center with stackable washer/dryer behind teak door (New 2020)
  • Overhead Xenon lights
  • Pillow shams
  • Fitted cotton sheets
  • Stereo speakers recessed into soffit are tied into salon stereo with independent volume control
  • Storage drawers located under hanging locker
  • Lower bunk with orthopedic foam mattress and lift up top and maple-lined storage underneath

Guest Head:

  • Teak face on lower vanity
  • Custom Amtico flooring – teak and holly
  • Corian Vanity countertop with bone sink
  • Chrome shower door
  • Satin nickel shower fixtures
  • Brushed nickel towel bars & rings
  • Custom wallpaper
  • Air conditioning/heat with vent in soffit
  • Exhaust fan with vent in soffit
  • Linen storage
  • Lower vanity with teak face
  • Overhead Xenon lights recessed in soffit and in ceiling
  • Mirrored wall behind upper vanity
  • Medicine cabinet with mirrored doors
  • Receptacle, 120V
  • Shower light

Forward Stateroom

The Forward Stateroom is well suited for guest or crew while aboard.

  • Upper and lower bunks
  • Custom wallpaper
  • Upgraded orthopedic mattresses
  • Air conditioning with reverse cycle heat with temperature control (New 2020)
  • Quilted designer style bedspreads
  • Carpeting
  • Spacious hanging locker lined in teak and maple
  • Overhead Xenon lights
  • Pillow shams
  • Lower bunks with lift up top with gas pistons and maple-lined storage underneath
  • Reading lights with separate switches
  • Fitted cotton sheets
  • Stereo speakers recessed in headliner tied into salon stereo with volume control
  • Teak storage cabinets
  • Teak shelf
  • Custom rod storage

Deck and Cockpit


  • Fresh water wash down at bow inside anchor locker/tower/bridge
  • Under mounted bridge side hand rails wrap 18″ around front of bridge
  • Windlass
  • Bow cleats installed fore and aft
  • Bottom paint (4/2023)
  • Prop speed (4/2023)
  • New Veem props (2017)
  • Spare props reconditioned (2023)
  • Hull color is Whisper Gray
  • Black mask
  • Additional fuel tank forward for a total of two tanks
  • Fresh water wash down 2″
  • Underwater LED lights – blue – new 2018


  • Custom teak deck
  • New mezzanine cushions (2023)
  • Freezer storage in mezzanine seat
  • Overhang lights
  • Live well
  • Refrigerated cockpit step box 
  • Chipper ice machine to discharge into cockpit sole box (2020)
  • Two 24V outlets forward under coaming (one on each side) and two 12V lights each side
  • Transom coaming solid with fish door
  • Cockpit scupper
  • Murray Bros. rocket launcher refinished by Release Marine 
  • Gas springs in anchor locker hatch
  • Boarding box
  • Cable TV and telephone connections located in starboard dock cabinet and wired to a home run
  • Cabinet with storage for gaffs and or other accessories located in starboard forward gunwale with push release door
  • Dockside electric connection 50 amp/220V electric retractable Glendinning Cable master (1), located in starboard cabinet under forward gunwale and (1) 50 amp 220V inlet with push release door
  • Dockside water connection with pressure reducing valve in port cabinet under forward gunwale
  • Engine room access with door and nonskid steps to engine room
  • Extended flybridge overhang for shade
  • Fresh and saltwater wash down
  • Gaskets for all lids, doors, and access doors
  • Ladder to flybridge, one-piece, anodized aluminum with teak treads
  • Lazarette hatch with access to steering, trim tabs, and drain pumps
  • Observation mezzanine, port aft facing lounge with Sunbrella covered cushions, hinged seat with freezer storage under lounge area, lower storage area insulated hinged for access, tackle cabinet to port with drawers and push release door
  • Recessed in-deck fish box to starboard, insulated and removable with pump out and drain plate with large holes for easy pump out and cleaning
  • Recessed in-deck storage boxes to port forward and aft
  • Rupp flush mounted rod holders (6)
  • Rounded cockpit coaming for comfort
  • Salon door, molded fiberglass sliding door with frameless window and teak interior
  • Self bailing cockpit
  • Stainless steel cleats and recessed hawse pipes
  • Stainless steel gas springs on all hatches and lids
  • Stereo speakers powered from bridge stereo with volume control (New 2023)
  • Added subwoofer (2023)

Palm Beach Tower, Flybridge, Helm and Electronics

”Reel Twisted” offers a custom Palm Beach Tower for the serious angler along with a Flybridge that is the center of command for the Captain aboard.

Tower (Palm Beach Towers with Brushed Pipe):

  • Bench seat with backrest
  • Ritchie compass
  • Center rigger
  • Freshwater Washdown
  • Tri color lights
  • Start stop buttons
  • VHF ICOM HM-162 B
  • Data organizer RD 33 Furuno
  • Auto pilot (2020)
  • Chart plotter Garmin 7610 (2020)


  • Refrigerated drink box
  • Clam shell lifts for recessed electronics box lids
  • (2) Murray Bros. helm chairs refinished by Murray Marine
  • Top-mounted single lever electronic controls with station select and keypad
  • Extended overhang for extra room to move around behind helm and companion seats
  • New cushions (2023)
  • New Isenglass on bridge and cockpit wings (2023)
  • Fire system control with automatic and manual discharge and override system located at console
  • Fresh water outlet
  • Fuel gauge located in cabinet at console
  • Lighted compass, flush-mounted on centerline
  • Lounge seating forward
  • Lounge seating to starboard both with vinyl covered foam cushions, hinged for access to storage underneath
  • Manual engine shutdown switches at cabinet in console
  • Moritz safety monitoring system
  • Recessed electronics boxes in console
  • Removable backrest for jump seat
  • Starboard jump seat facing aft, hinged for access to bucket storage beneath at aft end of starboard lounge
  • Stereo speakers, tied into stereo system
  • Trim tab control switch mounted at console
  • Under helm access with lights and storage room
  • Fusion Stereo
  • All bridge cushions redone (5/2023)

Electronics and Navigational Equipment:

  • All new electronics (2020)
  • MAN Instrument panels
  • Moritz panel
  • FLIR Night Vision MD 625
  • ACR Spotlight
  • Furuno transducer 5/200 or 40-225 CHIRP
  • Bow thruster with single lever controls
  • Camera system (New 2023)
  • KVH Tracvision VHD7
  • Furuno radar with T23 touch- 12″
  • Garmin Chirp Transducer 
  • (1) Garmin 8616 plotter
  • Garmin autopilot
  • Cockpit Garmin 8610 plotter
  • Starlink internet system (2023)
  • Furuno RD-33 Data organizer
  • (2) ICOM 506 VHF radios (2020)
  • Fusion stereo system


  • 24V DC ships service throughout
  • 24/12V power supply with breakers
  • 110V outlet in engine room on aft bulkhead
  • Anchor light/navigation lights
  • Batteries, (2) independent 24V banks mounted in fiberglass storage boxes
  • Battery chargers, (2) with thermal cutoff and switching system
  • Battery distribution panel with battery cutoff and charging system breakers
  • Battery parallel system for main engines and generator start
  • Bonded electrical system with ground plate
  • Color-coded, labeled, and numbered wiring system with corresponding drawings
  • Dimmers, AC interior lighting throughout excluding the companionway
  • Emergency DC crossover
  • Lighting, overhead Xenon lights recessed in ceiling and rope type décor lights concealed by teak valances, 24 and 120V throughout
  • Master electrical control panel located in salon with 24V/120V circuit breakers, individual switching for shore 1, shore 2, or generator supply and gauges for electrical supply, voltmeter, amp meter, and frequency
  • Phone cable is CAT-5 to accommodate current data phone systems
  • Receptacles, 120V duplex with GFI throughout
  • RG6 TV cable to accommodate satellite system
  • Sub-panel located in galley with breakers for galley appliances, and galley lights and gauge for water tank
  • Voltage stabilizer isolation transformer on cable masters for more consistent, cleaner voltage
  • Engine room lights, AC and DC with switch at engine room entrance (2023)
  • Glendinning cablemaster (1) with 3 wire grounded cord, (1) Additional 50-amp 220V inlet
  • Instrument panel lights for flybridge and main electric panel
  • Onan 21.5 KW generator with sound shield –  950 hours (9/2020)
  • Onan 9 KW generator with sound shield – 1525 hours

Engine and Mechanical Details

Powered with the preferred MAN CR 1360 common rail diesel engines she will cruise effortlessly at 33 knots.

  • MAN CR-1360 HP Diesel engines with 3200 hours- 1000 hours service (5/2023)
  • Sea Star hydraulic steering with power assist (New 2023)
  • (2) AC pumps
  • Brass thru-hulls and sea strainers  
  • Fresh Water pump with filtration system.
  • Electrosea line system (2023)
  • Water maker (New 9/2020)
  • Bilge pumps with additional clean out pumps in keel area linked into monitoring system and connected to float switches for automatic and manual operation
  • Centralized sea-water system
  • DC power assist hydraulic steering
  • Delta T engine room ventilation system with supply and discharge fans
  • Engine room entrance package consisting of gauges for digital tachometer, engine water temperature, engine oil pressure
  • External sea strainers for main engines
  • Fire suppression
  • Water heater quick recovery, electric
  • Y-Valve emergency bilge pumps (2)
  • Fresh water supply
  • Fresh water manifold isolation system
  • T in dockside water inlet to fill tank
  • Fuel and oil lines are flexible, steel reinforced, USCG approved, aircraft type lines
  • Fuel priming pumps for main engines are electric, 24V DC
  • Hour meters on main engines and generator
  • Internal sea strainers for generator
  • Oil changing system, gear type pump for main engines, transmissions, and generators with pump out line run to cockpit
  • PEX plumbing, fresh water system plumbing with manifold system shut off in engine room and forward bilges
  • Pressurized fresh water system, 110V A/C with on deck fresh water fill and cockpit dockside supply inlet with pressure reducing valve
  • Rudders – stainless steel, composite rudder bearing with drip-less seal laminated into hull
  • Seacocks, bronze, ball-type sea valves and strainers for all thru-hulls below the water line – Awlgrip white
  • Structural steel engine beds mounted to transverse intermediate bulkheads to isolate torque and vibration/engine noise and ensure drive-train alignment
  • Trim tabs with individual controls and tab covers on transom

Broker’s Comments

“Reel Twisted” is a must to see if you’re in the market for a turnkey 50’ Viking Convertible with the Palm Beach tower package. She has been continually upgraded and always maintained professionally. Ready for the change of command and her next offshore adventure, she awaits your arrival. All systems upgraded after lightning event in 2020 at Viking yard.


Seller’s personal items and tools not specific to the vessel.