Only 68' Viking Enclosed Bridge on the West Coast
This 68' Viking Enclosed Bridge is hands down one of the best sport fish vessels on the market today. This vessel epitomizes true turn-key condition. The new owner would only need to bring their personal items, and "National" will do the rest. Her current owner is moving up to a larger Viking so she needs to find a new home. LLC. owned!!
The 68' is a proven work horse in the tournament fishing world. With 186-sq feet of cockpit space, you will have more than enough room to reel in your trophy fish. Her accommodations are perfect for family and friends with a luxurious four-stateroom, four-head layout. She also features the industry's coveted stand-up engine room that provides plenty of space for maintenance and upkeep. Some of her key features include:
Fully Enclosed Flybridge
Updated Electronics Package
13' Novurania Tender Hard Bottom Inflatable w/ Marquipt Davit
NEW Underwater Lights
Sub-Zero Fridge & Freezer Combinations
Additional Factory Fuel Tank
Hydraulic System for Bow Thruster, Davit & Outriggers (Major Option)
RECENT SERVICES COMPLETED
The owner is moving up to a larger Viking, but serviced the entire vessel, stem to stern, upon purchasing "National". Some actions were necessary and others were simply preventive to avoid any future headaches. This makes her an amazing opportunity in today's market. The items that were recently addressed totaled over $100,000. Some of the main services include:
MTU 2,000 Hour Service Completed (01/11)
Professionally detailed inside and out
Full Engine & Generator Service
Fresh Bottom Paint
All New Trim Tabs, Rams, Trim Tab Actuators
New Underwater Lights
New Hydraulic Outrigger Pump
All windows tinted
New Eskimo Ice Maker
New Neptune Electronics
Upgraded Charts to 3D Topography
New Canvas for Crow's Nest & Mezzanine
SAT Phone, SAT TV, Stereo & Speaker System
Full service to the 13' Novurania Tender including full engine service & complete reconditioning of the bottom & air chambers
Full service to A/C units
This area is an angler's dream. With 186-sq feet of space, you will have plenty of room to reel in fish after fish and do it comfortably. "National" features a custom mural etched in glass above the mezzanine seating that looks stunning day and night. Some of the cockpit features include:
Mezzanine seating New in 2012New BOSE 151 SpeakersTransom Swim StepsBait Prep Freezer w/ Bait Trays IPO Lower Tackle Drawers (Port)LED Lights in Overhang (3)Large Fighting Chair; Release Marine w/ Offset Pedestal, Rocket Launcher, Prep Area & DrawerRod Holders in Each Haunch (3) Total of (6)Rod Holders on Cockpit Gunnels (4)Indirect LightsNew Eskimo Ice Machine 540 lbs per day (sends ice to fish box in cockpit)Cockpit Sole LivewellTransom LivewellGlendinning Cablemasters (2)Port & Starboard Storage Lockers Molded in Under Port & Starboard CoamingsDual Thermostat for Cockpit FreezerStep Box refrigerator for cold drinks12V Outlets (2)Transom Coaming w/ GateTee in Dockside Water Manifold to Fill Water TankFish Box MaceratorStainless Steel Gas Shocks for Port/Starboard Boxes & Fish BoxGas Shocks on Mezzanine Bench Seat LidLighted Etched Glass Window above Mezzanine Seat (Channel Glass)Tuna Tubes Starboard of Transom Box (2)Additional Speakers on Cockpit Haunches (2)Fishbox Extends through Port Sole Box w/ Dividers (receives ice from chipper)Y-Valve Fresh & Salt Water WashdownsGrab Rail on Port Side of Salon DoorAwlgrip LazaretteWhite Shore Power CordsDual 50 AMP Cablemasters
Hull | Deck | Exterior
She flaunts the Snow White hull and has many upgraded features throughout including:
Underwater Exhaust SystemNew Underwater Lights (4)Hydraulic Bow ThrusterMarquipt Tenderlift 1500lbs w/ 120" Boom & Manual RotationRecessed Trim Tab CoversProp Pockets (Reduces Draft)Custom Chine (Reduces High Speed Spray)Awlgripped Bilges and Anchor LockerHydraulic WindlassHydraulic Outriggers13' Novurania Hard bottom Tender w/ 60 hp Yamaha Four Stroke Outboard, has VHF Compass & Depth Sounder w/ recent complete serviceFresh Bottom Paint & Zincs (06/15)Fresh Oil & Filters for Mains/Generators (08/15)Additional Fuel Tank Total of (3)Custom Cover on Tender New in 2012Dimmers for Quartz LightsHull Color - Snow WhiteDanforth Style Anchor w/ 200' 5/16 chain + 400 lineBow Pulpit w/ RailingsFresh Water in Anchor LockerAwlgrip Painted Rub Rail Matches GelcoatUndermounted Flybridge Side Handrails that Wrap Around 18" Port & StarboardFiberglass Side Thru Hulls
This is the main feature that makes "National" stand out from the other 68' Vikings on the market today. Escape the elements and enjoy the luxurious flybridge that is fully enclosed. Not only is it a comfortable place to navigate, this area can also be used as a sky lounge to entertain your family and friends. Main features include:
STIDD Helm Chair w/ cup holdersSharp 20" LCD Flat Screen TVPort & Starboard Jump Seats w/ Footrests Storage Drawers under Starboard Seat (2)J-Shaped Ultra Leather Lounge on Raised Floor w/ Storage12V Alpine Stereo CD Player w/ Sirius XMCentral VacuumPower Assist SteeringPanasonic Phone SystemBaby Ostrich Headliner & ValancesOverhead Acrylic Railing Teak Coffee TableAft Port Cabinet w/ Refrigerator/Ice Maker, Bottle Storage, Storage Drawer & CabinetEmergency Back Up Engine ControlsOverhead Red Lights (4) (Helm)Remote Spotlight Controls (2)Dimmer on Overhead LightsMoritz Monitor SystemBow Thruster ControlRemote Generator Gauge PanelReflector/Sun Shield covers for all windows, custom madeNew window tintRaised Wrap-Around Helm Console w/ Black Ultra Leather & Teak EdgesHi Gloss Teak Cabinetry & FurnishingsSpiral Staircase to SalonMDEC Trolling ValvesExhaust Temp Pyrometer GaugesFuel Gauges
Aft Control Station (Flybridge)
Seating to Starboard w/ StorageHydraulic Outrigger ControlsVEI Display ScreenMiya Epoch USR9 Teaser Reels w/ remoteAdditional Speakers w/ Volume Control in SalonSingle Lever Side Mount ControlsFuruno Nav PilotNew Furuno NavNet SystemVHF RadioNew Cover for PodLED lights in overhang (3)Rod Rocker Launchers on Aft Railing (12)Control Station located to PortLadder to CockpitCenter Ladder to TowerBow Thruster Control
Center LadderCompassNavnet (plot, depth, etc..) VEI screen, engine controls, thruster, VHF radio, RD30 Unit, Auto Pilot, trim tabsTri Colored Recessed Lights in Tower Sunshade Center BarQuartz Lights Molded 100V w/ SS Bezel (Aft)Bench Seat w/ backrestTrim Tab Switch on Control BoxNav Lights Molded Port & Starboard into platform (wired)MDEC Controls & Steering Custom Palm Beach Tuna Tower, 6' gapPolished Rod Holders (10)Bridge Rail 3-Sided, DoubleCenter Rigged Pipe WeldersOutriggers: Pipe Welders 43' 3" Spreader, Hydro Riggers, Multiaction Layout & Laydown, Hydro LockAntenna Brackets SAT TV DomeControl Box, 72 w/ Flush Mounted Compass, w/ recessed for displays in faceQuartz Light 110V Molded Forward w/ SS BezelBonded TowerPolished Rod Holders Welded Aft Legs below Ring (2)J-Hooks Welded to Front Legs for Antenna Lay Down (4)Start/StopHorn ButtonsMEDC-EDM Displays Mounted onto Face of Control Box (2)Tri-Colored Recessed Lights in Tower Sunshade Center Bar (2)
The electronics package is completely upgraded. It is more than enough for navigating those extended fishing trips or family getaways. Key features include:
Furuno Electronics Package: Sea Map Plotter, Radar (12KW w/ 6.5 Array), Navnet II System, Navnet II Network Video Sounder, 50/200 2KW Comb. Transducer, RD-30 Digital Depth Display w/ 235KHZ Depth Transducer, RD-30 Digital Depth Display, Black Box Video Sounder, Auto Pilot System, Navnet II Explorer Software, Maxsea w/ Bathymetric Chartplotter, Target Tracking Module, Bathymetric Chart, AIS Transponder System Interfaces Date to Maxsea Plotter & Radar, Safety Alarm, Depth Sounder, GPSKVH 18" Direct TV System w/ Dockside SplitterKVH HD SAT Converter KitDirect TV HD SAT Receivers (Salon, Bridge & All Staterooms)KVH INMARSAT Mini-M SAT Phone linked to communication computerVEI onboard computer, PRO PC, Operation System: Windows XP Pro w/ upgradePanasonic 3x8 Mainframe KSU, FAX Detect CardPanasonic Speaker Phones (Flybridge, Engine Room, Crew, Master Stateroom)Panasonic 3-Line Cordless (Salon, VIP Stateroom, Starboard Guest Stateroom)Panasonic 120GB Recorder/DVD BurnerDigital Cell AMP/Repeater w/ 2.5' CELL AntennaCharles Cell Phone Integration BaseZOOM DLS ModemICOM 602 VHF w/ Remote Mounted Mic (Flybridge, Master, Tower)ICOM VHF External Speaker (Mezzanine, Aft Station)ICOM 802 Single Side Band w/ Tuner (Flybridge)ICOM VHF Command Mic (Aft Station, Salon, Mezzanine)ELBEX 4MM Color Ball Camera | Engine Room (3), TowerVIMAR Wired Network Jacks (Flybridge, Master, Salon)Camera System on each Outrigger & Center CockpitNVT Thermal Imaging SystemXM Satellite TunerEXTRON Video Switching Matrix SystemEXTRON Digital Video Scalers (6)WTCM Weather Channel System, MarinerNew Nav Computer w/ Nobletec Time Zero Chart Plotter & Fugarwi Chart plotterFugarwi Chart Plotter ProgramGyration Mini RF Wireless Keyboard (Flybridge)Interlink RF Wireless Mouse (Flybridge)Weems & Path ClockHEIL External SSB Speaker, Clear Speech (Flybridge)SPECO Hailer Horn (Tower)SPECO Hailer Horn w/ remote mic (Flybridge)APC 1000 VA Power Backup (Flybridge)ACR RCL100 Remote Spotlight, 24V (2) (Hard Top)Alpine XM Ready Marine CD Receiver (Flybridge)IKEGAMI Quad Camera Switch (Flybridge)Airmat Ultrasonic Weather Station, Wind/Temp/GPS (Flybridge)VEI 12" Bright LCS Display (Aft Station)VEI 15" LCD Displays (2) (Flybridge)VEI Dedicated Keypad (Flybridge)VEI MARCI / PC Based Plotter (Flybridge)VEI 18" LDC Displays (3) (Flybridge)Wireless Throughout the BoatACR Category 1 Automatic EPIRBVIMAR Wired Network Jacks (Flybridge, Master Stateroom, Salon)Polk XM Radio Tuner (Salon, Master Stateroom)Niles IR Remote SystemAPC UPS Backups (2)SPAUN Amplishield MultiswitchChannel Digital Quad Modulator
Upon entering the salon of this 68' Viking Enclosed Bridge, you'll notice just how well she has been maintained. Luxury at it's finest everywhere you look. Light floods in from all angles and the open concept allows for a seamless entertaining environment. Key features include:
Upgraded L-Shaped Sofa w/ Storage (Almond Ultra Leather)Electric Automatic Salon DoorCustom Amtico Flooring upon Entry (Full Width)BOSE Entertainment SystemTeak LambrequinsPremiere Edition Carpet & Fabrics
Cocktail Table w/ Hi-Lo MechanismHunter Douglas Silhouette Window TreatmentsHidden A/C Discharge42" Panasonic TV in Pop-Up CabinetChannel Plus Runs DVD ThroughoutOverhead Acrylic Hand RailFluted Teak ValancesWeems and Plath ClockBottle Storage in Lift Top Cabinet by Spiral Staircase w/ additional side cabinetCocktail Table w/ Hi-Lo MechanismHigh Gloss Teak FinishAnd more...
Galley | Dinette
There is no better place to cook your fresh catch of the day than the galley on "National". Your Sub-Zero Fridge/Freezer combinations not only look stylish, but they will keep your food fresh longer. Prep your meals on the granite countertops and enjoy that food at your Spacious Dinette area fitted with an oversized Teak Table and seats draped in Ultra leather. Highlights include:
Granite CountertopsPlenty of Storage in Cabinets & DrawersSub-Zero Refrigerator Drawers (4)Sub-Zero Freezer Drawers w/ Icemaker (2)Amtico Cherry & Holly Flooring ThroughoutPolished Brass FaucetLarge Undermounted SinkTrash CompactorGarbage Disposal110 Outlets in Island (2)Microwave/Convection OvenBeveled Mirror BacksplashRecessed 3 Burner CooktopExhaust fan above stoveDinette: Custom Oversized Teak Table, U-Shaped Seating for 5, Almond Ultra leatherAnd more...
Imagine retiring to your master stateroom after a long day at sea. But not just any master stateroom. "National" has one that is fit for a king and queen. Stretching the full beam of the vessel, it has a flat screen TV, BOSE stereo system, plenty of storage and more. Some of the key features include:
32" Sharp Flatscreen HD TVBOSE Stereo System Custom Carpet & Soft GoodsWalkaround Athwarthship King Bed w/ Storage underneathUpgraded MattressBuilt-in bedside cabinets with storage Overhead Hatch with Blackout & ScreenLarge Hanging Lockers with Teak Doors (2)Abundant StorageAnd more...
The ensuite Master head has a luxurious feel that you would find in most high-end spas back on land. The granite continues on the countertops and the shower is fitted with a one piece frameless door. Key features include:
Amtico Cherry & Holly FlooringGranite Vanity TopBrass Shower & Sink FixturesOne Piece Frameless Shower DoorSealand Magnum Opus CommodeStorage ClosetCustom WallpaperExhaust Fan
"National" has the preferred optional stateroom layout that features the VIP all the way forward with multiple berths. This allows you to sleep more guests and utilizes space efficiently. Some main features include:
VIP Viking Arrangement (Double to Port & Raised Single to Starboard)Mattress Upgrades Custom Carpet & Fabrics13" Sharp Aquos Flat Screen TVLarge Hanging LockerAmple Storage CabinetsOverhead Hatch w/ Blackout & ScreenReading LightsAll Flats are TeakCustom WallpaperAnd more...
Starboard Guest Stateroom
13" Sharp Aquos Flat Screen TVUpgraded Carpets & FabricsStorage Drawers (6)Upgraded MattressHanging Lockers w/ Storage Drawers (2)Upper & Lower Bunks
Your crew will be taken care of in "National". Their stateroom has upper & lower bunks, a 13" Sharp Aquos Flat Screen TV, DVD player and plenty of storage. The crew head has corian vanity countertop, brass hardware, Amtico cherry & holly flooring, Seahead Magnum Opus commode and stall shower. This area also has an access door to the engine room.
She is powered by MTU V16 M91's putting out 2030 hp each. This is the more desirable optional engine package. More powerful and reliable than other options. The engine room is thoughtfully designed with ample room for maintenance and upkeep. Key features include:
MTU 2000 V16 M91's (2,030 hp each)MTU 2,000 Hour Service Completed January 2011Engine & Generators Oil Filter Service (08/15)Generators: Onan 27.5 KW (2) (2,250 hours) Full Service (08/15)Watermaker: Sea Recovery 1200 GPD w/ Auto Back flush Full Service (07/15)New airsep engine air filters (12/14)Back-Up Fuel Transfer Pump w/ Manifold System in ParallelDelta-T Air Maker-Up System, 30 gal quick recoveryHot Water HeaterGrundfor 110V Dual Stage Freshwater PumpBattery Chargers (3)Oil Change Systems (Mains, Generators, Transmissions)Fuel Transfer System w/ alarmBatteries (3) Independent 254V Banks, Maint. Free in fiberglass boxes New in 2013 & 2014Ultraviolet Water purification system throughout entire vesselLivewell Pumps in Parallel (2)Auxillary DC Freshwater PumpClean Out Bilge PumpCharles Auto Phase C-Power Shore Power TransformersDual Power Steering PumpsGenerator Gas/Water Separators (2)Emergency Y-Valve Pick-UpFire Suppression SystemA/C CompressorsEngine Room Awlgrip PaintedDual Raycor FiltersAwlgrip Painted Brass Thru-Hulls & Sea StrainersAccess Door to Crews Quarters"Y" Clean Outs on Each A/C Discharge LineGauges at Engine Room Entrance for Water Temperature, Engine Oil Pressure, Digital TachFreshwater Outlet Oil Change Line to Cockpit BoxBattery Parallel System for Mains & Generator StartShelves over GeneratorsTool Boxes on Each ShelfHydraulic System for Windlass & Bow Thruster24V Fuel Priming PumpsFuel Bleeder Line to Prime EngineAll Components Mounted on ISO Dampers110V Outlet at BulkheadPEX Fresh Water Manifold Shutoff System (ER & FWD Bilge)All Pumps Painted White, Except Fresh Water PumpEngine Start/Stop Switches110V & 24V lighting
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. Hours listed may vary from actual hours due to recent use. Purchaser is encouraged to verify hours prior to purchase. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.