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2005 Viking Express

$448,000 USD

  • $448,000 USD
  • Russ Schafer
  • Active
  • Used
  • Multi Species Fish Boats
  • 2005
  • Viking
  • Express
  • Fort Lauderdale, Florida, US
  • Power
  • 45ft / 13.72 m
  • 16ft 3in / 4.95 m
  • Man
  • L V-8 Man Crm Common Rail
  • Inboard
  • Diesel
  • Fiberglass
  • 2015-06-17
  • 2016-10-12
  • 2313481

This 2005 Viking Express features Common Rail V-8s with 1,045 hours (1,000-hour service completed at a cost $21,000). She has an air conditioned helm deck with hardtop, electric teasers reels, outriggers, and new three-sided enclosure (May 2016), two bait wells, freezer and refrigerator coolbox.

She also has a queen-sized master stateroom and pullout sleeper in salon. This allows for a larger salon with U-shaped seating and sleeper sofa in thesalon. Galley has teak and holly floors

  • Air conditioned helm deck with three captain's chairs
  • Three-sided enclosure replaced May 2016 
  • 4 underwater lights (2014)
  • North Star 6000I 15" screen GPS
  • Furuno Nav Net 6' array radar  
  • Furuno Bottom Sounder FCV 1200
  • Custom tower with buggy fiberglass top, outriggers, electric teasers reels
  • New props and running gear inspection 
  • 17kW Onan generator 1500 hours or less 

Vessel Details

2005 Viking 45 Open with custom tower. Air conditioned helm, tuna tower and low hours with full service.   

As you walk onboard, she has spacious cockpit with tackle center, freezer, coolbox, ice chipper (needs work) and livewell.

The tower is easily accessible and the steps are bigger than most. This tower was custom built by Palm Beach Towers and includes a molded hardtop, four-sided enclosure and a fiberglass buggy top with helm and seating, and molded spreader lights. Several steps down from the helm area is the spacious salon. 

This allows for a very large entertaining area without losing sleeping space. The U-shaped sofa has pull-out bed, beautiful hi-lo table and storage cabinets; to starboard is the galley. As you walk forward of the salon/galley to starboard is the head with stall shower. Also forward is the main stateroom with island large double bed with lift to access massive storage.


  • Side by side refrigerator and freezer, and another in helm area
  • Single lever hot and cold faucet (Euro style)
  • Corian sink and countertop
  • Sharp carousel microwave/convection oven
  • Insinkerator garbage disposal
  • Princess 2-burner electric stovetop (recessed) w/Corian cover
  • Deep pantry storage
  • Spacious teak cabinets & drawers with and teak and holly flooring (Amtico)


  • Teak Cabinetry & Joinery
  • Vinyl Headliner
  • Teak & Holly Flooring (Amtico)
  • Sony DVD/VCR
  • U-Shaped Sofa w/Pull-Out Bed
  • JBL CD/FM Player (12V)
  • Hi-Lo Teak Table w/Teak Base & Ring
  • Cruisair (SMXir) Air-Conditioning System
  • Central VAC under Steps from Helm
  • Sliding Door from Helm Area with Screen
  • Overhead Hatch with Screen & Blackout Shade
  • Storage Cabinets on Port Side


  • Exhaust Fan
  • Receptacle, 120V
  • Solid Brass Towel Bar/Ring 
  • Custom Wallpaper
  • Vacuflush Head
  • Teak Faced Vanity Counter with Storage
  • Corian Sink & Counter Top
  • Overhead Hatch with Screen & Black Out Shade
  • Mirrored Wall with Mirrored Medicine Cabinet
  • Stall Shower with Gold Shower Door
  • Teak & Holly Flooring (Amtico)


  • EDQ 17 KW Onan Diesel Generator (1,400 Hours )
  • Anchor Light Up Front 
  • Heavy Duty Batteries with Fiberglass Boxes
  • Battery Charger (2)
  • Battery Disconnect Switches
  • Battery Paralleling
  • Bilge Blowers
  • Bonded Electrical System with Ground Plates
  • Color Coded & Labeled Wiring System
  • Engine Room Lights
  • Glendinning Cablemaster 50 Amp, 240VInstrument Panel Light
  • Master Control Panel with 24V/120V Circuit Breakers, AC Master Control Switch, Voltmeters Ampmeter and Frequency Meter
  • Navigation Lights
  • Receptacles


V-8 MAN  900 Hp Common rail with only 1045 1000 hour service completed. Most efficient engine package available.

  • Acoustical & Thermal Insulation
  • Air Conditioning, Zoned with Reverse Cycle Heat
  • Ball-Type Fuel Valves
  • Bilge Pumps (6)
  • Dockside Water Connection w/Pressure Reducing Valve
  • External Sea Strainers
  • Fire Suppression System - Automatic/Manual
  • Fresh Water Fill Hose, Engines & Generator
  • Pressurized Fresh Water System
  • Reinforced Fiberglass Fuel Tank 
  • Fuel//Water Separator Filters
  • Generator
  • Holding Tank w/Dockside & Overboard Pump Out
  • Hour Meters 1045
  • Mufflers, Engines and Generator
  • Power Assist Steering
  • Nibral Propellers
  • Rudders
  • Seacocks, Underwater Thru-Hulls
  • Shafts, Aquamet Stainless Steel, Double Taper
  • Structural Steel Engine Beds
  • Struts, Manganese Bronze
  • Synchronizer
  • Trim Tabs
  • Twin Diesel Engines w/Reduction Gearing
  • Water Heater
  • Water Tank, Reinforced Fiberglass
  • Y-Valve Emergency Bilge Pumps (2)


  • Polished Rod Holders welded to Rail behind Hardtop (6)
  • Rupp 36 ' Outriggers mounted on Hardtop Aft
  • Rupp Center Rigger
  • MAN Electronic Controls & Steering
  • Nav Light & Stern Light are molded (recessed) with LED Lights
  • Handrails welded to Sides of Hardtop
  • Perimeter Rail Overhead Lights in Helm Area (Red & White)
  • Manufactured & Installed by Palm Beach Towers
  • Molded Fiberglass Hardtop w/raised Radar Pod on Top and recessed Electric Teaser Reels Miya Epoch US8 on the Interior
  • 4-Sided Strataglass Enclosure - Three panels replaced May 2016, Track-To-Track 2 Zip Panel on Sides and 1 Aft
  • Tower Sunshade - Molded Fiberglass Top with painted Oval Center Tube
  • Bench Seat with Backrest


  • Electronic Trolling Valves
  • Fire System Control
  • Lighted Compass
  • Monitoring System: Fire, Engine Room Temp., High Bilge Water, High Exhaust Temperature and Generator
  • Recessed Electronics Box (2)
  • Recessed Radio Box
  • Windshield
  • Windshield Wipers with Washers
  • Cruiseair A/C (SMXir)
  • Helm Pod with Single Lever Controls
  • 3 Murray Teak Ladderback Helm Seats
  • Adjustable Footrest on Center Helm Chair
  • Locking Rod Storage under Port (Lift-Up) Seating
  • Locking Storage under Starboard & Aft Seating
  • Starboard Locking Storage Cabinet w/Cushion Top
  • Refrigerator/Ice Maker (needs to be replaced)
  • Large L-Shaped Seating w/Custom Storage for Rods (Locking)
  • Helm Deck Carpeting


  • Bow Pulpit with Lewmar 
  • Bow Rails
  • SS Bow Cleats
  • Anchor Locker w/Freshwater Wash Down
  • Rubrails Painted to Match Gelcoat


  • Livewell in Sole
  • Transom Box
  • Refrigerated Step Box
  • Dual Thermostat for Cockpit Freezer
  • Boarding Box, Fiberglass
  • Cable TV and Telephone Connection
  • Dockside Electric & Water Connection
  • Engine Room Access Door with Lock
  • Lights, Indirect
  • Recessed Cleats and Hawse Pipes
  • Recessed Fish Box
  • Large Bait Freezer
  • Rod Holders (4)
  • Self-Bailing Cockpit
  • Speakers
  • Storage Locker
  • Tackle Cabinet & Freezer with Sink
  • Walkthrough Transom Door
  • Transom Steps
  • Awlgrip Lazarette
  • Y-Valve for Washdowns (Fresh & Saltwater)
  • Stainless Steel Gas Springs for Lids
  • Glendinning Cablemaster with White 50 Amp Cord
  • Combo (White) TV/Phone CableProp Smith Prop Tool (Remove & Install)
  • 12V Plugs under P&S Gunnels
  • J-Hook for Power Cord
  • Underwater Lights - (2) Out Transom & (2) Out Bottom (Xenon 24V)
  • Cockpit Misters - 10 Mister Jet 115V Pump wiyh 10 Misters (system needs work and updating)


2016 new enclosure, least expensive 45 Viking on the market. Air conditioning serviced.

Motor serviced and checked January 2016

MAN 1000-hour service done in 2014/2015  ($21,000) 

Boat pulled, running gear check and new props 2014  

Needs topside paint cockpit and bow, few spots on milkiness in salon

Boat runs very well just needs some cosmetics

Priced right - owner motivated


  • Main Helm Area 
  • ICOM 602 VHF Radio 
  • Radar/Back-Up Chart System: 
  • NavNet 10.4 Color Radar with 12KW 6 Array (C-Map) 
  • Navnet WAAS GPS Receiver 
  • Chartplotter System 
  • Northstar 6000I Chartplotter 
    Fishfinder System 
    Furuno FCV1200 10.4" Color LCD Fishfinder Display 
  • Bronze TH Transducer w/Temp (1kw) 
  • High-Speed Fairing Block
  • HRP10-12 Hydraulic Rev. Pumpset 
  • VHF Radio Repeater from Lower Station 
  • Furuno RD30 4.5" Mono LCD Digital Depth Display 


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.

For Sale By Denison Yacht Sales - Dania Beach

850 NE 3rd Street #205 Harbour Towne Marina
Dania Beach, Florida, 33004