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#9836 1996 53.6' Viking 53 Convertible Sport Fisherman Power Boat

End Time:1/16/2016 09:00
Sold Price:$20,600
Listing Format:Chinese
Location:Freeport, Texas (77541)
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Year:1996Fuel Type:Diesel
Make:VikingEngine Make:Man
Model:53 ConvertibleEngine Model:D2842LE401
Length:53.0Engine Type:Twin Inboard/Outboard
Beam:15.6Fuel Capacity:
Condition:Boat Type:Sport Fisherman


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Inventory #  9836 Location: Freeport, TX General Description: This 1996 53.6' Viking 53 Convertible Sportfish was grounded and taken to the dock where it partially submerged. Hull in poor condition on bottom and good condition topsides. Gelcoat in fair condition. Vessel submerged to approximately top of salon windows or approximately 5’ above sole in salon and up to the ceiling in cabin area. All equipment, appliances and electrical components below that level submerged.  Flybridge not submerged, operation of electrical equipment there not known. Bow scraped through most layers of glass 4” x 6’ with scratches down to gelcoat nearby. Starboard forward of amidships heavily scraped 4’ x 8’, keel scraped through most layers of glass 8’. Starboard Chine broken through glass 6.5’, depth sounder fairing foam broken, starboard prop shaft pulled back ¼” and will not rotate, starboard prop has one missing and two bent blades. Not all equipment could be tested as no power to vessel at time of inspection. Other:  AC: Cruisair AC/Heat (five, zoned with reverse cycle heat), three 7,000, one 30,000, one 24,000 BTU. 24,000 BTU air conditioner on flybridge not submerged, others submerged. AC not tested. Bait freezer, compressor submerged, not tested Bow pulpit Bow thruster, Side Power 24volt, not tested Center rigger Fighting chair, Bluewater teak Fish box, cockpit Flybridge reported not submerged, A/C, controls/gauges not tested, seating forward. Gauges and controls, brand: Man, Viking. Port throttle control will not move on flybridge or in cockpit, engine room gauges submerged flybridge controls and gauges have not been submerged. Handrails, aluminum on flybridge, stainless steel around foredeck Hardtop in good condition, no apparent damage due to this incident Hydraulic controls Hydraulic steering Liferaft: Coastal Cruiser, 6 person, not tested, condition unknown (last inspection 2013). Live Bait well Lower cockpit controls, not tested, condition unknown Rocket launchers Rod holders Rupp 3X Outriggers Rubrail, in good condition, no damage seen to electronic equipment on flybridge. Stainless steel mooring cleats Stairs to lower area damaged. Transom door in good condition Transom shower Trim tabs, condition unknown, not tested. Trolling Valves Upholstery, exterior, flybridge upholstery mildewed Washdown: fresh water, pumps submerged, in poor condition, not tested.  Washdown: raw water, pumps submerged, in poor condition, not tested.  Water heater, Whirlpool, submerged, in poor condition, not tested. Water maker, Sea Recovery 800 GPD R.O., not tested, condition unknown Salon and other windows, in good condition Florida 6% state sales tax will apply for Florida residents.  Storage charges will accrue after the 10 day grace period. Loading fees will apply if no trailer included. Buyer is responsible for loading fees. Hull Material: Fiberglass Height: Beam: 15.6 Displacement: 68600 Draft: 4.10 Engines: Twin Man D2842LE401 1000HP diesel engines. Hours unknown. Engines were submerged. Engines were preserved. All but one fuel injector removed and stored in diesel, engines filled with diesel, turbochargers removed and cleaned. Fuel lines and turbo lines removed. Engine parts and hardware not inventoried. Unknown if all are there. Starboard shaft will not turn by hand. Engines not tested, condition unknown. Transmission: Twin Disc MG5141. Transmissions were submerged. Port transmission has oil mixed with water, starboard showed no visible water. Transmissions have not been preserved. Transmissions not tested, condition unknown. Generator / Battery: Two generators, Onan 20K and Onan 12K, both submerged, not preserved, not tested, condition unknown. Batteries, none sighted at time of inspection. Two Sentry Battery chargers submerged, in poor condition, not tested. Electronics: Furuno 48 mi. radar, three flat screen displays, Simrad 300 KL D autopilot, Icom SSB and VHF, Furuno fishfinder, Garmin GPS map 740, Autohelm Tridata, Autohelm wind speed, KVH TV-Tracvision Satellite receiver, Kenwood satellite radio/CD, no electronics tested. Galley: Galley, up, with sink, storage above/below, Eskimo icemaker, Sharp microwave, Refrigerator, make not sighted, Princess stove. All appliances submerged, not tested, condition unknown. Interior with salon, galley, dinette, forward queen, side bunks, aft berth master, 2 heads, up galley. Interior has been submerged to top of salon windows. The wallpaper shriveled and stained. Headliner, vinyl fabric, submerged, stained. Upholstery, mattresses removed. Woodwork finish damaged, all electrical and electronic equipment submerged. All interior upholstery and carpet removed. Ground Tackle: Windlass, unmarked 24volt, not tested, condition unknown. Canvas, Mast Rigging, Sails: Flybridge isinglass/canvas in fair condition for age. Head: Two heads with sinks, Vacuflush toilets motors and controls submerged, two enclosed showers. Shipping: Item sold "where is". Assistance with shipping is generally available; however, buyer is responsible for costs of preparing item for shipment and charges for loading vessel onto trailer or transport. 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