$699,000 | Holden Beach NC

General Description

"...yet another example of why Viking so dominates the market for premium, executive-class convertibles." PowerBoat Guide

"Ditch Digger" is a beautiful and well maintained example of the classic Viking 48 Convertible with the optional Three-Stateroom Two-Head layout.  She features twin MAN Diesels rated at 1100 HP each, Upgraded Electronics, Tuna Tower, and more.

"Ditch Digger" has been maintained by a certified MAN dealer since new, all services completed when required, including a very recent  (July 2022) full MAN service.  

Please check the Full Specs for more details and information!  This listing is not located at our office docks, please call for showing instructions!



Ditch Digger features the optional Three-Stateroom Two-Head Layout.

  • Portside Master with Island Queen Berth
  • Private Master Head with Stall Shower
  • Forward Guest Stateroom with Over/Under Berths
  • Mid Guest Stateroom with Over/Under Berths
  • Guest Head and Shower with Day Door AND Privacy Door to Guest Stateroom
Engines and Generator
  • Twin MAN Engines Model D2840LE423 - 1100HP Each - 4400 Hours
  • Scheduled for Major Service in January 2022
  • ZF 550A Transmissions


  • 17 KW Onan Marine GenSet Model 17MDKBD-2661 with Sound Shield - 4800 Hours

Recent Major Services

  • All Four Turbos Rebuilt or Replaced - September 2017
  • Rebuild Water Pumps / Replace Block Heaters - December 2017
  • Rebuild Raw Water Pumps - December 2019
  • Replace Both MMDS Displays - January 2020
  • New Risers - August 2022
  • Two Year 1000 hour Cooling Service / Clean Heat Exchangers, Aftercoolers, Turbo Housings / Belts, Impellors, and Heat Exchanger Caps - August 2022
Flybridge Electronics
  • Garmin Model 8616 VHF Radio with a remote Garmin, Model 215 Hand Microphone
  • Garmin Model 315 VHF Radio 
  • Two Garmin Model GPSmap 8616 16" GPS, Plotter, Sounder, Radar, Weather
  • SIMRAD Model AP26 Auto-Pilot
  • Garmin Model H20 Sea Water Temperature
  • ACR Electronics Remote Operated Spotlight
  • Ritchie Powerdamp Compass
  • Trumpet Horn
Tower Station Electronics
  • Garmin Model GPSmap  xs GPS, Plotter, Sounder, Radar, Weather
  • Ritchie Compass
Entertainment Electronics


Sony Model Bravia LCD TV

Bose Model Lifestyles Stereo, DVD, CD Player

Direct TV Receiver

Samsung Model DVD 1080P7 DVD Player

KVH Trac Vision Satellite TV Tracking System and Controller


Master Stateroom

Sharp Flat Screen TV

Samsung Model DVD 1080P7


Starboard Guest Bunk

Sharp Flat Screen TV



Fusion Stereo



  • U-Shaped Galley Features Solid Surface Countertops and Beautiful Cabinetry
  • Four (4) Sub-Zero Drawer Type Refrigerator / Freezer Units
  • Kenyon 3 Burner Solid Surface Stove - Recessed with Solid Surface Cover
  • Sharp Carousel Model Grill-2 Microwave/Convection
Additional Information
  • Kenmore Washer and Dryer
  • Fortress Anchor
  • Four Cruisair Units 45000 BTU Total
Canvas and Covers
  • Three sided EZ2CY Canvas Flybridge Enclosure
  • Flybridge Helm Cover
  • Tower Station Helm Cover
  • Helm Seat Covers
  • Cockpit Fighting Chair Cover
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. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

General Information

  • Boat Name Ditch Digger
  • Manufacturer Viking
  • Model 48 Convertible
  • Model Year 2005


  • Cabins 3
  • Heads 2

Engine Information

  • Manufacturer Man
  • Model D2840LE423
  • Hours 4400


  • LOA 48.83 ft
  • Beam 16.5 ft
  • Draft 4.75 ft


  • Fuel Capacity 1012|gallon
  • Water Capacity 175|gallon