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68 ft 2008 Viking 68' Convertible

Don't miss this unique opportunity available now in Costa Rica!  

Rum Runner is a ready to go Viking 68!  Impeccably maintained and highly customized by its captain and crew she is a turn key boat.  This 68 is a testament of Viking quality.  Since its inception she has traveled extensively logging over 120,000 miles and has never let its owner and crew down.  Many recent upgrades include new electronics and new generators.  Too many custom items to list, Rum Runner is a must see.  


Pricing Details
USD $ 1,895,000
Boat Details
68' Convertible
68 ft
68 ft 4 in
Boat Category
Boat Class
Sports Fishing Boats
Los Suenos
No. of Engines
Stock Number
BR 2609TC
Boat Name
Rum Runner
Boat Location
Los Suenos CR
Viking Yachts Company
Max Draft
5 ft 5 in
Fuel Tank Capacity
2,350 gal
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Material
Holding Tank Capacity
115 gal
Holding Tank
Water Tank Capacity
355 gal
Water Tank
Sales Rep
Tony Carrizosa
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Engine Details
Fuel Type

Fuel Type

Total Hours
Total Power Quantity
4,040 hp
Drive Type
To receive more information on this yacht please contact:
Tony Carrizosa
(941) 527-1273
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Heads Count
Convertible Saloon
Double Berths
Single Berths
68 ft 4 in
68 ft
Length At Water Line
60 ft 3 in
Beam Measure
19 ft 4 in
  • Upgraded BOSE entertainment system (new in 2014)
  • Carpet runner full canvas (new in 2015)
  • Cocktail table
  • Companionway costa canvas carpet runner with step covers
  • Salon door with electric opener (Jay Beers Door Custom, new 2015)
  • Overhead teak handrail
  • Teak in place of mirror on aft side of galley island
  • Wire box teak
  • Low voltage dimmer lights in dinette on overhead
  • Teak trim where amtico floor meets carpet
  • Amtico Cherry and Holly flooring at salon entranceway
  • 42'' Pop up Samsung TV (new one installed on 2014)
  • Valances to be teak non fluted
  • Vertical teak strips between wall panels in companionway
  • Washer and dryer pantry door open aft in companionway (new in 2014)
  • Additional switch for electric door mounted inboard of custom cabinet next to starboard arm of sofa
  • Shelves between salon door and entertainment center
  • Love seat against aft galley wall
  • Custom cabinetry on forward of entertainment center
  • Ice Maker recessed behind door same as galley Ice Maker
  • Wall between dinette and sofa with granite on top acting as half wall
  • Electric barboy
  • Square dining table on teak
  • Blind covers on teak
  • Salon door type catches on stateroom in place of hook and eye
  • Sofa with upgraded style, ultraleather 291-3700 ivory
  • Wrapped hatch carpert
  • Custom headliner material throughout boat including interior hardware
  • Brushed nickel coverplates for switches and receptacles throughout
  • Sofa with storage arms
  • Aft door drape
  • VHF in love seat arm

  • Giallo del Oro granite countertop
  • Loveseat with ultraleather ivory with sleeper
  • Galley countertop squared off

  • Table teak with teak pedestal
  • 110V Outlet for CPU

Master Stateroom
  • Custom wallpaper
  • BOSE Stereo/DVD player entertainment system
  • Safe
  • Hardwire night table lamps
  • Queen upgraded mattress
  • Teak on ending of table
  • Teak on entry credenza
  • 32'' TV
  • Right closet with hanging storage area on left side and shelves on right side
  • Left closet with shelves on bottom with hanging area
  • Extra set of sheets

Master Stateroom Head
  • Full size head (sealand magnum opus)
  • Custom wallpaper Ventura BB-VN-03
  • Teak face on lower vanity
  • Mirror ceiling
  • Mirror with wallpaper around upper vanity insert
  • Custom amtico flooring Onyx Beige
  • Chrome shower door hardware for frameless shower door
  • Satin nickel shower fixtures
  • Brushed nickel towel bars and rings
  • Satin nickel faucet
  • Additional lighting
  • Giallo del Oro vanity with bone sink
  • Mirrored closet and door

Forward Stateroom
  • VIP Crossover forward layout
  • Custom wallpaper J319-102
  • Upgraded mattresses for both beds
  • Extended upper bunk inboard
  • Extra set of sheets

Forward Stateroom Head
  • Full size head (sealand magnum opus)
  • Custom wallpaper BW21-37
  • Mirror ceiling
  • Teak face on lover vanity
  • Mirror wallpaper around upper vanity insert
  • Custom amtico flooring Onyx Beige
  • Corian vanity countertop with bone sink
  • Brushed aluminum shower door 
  • Satin nickel on shower fixtures
  • Satin nickel faucet

Starboard Stateroom
  • Custom wallpaper KASHI 7621-20
  • Sharp 15” Flat Screen TV
  • Orthopedic mattresses for both bunks
  • Top locker on teak
  • Pocket door
  • TV installed in place of door
  • Hydraulic upper bunk
  • Aft closet split, bottom can be used as night table, upper remain large to hang shirts
  • Extra set of sheets

Starboard Head
  • Full size head (sealand magnum opus)
  • Custom wallpaper BW21-37
  • Mirror around upper vanity insert
  • Teak face on lower vanity
  • Custom amtico flooring LK14 Limestone
  • Corian vanity countertop with bone sink (magna sahara)
  • Chrome shower door
  • Satin nickel on shower fixtures
  • Brushed nickel on towel bars
  • Satin nickel faucet

Crew Stateroom
  • Custom wallpaper KASHI 7621-20
  • Sharp 15” Flat Screen TV above hanging locker
  • Orthopedic mattresses on both bunks
  • Locker top on teak
  • Shelves (2) above mirror on bottom of bunk
  • Drawers (2) splitted horizontally on bottom
  • Hydraulic lift on upper bunk
  • Extra set of sheets

Crew Head
  • Full size head (sealand magnum opus)
  • Custom wallpaper BW21-37
  • Mirror ceiling
  • Custom Amtico flooring LK-14 Limestone
  • Chrome shower door
  • Vanity countertop in corian color Magna Sahara
  • Satin nickel on shower fixtures
  • Brushed nickel on towel bars
  • Satin nickel faucet

  • Swim platform and ladder
  • Live well in sole with new pump
  • Transom coaming with gate without fishbox
  • Mezzanine cockpit
  • Ice machine with discharge into cockpit sole box at starboard side (new in 2013)
  • 3 Rod holders in each haunch (total of 6)
  • Cockpit coaming pads
  • Fishbox dividers
  • Awlgrip lazatte
  • Quick disconnects on hose connections at dockside inlet
  • Y-Valve for fresh and salt water washdowns
  • Teak cockpit sole
  • Storage lockers under port and starboard coamings
  • Tackle drawers in face of mezzanine bench seat port side (2 sets of drawers)
  • Grill 
  • Rod holders release marine screwless swivel
  • Additional rod holders all release marine screwless swivel
  • DC Bilge light in lazarette (light mounted center aft of acess)
  • Extra support for swim platform and ladder
  • Tuna tubes in gunwale at transom box
  • Bait box in transom without altering coaming
  • Port locker modified to place grill
  • Tee in dockside water manifold to fill water tank
  • Custom made aluminum cockpit shade
  • Release marine fighting chair with rocket launcer
  • Custom installed Foruno screen on back of fighting chair
  • Gaggeneau Grill


  • Foruno CH 300 side scanning sonar
  • Icom scrambler UT units
  • Furuno encoders for Navnet
  • Underwater lights new in 2014
  • JL Audio new in 2014
  • Harmony Logitech Remote Control
  • Push button switches
  • Furuno GP 330B
  • Furuno 3.6 LCD Display
  • Furuno Handheld Controller FAP 7021
  • Furuno Second Station FAP 7001
  • 12'' Furuno Display
  • Icom Command
  • Multiswitch spaun
  • Isatphone
  • JL Audio Speakers
  • Furuno SC30
  • Furuno IF-NMEASC
  • Furuno MJ-A6SPF0003-050C
  • 2 Furuno MU240T 24'' Wide Multi-touch GB Display
  • 3 Furuno TZTouch Black Box Navnet
  • 4 Furuno Remote Control Unit (1 in Tower, 2 in Bridge, 1 Cockpit)
  • Furuno 24' Monitor for cockpit
  • Fighting chair monitor
  • 12'' Tower monitor
  • Blackbox Navnet touch for matrix switcher in Cockpit
  • Chirp Sounder
  • Chirp Transducer pocket mount
  • Autopilot with second station

  • MTU trolling valves
  • Fiberglass helm pod
  • Recessed electronic boxes
  • TV Antenna under bridge forward
  • Storage freezer
  • Stainless steel gas springs on bench seats
  • Hatch over bridge ladder opening hinged inboard
  • Push button catches for electronic boxes
  • Floor inside port bench seat for rod clips
  • Fresh water outlet on bridge
  • Bridge with exposed fasteners
  • Drip dry foam IPO standard for FB cushions
  • Temp mount horns under bridge
  • Removable FB jump seat backrest
  • Forward feed for tower with labeled shutoff valve in FWD FB locker
  • VHF Radio ICOM-604
  • Helm chairs provided by Release Marine
  • Handrail on side of helm console above helm access door
  • Single lever controls with bow thruster button in handless
  • Grab rail at top of access ladder to be awlgripped IPO powder coated
  • Run wire track 2” x 1” from helm console to helm chair pedestal


  • Awlgrip anchor locker
  • Magnetic switches for all bilge lights

  • Freshwater washdown at bow inside anchor locker

  • Dinghy on foredeck

  • Undermounted bridge side hand rails wrap 18” around front of bridge

  • Additional backing plate for dinghy

  • Two additional cleats

  • Fill for fresh water tank

  • Bow pulpit

  • Davit 1700 lbs. tenderlift new with hydraulic rotation 120”, actuator changed valve block pulled apart and paited in  2016

  • Lewmar V4 SS Windlass (Gypsy and drum) new in 2016

  • Hull color: Snow White
  • Bottom painted black
  • Boot stripe Viking standard black
  • Additional fuel tank for a total of 3 tanks
  • DC Bow thruster
  • Fiberglass side thru-hulls

Palm Beach Tower
  • Tuna Tower
  • Upgraded hard top lights (Tricolor I2 system LED lights), blue, white, red.
  • Radar pod oval style, extended for SAT dome, sliding door, bracket and runs for teaser reels
  • Nav. lights on port and starboard molded (new in 2010)
  • Stern light molded (new in 2010)
  • Molded standing plarform with coupler box on platform
  • Quartz light 110V molded on forward platform S/S Bezel
  • Tower sunshade molded with painted oval center tube
  • Bench seat with backrest
  • Upgraded antenna bracket for Sat TV 24'' Dome
  • Wash down water in tower
  • Control box 60'' single lever pod style with flush mounted compass
  • MTU controls and steering, smartline, M91, pod style, single lever controls
  • MTU engine displays mounted in drop down box (new in 2015)
  • 43' Outrigger pipewelders, "Super Riggers 43'', 3 spreader bridge release heavy aft bar
  • Rigger locks
  • Center rigger pipewelders
  • Bridge rail 3 sided double aft, leg to leg, to outer legs
  • Rod holders polished (6), teardrop style
  • Flag staff aft
  • Enclosure 3 sided aft edge helm
  • Powder coated aluminum flangeless track
  • Air vent forward top panel
  • 3 Quartz lights, teaser reels, anchor/nav. lights, bond tower
  • 2 flag staff each side perimeter rail
  • Satin black sunshade
  • Release marine hardtop inserts with roller tips
  • Control box with engine start-stop control and horn
  • Lower safety rail aft bridge rail
  • Safety rail at ladder opening
  • Bowthruster control in tower control box
  • Single lever control hnadles with bowthruster buttons
  • Lights dual color blue and white V marine series
  • I2 Systems dual color lights under platform with fiberglass recess
  • V Series tower sunshade
  • Upgraded tower steering wheel (Rybo style)
  • Additional teaser line grommets out bottom of hardtop
  • Custom reels on teaser reel bracket in hardtop
  • Custom center seat below tower belly band
  • 2 additional recessed dual color LED lights tower platform for a total of 4
  • 2 additional LED lights tower platform
  • Bracket and mount electric reels overhead on tower sunshade
  • Palm Beach panel track to track sunshade to control box

Engine Room
  • Access door from crew quarters
  • 1400 GPD Watermaker with auto backflush
  • MTU 16V 2000 M91 – 2028 MHP (7800 hrs, all services with Elite Diesel)
  • Awlgrip brass thru hulls and sea strainers in eng. room and forward bilges
  • Fuel filters snow white (rebuilt and painted in 2015)
  • Pumps painted snow white
  • Run line from oil change system to cockpit dockside box
  • Dual power steering pumps IPO of standard single on port engine
  • Customer supplied tool box painted
  • Backup seawater pump for air conditioning system
  • Headhunter fresh water pump
  • Auxiliary DC fresh water pump
  • 110V outlet on aft bulkhead at entranceway
  • Clean out bilge pump with garden hose adapter on inlet
  • Generator gas-water separators for both generators
  • Charles Autophase C-Power shore power transformer (rebuilt in 2015)
  • New transformer in 2016
  • White acrylic shaft log covers
  • Ultraviolet filter on watermaker output
  • Push watermaker filters out from bulkhead
  • Petcock on bottom of primary fuel filters with a hose to drain fuel easier
  • Fuel polishing system with valve manifold

Contact Information

Galati Yacht Sales has been committed to exceeding the expectations of its customers for more than 46 years, and we understand that purchasing a boat is a big decision. Our professional staff is here to assist you in every way – before, during and after the sale. Please feel free to contact us with any questions that you may have.

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.

Port Profile
Starboard Profile
Aft view
Salon and Dinette
Starboard Stateroom
Starboard Stateroom
Crew Stateroom
Starboard Head
Forward Stateroom
Forward Stateroom
Forward Stateroom
Forward Stateroom Head
Master Stateroom
Master Stateroom
Master Stateroom
Master Stateroom Head
Master Stateroom Head
Engine Room
Engine Room
Helm and Electronics
Helm and Electronics
Starboard Profile Running
Starboard Profile Running
Starboard Profile Running
Port Profile Running
Forward Running
Port Profile Running
Port Profile Running
Starboard Profile Running
Starboard Profile Running
Starboard Profile Running
Port Profile Running
Dealer Information:

Galati Yacht Sales - Anna Maria


Tony Carrizosa

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