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Sportfish Buyers Guide

Viking 44 Open

Viking 44 Open

Sport Fishing

Sport Fishing
Designed for recreational fishing, new sportfishing vessels can range from 20-foot center consoles to 80-foot yachts. The range may be wide, but our in-depth reviews of sport fishing boats will help you find the right one. Looking for rocket launchers, baitwell features or storage? Southern Boating’s comprehensive specs will help.
Viking 48 Open

Viking 48 Open

Based on its proven and successful  48 Convertible hull, the new  Viking 48 Open (LOA 49'1"; Beam 17'; Draft 4'8"; Displ. 66,342 lbs.) is designed...
Merritt Custom 86

Merritt Custom 86

Merritt’s Boat and Engine Works Beginning in 1955, when brothers Buddy and Allen combined their talents to build vessels for South Florida fishermen, a...
Jarrett Bay Boatworks presents Jaruco

The Art of Boat Building: Jaruco

Boat building is an art. Jaruco, formerly known as Project Ireland from Jarrett Bay, proves it. Built using advanced techniques, the 90-foot custom sportfish sports a...
Donzi R-58

Roscioli Donzi Yachts

When Robert Roscioli designed the R-58, he made it available in three custom configurations—Express, Sport Cruiser and Convertible. It is easy to admire the low, sleek hull...
Hatteras GT 70

Hatteras GT 70

The Hatteras GT 70 Convertible fuses the renowned builder’s reputation for toughness and reliability with luxury and comfort afloat. Designed with the performance-minded tournament...
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