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Help with Raka anchor setup?!?!
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 Hello, I would love some ideas on where you would put the manual windlass in this photo.And a design that would be low impact to the mast case. The previous owners built this and didn't have a great…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Axel Apr 10, 2020.

Tiki 30 or 38 rudder lashing sheet please
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I am prepping to hang the rudders on the Raka project this week. I have the sheet from a Tiki 21 and would like to see the spacing of the holes and size differences. If anyone can help me out that…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Alex parrish Apr 9, 2020.

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Alex parrish commented on Rogerio Martin's photo
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Main Traveller ok

"Rogerio, do you have issues with the glue line separating on your tillers? We just got back from staying in Mexico for 6 months and they Raka tillers are forming a slight separation on the glue line. Do you know the best way to fix this issue? "
May 11
Alex parrish commented on kim whitmyre's photo
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Forestay/Bridles

"Kim,  do you have any issues with this setup. I’m using a 1x19 up the my mast and the bridle is dynema."
Sep 19, 2020
Alex parrish replied to Norm van't Hoff's discussion When to change Dyneema/Spectra stays?
"The consensus with dynema is around 10 ish years abiding to a good friend that has dyneema on his Catalina 32. Not sure where he found that info but we were having a dynema discussion because my lower bridled are dyneema. Herby over on the blog the…"
Sep 9, 2020
Alex parrish replied to Axel's discussion Assembly and launch sites in California?
"I don’t know of any spots but Mike with this YouTube channel might be able to help. He started his build in California and moved it to Florida. http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNnkhdYvlhJ_jYGr3mbYhtA"
Sep 4, 2020
Alex parrish commented on Rogerio Martin's photo
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Main Traveller ok

"Thank you for the help!!!"
Jul 31, 2020
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Jul 30, 2020
Alex parrish left a comment for Rogerio Martin
"Rogerio... Do you happen to have some good pictures of your main sheet traveler setup on your Tiki 30? I'm trying to decide what to do for my Raka main sheet at the moment.  Cheers"
Jul 29, 2020
Alex parrish added a discussion to the group Classic Wharram Group
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running rigging for RAKA build

I'm at this point and would like to hear what is best for this boat. Cutter rigged and we have a jib that has a foot of 17 feet and a light wind Genoa/code 0 that has a foot of 24 feet. The sails are hank on and ready to go up!!ThanksAlexSee More
Jul 28, 2020
Axel replied to Alex parrish's discussion Help with Raka anchor setup?!?!
"That looks very much like the foremast case on a tiki 38. If so, the pad at the after end of the case is designed for a regular winch for the anchor rode. There should be a roller on one side of the cleat to hold the line clear of the case. I guess…"
Apr 10, 2020
Alex parrish posted a discussion

Help with Raka anchor setup?!?!

 Hello, I would love some ideas on where you would put the manual windlass in this photo.And a design that would be low impact to the mast case. The previous owners built this and didn't have a great plan from what I can tell. Would love to see yalls ideas and iterations. See More
Apr 9, 2020
Alex parrish commented on Alex parrish's photo
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"It is either the bow or stern. They are exactly the same. The only difference really is the bow angel that hits the water and the stern to accommodate the rudder. "
Apr 9, 2020
Alex parrish replied to Alex parrish's discussion Tiki 30 or 38 rudder lashing sheet please
"Thanks everyone for the help!! I have the rudders on now and are working as expected."
Apr 9, 2020
Rogerio Martin commented on Alex parrish's photo
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"This is a Raka, bow Cabin?"
Mar 21, 2020
Maxim Jurgens replied to Alex parrish's discussion Tiki 30 or 38 rudder lashing sheet please
"The problem with the rudder lashings as designed is that it is impossible to take the rudders out for , for example, repair in case of damage . For this reason I insert 6mm diameter alu tubes in the lashing holes which I fix in place with 3m…"
Dec 21, 2019
Levi Verwoest replied to Alex parrish's discussion Tiki 30 or 38 rudder lashing sheet please
"I had a look at my Tiki30 plans, They give no dimensions regarding the lashing holes. I may be missing a page though"
Dec 21, 2019
Alex parrish posted a discussion

Tiki 30 or 38 rudder lashing sheet please

I am prepping to hang the rudders on the Raka project this week. I have the sheet from a Tiki 21 and would like to see the spacing of the holes and size differences. If anyone can help me out that would be very appreciated. Alex pSee More
Dec 18, 2019

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I own a Wharram
What boat (s) are you building or do you own?
pahi 31 and raka 36
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Traveling full time
About me or us?
River rat since 2006, looking to make it into the ocean full time
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http://findingourtomorrow.com

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At 7:17pm on July 28, 2019, Rogerio Martin said…

Alex, you will sale your Pahi? 

At 11:51am on July 30, 2020, Rogerio Martin said…

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