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  • Uruguay
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Manu Rere T-Boned
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Glenn Tieman Dec 29, 2017.

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Andrés replied to Rogerio Martin's discussion Houston, we have one problem!
"It looks strong to me and the connection allows flexibility, but I am not an expert in this topic. Also I don't trust very much in stainless steel, because it can break without warning. In my case, I started to use two halyards, one to each…"
Nov 5
Andrés replied to Rogerio Martin's discussion Houston, we have one problem!
"Here are another pictures. If they are not clear I can take more pictures. Regards, Andrés."
Oct 21
Andrés replied to Rogerio Martin's discussion Houston, we have one problem!
"Hi Rogerio, I attach some pictures of the arrangement in my T26. The bridle of the stay is connected to a stainless steeel plate, that is fixed to the bow by two screws passing through the bow to another plate, so the load is is spread on a wider…"
Oct 21
Andrés replied to alex's discussion boat insurance - help needed
"Hi Patrick, Alex died some years ago. You should ask Luis Nin that was a friend of him. Regards"
Oct 19
Andrés replied to Rune M. Christensen's discussion overloaded tiki21
"A very nice T21, thanks for sharing the footage. With respect to the question of Timo, Cooking Fat, the T21 of Rory McDougall, has this type of deck http://wharrambuilders.ning.com/photo/jester-baltimore-start-2015/prev?context=user"
Sep 27
Andrés replied to Ian Bamsey's discussion Mooring to an ugly thing
"You can use a bride of rope protected by a hose to prevent chafe."
Jul 20
Andrés replied to Levi Verwoest's discussion Bulwark replacement and rudder conversion
"Perhaps you can reuse the old holes of the screws. If you drill a wider and deeper hole, then you can fill it with thickened epoxy, and then you screw the new bulwarks on these holes. That is, you screw the screws in the thickened epoxy, not in the…"
May 28
Glenn Tieman replied to Andrés's discussion Manu Rere T-Boned
"Thank you Andres, your good wishes mean a lot to me. The way I cruise is grueling and lonely in general and unrecognized by all but a very few people. Thank you. The half year of making repairs on the mudbank of the terengganu estuary is thankfully…"
Dec 29, 2017

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I own a Wharram
What boat (s) are you building or do you own?
Tiki 26 Polynesia
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Uruguay, Montevideo.
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I am a professor of mathematics at the Universidad de la

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At 8:51am on August 13, 2009, Alexandre Ferreira said…
Hi Andrés,
I'm in Rio de Janeiro and I have already bought the Tiki26 building plan. I saw the tend you have on your Tiki and I would like to know if the design cames in the Wharram package or if it is your creation. As I have written at TIKI 26 Group I need a very good sun protection in my future boat. I wonder if I can add some lenght to the mast so I can make a "bimini" like a roof as I saw on a picture of a Tiki 30. If for any chance you will come to Rio, please let me know. My e-mail is valedefreitas@hotmail.com. Have a nice day, Alexandre
At 6:43am on May 28, 2010, alex said…
Thats great Andres.

Please contact me at berrypde@yahoo.com or in my home 04102666, its a rural cel as i live in a farm. I was talking to Luis yesterday on the phone we will meet on weekend at his boat.
At 9:52pm on November 10, 2010, John& Kat Wilkie said…
Dear Andres, We have sent you an email but just in case you do not get it we are John and Kat from Australia, members of the PCA and we are building a 42' Pahi due to launch in about a year. We will be in Montevideo on Friday 28th January just for the day. If you are going to be in the area and would be happy to meet with us to discuss Wharram building and owning, we would enjoy it very much. Please let us know as soon as possible.
John and Kat
At 8:21am on February 4, 2012, Matthew Thomasson said…
Thanks Andres, the tillers are now on the dining room table for their first coat of varnish much to my wifes joy! I appreciate your words on the website, first comment I've had, so thank you. Regards matt

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