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Tangaroa mk IV
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Will sails for Tangaroa IV fit Tiki 38 ?.ThanxContinue

Started this discussion. Last reply by steve martland Jun 11, 2017.

Transporting tiki 38
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Tanoa broke loose in storm and suffered some damage, most cosmetic but also one small puncture above waterline. Thinking aboat moving her closer to home to finish restoration. Any ideas how to fit…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Budget Boater Oct 11, 2016.

Diesel motor idea.
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Why not use a Mercruiser style outdrive leg with a small diesel engine on deck?The drive leg fitted to pod wil take care of propultion gearing, forward neutral and reverse, water pump and pickup for…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rogerio Martin Mar 1, 2016.

Motor for tiki 38
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What size outboard for Tiki 38 with single pod infront of rear mast. Cannot aford 4 stroke. Had a 15 hp but previous owner feels to small. Would a 30 hp be to big?ThanxContinue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Charlie Jan 29, 2016.

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Emil Gaigher replied to Emil Gaigher's discussion Transporting tiki in the group TIKI 38
"Ssuccess! Moved one hull without incident. Now need to return for second. Will build proper stands now. Thanx for advice Emil"
Feb 16
Emil Gaigher replied to Emil Gaigher's discussion Transporting tiki in the group TIKI 38
Feb 16
boatsmith replied to Emil Gaigher's discussion Transporting tiki in the group TIKI 38
"build some cradles. what will you use to support the hulls for assembly?"
Feb 11
Chuck Valley replied to Emil Gaigher's discussion Transporting tiki in the group TIKI 38
"Put padding where the props meet the hull."
Feb 10
Emil Gaigher posted a status
"Thanx!"
Feb 9
Chuck Valley replied to Emil Gaigher's discussion Transporting tiki in the group TIKI 38
"Prop the hulls with boards from bottom of lashing strakes at an angle to the bed of trailer . Put 2 props on each side, then lash it all tight with ratchet straps."
Feb 9
Emil Gaigher posted a status
"Thanx, wil let you know how it went"
Feb 9
dave tomlinson replied to Emil Gaigher's discussion Transporting tiki in the group TIKI 38
"If it falls over there will be big problems, so whatever you do think carefully about what could fail,some timber to support the hulls and help to keep them upright may be a good idea. Sitting on the keel should be okay but maybe put old tyres or…"
Feb 9
Emil Gaigher added a discussion to the group TIKI 38
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Transporting tiki

my Tiki 38 lifted this week. Planning to move her by road on a flatbed trailer next week one hull at a time. Any advice as how to secure the hull on the trailer? I do not have cradles, planning to let hull stand on keel using big straps to secure upringht from beam attachment points. Any better ideas or advice?.. need to move her 800 km by road.See More
Feb 9
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TIKI 38

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Feb 9
steve martland replied to Emil Gaigher's discussion Tangaroa mk IV
Jun 11, 2017
Budget Boater replied to Emil Gaigher's discussion Tangaroa mk IV
"No. Not even close."
Jun 9, 2017
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Tangaroa mk IV

Will sails for Tangaroa IV fit Tiki 38 ?.ThanxSee More
Jun 8, 2017
Budget Boater replied to Emil Gaigher's discussion Transporting tiki 38
"We transported the hulls one at a time on a 35' gooseneck trailer being pulled by a typical one-ton pickup. Of course, those are a dime-a-dozen in Texas. We lifted the hulls with a forklift and some straps and used the hulls stands from the…"
Oct 11, 2016
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Transporting tiki 38

Tanoa broke loose in storm and suffered some damage, most cosmetic but also one small puncture above waterline. Thinking aboat moving her closer to home to finish restoration. Any ideas how to fit hulls onto truck?Maybe one upside down to reduce max width ( 2,6 m allowed)ThanxSee More
Oct 11, 2016
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"Have you planned where to put heavy cleats for anchor warp and or chain. Rollers forward for stowing anchors..? I drilled big holes and then filled them with epoxy for all my windlass and cleat bolts. Also holes for running cables for the windlass.…"
Sep 6, 2016

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I want a Wharram
What boat (s) are you building or do you own?
28 ft Hartley powerboat
26 ft Catamaran powerboat
Hobiecat
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South Africa
About me or us?
Famil of 3 middleaged medical professional with dream of sailing. Have property at Bazaruto Islands Mozambique. Looking at purchasing wharram tiki 38 for sale in SA
Looking to?
Sailing holidays around Bazaruto , Madagascar and sorrounding islands as longer term goal. Brother and wife may join us at times.

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Yamaha 9.9

Bought these Yamaha 9.9 Can one fit both to centre pod or need to build another pod?
Less than 2 years old paid Usd 650 each
Thanx

Posted on June 20, 2016 at 4:09am — 3 Comments

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