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Two stroke or four stroke?? Ahhhh
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Well I'm now in the market for an outboard for my tiki 26. My dilemma at the moment is which one.I could buy an 8hp 2 stroke or a 6hp 4 stroke. They are both the same weight. Does the extra 2 hp…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Robert Hughes Apr 12.

Antifouling quantity for tiki 26.
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Could somebody please tell me how much antifouling is needed for one coat on a tiki 26, Thanks!Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Frank Higgott May 31, 2016.

Re lashing rudders...
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I recently bought a Tiki 26 (plan #294). She needs a small amount of work to get her up and running. The rudders have been removed by cutting the lashings. The lashings themselves were epoxied into…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Frank Higgott Jun 2, 2016.

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Frank Higgott replied to adriano meis's discussion tiki 26 square meters wet surface
"Hello Adriano, I recently antifouled my tiki 26 and used two litres of antifouling for 1 coat."
May 2
Frank Higgott replied to Robert Hughes's discussion EXPERIMENTS WITH FOAM SANDWICH CONTRUCTION MATERIALS
"Nice work Robert, I found your experiments really interesting, it certainly got me thinking as to how I can apply some of this in the future, so thank you. One thing I did find quite spectacular was your ability to balance all of those lead weights…"
May 1
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"Ha ha unfortunately no time soon Brett, my job is too demanding to allow such luxuries, but would certainly enjoy a return to the gulf some time. Let me know if you are ever in this part of the country.  "
Apr 12
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"Well done Frank. When are you sailing north to meet some of your fellow wharram bros?(Hauraki Gulf) regards Brett"
Apr 12
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"Thank you Andres."
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"Very nice!"
Apr 12
Robert Hughes replied to Frank Higgott's discussion Two stroke or four stroke?? Ahhhh
"Thanks Frank, that's much appreciated. That performance is far better than with my Mariner 5.  Most of the difference must be due to the high thrust prop since I can't get that speed even flat out. My intention is to build the new…"
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Frank Higgott replied to Frank Higgott's discussion Two stroke or four stroke?? Ahhhh
"Hello Robert, I've recently launched my T26 and just stepped the mast. The Tohatsu 6hp ultra long has turned out to be an excellent choice. She gets up to about 6kts easily at a quarter throttle. My boat at this stage is very lightly loaded…"
Apr 11
Frank Higgott replied to Valery Gaulin's discussion Increasing Pahi 31 by 10%
"There is one here in NZ called Soltice. She is a Pahi 31 scaled up 10%, turned into a 34 footer, not sure of the beam. Was for sale for a while a couple of years back, I had a look at her and went for a sail. She sailed well. She was about 20 years…"
Apr 8
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Ultra long shaft

"me the same!"
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anchored off my favorite fishing spot.

"Nice one, not far behind ya. I'm interested in how you have connected the anchor bridle to the forward beam."
Jan 30
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Jan 23
Frank Higgott replied to Roger's discussion Man and daughter overdue on Tiki 21
"Good news, looks like they have been found safe and sound. Another great testimony to the Wharram design…"
Jan 11

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I own a Wharram
What boat (s) are you building or do you own?
Wharram Tiki 26
William Atkins, Thistle, Gaff Rigged
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Pelorus Sound, New Zealand

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