After 13 months, I have completed construction of my Tanenui about 100 miles from Galveston Bay, TXHappy days right? Not so much. I fully assembled the hulls, beams, cockpit, etc and then proceeded…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Alex parrish Jun 5, 2019.
"Just a follow up. I was all in including plywood, epoxy, fasteners, self built mast (aluminum), opening ports,rigging, outbard and ready to launch for about $13K US. This was in Texas from 2018 to 2020. No electronics included."
"You really are on your own as I recall. I bought lumber as I needed it during my build. The lumber is really a small expense compared to the plywood, epoxy and fasteners. If you are interested you can visit my blog…"
"I can't help you with insurance information but I do know of at least one government owned yard that doesn't require it on the Arkansas river in Oklahoma. Or at least they never asked me when I was there with my boat.... If you…"
After 13 months, I have completed construction of my Tanenui about 100 miles from Galveston Bay, TXHappy days right? Not so much. I fully assembled the hulls, beams, cockpit, etc and then proceeded to break her down for transport to the coast.I visited several yards on the coast and they all require liability insurance before I can enter the yard. OK, that shouldn't be too hard...WRONG!Every broker and insurance company I have contacted said not without a survey. So I found a surveyor willing…See More