"I started with a T30 and learnt heaps. Went offshore (New Zealand to Tonga) and back but found her too small really for offshore cruising. I have now bought a T38 and am in love! It all depends how much $ you have but my advice is to build or…"
"Prescious advice ! I ´ve being thinking a lot since I joined this forum and colecting experiences here and there.
may be better to start with a Kiti 30 .To get experince and set sails earlier.And start a 38 with no rush. Thank for your…"
"Ivan, It all depends on how you control your money. $60,000 sounds good if you can control your costs. The first thing we did was buy the plans all the plywood, lumber, and 2 epoxy kits. That added up to around $18000. Then you need tools: a…"
"Thanks Chuck , it gives me an ideia of the task .Would be something around $60 000 for a fully equiped boat.Is tha corect? Almost the double compared with the Tiki 30. in terms of building time do you think I should double too?"
What a great surprise to have you around at that exact moment . I see by your previous messages that you are stayeing at Niterói . Is that corect? Just let me now where you are. Thank you for the opportunity .…"
"Ivan, welcome. Budgetboater is building my Tiki 38 in Texas about the same distance away from the sea. He said that there is much more effort to build the 38. He has built both boats. My cost so far is about $30,000 US. This is for the basic…"
I just arrived from the Caribbean with our Tiki 38 to Rio de Janeiro and will stay for some very few days (3 to 5), so if you like to take a look to the boat its your opportunity to do so. add me as a friend so I can send you my personal…"
Helo every body ,thanks for join me in , I live in Brazil and I´m new to the Wharran world.I ´ve been into sayling since very young , and recentenly cruised 700 miles in a catamaran , from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro , since them my love for multhulls have being increased.More recently I got in touch with the wharran´s boats and the hole history behind it. I,m very impressed with the performance of this boats and want to build a Tiki . I wonder if the effort to build a 38 would be a lot…See More