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Maxim Jurgens replied to patrick lennon's discussion Would like to buy Wharram 30-38 feet
"There is a Tiki 38 for sale in Phuket . 2014 , Seascape built , diesel engine and hydraulic drives . Custom built for current owner . Owner lives in Thailand but is re locating to Portugal ,hence him wanting to sell the boat . There is also a Tiki…"
Oct 15
Maxim Jurgens replied to Bart's discussion roler jib or hank on with a aditional reef on a tiki 30?
"We have over the years used both methods. Whilst the idea of a hanked on jib with one ( or two ) tie -in reefs seems to be attractive ( retaining a reasonable sail shape when reefed, simplicity of a hanked on jib) in practice we find a roller reefed…"
Sep 23
Maxim Jurgens replied to Rob Daigle's discussion Andy Smith boats
"Judging by your pics your'e in guenther's yard . Highly recommended . Your next mast(s) will not have rot issues . I prefer alu masts because making a good one myself  is within  the reach of my skills whilst a good wooden one is…"
Jun 10
Maxim Jurgens replied to Rob Daigle's discussion Andy Smith boats
"Rob: Are you in Thailand ? ( you mention Thai workers) If you want alu masts I can advise where to get your alu from and how we did our masts,incl conduits fro wires etc . I my opinion the best wood for masts is called aluminium…"
Jun 9
Maxim Jurgens replied to Ygal Golan's discussion Tiki 38 engine (question)
"What type of engine set up you would choose depends on where you use the boat . If you sail in area with ( normally) no strong currents , steep waves, etc then  two outboards of about 10 - HP will be just fine . Advantages and disadvantages of…"
Apr 28
Maxim Jurgens replied to Olli Väänänen's discussion Up and down movement of the rudders
"We insert 7 mm dia aluminium tubes in the lashing holes in the rudders and sternposts. First you drill the holes large enough to accept the tubes , coat the inside of the holes with epoxy and when dried fix the tubes in place with sikaflex or…"
Jan 22
Maxim Jurgens replied to Ian Bamsey's discussion Continuous Line Furler on Tiki 21
" I would not fuff around using a code zero furler as a head sail reefer . It was not intended for the job and is unlikely to work satisfactorily . If you could lay your hand on a set of foils you could possibly convert the furler  in to a…"
Nov 28, 2017
Maxim Jurgens replied to Zach Johnson's discussion Tiki 30 mast measurements
"I do like the Tiki rig. A lot . I like the looks and the ease of trim of all sides of the sail .It performs well on all points of sail. What I like a lot too is that one can get rid of the sail in just  moments without having to turn into the…"
Nov 27, 2017
Maxim Jurgens replied to bruno legenne's discussion WHY PODS ARE NOT WIDER???
"The Thailand T 30 with deck pod is our's . When deciding upon the design we wanted a deck cabin which was spacious inside, would incorporate a double berth plus lots of under seat stowage ,plus the (rather enormous) fridge.We wanted to keep the…"
Apr 22, 2017
Maxim Jurgens replied to Bart's discussion looking for a way to improve upwind sailing.
"Re head sail and shroud tension On our T 30's and T 38's which have roller furled head sails we do not use halyards for the jib anymore. When hoisting the jib we bring it up with the spi halyard , go up the mast and tie the top eye of the…"
Aug 19, 2016
Maxim Jurgens replied to Bart's discussion looking for a way to improve upwind sailing.
"Bjoern: Re dropping the main . Try running your halyards OUTSIDE the sleeve.The reduction in friction is very considerable , it makes hoisting and ropping the sail much easier . And : make a 4 mm line between the jaws of your gaffs with a loop…"
Aug 19, 2016
Maxim Jurgens replied to Graham Anley's discussion What type of rig for my Pahi 42?
"I would not go for a crab claw or other "exotic " rig until you have sufficient sailing experience to handle such rigs and are able to judge re the pro's and cons of a conventional rig . Based on your experience ,neccessities and…"
Aug 18, 2016
Maxim Jurgens replied to Bart's discussion looking for a way to improve upwind sailing.
"Goedemorgen Bar uit Thailand  we have two Tiki 30's rigged as per plans ,so with the  Tiki wingsail .  Over time we have found that  for best performance, windward as well as other wise :  - mainsail should be cut FLAT…"
Aug 17, 2016
Maxim Jurgens replied to Gianni's discussion THAILAND AND DOCUMENTS
"You can email me direct for info. siamsailingatgeemail.com Maxim Jurgens Siam Sailing Phuket"
Jun 8, 2016
Maxim Jurgens replied to Frank Higgott's discussion Re lashing rudders...
"You can just use the existing holes in skegs and rudders. If the newly made holes are out by a few mm that does not matter . Advantage of using the alu tubes is two fold: 1 it  completely avoids the chance of the rudder lashing ropes cutting…"
Jun 2, 2016
Maxim Jurgens replied to Frank Higgott's discussion Re lashing rudders...
"Drill out the old lashings of both rudder and stern Fill the holes with epoxy. Buy small diameter ( 6-8 mm) aluminium tube. Re drill the holes and use a pipecleaner or similar to coat the inside of the holes with epoxy resin. Cut short lengths of…"
May 16, 2016

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I am:
I own a Wharram
What boat (s) are you building or do you own?
2x Tiki 38
2x Tiki 30
Until Nov 23 1x Hitia 24 ( RIP)
Country, City, and State?
Thailand
Website:
http://www.sailing-charter-thailand.com

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At 3:03am on April 5, 2016, Jeryl Sim said…
Hi Maxim,
Didn't know you can add friend in a forum. Cheers!

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