"my Hitia 17 is rigged with dneema Liros pro. No creep. Excellent condition after 3 years. Splicing is super easy. I did lolong splices however instead of brummels. very happy with it. Picture shows a shroud. I put a thicker dyneema rope around the…"
"I agree... I cannot find an old post from Boatsmith regarding this subject anymore, but I made a copy for myself. Here is Davids method:
"We wet the ply first and then position the fabric and wet it out completely. We then wait only a short…"
"I once meassured 14.6 knots with a handheld GPS. This was however on a broad reach in absolutely! flat water and overpowered (two people on board with a total of 150 kg holding the hull in the water). Wind between 16 and 18 knots. I think of…"
I am building a Hitia 17 just in process of fitting deck and painting .Yours looks great ..good job! You must be very happy with it well done !
Thank you for posting the photos ..enjoyed looking at them. Adrian."