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Servicing crossbeams and boxes
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Hi all,our Tiki 38' is 11years old and she's still in great condition, but it's time to service the beams and beam boxes. One beam has cracks appearing along it's top, so I assume the top timber is…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Norm van't Hoff Nov 3, 2016.

Repairing damage to keels, how to lift a Tiki 38' above high tide?
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Hi all,My Tiki 38' recently had an excursion onto a reef after breaking her moorings while I was away. Fortunately, there's only minor damage to the bottoms of the keels, so the repairs don't look…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rogerio Martin Nov 5, 2016.

'Sprit pole' on a Wharram Tiki 38

Hi all,When we bought the boat it had no light-airs headsail, so we've just installed a 'sprit pole' for our new, light-airs, rope-luffed, asymmetrical reacher! In theory, this should transfrom our…Continue

Tags: asymmetrical, reacher, light-airs, pole, sprit

Started Aug 9, 2015

Tiki 38' Steering
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Hello all. I've just bought 'Jumpa Lagi' a Tiki 38', and I have a question regarding the steering, hoping someone out there might be able to answer... I've attached photos to illustrate. The cross…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ganz Daniel Mar 31, 2015.

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I am:
I own a Wharram
What boat (s) are you building or do you own?
We own a Tiki 38'
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Sarinbuana Eco Lodge, Bali, Indonesia
About me or us?
We've bought 'Jumpa Lagi', and took her from Manila to Palau, and now, Raja Ampat in Indonesia, where we'll stay for some time. We're Aussie/Kiwi, and we love tropical Australia, so I imagine we'll cruise to Northern Australia sometime.
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Looking to join the global Wharram family ;-) Enjoy the genius design that is the Tiki 38'. Live a sustainable lifestyle while aboard. Keep refining the boat with incremental improvements along the way. Own a Pahi 63 one day...

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Spare blocks on the mainmast of my Tiki 38'

Can anyone tell me what the spare blocks on top of my Tiki 38's mainmast are for? 

Tks Norm 

Posted on January 7, 2016 at 3:33am — 2 Comments

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