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Tiki 21 Junk rig, Leeway, tabernacles etc
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I have a Tiki 21, I built in India and sail here.  Recently made a junk rig for her as the Jeckells sails went walkabout.  Have just posted some pics at this site.I have some questions.Even with the…Continue

Tags: tabernacle, tacking, junk, leeboard, board

Started this discussion. Last reply by Bertrand FERCOT Apr 5, 2010.

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I am:
A home builder, I own a Wharram
What boat (s) are you building or do you own?
I built a tiki 21 in India 14 years ago to a good standard, still very good today. Now I am planning to set it up with two junk rig sails, one on each hull. Any advice welcome.
I built the junk rig... is this the first Tiki 21 rigged as a Schooner with Junk sails?? See my photos anyway!
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Kerala India
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From the Uk but living and working in S Asia for past 20 years.
Looking to?
Set up junk rig on my Tiki 21.
Thought of doing it as a schooner set up, like the vietnamese fishing boats - four shrouds per mast. This would use existing mast on x-beam and a bamboo mast on forwd x-beam, each with four shouds. But the shrouds mean that the JR is not able to swing fully out on either sail. So maybe better to go a mast in each hull, each with the same size junk sail. Any idea on best position of masts? And max sail areas?
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