"I am currently painting my Hinemoa. It is getting six coats above the waterline: 2 of West epoxy + 2 of Jotun Premguard HB + 2 of Jotun Hardtop HB (semi gloss). Both paints are 2 part. Below the waterline is epoxy only with 500gsm biaxial glass,…"
"The kayaks are Esk 14 Sea Kayaks. Lovely to paddle, fast and stable. Built in stitch and glue as a warm up before starting on the Hinemoa. Building them confirmed my decision to build a Classic rather than a stitch and glue Tiki."
"Obrigado pelas ideias / foto. Eu estou fazendo um cockpit que fica nas vigas com uma seção central contendo instrumentos, bateria, motor de popa e tanque de combustível. Está de cabeça para baixo no momento em que…"
"I second trying a different brand of epoxy. There are some good water based epoxy out there that are virtually as strong as West epoxy as well as other amine based epoxy. Another tip is to leave epoxy for several days to cure before sanding.…"
This is a group for all the owners of Classic Wharrams out there. These older designs are a bit different than the newer stitch and glue designs. They have different advantages and different problems. See More
"She is a Hinemoa - 24ft overall - sitting head room only. I just fancied building a classic design rather than the (probably better) more modern stitch and glue Tikis. Dithered between a Tanunui (28ft) and a Hinemoa, but decided on the smaller boat…"