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This article details how to make a quality original post on our FORUMS, which includes adding external links, photos, video, and other type…

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Dreams of a Live-Aboard Life

EDIT: Was unsure where to post this, so the How-To board seemed the right place. Lmk if there's a better place for these kinds of discussio…

Started by riley the road-dog

0 22 hours ago

Re lashing rudders...

I recently bought a Tiki 26 (plan #294). She needs a small amount of work to get her up and running.  The rudders have been removed by cutt…

Started by Frank Higgott

15 Nov 27, 2022
Reply by Dt1

Hitia as a first project?

Has anyone in the forum built a Hitia 15 or 17 as a first project before jumping to building a bigger boat? Learn the techniques and skil…

Started by Lucidguppy

3 Oct 4, 2022
Reply by Martin Hertanto

Mast construction

Does anyone have thoughts on glassing a wooden mast.   I’m building Tiki 30.  I opted to build using the “birds beak” method because of mat…

Started by Jeff plentovich

4 Jul 29, 2022
Reply by Ian R

Any Wharram builders in Florida?

Just tryin to see if anyone is building Wharrams in Florida

Started by Alberto

9 Jul 25, 2022
Reply by Jeff plentovich

Hounds placement Tiki 38 Foremast

I would greatly appreciate the measurements from top of mast to hounds on the foremast of a Tiki 38.

Started by Shelley Shaw

2 Apr 29, 2022
Reply by Shelley Shaw

Misaligned chainplates

Hi, the builder of my newly-purchased Tiki 30 made a mistake, in spite of his experience (everybody makes mistakes) and the chainplates ar…

Started by Jordi

11 Feb 4, 2022
Reply by Jordi

Height of the waterline - Tiki 38ft

Dear All,  My transformation of the TIki 38 is coming along nicely. Though I now need to understand how to calcualte the height of the wat…

Started by Justin Langford

0 Oct 19, 2021

EU registration requirements no motor

ALL, My Melanesia is in transit to Italy.  Where is a good resource for laws and regs I may need to follow?  Specifically for small, engine…

Started by Nathan Stanley

1 Sep 3, 2021
Reply by Michael Zechany

Adding skin fitting to 38ft Tiki

Ki Ora all, I have a 38ft Tiki which was half finished by the previous owner. I need to install skin fitting for the heads and fresh water…

Started by Justin Langford

5 Aug 19, 2021
Reply by Robert Hughes


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