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Hitia 14 & 17 building


Hitia 14 & 17 building

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Hita Construction 2 Replies

Plans call for 4mm ply for sheathing.  Can 6mm ply be used as a substitute (it is locally available where I live). Continue

Started by Ted King. Last reply by Martin Hertanto Oct 4, 2022.

Aluminium mast for Hitia 17: 80, 90 or 100mm OD? 5 Replies

Hi, I have recently purchased Hitia 17 plans #398. I am looking at the options for an aluminium mast as here in Australia, aluminium tube is quite cheap (wood/glass/epoxy would be more expensive,…Continue

Started by Beacon Hill Ben. Last reply by Omar M. Rashash Jun 16, 2016.

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Comment by Martin Fallis on November 3, 2016 at 11:58am

Hi there, I am wondering please does anyone know how to access the article about removing the front beam on a Hitia 17?  I would be most grateful thank you martin

Comment by Scott Veirs on January 29, 2017 at 2:43am

Hey, thought y'all might like to see how Thomas and I capsized and then righted our Hitia 17 with crab claw rig.   http://www.searunners.net/capsize-recovery-of-a-wharram-hitia-17-r...

Comment by Paul Boughner on March 16, 2023 at 12:20pm

Hey people! I think I will probably build a 17 first. Anyone Got a set of plans they never built?


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