Wharram Wingsail Rig for Hitia Designs (Optional)
Wharram Wingsail Rig Conversion for Hitia 14 and Hitia 17. Changes mainsail from sprit rig to a short gaff like the Tiki 21. Including spar and rigging details. Please specify which Hitia you have in the option box below.
First designed in the early 1980s for the Tiki 21, the unique Wharram Wingsail Rig is a simple, aerodynamically clean sail rig. It is now available for use on all Wharram designs as a sloop, or schooner rig. This article gives all the details of what makes it work.