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Need a boatyard in Papeete to un-step mast for shipping boat back to US. Any recommendations and contact info would be much appreciated
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Re: Boatyard in Papeete

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Need a boatyard in Papeete to un-step mast for shipping boat back to US. Any recommendations and contact info would be much appreciated
If you haven't gotten it done by now, I would suggest you make a deal with a cargo ship to unstep it and lay it down into whatever you plan to rest it on for the trip.
I hauled in the yard in Papeete when I was there in 1972, but I don't remember whether they had a crane.

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