Frequently Asked Questions

Can Tippecanoe boats be shipped outside the United States?

Yes! We are always pleased to ship internationally– our boats are sailing in over 70 countries around the world! Shipping charges are calculated at checkout, after you have entered the location that we will be shipping to.

How much does it cost to ship a Tippecanoe boat internationally?

International shipping (to all countries except for Canada–see below) is US$55 for the free-sailing boats (like the T12, T15, and T18),¬†US$79 for the T24 Tug, T27 and T37 Racing Sloops, and the T47 Schooner, and US$129 for the T50, T52, and T65 Racing Sloops. Any local taxes or duties will be paid by the buyer at the time of delivery and are not included in the shipping prices.

Shipping to Canada and United States territories and states outside of the Continental 48 is US$29 for free-sailing boats, US$49 for the T24 Tug, T27 and T37 Racing Sloops, and the T47 Schooner, and US$59 for the T50, T52, and T65 Racing Sloops.

Shipping within the Continental United States is $15.00 for free-sailing boats, $24.00 for the T24 Tug, T27 and T37 Racing Sloops, and the T47 Schooner, and $39 for the T50, T52, and T65 Racing Sloops.

All shipping charges are added at checkout.

How long will it take to get my Tippecanoe boat?

Most kits and free-sailing models are shipped within two to three business days of ordering. If you need your boat more quickly, feel free to call–1-800-206-0006 or 360-966-7245– so we can rush your order. We also offer expedited shipping options for customers within the United States– please call for a custom quote.

I already have a radio. Can I get my radio control boat kit without the radio?

For our bigger radio-control boats starting with the T27, yes, we are happy to omit the radio from your kit and discount its price. Please call (1-800-206-0006/360-966-7245) or email (fun@modelsailboat.com) to get pricing and more details.

May I place my order by phone?

Yes, if you would prefer, we are always willing to take your order by phone, especially if you have specific custom instructions for your boat. Call us from 9am-5pm, Monday-Friday PST at 1-800-206-0006 or 360-966-SAIL (7245).