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 on: May 24, 2018, 04:02 AM 
Started by SurfCityVortices - Last post by thief
Of course Matt! Email then to me

 on: May 23, 2018, 07:20 PM 
Started by SurfCityVortices - Last post by mattbush
You can find the original instructions manual in this archive
Hope this helps
Hi Rob! do you accept all kite instructions for this archive? I have some Stanfield instructions (handwritten by Bobby) that would be great to preserve.

 on: May 23, 2018, 07:18 PM 
Started by Charles G - Last post by mattbush
Thanks for sharing! I agree that it is even more impressive in the air!

 on: May 23, 2018, 12:59 PM 
Started by Krijn - Last post by photogbill
Nothing more frustrating as a kite-flyer than going out to the beach or your favorite kite field only to have the wind completely die-out on you! I gotta get me one of these ...thanks for sharing!

 on: May 23, 2018, 12:55 PM 
Started by vertigo2u - Last post by photogbill
This was the first quad line video, ever, that I watch from top to bottom. Usually my brain just doesn't stay attached to them, but this one had my jaw on the floor the entire time.

 Cool Tongue Cool Tongue Huh

Yeah ...might be mine too! Very impressed at what the Fulcrum can do in a good pair of flying hands! Rising fad, 360 (or wasit a 540?), flic-flacs ....very nice!

 on: May 23, 2018, 12:45 PM 
Started by KaoS - Last post by photogbill
I watched the video a few times and each time had to just shake my head.  In fact it made me kind of sad.  I'd like to think that people like that guy are still in the minority but unfortunately I think their numbers are growing.  You can bet that this guy's behavior on the beach generalizes into other walks of life.  You have to wonder if he would have behaved that way had the flyer been his size and age.  Probably not.

I'd have loved to see that video with a bigger & badder kite guy decking that aggressive jerk with one punch! I've never felt anything but the utmost disdain for bullies! Usually they aren't 1/2  the bad-ass they think they are. Most 'REAL' tuff-guys don't go around acting like that!

 on: May 23, 2018, 12:43 PM 
Started by KaoS - Last post by photogbill
concealed carry ... just sayin'

In Kalifornia?!? Huh
sure. California allows CCW's with a "permit" ... meaning, you have to ask for permission and then pay your government (about $300)

Dang ....$300 ...what a bunch of bandits! Just for using your 2nd ammendment rights? It's muchh cheaper in PA. First 5 year was about $50 if I remember correctly & the renewal was only about $25 ...and good for another 5 years! Unfortunately the ONLY beaches near me are either Nazi anti-gun-rights states or don't have reciprical CCW agreements! I wish Congress would pass the all-states reciprical law but I fear they never will! Sad

 on: May 23, 2018, 12:41 PM 
Started by Kareloh - Last post by oldflyer

Thanks for that. Very enjoyable!  Grin

 on: May 23, 2018, 12:36 PM 
Started by Kareloh - Last post by photogbill
Nice stuff ...thanks for sharing!

 on: May 23, 2018, 12:14 PM 
Started by SurfCityVortices - Last post by SurfCityVortices
Thanks you all for your replies. I have the original instruction manual, too. I'm concerned with the shorter "brown" forward wing spars. I can get one in, but it puts significant deflection on the spine and the other seems impossible. It also seems like they aren't fully seating inside their fittings.

Oldflyer, can you have a look at your spars if you get a chance and take some dimensions?

The brown spars on mine are just under 81cm long. One of mine fits perfectly and one seems too short if I'm honest. It leaves one wing less taut than the other.

Thanks for checking, that seems close to the 32" spars I have but they don't look visually similar. I'll try again tonight

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