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 on: Today at 04:58 PM 
Started by Arctic Cat ZRT - Last post by tcope
Can't say the same for my other hobby. Glad I took the plunge.
Guessing grunge punk?

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 on: Today at 01:36 PM 
Started by Roger - Last post by browndude3649
I bought a 14 footer from West coast bamboo wherehouse   in Benicia calif. If your into making a mess of ur patio splitting and stripping spars to size. New skills!
Secret is toget a pole with 20 inch distance between nodes.

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 on: Yesterday at 07:40 AM 
Started by Arctic Cat ZRT - Last post by np
I'm going to send you an e-mail with some files attached I think you will like.

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 on: September 22, 2017, 09:06 PM 
Started by Arctic Cat ZRT - Last post by Arctic Cat ZRT
Just a quick update. Seems that Glenn had a SkyBurner Aura SUL that he was looking to part with, after some brief talks I purchased it from him! Now just the long wait till I get it. I will update with some pictures once I get my hands on it.

As a side note I have been really impressed with this community so far, lots of good vibes and willingness to help. Can't say the same for my other hobby. Glad I took the plunge.

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 on: September 22, 2017, 03:44 PM 
Started by OKB - Last post by Otherone
Funny all this talk about Sixth Sense. I have been off the board for a bit, but while I was away I was ramping up for my next build. After my previous six builds, which were variations of my own design, (half of which are still under tweak mode by the way) I was ready to build something tried and true. I wanted a larger kite than what I had been building and flying. One that could take a punch yet still have a good range. Having mostly a sky shark frame was a big bonus just in availability here state side. Needless to say you can guess what I chose. Grin Standard Version has commenced. OKB I look forward to see what yours looks like!

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 on: September 22, 2017, 01:38 PM 
Started by jsteph - Last post by mwp
I have reworked the bridle for this kite to attach top to bottom, to the spine rather then center T and have longer leads if anyone is interested. I think it is a great improvement over the original design.

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 on: September 22, 2017, 12:32 PM 
Started by Roger - Last post by Roger
Don't forget the s'more s bamboo sticks and other BBQ skewers are on sale at ur local supermarkets since summer is over with. 


I had no idea what you were talking about until I saw some of these at the market yesterday. In end of summer basket no less!  Cheesy It was a pack of 4 sticks which looked straight, about 3/16" x 30". Didn't get them as couldn't find price and I am working with 1/4".

I did track down the manufacturer of the Poplar dowels I have been getting from Lowes; it's Madison Mill, Inc. in Ashland City, Tennessee. Looks like they are primarily a wholesaler but will take minimum orders of $500.   Sad 'Atsa lot o' sticks!  Huh

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 on: September 22, 2017, 08:50 AM 
Started by Arctic Cat ZRT - Last post by Arctic Cat ZRT


        PM SENT.

PM Returned!

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 on: September 22, 2017, 07:46 AM 
Started by Arctic Cat ZRT - Last post by glenn193


        PM SENT.

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 on: September 21, 2017, 11:16 AM 
Started by thief - Last post by thief
unfortunately it was bad advice from the professor and open layers was trying to force a style that was not appropriate. Got an a on the project!

next up python!

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