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 on: Today at 01:58 PM 
Started by Otherone - Last post by Otherone
Just wanted to add some progress pics. Trying the insert image for this post Cheesy














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 on: Today at 09:25 AM 
Started by photogbill - Last post by KeithG
Bill, love the GWTW colors. Looks great. For me the purple wing tips are the better look but they all look great.

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 on: Today at 07:48 AM 
Started by oldflyer - Last post by rncembal
I would suggest you turn the project inside out to apply any surface cure that will help a little with both UV and abrasion.
Rob

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 on: Today at 07:07 AM 
Started by chilese - Last post by chilese
When the wind is too high for balloons, we fly kites.

Andy Wilson, Bethanie Wilson, Todd Copeland, Dave Costello, Bambi and me.

https://goo.gl/photos/jDMTfaPkmBHibyvRA

This is the newer Google instead of Picasa website.

Rain Saturday, beauty Sunday.  Smiley

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 on: Today at 04:29 AM 
Started by oldflyer - Last post by thief
Since you already built it, you might as well lurk around a sailboat shop and ask what they might recommend to reseal a sail..... Then ask if they know of a sail loft that might have scraps you could get off them (sometimes handed free sometimes cheap price, or maybe you can by some new from them)... The sail lofts martial is certain to work...

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 on: Today at 01:57 AM 
Started by oldflyer - Last post by oldflyer
Nigel, how many yards are you taking about?

Thanks for the ideas everyone! I used about 8 meters of ripstop  Embarrassed

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 on: Yesterday at 09:20 PM 
Started by sugarbaker - Last post by Allen Carter
Steve is making these now.

Get in touch with Skyburner regardless of the buttons on the web page.

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 on: Yesterday at 08:28 PM 
Started by np - Last post by DD
Any time I have ever been able to do one the camera is never on Huh Cheesy

I have a few of norms straps and like them a lot. I like the longer straps but that is just a personal preference. They are soft and sand rinses off of them pretty easy.

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 on: Yesterday at 07:06 PM 
Started by np - Last post by np
I've been able to do one of these Doubles... but have been freaked out by actually pulling off the first that couldn't get it together to even try the second. I will be working on this... it took me how long to complete the first challenge ?   Roll Eyes


Rob,

I challenged Jorge Gouverneur to do the "Double AVFFF". He completed it and posted his video on You Tube. I mailed him the Flight Straps he won. He then said he was going to do the "Triple AVFFF and here it is. This guy is something else. He did them flying a French Connection UL, no less.




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 on: Yesterday at 03:10 PM 
Started by oldflyer - Last post by thief
Nigel, how many yards are you taking about?

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