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Author Topic: Looking for a kite shop to rebridle my kites  (Read 1012 times)
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« on: September 09, 2013, 12:03 AM »

I've got a couple of kite s that I need bridled any suggestions on a good repair shop.
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« Reply #1 on: September 09, 2013, 04:47 AM »

what kites? do you have the originals still?

i would guess someone here might be up for it....
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« Reply #2 on: September 09, 2013, 09:07 AM »

DIY?
I'm the worst fumble finger in the world but after some practice, I found tying bridles to be pretty easy and quick. Creating a new or modified bridle is another thing entirely, but making an existing design or replacing a worn out bridle is cake.
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« Reply #3 on: September 09, 2013, 10:36 AM »

What kites are they?  YOu may be able to get a new on from the maker.
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« Reply #4 on: September 09, 2013, 12:37 PM »

DIY?
I'm the worst fumble finger in the world but after some practice, I found tying bridles to be pretty easy and quick. Creating a new or modified bridle is another thing entirely, but making an existing design or replacing a worn out bridle is cake.

Save on postage as well. Have a go...

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« Reply #5 on: September 09, 2013, 04:44 PM »

The kites are std.Vendetta, sky burner Delta Drive .
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« Reply #6 on: September 09, 2013, 05:01 PM »

Delta drive: just call up Jon and Marianne at Skyburner...
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« Reply #7 on: September 09, 2013, 08:31 PM »

Delta drive: just call up Jon and Marianne at Skyburner...


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« Reply #8 on: September 10, 2013, 08:09 PM »

For your delta drive contact Jon or Marianne Trenephol here http://www.kitesandfunthings.com  For your Vendetta contact Shawn Tinkham through here http://www.vipersportkites.com/vipersportkites_002.htm.  Shawn isn't currently making the kites but I'm sure he will at least give you the specs for the bridle to make one.
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« Reply #9 on: September 10, 2013, 09:34 PM »

Shawn isn't currently making the kites but I'm sure he will at least give you the specs for the bridle to make one.

Bridle diagrams are available in the Support section.
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« Reply #10 on: September 10, 2013, 10:40 PM »

If you still have the old bridle, it's fairly easy to duplicate it.

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