GWTW Forum
October 15, 2018, 09:36 PM *
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

Login with username, password and session length
News: Issues? Questions?
   Home   Help Forum Info Login Register Chat  
Welcome to the GWTW Forum.
Guests (non-registered users) can view the forum but are unable to post.  If you don't have anything to say then why would you bother to register?
One of the most popular sections of the GWTW Forum has long been the Swap Meet.  A great place to sell old, seldom flown kites or to get great deals on used (gently flown) kites.  Only registered users can see the Swap Meet section, let alone wheel and deal.  1000's (literally) of kites have changed hands thanks to the Swap Meet.
There are several more benefits to being a registered user, but you'll have to join our little community to find out all the "secrets".
Questions or concerns? Contact Steve ... just drop an email to:

Pages: [1]   Go Down
Author Topic: I hit the beach last night......  (Read 1290 times)
0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.
Trade Count: (+8)
Offline Offline

Posts: 1062


« on: August 02, 2011, 09:42 AM »

I was so excited about getting out there and it was late.. I worried about wind and sunshine...  I put 75' 90 lb. line.  I didn't realize it when I was flying I forgot about it.  I kept trying to get in deeper water but I was short on lines.   Next time I'll change that....  Glad I don't have tides and huge waves to deal with.  Lake St. Clair is a large lake divides U.S. and Canada .  Along the Detroit River which feeds off Lake St. Clair is Canada about 1/2 mile across the river.

Longer lines will prevail...

Had the Pro Dancer sul. also not my first choice... But wind was a huge  factor. 

Gonna get brave at some point and try a 540 over the water... You all know what that is going to be like... Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy  Vertigo vs. Aquaman...........

Again as always thanks for the feed back.  You guys are the greatest.  Ask for help and your there.  I surely appreciate it.

  Rob, I can't get over your flying  I really liked... It is just down right beautiful... The video speaks to your skill level and artist values.



Kite Bag: Widow Maker std. Ul, Solus std.,Ocius ul, Ocius sul,Pro Dancer,Inak,TNT,(new) Reloaded.
Trade Count: (+10)
Offline Offline

Posts: 1656

Location: Long Island

« Reply #1 on: August 03, 2011, 06:30 PM »

Hey Vert...

 Cheesy  I love the way you scared the cr@p out of that seagull @1:35 !  Cheesy

You've got the whole submarine thing, it looks like. One more step towards the kite, and it would totally disappear under water. I don't know if I'd use a ProDancer to fly with the fishes, I generally try to keep the ULs out of the water, just because of my record of breaking kites, even my QPro VV. Twice.
The sunset with the red kite looked great.


Pages: [1]   Go Up
Jump to:  

Support the GWTW Forum

Kite Classifieds Ad
Kite Classifieds

A Wind Of Change
A Wind Of Change

Fly Market

A Wind Of Change

Blue Moon
Blue Moon Kites

Our forum is made possible by the good folks whose ads appear above and by the members of our community (PayPal donation button at top)
In case you missed it each ad is linked to the sponsors web site.  So please, take a moment and visit our sponsors sites as this forum wouldn't be possible with out them.
Interested in running an ad for your business or kiting event?  Contact Steve at for a quote.

Cal Custom

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.8 | SMF © 2006-2008, Simple Machines LLC Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!