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« on: October 11, 2011, 02:28 PM »

hi i have a Willie Koch mesh rose star kite and im looking for some info on assembly ,in the bag is 4 extra lines , looks like the two longer lines go over the top and under the bottom of the kite and i think the other two line may be used to put a bit of bow in the cross rods , i don't want to fly this kite until it is setup properly can anyone help ,thanks
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« Reply #1 on: October 11, 2011, 02:41 PM »

Take a peek here: http://www.premierkites.com/collections/pdf/Koch.pdf
are those extra support lines in place? and yes the others are bow lines.....
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« Reply #2 on: October 11, 2011, 03:29 PM »

yes i have the support lines  over the top from corner to corner and on the bottom the same as in the diagram from premier .i was just a bit confused where the other shorter lines went ,and now i have installed them as bow lines from side to side and they are a perfect fit thank you Thief now to take it out and see how it flies
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« Reply #3 on: October 11, 2011, 04:27 PM »

i have five different willies mesh all different  and have stacked them they flie great love them
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« Reply #4 on: October 11, 2011, 04:44 PM »

you are so right Sunset ,i just took it out with all lines in the proper places and it fly beautifully love the way it looks up there. just bought this kite for my wife to fly and looks like i will have to get another one for myself now.thanks for the advice .
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« Reply #5 on: October 11, 2011, 06:03 PM »

My wife bought me one for my birthday a couple of years back.  It's a sweet flier and looks absolutely beautiful in the sky.

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« Reply #6 on: October 11, 2011, 08:57 PM »

Here is URL for Premier Kites manuals:
http://www.premierkites.com/howto.shtml
it should be in the Collections pulldown.
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« Reply #7 on: October 12, 2011, 09:37 PM »

I tried that right off the start knowing that i had used that index before but found nothing about the rose star.
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« Reply #8 on: October 13, 2011, 02:56 AM »

yeah there is no directions there for this one. ....
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« Reply #9 on: October 13, 2011, 09:22 AM »

no , but with the  help of the members on this forum i have figured out where all of the lines belong and it flies perfectly ,thanks to all replies and cheers.
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