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Author Topic: Info on Noname....old kite  (Read 1829 times)
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« on: April 03, 2009, 09:55 AM »

Hey guys I was hoping you could help me out.  A friend pulled out an old stunt kite...the Noname.  I know I've heard you guys talk about it before when discussing "old school" kites.  What's the story on this kite and should I try to snag it from him to give it a go in order to experience some true old timey kite flying?

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« Reply #1 on: April 03, 2009, 10:42 AM »

NoNaMe by Action Kites. 'Bout 20 years old, no standoffs (probably), nylon 'n' glassfibre. There's retro and there's just plain old.



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« Reply #2 on: April 03, 2009, 04:54 PM »

I heard that the name came about because they could come with "no name" when designing the packaging.

I would love to pick one up to add to my old skool collection.
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« Reply #3 on: April 11, 2009, 09:20 AM »

I have one laying about I would let go for very cheap ... 

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« Reply #4 on: April 11, 2009, 04:25 PM »

I've got a 3-stack already trained as well, not particularly attached to it.
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« Reply #5 on: April 11, 2009, 06:05 PM »

I might be interested
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« Reply #6 on: April 11, 2009, 10:58 PM »

PM reply sent. Wink
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« Reply #7 on: April 14, 2009, 08:20 AM »

You guys are killing my kite budget

I have purchased 14 kites in the last 2 weeks, the UPS driver is getting tired of coming to the house with those long boxes.

8 - Triblys
1 - Chicago Fire Bee
1 - MEFM
4 - No Na Me
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« Reply #8 on: December 09, 2011, 01:10 PM »

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Just looking around and found this thread.
The NoNaMe was my first kite! I picked one up when I was living in Hawaii.
Fun and fast turning.
I just picked one up from Charly!
Good memories!
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