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« on: December 18, 2011, 11:55 AM »



Tappin on my EVO
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« Reply #1 on: December 18, 2011, 05:19 PM »

A colorful set of ornaments you have there.  Smiley

And to you also, Merry Christmas. 
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« Reply #2 on: December 18, 2011, 10:36 PM »

Hey, I recognized one of those..  Wink
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« Reply #3 on: December 19, 2011, 06:49 AM »

Hey, I recognized one of those..  Wink

Its probably my favorite. I reframed it in skyshark.  Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: December 19, 2011, 06:53 AM »

I always had the green fade HQ Passion on my want list, but never got around to getting one.  Lips sealed


The Passion is one of my top 3 to fly. Its a really sweet kite. Its probably at this point my most modern kite. (although I do have a C21 I picked up from someone here). Not pictured are 3 more spinoffs, a NoNaMe, two flexi-foils, and another Hawaiian, and the C21. I really like the old school stuff. I have an MEFM on the way soon as well. Next year I am going to get a BMK Mamba.
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« Reply #5 on: December 19, 2011, 08:13 AM »

Hey, I recognized one of those..  Wink

Its probably my favorite. I reframed it in skyshark.  Smiley
iirc it was gforce correct? what do you see as the difference between the two frames now?
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« Reply #6 on: December 19, 2011, 11:14 AM »

Hey, I recognized one of those..  Wink

Its probably my favorite. I reframed it in skyshark.  Smiley
iirc it was gforce correct? what do you see as the difference between the two frames now?

Smeagol is refering to the sunset Spinoff, I reframed it in Skyshark P300. It is lighter then the fiberglass tubes, but mainly I like the appearance of the connectors, I even heat shrink covered the bungee knots.
 
But if youre refering to the Pasion, yes, its G-Force.

I also reframed the team hawaiin with G-Force LE's and P300 spreaders and spine. Lightened it up, flys in a bit lighter wind now.
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« Reply #7 on: December 19, 2011, 11:17 AM »

Nice!  Is it a big difference?

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« Reply #8 on: December 19, 2011, 11:19 AM »

Its a little stiffer and lighter, so the wind range came down a little bit. But over all still flys like a Spinoff.  Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: December 19, 2011, 03:31 PM »

Love me some vintage flyers!

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