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by Mux11
Sat, Apr 04 2009, 10:21 PM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: PIT BULLDOG PRE CUT PROJECT On Kitebuilder
Replies: 35
Views: 8594

Re: PIT BULLDOG PRE CUT PROJECT On Kitebuilder

Where is the next festival you're attending? If it's flying to the right, doesn't that suggest that the right hand bridle lines are a little short? Cheers, Tom Looking at the calendar it will prob be Grinnell in May. Im hoping to have some laundry made and such for it too. as well as another surpri...
by Mux11
Sat, Apr 04 2009, 04:49 AM
Forum: KAP
Topic: KAP - Getting Started, Suggestions?
Replies: 26
Views: 5466

Re: KAP - Getting Started, Suggestions?

Thanks everyone!! Well I got me a broox's. waiting on the radio. steeling some servos from an old RC car that bit the dust but i havent brought myself to chuck.

hopefully i can show you around town as I get some pics taken :up:
by Mux11
Sat, Apr 04 2009, 04:34 AM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: Makr '08
Replies: 36
Views: 8231

Re: Makr '08

any chance to see some pictures of what was made?? and fun that was had??
by Mux11
Sat, Apr 04 2009, 04:26 AM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: PIT BULLDOG PRE CUT PROJECT On Kitebuilder
Replies: 35
Views: 8594

Re: PIT BULLDOG PRE CUT PROJECT On Kitebuilder

you must of really been itching to get your foot on the pedal of the sewing machine Oh yeah, itchin is right. It's like getting a present and not being able to open it....... hate that worse yet i got to watch everyone else finish theirs up and flying before i could work on mine. Although I was abl...
by Mux11
Sat, Apr 04 2009, 04:21 AM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: PIT BULLDOG PRE CUT PROJECT On Kitebuilder
Replies: 35
Views: 8594

Re: PIT BULLDOG PRE CUT PROJECT On Kitebuilder

Got the Dog out flying this afternoon. Weather bug said 14mph, which i thought might help with handeling and such. http://lh4.ggpht.com/_zWg9zI8k6Rw/SdaoTOjd9jI/AAAAAAAAByU/WuQq-v6u7fQ/s288/IMG_1162.JPG http://lh4.ggpht.com/_zWg9zI8k6Rw/SdaoPavgxCI/AAAAAAAABx8/XRu05h2h-Vs/s144/IMG_1159.JPG Had about...
by Mux11
Tue, Mar 31 2009, 10:14 PM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: PIT BULLDOG PRE CUT PROJECT On Kitebuilder
Replies: 35
Views: 8594

Re: PIT BULLDOG PRE CUT PROJECT On Kitebuilder

Well, my test is a couple weeks over and done with. Got the call yesterday that I passed with flying colors! :shock: They must be purple and red because I uncaged the PitBull about 10.5 hr later it is bridalded and ready for wind. Its amazing how quickly the pile adds up in a hurry. Check out my Bur...
by Mux11
Mon, Mar 16 2009, 09:52 AM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: PIT BULLDOG PRE CUT PROJECT On Kitebuilder
Replies: 35
Views: 8594

Re: PIT BULLDOG PRE CUT PROJECT On Kitebuilder

well, since my fam has been deprived of time with me my wife is holding it hostage till i get my Comp's done for school. After that Im planning on doing a non-stop build on the DOG till its done and flying. (not sure what im asking for there) Im thinking maybe 10-12 hrs straight should do it. There ...
by Mux11
Mon, Mar 02 2009, 08:44 PM
Forum: KAP
Topic: KAP - Getting Started, Suggestions?
Replies: 26
Views: 5466

KAP - Getting Started, Suggestions?

So, before i plunk down some $ on a brooxs rig
does anyone have any suggestions for getting started?
should I make an Erector set one first? or popcicle sticks?

would also like to see what others have done here.

thanks
jim
by Mux11
Mon, Mar 02 2009, 07:58 PM
Forum: 180GO!
Topic: The newest 180GO! member
Replies: 10
Views: 2288

Re: The Newest 180GO! Member

CONGRATS MIKE!!!

when are the trading cars coming out??? :up:
jp
by Mux11
Tue, Feb 24 2009, 11:10 PM
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Make Your Own Kids Kite
Replies: 5
Views: 1197

Re: Make Your Own Kids Kite

WELCOME Chook!! good to see you are bit by the bug :up: first suggestion ~ Sleds can be made from a sheet of paper or plastic bag with hours of flying fun. just about every book i have has this plan in it. some online sources Here is one from Gary Engvall, probably top of my list as a base. http://m...
by Mux11
Wed, Feb 18 2009, 10:33 PM
Forum: Club Discussion
Topic: Handeling Orders
Replies: 3
Views: 1030

Handeling Orders

mk mentioned that if you have an idea for handeling orders better to start a new thread. Other group buys I have been a part of did it where if you were ordering you emailed in the order, not taken via posts. because we know how deep they can get and such. Just my 2c :up: the RoK project was an awes...
by Mux11
Mon, Feb 16 2009, 11:35 AM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: Kite Projects - This Winter---Rok Building Class
Replies: 118
Views: 20957

Re: Kite Projects - This Winter---Rok Building Class

Oh - forgot
I found this on kitemaker about the prussit knot and a quick easy way to make one. worth a view
http://www.kitebuilder.com/forums/viewt ... ot&start=0
by Mux11
Mon, Feb 16 2009, 11:29 AM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: Kite Projects - This Winter---Rok Building Class
Replies: 118
Views: 20957

Re: Kite Projects - This Winter---Rok Building Class

ROK - ON Well got them put together yesterday in a couple hours. Everything went well till i got to the second half of the prussit knot for the tensioner. after some deep thinking and looking at it I finally figured it out, or i think i did. http://lh3.ggpht.com/_zWg9zI8k6Rw/SY9mUIvnDqI/AAAAAAAABmk...
by Mux11
Sat, Feb 14 2009, 06:39 PM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: Kite Projects - This Winter---Rok Building Class
Replies: 118
Views: 20957

Re: Kite Projects - This Winter---Rok Building Class

That's a really cool design, Ken. Maybe you could photograph all the steps as you make it. It would be a nice tutorial on applique. would second that :up: Really like the design! Ive got a few skins i want to make for the ROK that we did.... oh and start scaling it up to bigger BIGGER. wonder what ...
by Mux11
Tue, Feb 10 2009, 09:30 PM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: Kite Projects - This Winter---Rok Building Class
Replies: 118
Views: 20957

Re: Kite Projects - This Winter---Rok Building Class

Ah - the ribbon things

how about a flock of beez with the hummers :up:
by Mux11
Mon, Feb 09 2009, 08:48 PM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: Kite Projects - This Winter---Rok Building Class
Replies: 118
Views: 20957

Re: Kite Projects - This Winter---Rok Building Class

Great Pictures Mike!!!
Sorry i missed the finish
by Mux11
Sun, Feb 08 2009, 02:52 PM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: Kite Projects - This Winter---Rok Building Class
Replies: 118
Views: 20957

Re: Kite Projects - This Winter---Rok Building Class

anyone willing to post pictures of the detail of their master piece? My study group canceled today and i thought i would make some progress :) Jeepster was right ~ im feeling like an assembly line. Got the sails together - reinforcements cut out and was getting ready to tack them on when I realized,...
by Mux11
Sat, Feb 07 2009, 08:59 PM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: Kite Projects - This Winter---Rok Building Class
Replies: 118
Views: 20957

Re: Kite Projects - This Winter---Rok Building Class

THANK YOU !! for a great workshop. The drive was as it should be, without event.

Here are some shots i took from today.

ROK BUILD


Im anxious to see the finished products from all uf us.
JP
by Mux11
Mon, Feb 02 2009, 09:40 PM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: Kite Projects - This Winter---Rok Building Class
Replies: 118
Views: 20957

Re: Kite Projects - This Winter---Rok Building Class

I will be there. counted as 1 :up:
by Mux11
Wed, Jan 28 2009, 11:31 PM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: Kite Projects - This Winter---Rok Building Class
Replies: 118
Views: 20957

Re: Kite Projects - This Winter---Rok Building Class

Pkrekel wrote:
Jeff wrote:
backdraft wrote:I will be having Anne pick up a variety of lunch meats, cheeses, breads and other odds and ends snacks. Does anyone have any other requests?

Thanks.

Mike S.

Blueberry beer.



Not blueberry beer again :shock:


Ummm, Yeah - I second that :rotfl

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