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by Hector Herrera
Sun, Jan 21 2007, 12:01 AM
Forum: Accessories
Topic: *DOG STAKE*
Replies: 14
Views: 4644

Re: *DOG STAKE*

After my first encounter with DOG STAKING, I think I am going to make another design. The way I did the first one I feel that it drags too much on the rings, and I could not figure out how many turns I had gone to one side or the other; and it was difficult, so...probably next week I will introduce ...
by Hector Herrera
Sat, Jan 20 2007, 11:21 PM
Forum: Accessories
Topic: *DOG STAKE*
Replies: 14
Views: 4644

*DOG STAKE*

Hi Fellows! I've had a terrific week... I'm doing real good in my new job, everybody seems content with my performance, there is lot to learn and do, my experience in the field is making things flow very easy, and I like my fellow co-workers, to whom I talked about KITES and everybody is interested ...
by Hector Herrera
Tue, Jan 16 2007, 08:56 PM
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: *NEW* PHOTO & VIDEO EQUIP.
Replies: 8
Views: 1518

Re: *NEW* PHOTO & VIDEO EQUIP.

Decision...taken!!! I am starting tomorrow at 3:30 PM I am going to adopt the method of IKE member Kite makers. every detail...perfect, doing it with... enthusiasm. Even if we've never done it before, accept the chalenge with ... allegro. I know that at the end of whatever job we do, it will be fulf...
by Hector Herrera
Mon, Jan 15 2007, 09:39 PM
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: *Octagon Kite*
Replies: 1
Views: 1291

*Octagon Kite*

Hi Larry...Hi Karen!!! I am in the process of making an Octagonal Kite, and noticed that you have one of your own allready, wich is a total beauty. Did you sew every detail on it? or is it painted? My big question for you is: Is this a one line kite? and if so may I ask you how did you do the bridle...
by Hector Herrera
Mon, Jan 15 2007, 07:10 PM
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: making the local papers
Replies: 14
Views: 2923

Re: Making The Local Papers

What's the name of the Newspaper? Do they have it online? I'd like to read the whole story and transfer it to another Kite club. by the way I belong to "Up, Up and Away Kite Club." (via internet only.) I see the members once or twice a year, since I go to Seal Beach seldomly. Congrats... :...
by Hector Herrera
Mon, Jan 15 2007, 06:28 PM
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: *NEW* PHOTO & VIDEO EQUIP.
Replies: 8
Views: 1518

*NEW* PHOTO & VIDEO EQUIP.

Allright! Yesterday I bought a JVC DV Digital Video Camera, and I was testing the photos. but I didn't like the way they looked in my laptop. Sooo...I went today to the same store and bought me a 8 pixels Sony Cyber-Shot digital Still Camera. I had to use my credit, and I am now in $1,2000.00 bucks ...
by Hector Herrera
Fri, Jan 12 2007, 07:45 PM
Forum: Videos
Topic: Quadastrophe
Replies: 4
Views: 1451

Re: Quadastrophe

Very good maneuvering!!!

I can do that!!!???
I just need a partner to follow me...

Do you know where this guys are from?
by Hector Herrera
Sun, Jan 07 2007, 11:28 AM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: "Gus" my spiked friend
Replies: 20
Views: 5288

Re: "Gus" My Spiked Friend

Frodos Majik! That's a fabulous Kite!!! :shock: I have been thinking in making a Guatemalan kite, you know, one of those traditional old time kites, but after looking at your kite, Babbman's, and Chris, I don't know anymore...??? I have to go with the flow... High teck, modern... Maybe if I do a mix...
by Hector Herrera
Sat, Jan 06 2007, 11:03 PM
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How Does She Touch You?
Replies: 4
Views: 1211

Re: How Does She Touch You?

Knoted 4ever.. I've got to be very honest with you. I feel that my English is not good enough to understand the depth. I half way read Flight of the Eagle, and the reason for doing so, is that I don't like to get deep into someone's mind. Krishnamurty is Ok. but not for me. Shock? Not at all, I was ...
by Hector Herrera
Sat, Jan 06 2007, 03:55 PM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: Flowform
Replies: 40
Views: 6324

Re: Flowform

[smiley smilie=10 fontcolor=000000 shadowcolor=000000 shieldshadow=1]BRAVO!!![/smiley] [smiley smilie=1 fontcolor=00FF00 shadowcolor=669966 shieldshadow=0]BRAVO!!![/smiley] [smiley smilie=8 fontcolor=0000FF shadowcolor=0000FF shieldshadow=0]BRAVO!!![/smiley]

GREAT WORK!!!
by Hector Herrera
Sat, Jan 06 2007, 02:29 PM
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How Does She Touch You?
Replies: 4
Views: 1211

Re: How Does She Touch You?

Knoted 4ever !!! Even the name is artistic, Does the K mean anything, and does "noted" means "a seen note" and of couse 4ever means just that. I guess. :roll: Hmmm... From the beggining of my humble appeareance in this forum, I have been reading your writtings, and they capture m...
by Hector Herrera
Sat, Jan 06 2007, 11:14 AM
Forum: Kite Sites
Topic: Drachen Foundation
Replies: 21
Views: 8755

Re: Drachen Foundation

Uooohh...??? :shock: What? ???? :?: This morning as I woke up, and I saw the octagonal frame standing against the wall, and I noticed that, for it's size it's not going to fit in my station wagon...??? :( And suddenly I tought "no wonder there are collapsing kites"... a good thing is that ...
by Hector Herrera
Fri, Jan 05 2007, 08:11 PM
Forum: Kite Sites
Topic: Drachen Foundation
Replies: 21
Views: 8755

Re: Drachen Foundation

http://www.drachen.org/journals/a09/Guatemalan-kites.pdf Hello fellows...!!! It's so good to see the (IKE) Kite Making Enthusiast at work... and I am not going to be left behind. Today I went with the family to a Nursery, just to buy some plant food for my dear wife's plants and flowers, and I saw t...
by Hector Herrera
Thu, Jan 04 2007, 10:40 PM
Forum: Not Kites
Topic: *MERGING C: AND D: DRIVES*
Replies: 18
Views: 3822

Re: *MERGING C: AND D: DRIVES*

:? Thanks for the advice...I will just do that.
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by Hector Herrera
Thu, Jan 04 2007, 12:21 PM
Forum: Not Kites
Topic: *MERGING C: AND D: DRIVES*
Replies: 18
Views: 3822

Re: *MERGING C: AND D: DRIVES*

Hi Invis !!! Very good info. For right now, I've been holding everything, till I get a job, Yesterday I went for a second interview and I'd probably (hopefully) start working soon; and who knows I may buy your Demo...but it's not gonna be untill then. I guess 3 to six months from now I'll be in a be...
by Hector Herrera
Wed, Jan 03 2007, 12:38 PM
Forum: Kite Sites
Topic: Drachen Foundation
Replies: 21
Views: 8755

Re: Drachen Foundation

Okay Fellows!!! Today I send a request to Drachen Foundation. I needed to get bamboo spars, to make some Guatemalan kites!!! I hope I can make a couple before the end of February and bring them over to Huntington Beach Kite Party. These would be the old fashion kites, along with the High tech. kite...
by Hector Herrera
Mon, Jan 01 2007, 02:25 PM
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kite Flyers Or Kite Fliers?
Replies: 6
Views: 1825

Re: Kite Flyers Or Kite Fliers?

I guess I am gonna be...
The Americkano Kyte flyier...

and...
"Remember, If the wind sucks, You're flying backwards"
:roll:
by Hector Herrera
Mon, Jan 01 2007, 11:16 AM
Forum: Plans
Topic: Rok plans
Replies: 51
Views: 12866

Re: Rok Plans

WOW Babbman... :shock: Perfection in Motion !!!! When I said "we know you could do it" I didn't know "how good you could do it"!!! You are a real pro. :up: that makes me think that my next kite, it's got to be done well, and better than my previous. [smiley smilie=3 fontcolor=000...
by Hector Herrera
Sun, Dec 31 2006, 02:38 PM
Forum: Plans
Topic: Rok plans
Replies: 51
Views: 12866

Re: Rok Plans

Wish me luck everyone, I'm about to venture into my 1st appliqué tonight.. Good lord, I hope I don't mess it up.... Does kite making get any quicker as you go? lol [smiley smilie=5 fontcolor=000000 shadowcolor=000000 shieldshadow=1]Go Babbman Go...[/smiley] [smiley smilie=5 fontcolor=0000FF shadow...
by Hector Herrera
Wed, Dec 27 2006, 07:23 PM
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kite Flyers Or Kite Fliers?
Replies: 6
Views: 1825

Kite Flyers Or Kite Fliers?

Hi guys!!! For a while I have been confused about, how to, properly say it or writte it. is it Kite "FLYER"? or Kite "FLIER" ? [smiley smilie=1 fontcolor=000000 shadowcolor=000000 shieldshadow=1]Help ![/smiley] Please forgive my english, but I have not been able to find the answe...

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