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by Jynx
Wed, Apr 15 2009, 11:07 PM
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello... From The Corner Of Lake Michigan And Wisconsin
Replies: 19
Views: 3631

Re: Hello... From The Corner Of Lake Michigan And Wisconsin

Yeah I know that little corner of Milwaukee... we just had a family vacation up there... we went to the big glass domes, some little lunch place with cheese in every item on the menu and American Science and Surplus to top of the day :c8l: You hit three of five ... Now DON'T FORGET: TWC Family Kite...
by Jynx
Wed, Apr 15 2009, 01:35 PM
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello... From The Corner Of Lake Michigan And Wisconsin
Replies: 19
Views: 3631

Re: Hello... From The Corner Of Lake Michigan And Wisconsin

:welcome1:

Welcome aboard! ...A hop, skip, and jump, north of ya!
by Jynx
Mon, Apr 13 2009, 07:48 PM
Forum: KAP
Topic: KAP Is Impressive, But How About WBAP?
Replies: 8
Views: 2050

Re: KAP Is Impressive, But How About WBAP?

awindofchange wrote:How'd you like to have that job at 1-2 bucks an hour?

Reminds me of Milwaukee Plastics back in the 60's... OSHA approved?
by Jynx
Tue, Apr 07 2009, 12:27 AM
Forum: 2009 Kite Festivals
Topic: 2009 Kitefest, Ohio. April 4-5
Replies: 28
Views: 5632

Re: 2009 Kitefest, Ohio. April 4-5

They had Chicago Fire and the Milwaukee fliers demoing there. Mike ~ Can you give me info on the Milwaukee Fliers? What do they fly? I feel totally out-of-the-loop...This is a new one for me. That means the other fliers that perform at the same fests with the Fire from Wisconsin, but they don't go ...
by Jynx
Tue, Apr 07 2009, 12:22 AM
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi All From The Suburbs
Replies: 13
Views: 2215

Re: Hi All From The Suburbs

Chris ~

Gotta get more kids outta the house and into the air!
Great to hear you've joined the Dark Side!

Welcome!!!!!!!!!!
by Jynx
Mon, Apr 06 2009, 09:50 PM
Forum: 2009 Kite Festivals
Topic: 2009 Kitefest, Ohio. April 4-5
Replies: 28
Views: 5632

Re: 2009 Kitefest, Ohio. April 4-5

Mike wrote:They had Chicago Fire and the Milwaukee fliers demoing there.

Mike ~ Can you give me info on the Milwaukee Fliers? What do they fly? I feel totally out-of-the-loop...This is a new one for me.
by Jynx
Mon, Apr 06 2009, 08:53 PM
Forum: Club Discussion
Topic: We're now on Facebook
Replies: 2
Views: 924

Re: We're Now On Facebook

Before committing myself, I wanted to check out the true definition of a "fan". Surprised, as to the different meanings, I have concluded that they all suit the occasion: A device for creating a current of air or a breeze A collapsible, usually wedge-shaped device made of a light material ...
by Jynx
Thu, Apr 02 2009, 02:41 PM
Forum: 2009 Kite Festivals
Topic: Kite Party Roll Call
Replies: 163
Views: 20302

Re: Kite Party Roll Call

Mike ~ Great job (to all) on the video! If there was a Kite Exhibitionist class you definitely would score First Place . What a show!!!!!!!!!!! Thanks again for having the faith (or insanity) to allow me to try out one of your smaller stacks... it was a blast! :thx: Missin' you all!
by Jynx
Sun, Mar 29 2009, 12:42 PM
Forum: 2009 Kite Festivals
Topic: Kite Party Roll Call
Replies: 163
Views: 20302

Re: Kite Party Roll Call

Jeepster wrote:There should be an official name for this problem of "a new kite and bad weather."

Cheers,
Tom

There is! ...It's called :censored: :censored: :censored: !
by Jynx
Mon, Mar 23 2009, 10:05 PM
Forum: 2009 Kite Festivals
Topic: 2009 Grand Haven Kite Festival
Replies: 32
Views: 6322

Re: 2009 Grand Haven Kite Festival

MIke and Jeff ~

How about getting this one on the IKE calendar... (for us newbies!)

20th Annual Great Lakes Kite Festival
to benefit The Children's Leukemia Foundation
At the State Park in Grand Haven, Michigan
May 16, & 17, 2009

http://www.mackite.com/glskc.htm

Thanks!
by Jynx
Mon, Mar 16 2009, 07:26 PM
Forum: 2009 Kite Festivals
Topic: 2009: Decatur Kite Fest, April 25-26
Replies: 33
Views: 6525

Re: 2009: Decatur Kite Fest, April 25-26

Holy cow, an IL kiting event which actually falls on a non-work weekend!! Unfortunately, there are no less than THREE kite festivals / fun flys being held in central Wisconsin on April 25-26. Therefore, this kiter will be staying "in state". Hope ya'll have a great event though! :) Hey fe...
by Jynx
Mon, Mar 16 2009, 04:33 PM
Forum: 2009 Kite Festivals
Topic: Kite Party Roll Call
Replies: 163
Views: 20302

Re: Kite Party Roll Call

Are you sure that's Friday? I don't recall that group, and I don't recall the wind blowing that way while I was there. Both the 6 person and 10 person team flys were recorded Thursday March 26, late afternoon. Hope that helps identify the team members. (John's Bugs Bunny routine/s were snippets fro...
by Jynx
Sat, Mar 14 2009, 09:44 PM
Forum: 2009 Kite Festivals
Topic: Kite Party Roll Call
Replies: 163
Views: 20302

Re: Kite Party Roll Call

Here are a few more VIDEO snippets from KP7...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zqS4LRN9ZSA
by Jynx
Thu, Mar 12 2009, 11:54 AM
Forum: 180GO!
Topic: After I put on my 180GO! gear, I look like this:
Replies: 31
Views: 5891

Re: After I Put On My 180GO! Gear, I Look Like This:

Sailor99 wrote:Sailor Hero:
As you can see, his uniform harks back to the nautical days of yore. But Sailor does not dwell in outdated stereotypes - Metrosexual Sailor even does the shopping.

Peeking inside that bag I see only kites... Doing the shopping, my eye!
by Jynx
Thu, Mar 12 2009, 02:32 AM
Forum: 180GO!
Topic: After I put on my 180GO! gear, I look like this:
Replies: 31
Views: 5891

Re: After I Put On My 180GO! Gear, I Look Like This:

Mike wrote:I'm still waiting to see what others make

Seeing we don't have access to quad handles... I went with the next best thing...

Image
by Jynx
Tue, Mar 10 2009, 12:17 AM
Forum: 180GO!
Topic: New 180GO! web page
Replies: 11
Views: 2394

Re: New 180GO! Web Page

Mike wrote:Here's our new web page:
Http://www.180go.com

:up: GREAT Job! Interesting, professional, and easy to navigate!
by Jynx
Mon, Mar 09 2009, 10:16 PM
Forum: Not Kites
Topic: Cephalopods
Replies: 55
Views: 10712

Re: Cephalopods

I realized I hadn't posted any octopus/squid/cuttlefish video or photos in quite a while. So lest you guys feel something is missing from your lives, here's a video of a Blanket Octopus: Amazing! Never realized such an octopus existed... Question: Seeing that they do not have 8 legs (tentacle appen...
by Jynx
Sat, Mar 07 2009, 11:30 PM
Forum: 2009 Kite Festivals
Topic: Kite Party Roll Call
Replies: 163
Views: 20302

Re: Kite Party Roll Call

Jeff ~
Took me right back to the sun and good times!
Great flying guys! ...and you even got my signature kite in there! ...grounded ofcourse!
:LogoRevAni: Great memories and hopefully many, many, more to come! :thanks:
by Jynx
Fri, Mar 06 2009, 08:48 PM
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Howdie.
Replies: 16
Views: 2775

Re: Howdie.

Yes, but is there a doughnut shop right next to the flying field? As you know, that is one of my basic requirements for flying several thousand miles to a kite event. The other is of course the luxury of a really top class (not) Hojo nearby. Did someone mention doughnuts????????????? Welcome aboard...
by Jynx
Thu, Mar 05 2009, 11:48 AM
Forum: 2009 Kite Festivals
Topic: Kite Party Roll Call
Replies: 163
Views: 20302

Re: Kite Party Roll Call

one more: Jynx's (?) kite, a custom rainbow with a gray center, instead of white, in the middle of the megafly. http://www.ikeclub.org/Forums/posted_images/user_4_picture_3.jpg Yep, my kite... but the megafly piloting credit goes to Jeepster! If it was me it would have been titled... mega-spaghetti!

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