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by cadguy
Fri, Sep 04 2009, 10:41 PM
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Custom Handle Information
Replies: 49
Views: 13081

Re: Custom Handle Information

FIXTURES! I don't need no stinkin' Fixtures! :rotfl
so far i've used the garage floor, my foot, and a clamp-on vice.
do you want to see the actual tape I'll hang the rods from when I spray paint them?

But really, the powder coating process is nice.
Nice work guys.

D
by cadguy
Fri, Sep 04 2009, 09:46 PM
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Custom Handle Information
Replies: 49
Views: 13081

Re: Custom Handle Information

hey kids, I too, am in the process of make a set or two of handles. I bought some 3/8' dia. rod from one of those home stores - don't know the exact alloy type. The first set will be the same size as my current B-handles. i first measured the B-handle from the bottom end to the point where the curve...
by cadguy
Fri, Sep 04 2009, 08:36 PM
Forum: Quad Line Kites
Topic: Revolution B-Series Zen
Replies: 4
Views: 1805

Re: Revolution B-Series Zen

Hello gang, iQuad recently went to Bogota, Columbia and flew their Zens in team flying. there's a video of it somewhere and in the background you can see a flag on a flagpole (no duh?!) where the flag is hardly in motion. If anyone is going to the MOTS Milwaukee fest, iQuad will be there and maybe y...
by cadguy
Thu, Aug 13 2009, 10:10 PM
Forum: 2009 Kite Festivals
Topic: 2009: Perry Farms Kite Festival, August 15-16
Replies: 34
Views: 5950

Re: 2009: Perry Farms Kite Festival, August 15-16

the winds are forecasted to be out of the south-south east.
:oops:
by cadguy
Mon, Aug 10 2009, 10:48 PM
Forum: 2009 Kite Festivals
Topic: 2009: Perry Farms Kite Festival, August 15-16
Replies: 34
Views: 5950

Re: 2009: Perry Farms Kite Festival, August 15-16

Hey Kids,
Will anyone be around on Friday afternoon? I'm planning to come for the weekend but was wondering if it is worth coming on Friday.

Dayton David
by cadguy
Fri, May 29 2009, 05:58 PM
Forum: 2009 Kite Festivals
Topic: 2009, May 30-31: Pontiac,IL Kite Fest
Replies: 25
Views: 4902

Re: 2009, May 30-31: Pontiac,IL Kite Fest

Hey kids, After working all last weekend and Monday on the yard, trimming bushes, cutting down pine tree, rebuilding stone wall, I get to come over and play kites! :revspin: I should get in about 9:00ish. Willing to give a hand to setup. And, staying for sunday too. Mike, I'm still interested in a l...
by cadguy
Tue, May 19 2009, 10:05 PM
Forum: 2009 Kite Festivals
Topic: 2009 Grand Haven Kite Festival
Replies: 32
Views: 6316

Re: 2009 Grand Haven Kite Festival

a couple pics of your fellow IKEs....Jeepster & DB Cooper... http://www.ikeclub.org/Forums/posted_images/user_212_p1010004__2__1242787921_448595.jpg http://www.ikeclub.org/Forums/posted_images/user_212_p1010053_1242788070_595972.jpg http://www.ikeclub.org/Forums/posted_images/user_212_p1010051_1...
by cadguy
Mon, May 18 2009, 09:02 PM
Forum: 2009 Kite Festivals
Topic: 2009 Grand Haven Kite Festival
Replies: 32
Views: 6316

Re: 2009 Grand Haven Kite Festival

Hooked, netted, filleted, and totally fried! Introducing my kids to tree house building, bunge jumping, sky diving, motorcycling, Burningman, and now the Dark Side of Rev flying... I'm expecting the Department of Child Social Sevices at my door any day! Shhhhhhhhhhh! [/quote] Here's a shot of the f...
by cadguy
Tue, May 12 2009, 09:38 PM
Forum: Fighter Kites
Topic: Fighter kite
Replies: 15
Views: 12076

Re: Fighter Kite

Here's a little something I whipped together this weekend. 8) Tyvek, bamboo bow & spine, coffee straws for battens, permanent markers. I still need to test fly it. I'll have it with me at Grand Haven. http://www.ikeclub.org/Forums/posted_images/user_212_ike_fighter.jpg Forgive me for rearranging...
by cadguy
Wed, Apr 29 2009, 11:14 PM
Forum: 2009 Kite Festivals
Topic: 2009 Grand Haven Kite Festival
Replies: 32
Views: 6316

Re: 2009 Grand Haven Kite Festival

Hello gang, I plan to get there Friday, early afternoon. And no, i will not be driving back that same day, i just confirmed my reservation for the weekend. The courtyard at the Best Western looks like a fun place to hang out after a day at the beach. I'll bring the jarts......are they still legal in...
by cadguy
Mon, Apr 20 2009, 08:20 PM
Forum: 2009 Kite Festivals
Topic: 2009:Oswego Earth Day Kite Festival - April 18, 2009
Replies: 19
Views: 4074

Re: 2009:Oswego Earth Day Kite Festival - April 18, 2009

hey gang, Had great time! Thanks for making me feel so welcomed. Wish I could have stayed for dinner but just wanted to get back before midnight. The 5-1/2 hour drive home only seemed like 10. :wink: Would really like to see the picture of the 8-rev ball we held low to the ground. And any other pict...
by cadguy
Wed, Apr 08 2009, 09:40 PM
Forum: 2009 Kite Festivals
Topic: 2009 Kitefest, Ohio. April 4-5
Replies: 28
Views: 5621

Re: 2009 Kitefest, Ohio. April 4-5

thanks mike for getting me registered here.
and a big :thanks: to the 180GO! team for the team lessons
AND letting me fly a routine with them during the kite fest :up: .
I just wish I had a camera to document my debut.

David

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