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by BillLamm
Wed, Mar 03 2010, 02:44 PM
Forum: Club & Quick Flys
Topic: Try It Again? March 6 Or 7
Replies: 13
Views: 1369

Re: Try It Again? March 6 Or 7

catspaw00 wrote:Hi all,

I know it's only Monday, but as of right now the weekend is looking gorgeous - mid-40s and winds from 5-15 mph. Anybody up for a fly one of those days?

:revspin:

-Wendy


I'm ready.... :revspin:

but I think I am off to Missouri for the weekend... :(
by BillLamm
Wed, Mar 03 2010, 02:41 PM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: Next Club Build???
Replies: 6
Views: 1730

Re: Next Club Build???

So any ideas for the next club build? currently on the table for me: jordan 200 11' Rok 4 -eddy's with applique hands ( christmas gifts) Next on the list: 3 - rok's (like from the build) Fled Achtkant Train I'm not done with my sewing table build?!?! then I have a one piece Cody to finish... going ...
by BillLamm
Tue, Feb 16 2010, 05:24 PM
Forum: Videos
Topic: Divertimento With Revolution 1.5
Replies: 2
Views: 1139

Re: Divertimento With Revolution 1.5

Nice flying... great music choice.. cool to see what the Chicago Bean will look like when it blooms :bash:

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by BillLamm
Mon, Feb 15 2010, 05:09 PM
Forum: Quad Line Kites
Topic: Thinking About A Quad
Replies: 20
Views: 4582

Re: Thinking About A Quad

if you want to be frugal get the SLE now, before the changes... I wish I could ask for leads on a full vent SLE red/gold on black... I would get 4 wraps and race rods... then my rev world would be complete... (for a month or two) If money is no option get the B series (2 and 3 wrap or just race rods...
by BillLamm
Sat, Feb 13 2010, 04:54 PM
Forum: Not Kites
Topic: Who felt the quake?
Replies: 12
Views: 2325

Re: Who Felt The Quake?

But if it's your neighbors house that falls into the ocean, then you now have ocean front property. Just have to be sure to build on the good side of the fault line. :) my California Uncle keeps teasing that he keeps his boat tied up in Idaho in case California falls in... or he teases my Alaska Un...
by BillLamm
Sat, Feb 13 2010, 04:49 PM
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Member Pre-introduction
Replies: 33
Views: 5858

Re: New Member Pre-introduction

Otto has got to be a better choice than Budig?!?!?! :blink2:

Congratulations... :up:
by BillLamm
Thu, Feb 11 2010, 07:56 AM
Forum: Not Kites
Topic: Who felt the quake?
Replies: 12
Views: 2325

Re: Who Felt The Quake?

What kind of shrubbery goes with lava? On the plus side it did melt most of the snow. :lol: http://gerrystreenursery.com/pics/Burning-Bush.jpg Burning Bush..... :oops: about the quack... I was awake because the cat and dog where being a pain... but that is not too uncommon for them since I get up t...
by BillLamm
Fri, Jan 15 2010, 10:48 PM
Forum: Not Kites
Topic: Cephalopods
Replies: 55
Views: 10654

Re: Cephalopods

I know, this is not anoctopus but it is an intriguing link I found at the end of your video

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VjE0Kdfos4Y&NR=1&feature=fvwp[/youtube]
by BillLamm
Wed, Jan 06 2010, 06:09 PM
Forum: Club Discussion
Topic: 2010 Treasure Island Kite Festival
Replies: 18
Views: 3725

Re: 2010 Treasure Island Kite Festival

Jynx wrote:
Jeff wrote:Friday, late afternoon or early evening.

...and Jeff, to put your mind at ease.... Your bag is in the Jeep!

See you all shortly!

Let's hope it warms up a bit... I would hate to have to pack my long-johns! (Another Cool Fool fest?)


Better leave now... before the snow gets you....
by BillLamm
Sun, Jan 03 2010, 03:17 PM
Forum: Club Discussion
Topic: Experimental Feature: IKE TV
Replies: 18
Views: 2558

Re: Experimental Feature: IKE TV

Jynx wrote:
Mike wrote:San Diego was a ton of fun and the wind and sun were perfect.


S H U T - U P !


Its ok... he didn't get any of that yummy hot chocolate :up:
by BillLamm
Thu, Dec 31 2009, 08:16 PM
Forum: Club Discussion
Topic: Experimental Feature: IKE TV
Replies: 18
Views: 2558

Re: Experimental Feature: IKE TV

That's pretty cool... hopefully I will be up there freezing my butt off... (bribing my wife with ice sculpting lessons and maybe an art supply store)
by BillLamm
Wed, Dec 09 2009, 07:34 PM
Forum: Club Discussion
Topic: A big thank you to...
Replies: 8
Views: 1549

Re: A Big Thank You To...

Jynx wrote:
Mike wrote:
Jeff wrote:I just wish I could be a full-time IKE employee! ;)

Wouldn't that be cool!


You both CAN be full-time IKE employees!

:book: Unfortunately: No pay or benefits!


they can vote them selves a raise if it is a percentage increase :lol:
by BillLamm
Tue, Dec 08 2009, 12:39 PM
Forum: Club Discussion
Topic: A big thank you to...
Replies: 8
Views: 1549

Re: A Big Thank You To...

Thank you all for this group... I hve yet to be as active as I wish but I am off to a great start thanks to tons of info gleaned from this forum and some great training from Jeff... (now its cold and flying seems less fun ~~sigh~~
by BillLamm
Tue, Dec 08 2009, 12:37 PM
Forum: Videos
Topic: 1.5 Evolution 3-stack At The Pond
Replies: 5
Views: 1452

Re: 1.5 Evolution 3-stack At The Pond

Hello, I hope everyone had a good Thanksgiving. If you haven't heard, I also got MARRIED :!: last month. Anyway, here's a video (with music) of what I call a Rev 1.5 Evolution stack. It's a 3-stack of a 1.5 UL (pre-SLE), an SLE, and a B-series. The stack lines, 100# blended spectra (old dual-line s...
by BillLamm
Tue, Dec 01 2009, 07:30 PM
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pre Holiday Special To Ike
Replies: 6
Views: 1351

Re: Pre Holiday Special To Ike

Good luck, and be sure to post if you have any questions. Thank you.. I will.. :up: Jeff got me off to a great start with a toutorial earlier this year and I have been flying a few home built quads... (tyek and duct tape... then hobby lobby sale RSN)... building a junebug quad for my son for Christ...
by BillLamm
Mon, Nov 30 2009, 11:17 PM
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pre Holiday Special To Ike
Replies: 6
Views: 1351

Re: Pre Holiday Special To Ike

finally got out to fly today... for a short time as the sun set...

looked great... all the parts were in the bag and nothing broke... despite me... :P

maybe again tomorrow if I get all my pottery chores done... after that it sounds like the weather is turning very winter...
by BillLamm
Sat, Nov 28 2009, 10:23 AM
Forum: Club & Quick Flys
Topic: Quick Fly - Saturday, November 28 - Chicago
Replies: 17
Views: 2902

Re: Quick Fly - Saturday, November 28 - Chicago

Man ?!?! I was going to really try to make it to this gathering... :x even picked up a real rev from David this morning (he is so cool... stopped on his way north at a rest stop at the Cheddar curtain to trade me kite for coffee... actually shipping for coffee) but I am chained to the potters wheel ...
by BillLamm
Tue, Nov 17 2009, 07:16 PM
Forum: Fabric, Spars and Fittings
Topic: Perfect Rev Spar
Replies: 20
Views: 5992

Re: Perfect Rev Spar

I don't know for sure but.... :wink: I think the string in our hand and how it is bridled to the kite is the proverbial weight on the front of the glider... A gliders flight is a carefully balanced game of falling to build wind speed that creates lift... The speed of the kite is (A) wind speed and (...
by BillLamm
Mon, Nov 02 2009, 09:38 PM
Forum: Not Kites
Topic: Interesting Spam
Replies: 7
Views: 1971

Re: Interesting Spam

Jeff wrote:Hopefully, no one will discover that I am just a bot trying to elevate my search results...oh wait, did I say that out loud?


Dang... now you went and blew our cover?!?!?! we were about to get jeffbott.com at the top of google and bling?!?!?!
by BillLamm
Thu, Oct 15 2009, 04:42 PM
Forum: 2009 Kite Festivals
Topic: 2009 Sauganash IL Kite Fest, Oct 24
Replies: 15
Views: 3036

Re: 2009 Sauganash IL Kite Fest, Oct 24

Mike wrote:Roll Call!


Yumm... just east of SuperDawg.... but we have our last farmer market that day :(

20% off our pottery at Kenosha Harbor Market :)

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