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by Chris
Wed, Nov 22 2006, 08:12 PM
Forum: Club & Quick Flys
Topic: Nov 24th club fly!!!
Replies: 21
Views: 3835

Re: Nov 24th club fly!!!

Be sure to check back for pics this weekend!!!

I'll be in your neck of the woods tomorrow Zach, my parents live in Oak Lawn. Have a good Thanksgiving, and welcome to the club :welcome1:
by Chris
Wed, Nov 22 2006, 07:23 PM
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Congrats
Replies: 6
Views: 1636

Re: Congrats

Welcome Banshee, thanks for joining, and sharing! This is very exciting for all of us, I am amzed at the response and support we have received so far, and am looking forward to setting up an annual club fly, where members from all over can get together for a weekend fly/fest/??? I don't know what to...
by Chris
Wed, Nov 22 2006, 07:17 PM
Forum: Club & Quick Flys
Topic: Nov 24th club fly!!!
Replies: 21
Views: 3835

Re: Nov 24th club fly!!!

Thanks Dan, same to you and yours :up:
by Chris
Wed, Nov 22 2006, 07:16 PM
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello From Wisconsin :-)
Replies: 3
Views: 1480

Re: Hello From Wisconsin :-)

Welcome to the club Isaac, good to have someone from behind the Cheddar Curtain!! If you look around, you'll see I started with a dual line, but was quickly turned to the Darkside by Mike Kory :revspin: Even so, I still have my Prism Quantum, I still fly once in a while. Can't really do any tricks t...
by Chris
Tue, Nov 21 2006, 10:07 PM
Forum: Kite Sites
Topic: Kite fishing
Replies: 1
Views: 1697

Kite fishing

by Chris
Tue, Nov 21 2006, 07:50 PM
Forum: Club & Quick Flys
Topic: Nov 24th club fly!!!
Replies: 21
Views: 3835

Re: Nov 24th club fly!!!

Hey!!! I'm back, and yes, boondagger is my test user!
by Chris
Tue, Nov 21 2006, 05:33 PM
Forum: Club & Quick Flys
Topic: Nov 24th club fly!!!
Replies: 21
Views: 3835

Nov 24th club fly!!!

I just got off the phone with Corrine(sp?) from the Naperville Park District. She said it is OK for us to hold our next club fly at Frontier Sports Complex, in Naperville. So we are on for Nov 24, this Friday in Naperville. P. S. Corrine said she MIGHT even get the bathrooms opened for us, but no pr...
by Chris
Tue, Nov 21 2006, 05:31 PM
Forum: Club & Quick Flys
Topic: Day After Turkey Day Club Fly
Replies: 3
Views: 1290

Nov 24th club fly!!!

I just got off the phone with Corrine(sp?) from the Naperville Park District. She said it is OK for us to hold our next club fly at Frontier Sports Complex, in Naperville. So we are on for Nov 24, this Friday in Naperville. P. S. Corrine said she MIGHT even get the bathrooms opened for us, but no pr...
by Chris
Mon, Nov 20 2006, 09:49 PM
Forum: Club & Quick Flys
Topic: Attn: Kankakee / Bourbonnais residents
Replies: 30
Views: 6312

Re: Attn: Kankakee / Bourbonnais residents

Mike is the "old timer" here :lol: , so I think he has the most history :roll: Seriously, he's been flying the longest and really put the idea in my head. I just met Mike and Ken this spring at Perry Farm, where I was trying to get my dual line to do something cool. Then I saw this guy fly...
by Chris
Mon, Nov 20 2006, 09:36 PM
Forum: Not Kites
Topic: Chris's non-kite hobbies
Replies: 22
Views: 4096

Re: Chris's non-kite hobbies

I have a 20" Sun, I was thinking about getting a 36", but I might have to opt for another kite :-D
by Chris
Mon, Nov 20 2006, 09:31 PM
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Grant L
Replies: 7
Views: 1758

Re: Grant L

Well, it's great to have you as a member Grant. I look forward to meeting you and I am making Grand Haven a must attend :-D I live in Montgomery, and we have another member who lives in Aurora!

Is that the one where Mimi made a break for it? :rotfl
by Chris
Mon, Nov 20 2006, 07:07 PM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: Basic Kitemaking supplies
Replies: 7
Views: 1386

Re: Basic Kitemaking supplies

OK, how about a good pair of reading glasses, 'cause obviously I can't! :oops:
by Chris
Mon, Nov 20 2006, 07:03 PM
Forum: Forum Usage, Tips & Tricks
Topic: Order Of Business: Safety
Replies: 7
Views: 2969

Re: Order Of Business: Safety

This may be helpful: [quote]The following requirements MUST be met in order for an event to be awarded AKA sanctioning: The Chair of the event must be both an AKA member in good standing and an experienced kiteflier. Sponsorship. An AKA Affiliated Chapter, an AKA member in good standing, or an AKA M...
by Chris
Mon, Nov 20 2006, 07:01 PM
Forum: Forum Usage, Tips & Tricks
Topic: Order Of Business: Safety
Replies: 7
Views: 2969

Re: Order Of Business: Safety

Traction kiting activities such as, but not limited to, kite surfing, kite buggying, and kite skiing are excluded from coverage.


This comes directly from the AKA webite, under event sanctioning. :(
by Chris
Mon, Nov 20 2006, 06:49 PM
Forum: Sewing
Topic: Basic Kitemaking supplies
Replies: 7
Views: 1386

Re: Basic Kitemaking supplies

don't forget the sewing machine!!! :rotfl
by Chris
Sat, Nov 18 2006, 08:53 PM
Forum: Club & Quick Flys
Topic: Attn: Kankakee / Bourbonnais residents
Replies: 30
Views: 6312

Re: Attn: Kankakee / Bourbonnais residents

It is on the portal, under welcome. They also receive a private message welcoming the to the club. Hello! Welcome to Illinois Kite Enthusiasts Club. We hope you enjoy your time at this site! Feel free to join in and share with others or start your own discussion! ~Enjoy! Illinois Kite Enthusiasts Cl...
by Chris
Sat, Nov 18 2006, 08:42 PM
Forum: Club & Quick Flys
Topic: Attn: Kankakee / Bourbonnais residents
Replies: 30
Views: 6312

Re: Attn: Kankakee / Bourbonnais residents

Cool, looking forward to the post turkey day fly. I changed the welcome message a bit to inform people that registration is also membership. Babbman fixed the problem with saving info in the custom fields. So, with the exception of the web page(when Chris gets to it, the autoredirect works for now) ...
by Chris
Sat, Nov 18 2006, 10:57 AM
Forum: Not Kites
Topic: Chris's non-kite hobbies
Replies: 22
Views: 4096

Re: Chris's non-kite hobbies

If you think unicycle-kiting would be hard, try unicycle dancing :shock:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9xuUzukl ... ed&search=
by Chris
Sat, Nov 18 2006, 08:15 AM
Forum: Power Kites
Topic: Kite boarding
Replies: 15
Views: 6016

Re: Kite boarding

OK, this is for you power kite gurus. I want (have) to buy a kite for traction flying and more importantly, I want to try boarding/sledding-grass and snow. I would prefer a BIG kite that pulls like a smaller kite(if that's possible :-D ) big just for effect, looking for something to attract attentio...
by Chris
Sat, Nov 18 2006, 07:55 AM
Forum: Old phpbbXS Bug Tracker
Topic: spell checker
Replies: 12
Views: 3768

Re: spell checker

That's won of the reasons


...but it dosen't help when you type the wrong word but spell it right :P

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