Log inUsernamePassword
Log me on automatically each visit    
Register
Register
Log in to check your private messages
Log in to check your private messages

Mark all forums read
Kitebuilder.com Forum Index
The time now is Thu Jul 31, 2014 3:30 pm
All times are GMT
View unanswered posts | View posts since last visit
  

Administration:
 Forum   Topics   Posts   Last Post 
No new posts Forum Announcements
Come here to view announcements regarding the kitebuilder.com forums.
   
52 482 Sun May 19, 2013 1:21 pm
R Moore View latest post
No new posts Auction Announcements
While advertising in the forum is frowned upon, you can make posts regarding your auction items in this area... Just don't abuse the privilege.
   
145 883 Wed Jul 09, 2014 1:52 pm
TBHinPhilly View latest post
No new posts Commercial Announcements
And now, a word from our sponsor. Come here to view new product announcements, advance notice of sales, and other miscellaneous Kite Studio affairs.
   
78 782 Thu Aug 01, 2013 2:13 pm
WayWord Son View latest post

Kite Builders International:
 Forum   Topics   Posts   Last Post 
No new posts Historical Kiters
Here you will find a growing glossary of innovative flyers and builders that have made significant contributions to the development of kiting.
Moderator dpb
70 563 Thu May 01, 2014 6:11 pm
TBHinPhilly View latest post
No new posts Profiles: Who are you?
Tell us a little about yourself and your kites. How long have you been building? Who and what inspires you? Have you won any kitebuilding awards? What's your favorite color?
   
279 2267 Fri Jun 27, 2014 10:38 pm
sadsack View latest post
No new posts Profiles: Where are you?
Become the Mayor of your own town. Introduce us to wonderful and interesting places, natural views and culture. Include information on great places to eat, sleep, shop, and FLY!
   
28 272 Sat Jun 21, 2014 1:45 pm
R Moore View latest post
No new posts What's on your mind?
Just for you dreamers out there who are sitting at work, messing with your computer, and thinking OUTSIDE your windows. What's on your mind? (Doesn't have to be related to kitebuilding)
   
2573 36987 Wed Jul 30, 2014 2:32 pm
OldGoat View latest post
No new posts Cool Links
Use this section to post links to to other websites. Show pictures that you've found on the web, discuss kites or images that impress you. Get inspired!
   
1105 6987 Mon Jul 28, 2014 11:53 pm
Jesse Gersenson View latest post
No new posts Contests!
From time to time we run contests here at kitebuilder.com. Some offer a prize, others just offer a laugh... either way, they are great fun. Enter the forum for more information.
   
102 2278 Wed Sep 11, 2013 9:20 pm
KiteSquid View latest post

The Kitebuilders' Roundtable:
 Forum   Topics   Posts   Last Post 
No new posts Kitebuilder 101
A gathering place for kitebuilders to share what they know (and don't know!) about building kites. Post general kitebuilding information, techniques, and questions here.
   
1088 14222 Thu Jul 31, 2014 2:32 pm
TBHinPhilly View latest post
No new posts Single Line Kite Design & Construction
Do you have an idea or problem with a new Single Line Kite design? Bring it to the center of this table, we will try to help. Discussions also include current project notes from beginning to end. Let us in on your thought process, construction techniques, and flight results.
   
1667 39858 Mon Jul 28, 2014 3:24 pm
apitts0217 View latest post
No new posts Fighter Kite Design & Construction
Do you have an idea or problem with a new Fighter Kite design? Bring it to the center of this table, we will try to help. Discussions also include current project notes from beginning to end. Let us in on your thought process, construction techniques, and flight results.
   
124 1469 Wed Jul 23, 2014 6:04 pm
planish View latest post
No new posts Multi Line Kite Design & Construction
Do you have an idea or problem with a new Multi Line Kite design? Bring it to the center of this table, we will try to help. Discussions also include current project notes from beginning to end. Let us in on your thought process, construction techniques, and flight results.
   
585 8076 Thu Jul 31, 2014 12:23 am
sadsack View latest post
No new posts Non-Kite Design & Construction
Do you have an idea or problem on some form of new Line Art or Ground Display? Bring it to the center of the table, we will try to help. Discussions also include current project notes from beginning to end. Let us in on your thought process and construction techniques.
   
556 11261 Wed Jul 30, 2014 4:22 am
kiteguy View latest post

On-Line Kite Building Projects & Plans:
 Forum   Topics   Posts   Last Post 
No new posts Kite Plans - Reviewed
Here you will find references to many kite plans that are available on-line. Included are comments from forum members that have followed, revised, and corrected the plan details.
   
83 2765 Sun Jul 27, 2014 2:47 pm
kiteguy View latest post
No new posts Kite Plans - Requests
Looking for a particular kite plan? We know you already used the search feature of the forum, but maybe you still need more information. Post your request here.
   
126 1376 Sun Feb 23, 2014 2:10 pm
Pumpkin View latest post
No new posts Project 7.0 - Fled
A cross between the light-wind Flare and the traditional Sled. This is a stable, strong, light-wind kite that flies at a line angle of 65 - 70 degrees, just about perfect for KAP or line laundry. This class, hosted by Bill Wilson, runs three weeks and will begin January 30, 2009. Enter the forum for more information.
Moderator wdrwilson
12 357 Fri May 03, 2013 2:12 am
kaos View latest post
No new posts Project 5.0 - Achtkant Train
Designed in the early 90's by Harm van Veen, the Achtkant is simple, yet majestic looking kite. Boxkites presents this kite with a small but awesome twist. The class runs six weeks with a new lesson posted each Friday. Enter the forum to learn more.
Moderator boxkites
14 186 Tue Aug 02, 2011 2:47 am
kiteguy View latest post
No new posts Project 4.0 - Delta Conyne
The Delta Conyne is a kite that belongs in every builders bag. Presented by Progcraft, this was our FOURTH online kitebuilding project. Each stage involves about 2 - 4 hours of work depending on skill level. Enter the forum to learn more.
Moderator Progcraft
12 291 Wed Aug 15, 2012 10:16 pm
Russ Mozier View latest post
No new posts Project 3.0 - Lil Genki
Presented by Kiteguy, this forum was host to our THIRD Online Kitebuilding class. The project was taught to the level of someone that has never built a kite of this sort. We will be looking at the kite as one built from plans, but not being constrained to the plan. There is an opportunity to take this design and run with itů.in all directions. However, you will be challenged to stick with the basic wing shape, just to show how many different ways something can be built and still have a unique kite. Enter the forum to learn more.
Moderator kiteguy
15 360 Thu May 09, 2013 7:34 am
kiteguy View latest post
No new posts Project 2.0 - #54 Star Facet
Presented by Scott E. Spencer, this forum was host to our SECOND Online Kitebuilding Project, a #54 Star Facet. The class ran 6 weeks and was a great success. Enter the forum to learn more.
Moderators Gary, Scott E. Spencer
21 230 Tue Sep 28, 2010 6:12 pm
Jasja View latest post
No new posts Project 1.0 - Della Porta
Presented by Kitenerd and Sodedako, this forum was host to our FIRST Online Kitebuilding Project, a Della Porta. The class began on January 23, 2004 and ran for 6 weeks. It was a HUGE success! Enter the forum to learn more.
Moderators kitenerd, Sodedako
16 423 Wed Apr 04, 2012 4:37 am
kiteguy View latest post

Kite Festivals, Competitons, and Building Events:
 Forum   Topics   Posts   Last Post 
No new posts The Competitive Edge
Do you have questions about how the Kitemakers' Competitons are run, how kites are judged, or how to improve your scores? Do you have comments on competition results? This forum is the kitebuilder.com version of the PRE and POST Competition Seminar that we run at every AKA convention.
   
70 859 Tue Apr 29, 2014 2:16 pm
CJQ View latest post
No new posts Kite Building Events
Is your club sponsoring a kite build? Do you know of an upcoming event? What is the project? Where is it? When is it? Who is invited? Post the information here. Personal instruction is the best way to learn!
   
165 2725 Sat Jul 26, 2014 8:04 pm
Jesse Gersenson View latest post
No new posts Kite Festivals
Will there be a kite festival in your area? Will you be traveling to a certain part of the country? Would you like to meet up with other members of this forum? Post the festival details here!
   
638 8319 Fri Jun 06, 2014 7:17 pm
corgimas View latest post

Kite Building Supplies:
 Forum   Topics   Posts   Last Post 
No new posts Fabric
Discussions about Ripstop Nylon, Polyester, Dacron, Tyvek, and any other fabrics used for kitebuilding.
   
328 3820 Thu Jun 26, 2014 2:32 am
KC_BAKER View latest post
No new posts Fittings
Do you have questions about stock fittings? Do you have special requirements for fittings not readily available? Kite Studio has an on-site machine shop that makes special parts for kites all over the world. Discuss your needs here.
   
89 1020 Tue Mar 25, 2014 2:09 pm
dj2 View latest post
No new posts Framework
Discussions about various framing materials - including graphite, fiberglass, epoxy, wood, and more.
   
175 1724 Tue Jul 29, 2014 1:08 pm
pwmeek View latest post
No new posts Line
The right line can be one of the most important things in your kite bag. If you have any questions about types of line, strengths, knots, or bridles... post them here!
   
118 1814 Sat Jul 19, 2014 2:43 am
kiteguy View latest post
No new posts Notions
Notions include thread, needles, glue, and paint. If you have questions about how these items are used, this is the place.
   
110 1578 Fri May 30, 2014 7:43 pm
aldenmiller View latest post
No new posts Tools
Discussions about the many tools that kitebuilders use make their jobs easier.
   
422 6457 Sun Jul 20, 2014 4:36 am
kiteguy View latest post
No new posts Other Supplies
Come here for discussions of other supplies that do not fit in any of the above categories.
   
70 789 Sat Jul 26, 2014 11:30 pm
sadsack View latest post

Who is online
2010 Kitebuilder of the Year, Trevor "mototrev" Reeves 2009 Kite of the Year, "Andromeda Px9 " by Simon "Fore Check" Crafts Our users have posted a total of 162264 articles
We have 3641 registered users 
The newest registered user is GSBOB
In total there are 2 users online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 2 Guests   [ Administrator ]   [ Moderator ]
Most users ever online was 188 on Thu Apr 03, 2008 2:40 pm
Registered Users: None
This data is based on users active over the past five minutes
Log in
Username:    Password:      Log me on automatically each visit    

New posts New posts    No new posts No new posts    Forum is locked Forum is locked

 


 

Go Build a Kite!
kitebuilder.com © 2003-20011 | All rights reserved
Powered by: phpBB