Misc Archive

If you are looking to have some fun working on tricks when the wind has abandoned you for the most part, this kite can certainly fit the bill.   It has a balance of light wind and tricks that is about right. 0

Alphakites “TNT Zero” Review by Tom Patterson

Posted on May 22, 2013

If you are looking to have some fun working on tricks when the wind has abandoned you for the most part, this kite can certainly fit the bill. It has a balance of light wind and tricks that is about right.

It's been a long time since there were any published numbers for kite spars. The charts that I could find, were either outdated, or confusing. I couldn't find out how these numbers were even arrived at. With so many new spars on the market, the time had come for some more recent numbers. 0

Spars…Choose your weapon by Shawn Tinkham

Posted on May 4, 2013

It’s been a long time since there were any published numbers for kite spars. The charts that I could find, were either outdated, or confusing. I couldn’t find out how these numbers were even arrived at. With so many new spars on the market, the time had come for some more recent numbers.

Why build a custom kite? Certainly not for the lack of available boutique kites in the world.  Probably not to save money; materials for top of the line kites are […] 0

Kite D.E.sign “Sixth Sense” Build by Stephen Sugarbaker

Posted on April 16, 2013

Why build a custom kite? Certainly not for the lack of available boutique kites in the world.  Probably not to save money; materials for top of the line kites are […]

Simply put, this kite is made for non-stop freestyle action and it'd be well suited for Trick's Party / competition flying. Experienced fliers will appreciate the good vertical rotation, multi Yo-yo's and unrolling will take just seconds. 0

Eolo “Neox” Review by Alex

Posted on March 24, 2013

Simply put, this kite is made for non-stop freestyle action and it’d be well suited for Trick’s Party / competition flying. Experienced fliers will appreciate the good vertical rotation, multi Yo-yo’s and unrolling will take just seconds.

At long last, a new kite from Tim Benson. The “Superfly” is the the all conquering freestyle design from Chris Goff. This is the kite used by Chris to win […] 0

Chris Goff / Tim Benson “Superfly” Preview

Posted on March 24, 2013

At long last, a new kite from Tim Benson. The “Superfly” is the the all conquering freestyle design from Chris Goff. This is the kite used by Chris to win […]

I see myself spending quite a lot of quality time with the Tekken DOA in the coming months working on my Kung-Fu! 0

Sky Sport Designs “Tekken DOA” Review by Tom Patterson

Posted on October 19, 2012

I see myself spending quite a lot of quality time with the Tekken DOA in the coming months working on my Kung-Fu!

I received David Ruger's Magnet proto in April of this year and flew it quite a lot in the weeks after. I liked it very much and asked David to build me a sail. I've had some nice sessions with my Magnet and decided it was time for a little review. 0

David Ruger “Magnet” Review by Carlo

Posted on June 24, 2012

I received David Ruger’s Magnet proto in April of this year and flew it quite a lot in the weeks after. I liked it very much and asked David to build me a sail. I’ve had some nice sessions with my Magnet and decided it was time for a little review.

Last December I contacted Lam Hoac and said that I wanted to order one of his kites. The email exchange with Lam was very pleasant, he responded quickly and shared […] 0

Sky Sport Designs “Transformer TL” SUL Review by Krijn

Posted on March 30, 2012

Last December I contacted Lam Hoac and said that I wanted to order one of his kites. The email exchange with Lam was very pleasant, he responded quickly and shared […]

When I heard that the NSE 15 was a smaller-scale version of the NSE, I was intrigued.  I like small agile kites like the NFX Sport, so I was naturally […] 0

R-Sky “(NSE) 15” Review by Tom Patterson

Posted on March 2, 2012

When I heard that the NSE 15 was a smaller-scale version of the NSE, I was intrigued.  I like small agile kites like the NFX Sport, so I was naturally […]

There are fans of Jest of Eve all over the world, understandable, ‘cos Talon's are sublime at whirly, whizzy, wrappy freestyle kiting. 0

Jest Of Eve “Talon SUL” Review by Bryan Beasley

Posted on December 20, 2011

There are fans of Jest of Eve all over the world, understandable, ‘cos Talon’s are sublime at whirly, whizzy, wrappy freestyle kiting.