Instructables: exploring - outside - kites http://www.instructables.com Mon, 5 Dec 2016 07:17:48 PST BLOX v1.01 Mini Kite http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Kite/
Mini Kite - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/CUHK/IR6IU3BD/FTPCUHKIR6IU3BD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/CUHK/IR6IU3BD/FTPCUHKIR6IU3BD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/CUHK/IR6IU3BD/FTPCUHKIR6IU3BD.SMALL.jpg Cats Science Club We had an awesome camp this past summer. We learned about light and sound, solar energy, and flight. One of the activities we started with was with mini kites. The Chinese were making kites as far back as 300 BC. Early understanding of flight came from studying kites. We made our own mini kites to s...
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 18:10:30 PDT
A giant kite http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Giant-Kite/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 18:08:05 PDT
Homemade Kite From an Old Tent http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Kite-From-an-Old-Tent/
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 19:59:14 PDT
The Amazing Circofoil http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Amazing-Circofoil/
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 10:25:51 PDT
How to Fold the Original Ninja Looping Paper Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fold-the-Original-Ninja-Looping-Paper-Airpl/
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 23:19:58 PDT
Polymorphic Sled Kite http://www.instructables.com/id/Polymorphic-Sled-Kite/
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 10:18:08 PDT
Sode Dako Kite by Laverne and Shirley http://www.instructables.com/id/Sode-Dako-Kite-by-Laverne-and-Shirley/
Sode Dako Kite by Laverne and Shirley - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/CB4C/IOZ57YZK/FNCCB4CIOZ57YZK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/CB4C/IOZ57YZK/FNCCB4CIOZ57YZK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/CB4C/IOZ57YZK/FNCCB4CIOZ57YZK.SMALL.jpg Mrskinner2015 As part of Mr. Skinner's Project Future class at Escalante Middle School, we made tissue paper kites, and wrote instructions to help other people make them too! This is our instructions to create a Sode Dako with a funny face. Collect supplies In order to complete your Sode Dako kite, you will n...
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 07:11:02 PDT
Chip and Dale Barndoor Kite http://www.instructables.com/id/Chip-and-Dale-Barndoor-Kite/
Chip and Dale Barndoor Kite - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/LA8Y/IOZ57YTJ/FEFLA8YIOZ57YTJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/LA8Y/IOZ57YTJ/FEFLA8YIOZ57YTJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/LA8Y/IOZ57YTJ/FEFLA8YIOZ57YTJ.SMALL.jpg Mrskinner2015 As part of Mr. Skinner's Project Future class at Escalante Middle School, we made tissue paper kites, and wrote instructions to help other people make them too! This is our Barn Door Kite.This is a high flying colorful kite. It it simple to make and also very cheap. Step 1: Materials The materia...
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 07:08:34 PDT
Wonder Woman Barn Door Kite by She-Ra and Clara http://www.instructables.com/id/Wonder-Woman-Barn-Door-Kite-by-She-Ra-and-Clara/
Wonder Woman Barn Door Kite by She-Ra and Clara - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/XGDR/IOZ57YKH/FS6XGDRIOZ57YKH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/XGDR/IOZ57YKH/FS6XGDRIOZ57YKH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/XGDR/IOZ57YKH/FS6XGDRIOZ57YKH.SMALL.jpg Mrskinner2015 As part of Mr. Skinner's Project Future class at Escalante Middle School, we made tissue paper kites, and wrote instructions to help other people make them too! This is our barn door kite with Wonder Woman Logo.This is a very easy and inexpensive kite to make. It is fun and has a cool design! Gat...
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 07:05:31 PDT
Corman and Buffy's Mini Kite http://www.instructables.com/id/Corman-and-Buffys-Mini-Kite/
Corman and Buffy's Mini Kite - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/ZQ6T/IOZ57YBG/FHZZQ6TIOZ57YBG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/ZQ6T/IOZ57YBG/FHZZQ6TIOZ57YBG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/ZQ6T/IOZ57YBG/FHZZQ6TIOZ57YBG.SMALL.jpg Mrskinner2015 As part of Mr. Skinner's Project Future class at Escalante Middle School, we made tissue paper kites, and wrote instructions to help other people make them too!This is an affordable, easy, high flying kite that anyone can make. Just follow the instructions, and you will have a great new kite. Ma...
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 07:03:42 PDT
Ninja Modified Barn Door Kite By: Tyler and Tigger http://www.instructables.com/id/Ninja-Modified-Barn-Door-Kite-By-Tyler-and-Tigger/
Ninja Modified Barn Door Kite By: Tyler and Tigger - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/D7Z6/IOZ57XUQ/F1RD7Z6IOZ57XUQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/D7Z6/IOZ57XUQ/F1RD7Z6IOZ57XUQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/D7Z6/IOZ57XUQ/F1RD7Z6IOZ57XUQ.SMALL.jpg Mrskinner2015 As part of Mr. Skinner's Project Future class at Escalante Middle School, we made tissue paper kites, and wrote instructions to help other people make them too! This is our modified barn door designed to look like a ninja! Supplies Supplies-Scissors -Glue all -Kite string-Glue stick-2 Sheet of t...
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 06:59:35 PDT
EDO FOX KITE http://www.instructables.com/id/EDO-FOX-KITE/
EDO FOX KITE - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/D5K4/IOZ57XNZ/FQAD5K4IOZ57XNZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/D5K4/IOZ57XNZ/FQAD5K4IOZ57XNZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/D5K4/IOZ57XNZ/FQAD5K4IOZ57XNZ.SMALL.jpg Mrskinner2015 As part of Mr. Skinner's Project Future class at Escalante Middle School, we made tissue paper kites, and wrote instructions to help other people make them too! This is our Edo-Fox. Getting Supplies First grab your supplies - scissors, glue, pencil, string, yard stick or ruler, red sheet of tiss...
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 06:56:08 PDT
Watermelon Edo for Project Future Class http://www.instructables.com/id/Watermelon-Edo-for-Project-Future-Class/
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 06:49:12 PDT
A Spiral Rainbow Kite Tail from Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Spiral-Rainbow-Kite-Tail-From-Scratch/
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 21:36:53 PDT
Controlline airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlline-Airplane/
Controlline airplane - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/D8ZI/IOIWE76F/FQDD8ZIIOIWE76F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/D8ZI/IOIWE76F/FQDD8ZIIOIWE76F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/D8ZI/IOIWE76F/FQDD8ZIIOIWE76F.SMALL.jpg RobertA30 This is my control line plane. a toy that's been around ever since the 40's. I'll show you how to build one Concept and build This is my control line plane which took me two years to build. I got the plans at an air show demonstration.To build it me and my dad used sign board, wood, hobby parts, ...
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Mon, 23 May 2016 12:57:09 PDT
Cubeta Para mezclar. http://www.instructables.com/id/Cubeta-Para-Mezclar/
Cubeta Para mezclar. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/B9JF/ILPG31UH/FN9B9JFILPG31UH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/B9JF/ILPG31UH/FN9B9JFILPG31UH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/B9JF/ILPG31UH/FN9B9JFILPG31UH.SMALL.jpg jernesto Esta es una cubeta que se puede usar de mezcladora, lavadora, aser mantequilla o máquina para helado, etc. con una visicleta la cual puedes seguir usando como una visicleta normal.La cubeta que use no tenía tapadera así que hise una de maderaMaterial:*cubeta de 10lts. con tapadera que sea redondo.*2...
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 00:01:47 PST
Floating Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Lantern/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 07:29:43 PST
Paragliding Vario http://www.instructables.com/id/UltraVario/
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 01:06:11 PST
nicwel glider design did fly. http://www.instructables.com/id/nicwel-glider-design-did-fly/
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Thu, 24 Sep 2015 16:16:44 PDT
kite building http://www.instructables.com/id/kite-building/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/B790/IDYKIWLB/FPPB790IDYKIWLB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/B790/IDYKIWLB/FPPB790IDYKIWLB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/B790/IDYKIWLB/FPPB790IDYKIWLB.SMALL.jpg Kite builder here are all instructions for building a kite, that can be found in the instructables site Barn Door Kite by Tim and Wil Edo Kite by Thelma and Louise Paper Rokaku Kite Eddy Kite by Ethel and Lucy Roller Kite By Kylie and Avery Dopero Kite by Luke and Amadalla "R" Kite ...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 12:48:18 PDT
My Teacher told me to go fly a kite, so I did. http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Teacher-told-me-to-go-fly-a-kite-so-I-did/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 09:43:00 PDT
Tetrahedral Kite http://www.instructables.com/id/Tetrahedral-Kite-1/
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 23:58:13 PDT
Edo Kite by Thelma and Louise http://www.instructables.com/id/Edo-Kite-by-Thelma-and-Louise/
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Sun, 31 May 2015 17:23:03 PDT
Eddy Kite by Ethel and Lucy http://www.instructables.com/id/Eddy-Kite-by-Ethel-and-Lucy/
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Sun, 31 May 2015 17:13:48 PDT
Barn Door Kite by Tim and Wil http://www.instructables.com/id/Barn-Door-Kite-by-Tim-and-Wil/
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Sun, 31 May 2015 17:02:15 PDT
Paper Rokaku Kite http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Rokaku-Kite/
Paper Rokaku Kite - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/ZK78/IACFPQ9R/F3JZK78IACFPQ9R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/ZK78/IACFPQ9R/F3JZK78IACFPQ9R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/ZK78/IACFPQ9R/F3JZK78IACFPQ9R.SMALL.jpg Mrskinner2015 As part of our Kite Unit in Mr. Skinner's Project Future class at Escalante Middle School, we were asked to build and document the last kite we made in order to create a set of instructions on how to build our kite. Get Supplies To start off your Rokaku Kite you have to include supplies such as E...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 16:57:42 PDT
Dopero Kite by Luke and Amadalla http://www.instructables.com/id/Dopero-Kite-by-Luke-and-Amadalla/
Dopero Kite by Luke and Amadalla - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/PP7S/IACFJL00/F0PPP7SIACFJL00.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/PP7S/IACFJL00/F0PPP7SIACFJL00.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/PP7S/IACFJL00/F0PPP7SIACFJL00.SMALL.jpg Mrskinner2015 As part of our Kite-making Unit in Mr. Skinner's Project Future class at Escalante Middle School, we have created these instructions to describe how to make a paper Dopero Kite. Materials Materials: 2- 20''x 30'' sheets of tissue paper- colors of your choice Scissors Binder Clips Meter stic...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 09:55:32 PDT
Roller Kite By Kylie and Avery http://www.instructables.com/id/Roller-Kite-By-Kylie-and-Avery/
Roller Kite By Kylie and Avery - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/44HV/IACFJBZT/FJ144HVIACFJBZT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/44HV/IACFJBZT/FJ144HVIACFJBZT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/44HV/IACFJBZT/FJ144HVIACFJBZT.SMALL.jpg Mrskinner2015 As part of our Kite-making Unit in Mr. Skinner's Project Future class at Escalante Middle School, these instructions describe how to make a Roller Kite that looks like a duck. Materials Gather your materials into a neat organized pile. You will need; 1 meter stick, 1 piece of 20"x30" yellow tiss...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 09:37:16 PDT
Make Your Own Boomerang At Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Boomerang-At-Home/
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 22:20:12 PDT
Tethered Flight - a.k.a. Kites http://www.instructables.com/id/Tethered-Flight-aka-Kites/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/KYX7/I7YLHUI4/FTIKYX7I7YLHUI4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/KYX7/I7YLHUI4/FTIKYX7I7YLHUI4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/KYX7/I7YLHUI4/FTIKYX7I7YLHUI4.SMALL.jpg alcurb null null 4.5m Trainer Kite 6.5m Kite IAP 7.5m Kite 8.5m Kite v 1.0 8.5m Kite v 2.0 12.5m Kite v1.0 12.5m Kite v2.0 17m Kite v1.0 17m Kite v2.0 Sew a Kite Mini Indoor Stunt Kite Make. How to Make a Kite: The Tabloid Sled. Batman Kite Bel...
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 10:21:24 PDT
Light up your Flying Disc http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-your-Flying-Disc/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:08:09 PDT
Nicwell Glider http://www.instructables.com/id/Nicwell-Glider/
Nicwell Glider - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/D3B5/I7Q0TLSN/FKDD3B5I7Q0TLSN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/D3B5/I7Q0TLSN/FKDD3B5I7Q0TLSN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/D3B5/I7Q0TLSN/FKDD3B5I7Q0TLSN.SMALL.jpg gliderxseinther This is a glider that is like a kite wing. Now guys don't worry!!!!!! This is not going to fly like a glider but it flies like a kite wing. The airtime I got with this was 2 seconds at most, but when it's windy it's a great buggy kite. Build It!!!!!!! It is very simple. Get your bamboo or pvc and...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 07:11:58 PDT
Tarp Parashute http://www.instructables.com/id/Tarp-Parashute/
Tarp Parashute - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/075H/I48CK1VD/F7T075HI48CK1VD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/075H/I48CK1VD/F7T075HI48CK1VD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/075H/I48CK1VD/F7T075HI48CK1VD.SMALL.jpg gliderxseinther This is a simple sail/power kite/parashute. It works in wind and it is great fun once you get the hang of it.it has great pull and can lift you from the ground if you run from a hill. Making It It takes 10mins to make the tarp parachute. Materials:two 8ft by6ft tarps,zip ties,string/twine. First...
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 14:20:38 PST
Build and fly a C/L model aircraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-and-fly-a-CL-model-aircraft/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:43:15 PST
How to make a kite http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-kite-2/
How to make a kite - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F30/P6YC/I1EU3NTN/F30P6YCI1EU3NTN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F30/P6YC/I1EU3NTN/F30P6YCI1EU3NTN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F30/P6YC/I1EU3NTN/F30P6YCI1EU3NTN.SMALL.jpg bubblegummy I'm going to show you how to make a kite. It takes like 20 minutes at the most. It's a great boredom buster too. Free and fun. Wadda you waiting for!! Sticking the straws At first, this was waaaay hard. But now I got it. Stick 2 straws togheter. It's hard. Then do another one. With a stapler, sta...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 08:31:51 PDT
Flying Can http://www.instructables.com/id/Flying-Can/
Flying Can - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/0TIM/I0R14A29/FYV0TIMI0R14A29.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/0TIM/I0R14A29/FYV0TIMI0R14A29.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/0TIM/I0R14A29/FYV0TIMI0R14A29.SMALL.jpg Mike Vans Start with your favorite beverage, make sure it is empty. Remove the Top Lid Use a Half Round Bastard File to cut through the rolled Top Lid. Be patient and careful not to dent the can. I then use an old piece of Emory Cloth or Sandpaper to smooth any jagged edges. Cut off Bottom Use a pair of...
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 19:12:04 PDT
How To Build a Chinese Dragon Caterpiller Kite http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-a-Chinese-Dragon-Caterpiller-Kite/
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By: zgetman

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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 20:40:29 PDT
Bamboo Glider:updated: http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-Gliderupdated/
Bamboo Glider:updated: - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/99JV/HX42Q9PS/F8299JVHX42Q9PS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/99JV/HX42Q9PS/F8299JVHX42Q9PS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/99JV/HX42Q9PS/F8299JVHX42Q9PS.SMALL.jpg gliderxseinther This is a DIY for bamboo gliders. Now I've made two types 1.tailess hang glider rectangle wing. 2.then there is roggallo which is safer because it has a fuselage and landing gear. Rogallo Glider This is for roggallo. Now you need 10 pieces of bamboo and you need two bamboo pieces that are 22ft.o...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 07:27:36 PDT
Ornithopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Ornithopter-3/
Ornithopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/0M5B/HVXBYY67/FK30M5BHVXBYY67.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/0M5B/HVXBYY67/FK30M5BHVXBYY67.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/0M5B/HVXBYY67/FK30M5BHVXBYY67.SMALL.jpg gliderxseinther This is a human powered ornithopter glider. Making Tail First get plastic an gold tarp and bamboo + old pair of pants. Now put plastic sheeting in between the pants like a flying squirl. Duct tape it on the pants. wings Now cut tarp in shape of wings in photos. Once that's done get a bamboo p...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 16:37:13 PDT
From kite to plane http://www.instructables.com/id/From-kite-to-plane/
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Sun, 18 May 2014 18:25:20 PDT
Eagle-like glider by Mathieu Baesen http://www.instructables.com/id/Roofvogel-Mathieu-Baesen/
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Sun, 18 May 2014 17:44:42 PDT
Glider 2m wingspan http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-2m-wingspan-Glider-blackbird/
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Sat, 17 May 2014 07:35:34 PDT
Kite String Winder http://www.instructables.com/id/Kite-String-Winder/
Kite String Winder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/Q07I/HSKV0E7B/FXOQ07IHSKV0E7B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/Q07I/HSKV0E7B/FXOQ07IHSKV0E7B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/Q07I/HSKV0E7B/FXOQ07IHSKV0E7B.SMALL.jpg dstoudt70 Kites are fun to fly but bringing them back can be tedious, especially for the young ones.  This string winder will speed up the process.  It is both easy to make and to use.  The dimensions shown are for my winder but use materials you have.  MATERIALS 2 pcs. 12" x 2" x 1/2"  wood for side pieces ...
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 12:04:13 PDT
Flying a Powered Paraglider http://www.instructables.com/id/Flying-a-Powered-Paraglider/
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Thu, 5 Dec 2013 10:34:57 PST
TARDIS Box Kite http://www.instructables.com/id/TARDIS-Box-Kite/
TARDIS Box Kite - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/MHSH/H2MYJVHY/FE8MHSHH2MYJVHY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/MHSH/H2MYJVHY/FE8MHSHH2MYJVHY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/MHSH/H2MYJVHY/FE8MHSHH2MYJVHY.SMALL.jpg pie popper I've looked in the sky for the blue box, but I haven't seen it yet. And I am not as a good at waiting as Amy Pond... So, I made one myself! The following eight steps detail how I made my TARDIS kite, in the hopes that you might be able to make one too. Materials You will need the following: Sev...
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 23:14:19 PDT
Sierpiński Tetrahedron Fractal Kite http://www.instructables.com/id/Sierpiński-Tetrahedron-Fractal-Kite/
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 22:01:57 PDT
how to make a cody war kite http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-cody-war-kite/
how to make a cody war kite - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/TSK9/HM8DD50R/FG9TSK9HM8DD50R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/TSK9/HM8DD50R/FG9TSK9HM8DD50R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/TSK9/HM8DD50R/FG9TSK9HM8DD50R.SMALL.jpg Rebreg before i go on, i would like to say i'm sorry for the pictures, i don't know why they are upside down so please don't complain.        A little history:           A man-lifting kite is a kite designed to lift a person from the ground. Historically, man-lifting kites have been used chiefly for recon...
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 21:30:34 PDT
Simple Bamboo and Tissue Paper Indoor/Outdoor Kites http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Bamboo-and-Tissue-Paper-IndoorOutdoor-Kites/
Simple Bamboo and Tissue Paper Indoor/Outdoor Kites - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/V5WT/HM8DFJX2/FIHV5WTHM8DFJX2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/V5WT/HM8DFJX2/FIHV5WTHM8DFJX2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/V5WT/HM8DFJX2/FIHV5WTHM8DFJX2.SMALL.jpg LeonArchiTesla These are 1 to 4-line kites which can be flown indoors or out. Gather Materials 2 sheets of tissue paper (your favorite color), 3-36 inch bamboo blind sticks (a whole blind can be purchased for less than $10 at many discount stores and used to make all kinds of cool things!), ‘Dyneema’ fishing li...
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 20:50:52 PDT
Inflatable Kites http://www.instructables.com/id/Inflatable-Kites-1/
Inflatable Kites - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/MK08/HLZRDDDU/FMWMK08HLZRDDDU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/MK08/HLZRDDDU/FMWMK08HLZRDDDU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/MK08/HLZRDDDU/FMWMK08HLZRDDDU.SMALL.jpg cparrapa Is kind of cool to think about easy setup kites, but more when you just have to blow them, don't you think so? So without more intro bring it on. Materials and tools to have: PVC sheets, at least 5 meters for iterate any color, thinner better for the weight, but easy to broke. High frequency machi...
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 19:05:38 PDT
Building a low-cost Pointer kite http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-low-cost-Pointer-kite/
Building a low-cost Pointer kite - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/HHVO/HM7PBNJX/FMYHHVOHM7PBNJX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/HHVO/HM7PBNJX/FMYHHVOHM7PBNJX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/HHVO/HM7PBNJX/FMYHHVOHM7PBNJX.SMALL.jpg EcoFlyer Ceewan from Malaysia created the Pointer Kite that flies very well in very light to medium wind speeds. This large kite typically flies at a high angle above the horizon, yet pulls very little for its size. You too, can build your own pointer kite, using readily available natural and recycled mate...
By: EcoFlyer

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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:18:10 PDT