October 25, 2021 14:42

0

More than 510 posts!

0

More than 300 videos!

0

More than 1500 photos!

Menu

learn

kite maintenance

learn kite maintenance with aerialis kites

Kite Maintenance

I definitely don’t baby my kites! I give them a beating when I fly because if anything breaks, it’s most likely possible to repair. That said, I don’t abuse them on purpose, but I guess my flying style is a bit like that. Anyway, this means a bit of tear and wear of my kites, but most can be fixed and here's how!

Introduction to Kite Maintenance

This is a quick introduction to the brand new video series on how to maintain you kites. How to fix things that break or wear. 

Replaced spreader and patching a torn LE pocket

In Episode 1 I’ll replace a lost upper spreader and patch a small hole in the leding edge pocket on a Cosmic TC UL:

Replacing a worn out bridle leg

In Episode 2 I will show you how to replace a worn out bridle leg. It may sounds difficult, but it’s actually no big of a deal!

Cutting Carbon and Glass Fibre Rods

If you’re into flying and/or building kites, sooner or later you will have to cut a spar. In this tutorial I show you how to do it!

Launch and Land

All right. Let’s get to the flying. In this video I teach you the basics on launching and landing your qud kite.

5 Reps Method

John Barresi taught me a good way on how to practice new stuff. It’s called the five reps practice method.

Top!

follow us on social media

Like and subscribe to our So-Me channels!

We use cookies and Google Analytics to provide website functionality, to analyze traffic on this website, personalize content and to enable social media functionality. Our Privacy Policy provides more information and also explains how to update your cookie settings.
View our complete Privacy Policy.

If this is fine with you, please click the "Got it" button to continue!