Tyvek+Bamboo Kite Workshop at Pfizer Building (Brooklyn, NY 6/29-30/2012))
Two day Kite building workshop exploring several different types of kites, materials and building methods.
A meaningful meditation of flight and mechanics, in a re-purposed research facility...
* Safidy: Kite modeler Research Note
* Mathew: on Sentinel Kite, Levitation Kite, parachute kite.
* Leo: Diamond Kite Bridles
* Leo: Bridle Adjustment
* Mathew: on Dan Leigh’s Standard Delta Kites.
* Mathew: Kite Connectors -- plastic pipe drilled with key rings. string loops through spars.
* Mathew: button bow for kite spreaders
* Mathew: collection of resources on bamboo vs dowels
* Elaine: Solar Balloon Heat Seaming Process & Knitting a Workspace