The Magnificent Book of Kites

The Magnificent Book of Kites

Explorations in Design, Construction, Enjoyment & Flight

Book - 2002
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Whether you yearn for a simple project or an award-winning beauty, this unbeatable guide has more than 1,500 illustrations that show how to build a range of kites--including 37 of the most popular models from "bugs" to fighters. Stop there, or use the patterns as a take-off point for creating something special. With basic instructions on aerodynamics, sewing, heat-sealing, and safety. Bonus: lists of nationwide festivals, kite clubs, and stunt kiting.
Publisher: New York, NY : Sterling Pub. Co., [2002]
Edition: 1st pbk. ed
ISBN: 9781402700941
Branch Call Number: 796.15 Eden
796.15 Eden
Characteristics: 464 p. : ill., plans ; 23 cm


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Jul 18, 2013

Good plans and excellent structural details provided for a wide range of rigid and flexible kites including delta, parafoil, drogue and flexifoil.


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