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[*] posted on 4-30-2017 at 07:07 PM
Paul Glasspoole - 2nd Video from IBX 2017 - Friday on home-built land sailer!


The "filming" took place during the week of IBX.

Everyone (including myself) laughed at my little zooter land sailer so I thought it best to simply build my own.

A local guy (Rick Hypes - www.windisfun.com) designed and helped me build it. Rick and his entire group were the southernmost camp during IBX.

I hope you enjoy the video. One more to go and then I am done!





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[*] posted on 5-1-2017 at 05:20 AM


Par exellance! I loved the footage of the repair work. Brought back fond memories. Can't wait to be on the playa again with you guys! :thumbup:



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[*] posted on 5-1-2017 at 08:30 AM


Paul I love how you are constantly building and innovating. Great job!



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[*] posted on 5-1-2017 at 06:10 PM


Thanks for the help chasing down my kite. :Ange09:

That's the only time I have had it ripped out of my hands. :o




Kites: 2.5m Profoil , 4.9m QuadrifoilXL kitesurfer, 9m Flexi Blade II, NPW 5 Danger.
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Rides: Flexi / P.L. Frankin'Buggy , Shaped + straight skiis, sand skis, Coyote blades. Core 95 ATB. RKB R2 ATB .

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[*] posted on 5-1-2017 at 06:17 PM


Quote: Originally posted by Bladerunner  


That's the only time I have had it ripped out of my hands.



That's because you're such a stud. Man, balls like bull to kite skate like you do on the playa.




Kites:
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Born-Kite NASA Star-3 (1.5m, 2.5m, 3.2m, 4.0m; z-bridled for handle flying)

Buggy:
Peter Lynn Bigfoot+ modified with VTT rail & seat kit (a seriously great performance upgrade), Sysmic rims (because they look so damn cool), and BigKidKites AQR (because it keeps me in the bug)

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[*] posted on 5-1-2017 at 07:29 PM


I agree...I saw him moving. Impressive to say the least!

You party with us next year!!

I told Ken that I get a kite ripped out of my hands a few times each year. You saw it in my first video. You will see it in my next video when I drop the kite to stop a few feet from the barbed wire fence that was coming up at over (slightly over!) 50 mph.

Yippie!!

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