New To Fighter Kites?

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The information on this page is intended to make it easier for people who are new to fighter kites to get started with immediate successes! This applies both to flying a fighter kite for the first time and also building your first fighter kite.

If you use any of the information listed here, please email me letting me know how the info provided could better suit your needs. And if the information you are looking for isn't here or if you have ideas or suggestions you'd like to see, please email me.

Also, if you have information you think would benefit newer fighter kite flyers that you want to share with the rest of us, please email me the information and I'll post it here. When you contribute ideas or suggestions you'll be given 100% credit for them. Thanks for sharing and for participating!

Info about the North American Fighter Kite Association and how to join.

How to adjust and tune a fighter kite that has a 2-point bridle, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 1 of 4. Indian traditional bamboo and paper fighter kites and how to prepare them and bridle them for flying, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 2 of 4. Indian traditional bamboo and paper fighter kites and how to prepare them and bridle them for flying, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 3 of 4. Indian traditional bamboo and paper fighter kites and how to prepare them and bridle them for flying, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 4 of 4. Indian traditional bamboo and paper fighter kites and how to prepare them and bridle them for flying, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Various fighter kite flying lines and their benefits, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Fighter kite reels, an introduction, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 1 How to easily make a great flying american style fighter kite, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 2 of how to easily make a great flying american style fighter kite, a youtube video.


Part 3 of how to easily make a great flying american style fighter kite, a youtube video.


Part 4 of how to easily make a great flying american style fighter kite, a youtube video.


Part 5, the final chapter in the above kite making project, a youtube video.


How to correctly orient a carbon fiber bow in a fighter kite, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


How to adjdust and tune an american style fighter kite that has a 3-point bridle, a youtube video-Bruce Lambert.

Detailed step by step directions for making the easy to fly and easy to make American style fighter kite I call 'GoodDog'. It takes less than an hour to make, and it is also a great 'first' fighter kite to build and fly.

Step by step detailed description of how to make an American style fighter kite; The Easy and Quick to Make F3 Fighter Kite.

An article describing how to tie the more popular knots used for fighter kites.

An article describing the details of how to adjust/tune a fighter kite.

Identification of Parts of a Fighter Kite and Bridle

Fighter Kite Tuning and Adjusting

Flying Line & Reels

Fighter Kite Flying Basics-Gomberg

Your First Fighter Kite Flight-Bruce Lambert

A great fighter kite carrier!

Fusion Fighter flying and tuning manual - V.02a


From the AKA; Basics of Fighter Kite Flying

Although this isn't strictly about fighter kites,it is very good info about flying kites from the AKA.