FIGHTER KITE VIDEOS

The following fighter kite videos include fighter kite flying and also some 'how to' building videos. The videos were made available by the person whose name is next to the video title.

If you know of additional fighter kite related videos you think the rest of us would enjoy please email the details to me and I'll include them.

BigGrins, bruce

Making a carbon fiber bow with variable stiffness along its length, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


part 1 of 4: One way to design your own fighter kite, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


part 2 of 4: One way to design your own fighter kite, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


part 3 of 4: One way to design your own fighter kite, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


part 4 of 4: One way to design your own fighter kite, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


One way to make a fighter kite spine using a carbon fiber rod, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Buka making..part 1 of 4....a method using different building techniques than in other buka videos, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Buka making..part 2 of 4....a method using different building techniques than in other buka videos, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Buka making..part 3 of 4....a method using different building techniques than in other buka videos, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Buka making..part 4 of 4....a method using different building techniques than in other buka videos, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


How to use beads to easily make an adjustable tension line for a spine or for the leading edge of a buka, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


part 1 of 2...How i use a bead in my fighter kite 3-point bridles and why, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


part 2 of 2...A closer view of how i use a bead in my fighter kite 3-point bridles and why, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


What i carry in and on my kite box and why, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


A discusion about specific properties of carbon fiber rods and it shows how to know if you are correctly orienting a carbon bow in a fighter kite. This also applies to fiberglass bows. A youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 1 of 6. Make a line touch competition american style fighter kite, the tangler, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 2 of 6. Make a line touch competition american style fighter kite, the tangler, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 3 of 6. Make a line touch competition american style fighter kite, the tangler, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 4 of 6. Make a line touch competition american style fighter kite, the tangler, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 5 of 6. Make a line touch competition american style fighter kite, the tangler, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 6 of 6. Make a line touch competition american style fighter kite, the tangler, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


One way to waterproof paper you want to use for a kite skin, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 1 of 4. Follow along as i make my first bamboo/paper buka fighter kite, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 2 of 4. Follow along as i make my first bamboo/paper buka fighter kite, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 3 of 4. Follow along as i make my first bamboo/paper buka fighter kite, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 4 of 4. Follow along as i make my first bamboo/paper buka fighter kite, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 1 of 5. Making a buka fighter kite using an easy quick building method that produces a great flying kite, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 2 of 5. Making a buka fighter kite using an easy quick building method that produces a great flying kite, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 3 of 5. Making a buka fighter kite using an easy quick building method that produces a great flying kite, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 4 of 5. Making a buka fighter kite using an easy quick building method that produces a great flying kite, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


Part 5 of 5. Making a buka fighter kite using an easy quick building method that produces a great flying kite, a youtube video by bruce lambert.


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


How to tune and adjust an american style fighter kite that has a 3-point bridle, a youtube video by bruce lambert.

How to tune and adjust a buka fighter kite for successful flying a youtube video by bruce lambert.

part 1-Making a great flying & easy to build american style fighter kite, a youtube video..bruce lambert.

Part 2-Making a great flying & easy to build american style fighter kite, a youtube video..bruce lambert.

part 3-Making a great flying & easy to build american style fighter kite, a youtube video..bruce lambert.

part 4-Making a great flying & easy to build american style fighter kite, a youtube video..bruce lambert.

part 5-Making a great flying & easy to build american style fighter kite, a youtube video..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.


Part one of making a Brazilian pipa kite from youtube.

Part two of making a Brazilian pipa kite from youtube.

Part three of making a Brazilian pipa fighter kite from youtube.

The following link is to Manny Alves' 29 minute video he took of the finals of the 2006 Line Touch Championship Finals at WSIKF
2006 World Cup Finals


Here's a youtube link to Nesko's fighter kite video showing him flying in france... a 'hummer', an American style, german designed fighter kite.

Here's a youtube link to Nesko's fighter kite video showing him flying an American style fighter kite in France.

Tom Humphrey & Firefly at play! (7.7meg MOV file)

Franzi and Mathias at EuroCup, video by Gerhard Zitzmann (1.9meg WMA file)

Dennis Crowley's Dancing Buka, video by Ralph Resnik (2.6meg MOV file)



The following link is to Gerhard Zitzmann's fighter kite site. Click on 'Galerie' see the list of very good videos

fighterkite.info-Gerhard Zitzmann's site


The following Newport videos were made and edited by Manny and Jake Alves, the full version is a VERY large file and was divided into 5 parts.

Newport Festival Line Touch part 1, Manny and Jake Alves (9.9meg WMV file)

Newport Festival Line Touch part 2, Manny and Jake Alves (10.6meg WMV file)

Newport Festival Line Touch part 3, Manny and Jake Alves (7.9meg WMV file)

Newport Festival Line Touch part 4, Manny and Jake Alves (12.3meg WMV file)

Newport Festival Line Touch part 5, Manny and Jake Alves (7.4meg WMV file)


Tom Humphrey & Firefly at play! (7.7meg MOV file)