John Barresi

Kaiju - coming soon!

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I can definitely take a picture, just don't have my good camera for recording a video today. I'll get a video this weekend

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I can definitely take a picture, just don't have my good camera for recording a video today. I'll get a video this weekend

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Here's a quick pictureIMG_20180223_114225579.jpg

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Here's a picture of mine getting ready to lift off in the front yard.  My first ever attempt at one hand flying a dualie.  Short lines are going to make taking a picture a bit problematic.  Notice our cat "Polecat" laying in the drive observing.

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First picture in the air.  Shot with my Nikon D3200.

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Not a great shot, but a great moment.  SHBKF

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Here's a picture of mine getting ready to lift off in the front yard.  My first ever attempt at one hand flying a dualie.  Short lines are going to make taking a picture a bit problematic.  Notice our cat "Polecat" laying in the drive observing.
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First picture in the air.  Shot with my Nikon D3200.
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Not a great shot, but a great moment.  SHBKF

I got the same color too. Nice!
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This kite is going to remain assembled for some time.  At five feet tip to tip I will be able to easily carry it fully assembled in any vehicle with the lines attached , ready for action.  The materials, hardware & assembly are superb.  I am very impressed.  This one will no doubt have a very special place in my KiteLife.

Here it is down in the Kite Dungeon getting acquainted with another recent arrival, The Jester by RiffClown.  The beginning of a long friendship for sure.  SHBKF

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Mine is #12.  You were pretty fast on the draw to get a single digit.

And this is why we call her Polecat.  Two years ago she spent several hours on top of this 25 foot light pole, until the hail & thunderstorm arrived about 3 AM.  It was her first night at her new foster home.  SHBKF

 

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2 hours ago, esinger said:

So what are your numbers? I have Kaiju #04
 

I just realized that 4 must be a significant number for me.   The V II GP I received from Lam Hoac was also #4

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Got the notification;

The item is leaving on a jet plane...

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Mine are supposed to be here today. Can’t wait


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Down to just four of the black and lime combos left, been a crazy couple days, may actually have to do another run soon as the factory can’t start on a new run until end of March. First world problems I guess. 👍🏻

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Finally got them. couldn’t be happier with product quality. Got #6 and my sons was purchased after the first 50 were sold. Thanks JB for the kites and the tutorial videos definitely make it easy to get started.


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59 minutes ago, khsidekick said:

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Finally got them. emoji847.png couldn’t be happier with product quality. Got #6 and my sons was purchased after the first 50 were sold. Thanks JB for the kites and the tutorial videos definitely make it easy to get started.


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Great shot!

Hope to see it go up on Facebook... ? :)

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Ah, just saw it!
Willing to make that post public for me?

Marked as public. Should get some video today.


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On 2/24/2018 at 1:53 PM, khsidekick said:

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Finally got them. emoji847.png couldn’t be happier with product quality. Got #6 and my sons was purchased after the first 50 were sold. Thanks JB for the kites and the tutorial videos definitely make it easy to get started.


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That kid must be crazy wearing a T-shirt in the snow

 

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Possibly

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Jack and a little rodeo action.

 

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Snagged my new kaiju (#48) from the mail yesterday. Of course the wind will be howling for the next few days ...

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