Archive for February, 2012

Video of the Week

This video just makes me smile every time I watch it……enjoy

PTW Playa Buggy – Bigfoot setup

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Wind Powered Greenland Crossing – Snowbuggy

Snowbuggy team members back from winter training in Czech Republic                         More detail and the latest video here

Buggying – Hungarian Style

American Buggying Archives

What a little gem this is, very interesting reading by Corey Jenson American Buggying Archives                                       Also for some more nostalgia from 1995-2001 Check out NorthWest Buggy Pilots Association

Irish Andy’s Buggy

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Our Buggy Engines

There are hundreds of styles and sizes to choose from, and many reputable manufactures to purchase your power kite from, some of the top names in this sport are HQ, Peter Lynn, Flexifoil, Ozone, and PKD to name a few, they can range in price from around £100.00 to over £2000 for some of the […]

Ripstop the Foundation for Our Buggy Engines

Fabrics are woven fabrics often made out of nylon, using a special reinforcing technique that makes them resistant to tearing and ripping. During weaving (thick) reinforcement threads are interwoven at regular intervals in a crosshatch pattern. The intervals are typically 5 to 8 millimeters (0.2 to 0.3 in)… more here

So whats riding the kite bike like?

Ben Klaasen has written an account of his experience of learning the skills needed to master the kite bike… more here

Stainless Garmin Etrex GPS Holders

  This stylish laser cut Etrex holder holds the Etrex firmly and snugly and fixes to the swan neck or down tube of the kite buggy. It is made from 1mm 304 grade stainless, fixed by two 6mm counter sunk bolts …..more info here

NABX Buggy Good to go

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Powerkite Magazine

Second instalment of last years NABX trip in this months Powerkite Magazine issue 49 packed with land based kiting information Media   And for those of you that do not subscribe to this magazine you can read the full NABX 2011 account HERE

The First Ice Bike, Ice Cruiser ll

Marc ten Brink, Has made the first Ice Kite Bike, I cannot wait to see the video footage

Kanal von turbolade

More videos from Kanal von turbolade

PTW Wildkat Buggy on Polish TV circa 2009

Antartica IceBuggy Expedition 2013

Hans and his team are planning world record breaking expedition using state of the art kite buggies….read more here

A 100 Miles

Well a 104 (167 kms) miles actually is what I did yesterday,  sat  for  6½ hours running the dunes & sabkhas during good winds. This ride included what we call the Fence run because it runs over 40 kms from the ghaf tree through the desert before arriving at a camel fence were there is […]

Adam Toms

                              Paul Edwards AKA Buggy Paul took the photo last summer during one of our “Summer Sessions” at Essex Kite Park. Pilot is Adam Toms and the kite was a 15m speed 3 dlx

RedSkyHorizon – A man with a Vison

RedSkyHorizon aka Tom Mulligan……Who is this guy?, well I have only met Tom on one occasion, he lives in the south of London, England and buggies on Camber Sands,  he is also the new owner of the Dominator 4, and I met him when he came to collect the buggy… more here

NABXers 2009

“I’m Just Saying!”: Interviews with NABXers 2009