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What to do with old kites?

Postby breathe » Tue Apr 22, 2008 9:05 pm

I have a bunch of old Naish Boxers (2003), is there anywhere to recycle them, or should I just throw them out?

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Re: What to do with old kites?

Postby ckramer » Tue Apr 22, 2008 9:45 pm

There was a post some time ago with a link to a website where you sent your old kites and they would sew them into a windproof jacket.

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Re: What to do with old kites?

Postby jeffro » Tue Apr 22, 2008 9:53 pm

If they still fly well and how some life in them, put them on ebay.

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Re: What to do with old kites?

Postby Galeltic » Tue Apr 22, 2008 11:42 pm

send it to cuba so poor guys need it :jump:

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Re: What to do with old kites?

Postby alpower » Wed Apr 23, 2008 12:40 am

jeffro wrote:If they still fly well and how some life in them, put them on ebay.


And that way we can blame you when beaches get closed!

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Re: What to do with old kites?

Postby Jurriaan » Wed Apr 23, 2008 12:48 am

What is the address to have your kite made into a jacket?

I remember years ago a company in Cowes, UK who made Dacron and Kevlar sails into duffel bags. Really cool!

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Re: What to do with old kites?

Postby RickI » Wed Apr 23, 2008 1:39 am

I heard a rumor that Adventure Sports Miami is going to run a "trade in your junk" credit for new gear again. This isn't confirmed but if it happens, you can get a nice credit for your old C kites towards new kites. Stay tuned.

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Re: What to do with old kites?

Postby Galeltic » Wed Apr 23, 2008 2:41 am

that would be cool :thumb:

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Re: What to do with old kites?

Postby surfingwithkites » Wed Apr 23, 2008 5:04 am

Throw them away. I just tossed a herd of barely used rhino 4s in the bin. New C kites are so much better than those old dogs I wouldn't wish them on my worst enemy. Support progress, toss out the old and support your favorite kite company.

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Re: What to do with old kites?

Postby tungsten222 » Wed Apr 23, 2008 7:30 am

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