This is the kite that replicates the unique canard biplane design of the original Wright Flyer from 1903. Designed by world-renowned kite artist Joel Scholz, its fiberglass frame, struts, and cross-pieces support the twin wings, foreplanes, and fuselage—all made from ripstop polyster—faithfully depicting the famous airplane’s airframe. The 1/12-scale wings produce a 46" wingspan that generates lift in ideal winds of 8 - 18 mph. The included spool of 37-lb.-test polyester string allows flights up to 200' high. Minimal assembly. Ages 8 and up. 24" L x 46" W x 9" H. (12 oz.)
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from Clear Lake, Iowa
Other than a hard to see drawing of the assembled kite, there were no written instructions as to how to put it together. After trial and error I have it together and won't take it apart because I'll never get it together again. Now I don't know where I'll store it. Haven't flown it yet because we haven't had breezy weather yet.
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
Hammacher Schlemmer Response: Thank you for your feedback/sharing your recent experience. We value all the input we receive from you and other concerned customers. We do have detailed assembly instructions available from Customer Service. Please call 1-800-321-1484 for assistance.
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I would buy it again
from Benton City, Washington USA
I did buy this for my son in Canada as he is a collector of different type of kites, they take them camping with them and have fun with their children!
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Very high quality
from Houston, TX 77042-2603
With my Grandchildren
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