Tied to the Sky / quad-line kites
May 10, 2016
Kite line is an important asset for every kite, especially performance stunt kites. Not all line is created equal! The old adage "You get what you pay for" is true with kite line.For example, there is a big difference between generic spectra line and Shanti. Shanti is a premium quality because of the fibre quality, braiding and fibre treatment which reduces drag and friction! This means longer kite line life and better kite performance. Since 1974, Shanti has led the world in the development of kite lines, spools and Winders. In 1985, Shanti invented Speed-line, the worlds first spectra kite line. Speed line has been copied by nearly every kite...
Apr 19, 2016
If you haven't tried a Revolution kite - you have to take the plunge! Revolution kites are one of the most dynamically expressive and interactive kites you can enjoy today! If you have, you know the thrill first hand and are at work studying the master flyers and tuning your kites and accessories for your personal flying preferences.You also know that Great Canadian Kite Company is hands down one of the best Canadian sources for Rev kites and accessories including lines, custom handles, frames and replacement parts - all at competitive prices with great personalized service! B-Series flyers will...
Nov 20, 2012
This post is all about the history of Revolution Kites. More than kites, this dynamic and innovative company has developed, hands-down, the best quad-line stunt kite on the market. Sadly, often copied, the counterfeits are nowhere near the quality or performance standard of the authentic Rev kites. Not unlike the introduction of dual line stunt kite back in the day, Revolution kites have breathed new vibrancy into a traditional and historic hobby for a new generation of kite enthusiasts. I have heard it said by some that the quad line kites are difficult to fly but my experience has been...