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Airplane Kites – How to Make a Kite By W. A. Reich

After building a number of kites from a recent description in Amateur Mechanics I branched out and constructed the aeroplane kite shown in the...

War Kite – How to Make a Kite By Park Snyder

The material required for the making of a war kite is three pine sticks, each 60 in. long, one stick 54 in. long, one...

Box-kite – How to Make a Box-kite – Homemade Kites

Of the more pretentious kites, none is as popular as the rectangular box-kite. Box-kites may be purchased ready-made in a number of sizes, but they...

How to Make a Malay Kite – Homemade Kites

The Malay tailless kite is probably the most practical kind ever invented. It will fly in a wind that the tail variety could not...

How to Make a Kite for Kids – A Tailless Kite

The frame of a 3-ft. kite is made of two sticks, each 3 ft. long. These are tied together so that the cross stick will...

Chinese Kite – How to Make a Chinese Kite

How to Make and Fly a Chinese Kite The Chinese boy is not satisfied with simply holding the end of a kite string and running...

How to Make a Box Kite

A simple method of constructing a box kite is given in detail as follows: The sticks should be made of straight grained wood, which may...