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Analyzing wind flow and turbulence over a local agriculture field

by Ecta64 9 days ago | 0 | 98 | 1

This was an attempt to try and develop a procedure for documenting the wind vector and turbule...

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Action sequence photography to study turbulence

by Ecta64 3 months ago | 0 | 251 | 2

This method was devised to try and generate a visual indication of turbulence through interval ...

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Replicating a 37 year old kite anemometer

by Ecta64 4 months ago | 0 | 281 | 2

Recently I received a kite made by Matthew. This was one of his replicas of the TALA kite that He...

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Setup for photographically monitoring wind vector and turbulence with a kite

by Ecta64 4 months ago | 0 | 240 | 2

This method of kite based observations is quite simple. It can be used with any kite but in the i...

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High wind range tailless sled kite design

by Ecta64 5 months ago | 0 | 343 | 2

I found a interesting sled kite derivation in a .PDF freely available on the Drachen Foundation w...

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Curved Spar Sled Kite

by Ecta64 7 months ago | 0 | 445 | 1

in 1973 Ray Holland was granted a patent for a curved spar sled kite. The idea behind the design ...

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Monitoring wind direction and turbulence in the Salinas Valley during the Soberanes Fire

by Ecta64 8 months ago | 0 | 570 | 2

What I want to do I attached a 4.8 m streamer approximately 6 to 7 m below the kite I normally u...

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Weighted tail for high wind range kite stability

by Ecta64 9 months ago | 4 | 602 | 1

It has taken me quite some time (and several attempts at collating everything into a research not...

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The Three Dollar Data Logging Anemometer (Camera Not Included)

by Ecta64 about 1 year ago | 6 | 1,629 | 3

I'm a bit of a sucker for extremely low-tech scientific devices and the following is definitely a...

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Possible Big Cat Attack Deterrent

by Ecta64 over 1 year ago | 3 | 2,009 | 3

While this project may seem comical at first it has actually taken nearly 2 years of research and...

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A Day Out Using The TALA Kite Anemometer

by Ecta64 over 1 year ago | 0 | 2,402 | 2

Thanks to Matthew loaning me a TALA (Tethered Aerodynamically Lifting Anemometer) kite system, I ...

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Unboxing the TALA Kite Anemometer

by Ecta64 over 1 year ago | 0 | 2,632 | 2

Thanks to Mathew Lippincott, I have been able to analyze and "dissect" a actual Tethered Aerodyna...

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Survival Kites

by Ecta64 almost 2 years ago | 8 | 2,259 | 4

I've spent a couple of weeks investigating a interesting concept that is not a research tool but ...

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Review/Overview of the Public Lab Pole Mapping Kit

by Ecta64 about 2 years ago | 5 | 2,841 | 10

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Pole Aerial Photography the easy and simple way

by Ecta64 about 2 years ago | 8 | 2,612 | 2

[![vlcsnap-2017-01-21-21h24m00s347.png](https://publiclab.org/system/images/photos/000/019/485/la...

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