Although there are photographs that
were apparentley taken in 1910 that show kites tha the made.The kites that
can be seen seem to look to be out of an even earlier time.
The wings could be easily removed through a special system that Cody had invented.
This made the kites easier to repair after a crash.
Jan Desimpelaere also made one of these kites and it flew very well.
Jan Desimpelaere with self made cody model
Cody in front of a large Box Kite.You can see how tightly the kite is
This is because the Bamboos are bent inwards.
Cody`s Version of a Brogden
The Original Pictures are owned by the Drachen
The only picture of a Compound-Cody
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