First failure & lessons learned

First failure & lessons learned

a tough email to receive It is not possible for me to describe the emotions after receiving an email from a customer with the subject line “mast problem.” I am not a skilled enough writer to communicate the immediate feelings of fear, sadness, frustration, and even...
Midsummer Updates & Pricing Changes

Midsummer Updates & Pricing Changes

Naish/Takuma Carbon Mast Adapter August 1, the peak of summer in Seattle and arguably here way too soon. It has definitely been a challenging/weird/scary few months as we continue to battle this virus and process all of the uncertainty it is bringing to our lives. To...
Corona Updates

Corona Updates

I hope this post finds you safe and healthy as we all witness the significant changes occurring in our world due to COVID-19. Like many small businesses, the corona virus is impacting Project Cedrus in ways I would have not predicted, although I am confident it will...
Baby’s first kite trip

Baby’s first kite trip

Thanks Alaska Airlines for your generous baggage allowance! Happy Thanksgiving everyone! My family(!) just returned from a week in Los Barriles, MX. Last time I checked in we returning from a babymoon, so it felt a little crazy to be on our first kite trip with that...
Maui Reflections

Maui Reflections

Photo shoot with the new decal It’s hard to believe I started Project Cedrus nearly 3 years ago. A recent trip to Maui for some product testing and a break from Seattle winter gave me some time to reflect on this experience. I actually began thinking about improving...
Flight Testing

Flight Testing

A work trip bought me down to Chile this January, and with careful planning and pre-shipping of the work equipment, I was able to carry S/N 01-001 across international boarders for some extended flight testing in warm steady winds. Embalse Puclaro, Chile Despite the...