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Hello I am new to the site How to I search for a forum by subject Canopy source is what I want. Steve
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Dust Devil Dash - Tehachapi on Saturday September 7th by [email protected]
The 2019 Dust Devil Dash is coming up on Saturday, September 7th at Mountain Valley Airport (L94) in Tehachapi, California This year marks the 35th year of this annual event. This is a one day straight out handicapped distance event. All sailplanes and sailplane pilots welcome. 2 place...
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September 21st 19 02:20 AM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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another crash by kinsell
https://www-1.thenewstribune.com/news/local/article234517642.html Seems to be an unusually bad season for accidents.
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September 20th 19 07:13 PM
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Act now before your wings are defaced by [email protected]
Sorry, eh? I am sorry to interrupt your normally highly productive use of the internet. But your glider is at risk. It is only time separating you from the obvious damage coming to your aircraft soon. When I bought my first glass ship, the competition letters had been applied with EXTENSIVE use of...
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September 20th 19 05:35 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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TeamXC cooperative Condor soaring and OLC+ type flights this fall by Bret Hess
Hi, we're starting our flights again after a summer break. If you're interested in OLC+ type flights on Condor and cooperative flying, join us at www.teamxc.us/about-us, and we can help you get started. We fly quite a few different sceneries, often with challenging conditions for realism (see...
September 20th 19 06:22 AM
by Chris Behm Go to last post
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Wanted to buy, Dittel radio wiring harness by Chuck Lohre[_2_]
Hi All, Trying to figure out what is wrong with my system and would like a harness to test the radio, Dittle speaker box, and Dittel mic, push to talk outside the glider. Please email me chuck at lohre dot com or call 513-260-9025. Thanks.
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September 20th 19 02:12 AM
by Chuck Lohre[_2_] Go to last post
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Any Glider Pilot Connections with Beale AFB in California by Paul Remde
Hi, This is completely off-topic, but I thought there might be a chance that a glider pilot would have a connection with Beale Air Force Base in California. My father served in the U.S. Air Force in a missile silo on or near Beale in the early 1960s. We're visiting that area with him this week...
September 19th 19 09:08 AM
by Bob Youngblood Go to last post
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New gliderport opportunity in North Carolina by [email protected]
Dear Soaring Enthusiasts, Rhonda and I have been running GLIDERBOOKS now for over 12 years, and the company is healthy and continuing to grow. We are interested in taking things to the next level, by purchasing an airport and opening our own flight training school that would concentrate on...
September 18th 19 02:55 AM
by 2G Go to last post
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Ventus C vs LS6 by Marshall Woodford
I’m looking for a cross county glider. The Ventus C comes with 17.5 and 15 winglets. It also has factory tips. The LS6 has low hours and the wings and horizontal stab was refinished and painted. The fuselage is in good condition and original. Both have Cobra trailers and the Ventus’s...
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September 18th 19 02:05 AM
by Frank Whiteley Go to last post
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Cloud Appreciation Society by Stewart Kissel
http://www.cloudappreciationsociety.org/index.html Be sure to check out the 4 video segments on flying the Morning Glory cloud in Northern Australia.
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Pawnee Tow Release by Bob Youngblood
I am currently rebuilding another Pawnee and converting from a spray plane to a tow plane. Extensive work has been completed on this bird, and I am about ready to install the tow hook. This is the third Pawnee that I have converted and I have used the hopper dump handle as the tow release handle...
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September 17th 19 02:35 PM
by Walt Connelly Go to last post
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A wooden control stick grip by Tom BravoMike
The grip in my 1984 Ventus is worn out and a bit sticky. I have always thought it would be nice to have a wooden one, e.g.: https://www.cps-parts.com/catalog/elpages/taeakwoodgripstandard.php Anyone has tried something like that? Are they much bigger/thicker than the factory ones? BTW, which...
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September 17th 19 04:47 AM
by Scott Williams Go to last post
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Wing flex at higher speed DG-100 by Senna Van den Bosch
I noticed for the first time when flying at speeds above 200 km/h, my wingtips start to bend down a bit, has anyone ever noticed this? Glider is a DG-100.
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September 15th 19 04:30 AM
by Roy Garden Go to last post
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Skysight by Dan Marotta
Looking at today's forecast for Moriarty, NM, USA for 1300 local time brings up a question.* I've always considered the thermal height, cloud base, etc., to be MSL altitudes.* Indeed, looking directly at Moriarty shows 11,500' which is reasonable given the time and date. Moving a bit west,...
September 14th 19 09:51 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Anybody know what happened to these HP-14s? by Steve Leonard[_2_]
So, there was this auction of "seized property" about three years ago. I was thinking about going, but talked myself out of it, as I figured I would end up with 4 HP-14 projects to bring home (Sorry, I was not going to bid on the last one. Even I have limits!). Anybody know where they went? 4...
September 14th 19 05:35 PM
by Giaco Go to last post
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Replacement canopies by [email protected]
Is there anyone in the US that can blow a replacement canopy for a ASW20?
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September 14th 19 01:12 AM
by Bob Kuykendall Go to last post
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Unhappy
2 Attachment(s) LAK17A Canopy Support Tube by Jimmyz
I was inspecting/adjusting my canopy this week and discovered that the canopy support tube (main shaft that connects canopy to fuselage in the nose) has a severe crack at the base. I was wondering if anyone is aware of another LAK17A (salvaged) that I might be able to find a replacement tube. I've...
September 13th 19 07:17 PM
by Eric Greenwell[_4_] Go to last post
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I just noticed by Dan Marotta
On Skysight, when you hover your cursor over any location, a readout of the selected data is displayed. Is this a new development or was I just late in noticing?* BTW, I like it! -- Dan, 5J
September 13th 19 06:09 PM
by Eric Greenwell[_4_] Go to last post
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New - Naviter Oudie Setup Tips Video by Paul Remde
Hi, I have just created and uploaded a new Naviter Oudie Setup Tips Video. It is available to Patrons along with all the Soaring Product Training videos and other benefits for $9.95/month he https://www.patreon.com/cumulussoaring This video documents the process I go through to setup an Oudie...
September 13th 19 02:30 PM
by Paul Remde Go to last post
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Seminole Lake Gliderport for sale by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas
Just saw this advert in Barnstormers.com The nicest gliderport in the USA in my opinion. The swimming pool makes it so. http://www.floridaairparkhomes.com/property-for-sale.html Rich Owen: Please reply if anything about the advert is not true.
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September 13th 19 06:35 AM
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