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dittle fsg 71M squelch issue by [email protected]
Hi all, am having an issue with my new to me dittle radio. worked fine for two flights now on startup it breaks squelch for a while even with the switch set correctly. it lasted about 15 minutes then went normal. The next flight it only did that for 5 minutes. after reading the manual it says...
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August 2nd 19 02:49 AM
by Dave Springford Go to last post
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what is that noise? by gregv
Hello, I fly a 1979 Nimbus 2 carbon, and since a few years I hear a cracking noise behind me. That noise occurs more often after a few hours of flight, maybe related to temperature change with altitude. You can hear the cracking noise in this...
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August 2nd 19 12:52 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Young Lady Becoming a Glider Pilot by ripacheco1967
Please watch this young lady trying to become a glider pilot. Like her video! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kgPlEL-HELU Is nice to see young people getting into Aviation in general and Gliders in particular. --robert
August 1st 19 08:57 PM
by ripacheco1967 Go to last post
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Altimeter in Millibars Wanted by slbair
Looking for a 57 mm altimeter in millibars.
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August 1st 19 07:32 PM
by slbair Go to last post
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Episode #3 of The Thermal Podcast now out by [email protected]
In this Episode of The Thermal, the Jonker JS3 Rapture is cleaning up at competitions around the world. We talk to Uys Jonker one of the brother’s responsible for this cutting-edge sailplane. Also, a feature interview on the life and times of British gliding icon Derek Piggott and his vast...
August 1st 19 06:59 PM
by Tom BravoMike Go to last post
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Tow Plane Glider Mid-air by Jonathan St. Cloud
Are most of these glider tow plane mid-airs in the landing or approach to pattern?
August 1st 19 03:57 AM
by son_of_flubber Go to last post
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For Sale: Arcus M, Js3, Shark, and Lak FES by [email protected]
Arcus M (2017) - $295,000 USD Js3 15/18 w/ turbojet (2016) - $177,000 USD Shark 304MS (2014) - $150,000 USD Lak 17b FES (2015) - $120,000 USD Contact mikesoaring at gmail
July 31st 19 06:23 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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More sad news by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
https://calgaryherald.com/news/local-news/gliding-club-halts-operations-after-fatal-crash-that-left-two-dead Deepest sympathies to the families.
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July 31st 19 06:13 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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3rd FAI PAGC Live Tracking Link by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
July 31st 19 05:20 PM
by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_] Go to last post
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Training course by Ivana Paksi
Last year I started my gliding pilot school in Croatia. 9 students attended the training with me, and we only had one old school glider K7 and one flight instructor. Because of this and many other circumstances that happened at the club, I was unable to meet the requirements for the exam (25 hours...
July 31st 19 01:36 PM
by son_of_flubber Go to last post
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source for clips or sleaves for Hotelier linkages by Steve Bralla
On Monday, June 15, 1998 at 12:00:00 AM UTC-7, Al wrote: Anyone got any good suggestions for clips for hotelier linkages. I also understand that there is a sleave kit out there somewhere. Thanks Al Sleeves? I can't help. Pins? Aircraft...
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July 31st 19 07:17 AM
by Ben Coleman Go to last post
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FAA ADSB Performance Website Working?? by Bob Gibbons[_2_]
Has anyone gotten the FAA ADSB Performance website to work recently? https://adsbperformance.faa.gov/PAPRRequest.aspx It worked fine for me last year, but multiple attempts recently to file a report results in a return to the original input screen when you press "Submit Request" at the bottom of...
July 31st 19 04:13 AM
by Bob Gibbons[_2_] Go to last post
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Canadian pilot posts ILLEGAL flight into US on OLC by 2G
This pilot made a DEEP entry into the US w/o, apparently, following the laws of the US: https://www.onlinecontest.org/olc-3.0/gliding/flightinfo.html?dsId=7436890 Here is what you have to do PRIOR to flying into the US, regardless of whether or not you are a US...
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July 30th 19 05:53 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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Supplemental oxygen by 2G
The other day a couple of pilots were treating 123.3 as their private chat line which I was forced to listen to so I could hear my friend's hourly position reports. One of the things one kept (repeatedly) talking about was having to descend to 12,500 to "reset" the 30 minute clock. This is entirely...
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July 30th 19 05:37 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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Lift pins by jp
I have not yet found a description of "lift pins" that I understand but they apparently are pretty important. Can someone please tell me what lift pins are?
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July 30th 19 12:06 AM
by Bob Kuykendall Go to last post
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Oratex by Andrew Fletcher
Has anyone used Oratex to cover a glider here? If so what was your experience both in applying and then the finished product compared to the traditonal way. I have a K6 wing that I am about to cover.
July 29th 19 04:34 PM
by Karl Kunz[_2_] Go to last post
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Powerflarm in towplane anecdotal experiences by son_of_flubber
I'd like to hear your anecdotes about how things change when Powerflarm gets installed in towplanes. One thing I wonder is whether a towplane installation prompts people to install Powerflarm in their private gliders.
July 29th 19 04:30 PM
by son_of_flubber Go to last post
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Flarm / Oudie issues by Nick Kennedy[_3_]
Hi All Just got back from 3 weeks of flying in Ephrata and Nephi. I have random issues with Flarm targets not showing up on my Oudie. After several years of perfect functionality, Its not working so well now So this spring I updated my Flarm Firmware, My Flarm net data base and my Oudie to all...
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July 29th 19 03:48 PM
by Richard Pfiffner[_2_] Go to last post
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source for clips or sleaves for Hotelier linkages by Tango Eight
Hi John, I use captive safeties that look like this: https://i1143.photobucket.com/albums/n638/SoarNH/LandR.jpg https://i1143.photobucket.com/albums/n638/SoarNH/AileronsandLeftFlapHotellier.jpg I think you can buy them from a Schempp Hirth dealer.
July 29th 19 01:18 PM
by Tango Eight Go to last post
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Texas Soaring Association by jeplane[_2_]
Does anybody knows what gliders they do have and how many? Their website doesn’t say. Thanks!
July 29th 19 12:50 PM
by Martin Gregorie[_6_] Go to last post
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