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IGC file by s6
Hi I downloaded a flight from my Clearnav vario with IGC logger for the first time. OLC says it is not a IGC file. Advice are welcome to solve this problem. Thank you.
June 9th 20 05:21 PM
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V2b in storage for 12 years. by Stephen Coan
What a prospective buyer should look for? Rust? damaging mildew? dry rot on trailer tires? What else?
June 9th 20 04:26 PM
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William C Holbrook by [email protected]
William C Holbrook passed away peacefully last night at the age of 98. He was a long time family friend, professional pilot and holder of many soaring records. Also a member of the SSA hall of fame. He and my father, Ed Byars, had a long friendship and contributed much to the art of soaring with...
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June 9th 20 01:32 PM
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Jantar SZD 48 "Jantar Std 2" - wing profile templates by Phil Stade[_2_]
I am looking for wing profile data for the Jantar SZD 48 Std 2. Anyone have that information? Thanks Phil
June 9th 20 01:04 PM
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1st Post by fuzzy
Hello Everyone - I've been reading your posts on this site for a while now but never posted so today thought i would register and say hello. Well it's a nice site here and i will keep a read on your post and hopefully reply. Thanks.
June 8th 20 03:45 PM
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Parachute back liners by soaringjac
Looking to get a Softie parachute and wondering what type of back liners people recommend. Sheep skin, cotton liner, or "sweat pad". I fly in the hot desert so looking for something to keep cool. Any recommendations for liners for hot conditions?
June 8th 20 01:14 PM
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How to Create a CUB Airspace File for your LX Computer by Dave Springford
I have posted a new video to my Fox One Corp YouTube channel showing how to create a CUB airspace file for your LX computer. Check out the video at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a83E0tsrpSU If you subscribe to the channel you'll get updates when I post new videos. Dave Springford
June 7th 20 09:26 PM
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Record Numbers Flying US Nightly Soaring! by Daniel Sazhin[_2_]
Hey Guys, We had 33 pilots flying on US Nightly Soaring last night! More and more folks are getting back on Condor and having a great time. See report he https://soaringeconomist.com/2020/03/26/record-numbers-fly-us-nightly-soaring/ If you would like help getting involved on Condor, feel free...
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June 7th 20 02:15 PM
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Estimating Wind Speed with a GPS by weemacgregor
On Wednesday, 26 April 2000 03:00:00 UTC-4, Tom Seim wrote: I had a nice flight last Saturday in somewhat windy conditions. I have a new Garmin Pilot III that displays a fairly high resolution flight track. I noticed that I could estimate wind speed (and, of course, direction) by watching...
June 7th 20 05:05 AM
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Wing root bearings hard to align/rotate to correct position. by [email protected]
The wing root bearings on my Ventus are difficult to align and require force to rotate to the right position of parallel to the face of the spar. Tried greasing, but suspect it needs a clean up first. What would you use to clean and free them ? Dan
June 6th 20 04:22 PM
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Scam I think!!! by Geoff Minors
I have my Ogar Motor Glider for sale on W & W. Always interesting the responses I get. This I am pretty sure is a scam! Just like to share so others don't fall into these traps. Have a read and a giggle from Mr.Melvin! Hello, Thanks for the mail..However,I want you to know that the price is okay...
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June 6th 20 04:21 PM
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K2 battery endurance by John Silverberg
Hi, I'm hoping someone with experience with K2 batteries can help determine if mine are due for replacement. I have dual K2 batteries wired in parallel to supply avionics power. I have an LX9000, S8 and V8 varios, trig transponder, FLARM core, and becker com radio running off them. I'm not sure...
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June 6th 20 06:06 AM
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Schroth 4 point harness for sale by Michael Opitz
Selling the 1999 Schroth 4 point harness that came with my Discus- 2b. Apparently an AD came out restricting this model from being used on aerobatic certified aircraft. Hooker Harness re-webbed it for me last November for use on Experimental certified aircraft. The new tags don't have TSO...
June 6th 20 01:49 AM
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DG-303 spar issues - puchase? by Paul[_11_]
For a new glider pilot, do you think a DG-303 glider would be a good glider to purchase? I really like the design, and I've tried to understand all the issues that occurred around 2007 (https://groups.google.com/forum/#!starred/rec.aviation.soaring/SspUMjJ-YYo), however not sure what the end result...
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June 5th 20 11:31 PM
by Paul[_11_] Go to last post
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Mini-Winch for FES by Paul Remde
Hi, This is just a thought... I’ve recently been extremely interested in the FES (Front Electric Sustainer) sailplanes. They are becoming quite popular. Even very high-performance racing sailplanes like the Ventus 3 are being sold with FES systems installed. I am the U.S. dealer for DG/LS...
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June 5th 20 08:40 PM
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Parachute source for gliders and winches by JS[_5_]
Saw the ad in the AMA flyer for their Expo in Pomona. SSA Region 12 has a presence there. AMA Expo: https://amablog.modelaircraft.org/amaexpowest/files/2018/10/expowest-program-2018-web.pdf Fruity Chutes looks like a good source for chutes, including ballistic chutes. Anything from 12" diameter...
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June 5th 20 06:26 PM
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powerflarm display track file download by [email protected]
I used to be able to download track files from my powerflarm rectangular butterfly display by inserting a usb, pressing the button and then pressing again on the "flarm" status and again on "log download" without turning the unit off. It no longer does this now I have to power off the unit insert...
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June 5th 20 02:13 PM
by Dave Nadler Go to last post
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FS Cambridge L-NAV Variometer by Paul[_10_]
One L-NAV One Vario One GPS-NAV display Two GPS20 They came with a glider I bought 4 years ago, and were working when removed recently for a panel upgrade. Includes a box of wiring: everything that hooked them into my glider, plus stuff that I've never used. The two guys I bought the glider...
June 5th 20 07:57 AM
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Ilec SN-10B two seat version by Michael Opitz
I recently imported a two seat version SN-10B from Germany in hopes that our club would maybe upgrade one of our Twins and do a little more xc training. I am getting push-back saying that they just want to stick to the basic training stuff for now, and they don't want to complicate things for...
June 5th 20 05:13 AM
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Sobering Summer Is Here by Bob Youngblood
Looks like the weather gods have sprung upon Florida and the soaring season is skeptical with thunder boomers and tropical storms and hurricanes. With the absence of the Bermuda High the influence of the tropics is upon us. Just yesterday we had twelve inches of rain and some areas had even more....
June 5th 20 12:19 AM
by Bob Youngblood Go to last post
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