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GliderLink - New team soaring app for airborne location sharing by [email protected]
I'm excited to announce a new soaring app I've developed called GliderLink. The app shows your location and the location of nearby gliders on a moving map. You can see the other gliders' callsign, relative altitude, heading, and vertical speed. That's about it right now; it's very simple. The value...
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May 14th 19 07:14 AM
by Tom BravoMike Go to last post
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PW6 by Tom[_21_]
Anyone know the trick of getting the last rubber “donut” and it’s keeper on on the MLG suspension on a PW6? Doing the 6 year/1,000 hour mandatory items on our older PW6. Attempting to replace the rubber rings/donuts for the main landing gear suspension. How does one compress them enough to...
May 14th 19 04:08 AM
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Buying a 1-35 pros and cons? by [email protected]
Does anyone have any inside info on the pros / cons of buying a 1-35. I am interested in learning cross country. I am mostly looking to hear from any current or former 1-35 owners. Thanks, Tim W
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May 14th 19 03:04 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Uploading igc files to the OLC using LX9000 WiFi (LX Connect) by Dan[_6_]
has anyone been able to upload their flight directly from their LX9xxx? I went through the process, leaving the co-pilot data blank and choosing the takeoff location and finally clicking on accept. I got a red font message saying that the copilot data was not valid, it didn't seem to accept a...
May 13th 19 05:29 PM
by Dan[_6_] Go to last post
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Repair/Overhaul facility for motorglider engine by [email protected]
I am looking for a US based repair station or A & P mechanic that has experience and can perform a tear down inspection and repairs to a Grob 2500 engine. This engine is a derivative of the air cooled VW design much like the Limbach engines. I know of several folks that work on these type of...
May 13th 19 05:22 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Be the "Hot Air Champion" at the Standard or Sports Class NationalsJune 20 - July 1 by Chuck Lohre[_2_]
There’s still time to register for the Standard and Sports Class Nationals June 20 - July 1, Southwest Ohio’s finest thermals are waiting. http://www.soarccsc.com/contests/ https://youtu.be/OusCq3gnFRM
May 13th 19 12:15 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Dittel FSG50 squelch by Hartley Falbaum[_2_]
I am seeking the ability to adjust the squelch on our club's G102. I have info on the location of the pot for a FSG71m/70, but not the FSG50/60. Recently it is breaking squelch full time. I have searched for stray RF, and not found any. Of course, it could be a more serious problem, but the radio...
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May 12th 19 08:25 PM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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transponder 2 year check by [email protected][_2_]
I have a trig transponder (no ADSB yet). This transponder is not legally required in a glider. So, do I still have to get the transponder checked every two years per 91.413? https://www.law.cornell.edu/cfr/text/14/91.413 It appears so to me, but am I missing something?
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May 12th 19 04:25 PM
by son_of_flubber Go to last post
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Butterfly Vario task declaration by [email protected]
Hi, I am about to install BV. Will use iGlide. Issue is declaring tasks. I am not fond of idea of manual entry from type S display. Can I: Use android device to declare task (xcsoar or such) export it to a file and then sync with Butterfly vario this passing task declaration to BV?
May 12th 19 02:19 PM
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17m & 20m Volunteer Mentor Pilots Wanted for Junior Camp Contest,Elmira, NY, July 14-20, 2019 by Christopher Schrader[_2_]
Pilot-owners of G-103, ASK-21, or 20-meter advanced trainers who hold a Commercial Glider rating or CFI-G are needed to mentor Juniors at the 2019 US Junior Camp Contest at Harris Hill, in Elmira, NY, July 14-20, 2019. Volunteer pilots need to have extensive cross-country and racing experience.....
May 11th 19 03:02 AM
by Christopher Schrader[_2_] Go to last post
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Going back into flying the glider way by ripacheco1967
I have a couple thousand hours flying GA single engine. I have owned two aircraft in the past. (Piper Warrior & Saratoga) Haven't flown for almost 10-years. Decided to go back into flying but only gliders. Will join local club to get my license upgraded to include a glider rating. Then will be the...
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May 10th 19 09:22 PM
by ripacheco1967 Go to last post
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SPOT bread crumb interference with GPS position by son_of_flubber
May 10th 19 03:19 AM
by kinsell Go to last post
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FS: ClearNav display with mechanical poiner $365 shipped by Andrzej Kobus
FS: ClearNav variometer display with a mechanical poiner $365 shipped.
May 10th 19 01:34 AM
by Andrzej Kobus Go to last post
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Airspace files by Tom (TK)
I am downloading files Club Class Nationals and came across airspace files with "xformat-SSA modifications" (I have previously used Soaringdata.info for SUA files) What are the SSA modifications?
May 9th 19 10:29 PM
by John Leibacher Go to last post
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About the Governance of the Soaring Society of America by [email protected]
It's been brought to my attention that some members have asked where they might find documentation relating to the governance of the SSA (on its website). I hope this sheds some light and puts to rest any notion the SSA is not transparent. As the Director of Region 6 it is my opinion that the SSA...
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May 9th 19 10:05 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Which Soaring weather service subscription is best? by Nick Kennedy[_3_]
I think I'm going to subscribe to a Soaring weather forecast service. Which ones are great and easy to use without alot of prior knowledge? Skysight?
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May 9th 19 09:40 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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grob main wheel and brake disk by Scott Williams
does anyone know the Parker/Cleveland part number for the brake Disk used on a Grob Twin II fixed gear which used a Cleveland caliper? Glider made about 1981. I'm aware of the Dot 3/4 compatible O-ring used in the caliper. Thanks, Scott
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May 9th 19 06:42 PM
by Scott Williams Go to last post
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Buying a Glider by ripacheco1967
Stupid question of the day: Is https://wingsandwheels.com/classifieds the main place to look for gliders for sale? I am new to gliders. --robert
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May 9th 19 05:19 PM
by Larry Ruggiero Go to last post
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Letter to the FAA by Walt Connelly
Before I send my letter to the FAA I'd like to ask if anyone has ever attempted to get them to see the light and end the use of Schweizer hooks on tow planes here in the land of the free and the home of the brave. It is a well known fact and clearly stated in the SSA/SSF and FAA circulars and...
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May 9th 19 05:27 AM
by Charlie Quebec Go to last post
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ASW-20 B GEAR WARNING SYSTEM by [email protected]
May 8th 19 11:08 PM
by Roger Burghall[_2_] Go to last post
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