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FS: ClearNav variometer by Andrzej Kobus
Please see glidersource.com
May 2nd 19 03:09 AM
by Andrzej Kobus Go to last post
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Marfa Cross Country for CA$H by Burt Compton - Marfa
A dollar a mile in 2007. I see some interest in classic "straight out" cross country flying (and the art of crewing). Classic XC soaring for distance as done by Robert Kronfeld, Philip Wills, Woody Brown, Dick Johnson, Fritz Compton, Stan Smith, Al Parker, Wally Scott, Ben Greene, Henry...
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May 2nd 19 01:53 AM
by Bob Youngblood Go to last post
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IPAQ trouble - won't turn on by Bill Palmer
I have an HP IPAQ 310 that I run X-C Soar on, that won't turn on. :-( I left it in my bag for a few months and didn't use it, and wouldn't be surprised if the battery ran down. Before that period, it worked fine and was not in a condition to suffer physical damage. When I plug it in, the amber...
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May 1st 19 10:07 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Case Reference No 1X/290/I9 by PSD
Dear Dr Panigrahi, Kindly **** off and die. Slowly and painfully, or quick and dirty, we really don't care. Just do it. We have enough on you to put you into an asylum for the rest of your days.
May 1st 19 08:03 PM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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PowerFLARM Tips Document Update by Paul Remde
Hi, Tonight I updated my PowerFLARM Tips document to work well with the latest version of the flarm.com configuration tool. You can download it using the link he http://cumulus-soaring.com/flarm/PowerFLARM-Tips.pdf Let me know if you have any suggestions for improving it. Best Regards, Paul...
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May 1st 19 07:43 PM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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Commercial Glider Operations Insurance Increases? by John DeRosa OHM Ω http://aviation.derosaweb.net
A commercial glider operation I am familiar with, but don't fly out of, is suspending operations for 2019 because; "... due to commercial operation insurance increase. There were some fatalities last year and they increased premiums 400% or so. They said they might form a club but nothing this...
May 1st 19 03:33 PM
by son_of_flubber Go to last post
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ILEC SN10 version 2.45 released by Dave Nadler
Thanks to all the folks who helped with testing! Best Regards, Dave http://www.nadler.com/sn10/SN10_Resource_Index.html
May 1st 19 03:30 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Undershoot Vs. Overshoot airport landing accidents by [email protected]
I always assumed that there are more overshoot airport accidents than undershoot ones. That is mainly due to our general knowledge that it's better to be too high than not high enough. Am I correct here ? Dan
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April 30th 19 10:40 PM
by CindyB[_2_] Go to last post
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Grob 109 by Brien
Thinking of buying a 109A need to know the good the bad and the ugly of it. Just what do I need to know about it, I have had people say stay away from it others say it is good if you know how to fly it ?
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April 30th 19 07:08 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Our soaring friends: storks by Tom BravoMike
As there were many discussions about how soaring birds help us find thermals, this may be of interest to at least some of us: storks have arrived today, after a long trip from Africa, to Przygodzice, just south of Ostrow Wielkopolski in Poland, the site of WGC 2018. You can watch them live improve...
April 30th 19 05:08 PM
by ripacheco1967 Go to last post
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aileron seals on SZD-45 by ProfJ
Hi Folks, Looking for some crowd wisdom (or individual wisdom) on the subject of putting seals on a previously unsealed glider. I have an SZD-45 Ogar motorglider, which is a lot of fun to fly except for a couple of things. The main one is that the stick control forces get really high as the...
April 30th 19 12:41 PM
by Charlie Quebec Go to last post
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Vaulter Vario for sale by [email protected]
I am selling my beloved Vaulter Vario after overstretching my budget on a new glider purchase. The Vaulter is in pristine condition, comes with all accessories including the original case and is located in Germany. The price ist 2450 Euros negotiable. If you have any questions, dont hesitate to ask.
April 30th 19 09:56 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Ventus 3 Performance In Perry SC by Nick Kennedy[_3_]
I noticed the Ventus 3 took 3 of the top 5 in the 18 meter class. Looks like to me they have come up with a very fine ship. I haven't seen one in person yet, look forward to that day.
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April 30th 19 08:32 AM
by Jonathon May Go to last post
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Flarm with External display by [email protected]
I have a portable FLARM that I may need to install in a loaner glider. Installation will be awkward but could be much better if I use an external display that I have surplus from my brick installs. Has any one done this and can you advise how it worked out? Thanks UH
April 29th 19 06:37 PM
by Ramy[_2_] Go to last post
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White LS sleeves by soaringjac
Been searching around and can't fine these things anywhere. Any current sources to purchase some from?
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April 29th 19 04:19 PM
by Kurt[_3_] Go to last post
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RUC soundings security certificate has expired by Soartech
Got this message today when trying to get the NOAA soundings: rucsoundings.noaa.gov uses an invalid security certificate. The certificate expired on Sunday, April 28, 2019 8:00 AM. The current time is Sunday, April 28, 2019 12:52 PM. Error code: SEC_ERROR_EXPIRED_CERTIFICATE Anyone else see this?
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FS: Discus 2A (will take another sailplane in trade) by [email protected]
Great flying sailplane for Club Class and Standard Class Asking $65,900 See: https://wingsandwheels.com/class/classified.php?id=3534&fbclid=IwAR0qpsEFkKwv1-_xOJoW6WvQB78HREnxbi3iN0FhejUnMzJFXD8M5jc65HE Will consider sailplane trades plus cash. Please e-mail with your sailplane information. Tim...
April 29th 19 12:27 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
1 66
Soaring near Amsterdam by GeneReinecke
Will be in Amsterdam in May. Looking for a glider club to possibly get a ride/flight. Does anybody have contacts for soaring in this area? Will have rental car so driving 1-2 hours is no problem. Also, any first hand experience with required pilot, medical certificates would be appreciated. Will...
April 29th 19 11:54 AM
by Magnetar Go to last post
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Thermalling Primary Gliders by [email protected]
I'm interested to know if primary gliders were capable of soaring flights or if they only flew short hops. The SG 38, for example, has a sink rate of 1.3 m/s so in theory it's possible. I'd be very interested to hear of any stories about soaring one of these gliders.
April 28th 19 11:16 PM
by Martin Gregorie[_6_] Go to last post
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Microphone Cabel by AS
To all the avionics-buffs out there in glider-land: What is the proper designation for the type of microphone cable used to run from the 'Becker-' or 'Dittel-' speaker box to the radio on the panel? The one sample I have has two wires (white and brown) surrounded by a copper braided shield plus two...
April 28th 19 07:20 AM
by Darryl Ramm Go to last post
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