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Ridge soaring gliderport April 2019 by [email protected]
Good day all, we are getting ready to go down to the Ridge Soaring Gliderport, No news from Tom and we cannot get them by phone. Understanding per Tom email in February that he was expecting us in spring, and stated that they have to stop operating the airport, does anybody knows something we...
April 28th 19 04:38 AM
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Pre Buy Inspection at El Tiro Gliderport by [email protected]
Can anyone provide a reference for someone that can do a pre-buy inspection at El Tiro Gliderport? I've already seen the glider in person and feel its a safe purchase but wanted to get a second opinion if I could. My two main concerns are the ballast system working after 10+ years of not being...
April 27th 19 08:58 PM
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May issue - Gliding International by [email protected]
As usual the May issue will be mailed on April 30. It has an extraordinary number of research reports which will provide considerable interest to all soaring pilots. 1. We provide a research report on restoring Blaniks back into service. Financially the the prices now available makes the...
April 27th 19 05:49 AM
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Cambridge model-20 GPS by [email protected]
Anybody know how to wire the model-20, so that the "on" button works? Red and black will turn it on, but the "on" switch doesn't work. JJ
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April 26th 19 10:30 PM
by Paul Remde Go to last post
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Any date-related GPS problems seen today? by kinsell
The epoc-olypse has arrived.
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April 26th 19 09:10 PM
by Karl Kunz[_2_] Go to last post
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Sandhill Soaring Club to Host 3-Day GTA-like Mini Sports ClassContest in Michigan May 31 - June 2 by [email protected]
Attention Glider Pilots! Sandhill Soaring Club is hosting a 3-Day XC Soaring Camp May 31 - June 2 at Richmond Field (69G) located about 30 minutes from I-94 and the outskirts of Ann Arbor, Michigan. There are No Entry Fees! Aerotows for SSA members are $50/each to 2,000' AGL. The purposes of...
April 26th 19 07:31 PM
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Flight review required? by Terry Pitts
This came up today on askacfi.com. Most of us have seen someone who used to fly but hasn't for years and decides to take up soaring. These people have no medical, no flight review, and no 90-day currency. They cannot fly whatever it is they used to fly, but with some - maybe a lot - of time and...
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April 26th 19 12:25 AM
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FS: LXnavigation Colibri x by soaringjac
Looking to sell my LXnavigation Colibri X. I only used it twice so it’s basically brand new. Asking $550 for it. Bout from wings and wheels for $710 https://wingsandwheels.com/lx-navigation-colibri-x.html
April 25th 19 04:12 PM
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Becker 4201 by soaringjac
Will the Becker 4201 run off 12v battery? Seems like it needs 14v
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Kestrel 19 info wanted. by Glidingstuff[_2_]
Hi all Anybody got any links to a Kestrel 19 T59D owner group,pages etc? I have obtained a broken one for a long term project and want to obtain any info that is available re parts, mods and drawings. I remember from somewhere talk of a one piece canopy ala DG mod. Any info much appreciated.
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April 25th 19 03:49 AM
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Panel face blanks by soaringjac
Any recommendations on where to buy premade panel face blanks? Or someone who can make on for me? Looking for a blank panel face for Grob 102 Astir CS Thanks!
April 25th 19 03:03 AM
by Charlie Quebec Go to last post
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Gliding International – issue May 2019 by [email protected]
The May issue will be mailed later this week. It has an extraordinary number of research reports which will provide considerable interest to all soaring pilots. 1. We provide a research report on restoring Blaniks back into service. Financially the the prices now available makes the exercise...
April 24th 19 07:16 PM
by Paul Agnew Go to last post
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Sun Protection While Soaring - UPF 50+ Clothing by JDS
While looking at the UV damage done to the gelcoat on my glider, it reminds me how much UV radiation we are exposed to while soaring. Particularly out west! Coolibar (no affilation) is in the Sun Protection Clothing business. Take a look at their website. They are making some great products...
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April 24th 19 05:53 PM
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Registration Renewal by [email protected]
My registration is up for renewal and I just sent in the form and a check for $5. Today in the mail I got an offer for a third party to handle it. Total cost? $65. Jeez. I think its a bit funny that you can't do this on line with the FAA. I also like the part where you have to enter the name and...
April 24th 19 04:45 PM
by Richard Pfiffner[_2_] Go to last post
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LXNAV 9070 touch screen by [email protected]
Does anyone know how much additional power the touch screen version uses? Clay Thomas
April 24th 19 02:34 PM
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UK radio license renewal by Rob Shepherd
So, I got a letter through the post in March requesting the £20 renewal fee, as some of the form was confusing, I opted to email OFCOM to clarify and advise of the new 8.33 installation. I received an automated response stating that they would get back to me within five days, here was are a month...
April 24th 19 07:27 AM
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Kestrel Maintenance Manual by Robin Birch
Hi, Has anyone got a maintenance manual for a Kestrel 19 that I could borrow/scan or whatever. Cheers Robin -- Robin Birch
April 23rd 19 11:28 PM
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Best California Soaring Schools by [email protected]
Hi, Looking for a nice site to take soaring add on training in Ca. Best area would be a little south close to SFO or LAX but not mandatory. Have found these options so far, Soaring Academy, Williams, Skylark. Any suggestions? Brgds,
April 23rd 19 04:38 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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Jonker JS-3 in Sagebrush by [email protected]
Any news on new Jonker JS-3 Landing in Sagebrush, short of runway 30 @ Minden?
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April 23rd 19 01:08 PM
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For Sale Ka6CR by Geoff Minors
Thinking of selling my Ka6CR in very nice condition with closed trailer. S/N 6251 1964. I have pictures and more details I can send to those who are interested. MH oxygen included Located in Alberta. Open to offers I will be posting on wings and wheels later this week
April 22nd 19 09:16 PM
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