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Borgelt Dynamis by [email protected]
Does anyone on here (probably from Australia) have any experience of flying with the Borgelt Dynamis vario system? John Galloway
December 30th 18 05:30 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Looking for A-14 (or similar) - Thread Drifting... by BobW
Warning!!! Intentional experiment of trying to intentionally 'drift a thread' by 'cold-starting' an entirely new, similarly-named, one without simply renaming one of the posts from the original one (which seems to cause some RASidents heartburn). Don't like today's result? Whine to the Ruler of...
December 30th 18 08:08 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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3rd FAI Pan-American Gliding Championships - Canada 2019 by [email protected]
Canada will host the 3rd FAI Pan-American Championships in July/August of 2019. The competition web-site is live at http://www.silentflight.ca/panam. Bulletin #1 has been posted on the site under "info for pilots". Along with the large group of volunteers from Canada who will play host to the...
December 29th 18 01:46 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Vuarnet Sunglasses Commercial with LS1 by OHM Ω http://aviation.derosaweb.net
There are shown several gliders soaring. A single place (JS1), a two place (something) and a 3 ship gaggle. Do we really want sunglasses with side shields while soaring? Hmmmm. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v9iFQ7AuYHc - John OHM Ω
December 29th 18 05:33 AM
by John Foster Go to last post
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Splitting the Gliding Magazine Into Single Pages by Tom BravoMike
I have two monitors attached to my PC, one positioned traditionally (landscape, horizontally), the other vertically (portrait), which I find perfect for many jobs. They act as one working area, but you can determine which apps open on which screen. As the "Gliding International" is published...
December 29th 18 02:36 AM
by MMOORE Go to last post
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Need a 1-34 by gotovkotzepkoi
Anyone know of a good 1-34 for sale? Am looking for one.
December 28th 18 12:12 AM
by Cookie Go to last post
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Duo Discus XT by Richard Frawley
HI Recently flew a 2008 Duo with the 5 bladed sustainer. Started very fast and beautifully with very little height loss. When it came to putting it away, it was, however, difficult to get it to stop rotating. Yes, put it half way retracted and yes, used the decompression to also slow it down as...
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December 26th 18 09:53 PM
by Richard Frawley Go to last post
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first Comp by Neil Croxford
folks I am entering my fist Comp flying an LS4 in June 2019 Now i know i am not going to win and it is all about taking part, but what can i do to the glider to gain more points
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December 25th 18 04:46 PM
by krasw Go to last post
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Searching for a LS6 by [email protected]
Please send me an offer.
December 24th 18 07:30 AM
by LOV2AV8 Go to last post
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Husband and Wife 1000k by Patrick McMahon
As you may or may not have noticed, a new Arcus M has completed 5 1000k flights in the past month in the Canadian Chinook wave. On the 20th, the pilot was Chester and his wife Marta. Could that be the first husband and wife 1000k...
December 23rd 18 11:22 AM
by Andreas Maurer[_2_] Go to last post
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Aero Club Albatross Winter Seminars! by Daniel Sazhin[_2_]
Hey Guys, I am excited to announce that the second annual Aero Club Albatross winter seminars tickets are now available at: February 2nd: Soaring with the Champions - Higher, Farther, Faster, Longer! https://aca-soaring-with-champs.eventbrite.com - March 2nd: Gliding to Racing- Learning to...
December 23rd 18 05:03 AM
by Daniel Sazhin[_2_] 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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December 22nd 18 06:52 PM
by Jim St. Clair Go to last post
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LSA weight limit increase, good for gliding? by [email protected]
It appears that the FAA might be upping the weight limit on LSA aircraft. One of the main limits holding back marketable gliders from being LSA eligible was the low Vne. If they are opening up the LSA rules for more change, and changing to more of a risk-based rulemaking we should be able to argue...
December 22nd 18 03:04 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Any LAK 17B FES owners out there? by David Kinlan
Just took delivery of a LAK 17B FES and would like to share advice, tips, etc with other owners. Is there anyone out there?
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December 22nd 18 01:18 AM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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Great Article flying the winter wave in Canada -the alternative place to do 1000km in December by Paul T[_4_]
https://www.facebook.com/canglide/ https://mailchi.mp/d9152c5ad06d/s01e31? fbclid=IwAR3vqpQ3x9jHWK5pMl17htS04Z3BEv4v9tMysk1MsrHzenYrdjI xqFYS0sI One slight issue is the authors tendancy not to do his research i.e. '1,000km flights haven’t been easy to come by, one had never been flown in...
December 21st 18 07:26 PM
by George Haeh Go to last post
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Wings & Wheels moved by Sean Franke
Wings & Wheels has relocated to a larger building in Eagle, Idaho! Good news for deliveries to California. We no longer collect CA sales tax.😊 If you are in the Boise, ID area come in and visit!
December 21st 18 02:56 AM
by Andrzej Kobus Go to last post
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Oudie 2's needed by [email protected]
The Soaring Club of Houston is starting a Soaring Development & Coaching program next month and we are outfitting 2 of the club 2 seaters with Oudie 2's for coaching. Please let me know if you have one (or more) that you would be willing to sell or graciously donate. Thanks, Tony Smolder SCOH...
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December 20th 18 06:10 PM
by Scott Manley[_3_] Go to last post
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eigenstartfähiger doppelsitzer gesucht by [email protected]
Am Montag, 29. Mai 2000 09:00:00 UTC+2 schrieb Max Baumann: suche einen eigenstartfähigen doppelsitzer z.b. ash 25 e oder nimbus 4dm . max baumann tel. 079 353 28 82. Hallo Max! Käme auch ein Janus CM in Frage? ) Thomas
December 20th 18 05:49 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Soaring in Central California (Video) by Wyll Surf Air
I thought some of the geezers of RAC might enjoy my most soaring video. It has scenes from both my recently acquired Libelle 201 as well as Morgan Hall's Duo Discus. Anyway enjoy the video and happy flying https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AEUFdYWng4I Wyll
December 19th 18 02:26 AM
by Wyll Surf Air Go to last post
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04' Cobra metal top leaks by [email protected]
How does the water sealing system on a Cobra normally work? On the inside lower edge of each side there is a small trough. (A great place to store the TE probe, etc.) If I look closely, there are small high water marks in there. Also drain holes at the front and rear ends. (One of which was...
December 18th 18 06:12 PM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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