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iGlide -- can't download any map data by Bob Pasker
For some reason, I cannot see any maps to download on SETTINGS MAP DATA in iGlide (latest version according to Apple App Store). I wrote to Butterfly and they wrote back: "iGlide is not able to establish an internet connection. Please retry and make sure your iOS device is online an iGlide is...
July 14th 17 05:46 PM
by BGlider Go to last post
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Sad News by Robert Fidler[_2_]
Gene Rinke has passed away after a year long fight with brain cancer. I visited him a week ago and he remained in good spirits even though he was aware his time was near. Gene was a great friend, an outstanding individual and a great soaring pilot. I flew with him for almost 20 years on countless...
July 14th 17 05:29 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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ASH 31 mi glider trailer for sale by Robert Holliday
I have a semi empty metal Cobra trailer for immediate sale. Includes freshly painted 18 meter tips (poly u) along with ground handling equip, and various other things you would leave in the trailer while up soaring. I will entertain all offers. You could save some money on that new glider by...
July 13th 17 11:01 PM
by Kelvyn Flavall Go to last post
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LX Question by Bob Caldwell (BC)
Hi Pilots, I am looking for some understanding about an issue with my relatively new LX 9000. I have the map settings to be Track Up in cruise and North Up while circling just like I have done with previous instruments. The problem I am experiencing is that when pulling out of a circle and going...
July 13th 17 03:42 PM
by Bob Caldwell (BC) Go to last post
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Day 10 13.5 WGC: US Pilots by [email protected]
Interesting 209 km racing task today with essentially 2 out and returns to the Northwest: http://wgc2017.hu/sites/default/files/task10b.pdf Tracking:http://live.glidernet.org/#c=46.49623,20.08358&z=10&s=1 and http://glidertracker.de/#tsk=http://www.prosoar.de/tasks/2p935zopdp1/temp/440815/xcsoar
July 13th 17 02:32 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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US Junior Soaring Team Camp, Elmira, NY at Harris Hill by [email protected]
On Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at 7:48:06 PM UTC-4, wrote: Good instruction and US WGC Junior participation this week in Elmira. http://www.ssa.org/Contests?cid=2374&display=results JP Stewart, Daniel Sahzin, and Noah Reitter are team flying in prep for their trip to...
July 13th 17 02:14 PM
by ND Go to last post
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Tow Reels in Husky? by Jim Kellett
Anyone in the US using an internal Tost reel in an Aviat Husky?
July 13th 17 09:50 AM
by Jim Kellett Go to last post
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Winch Engine Broken by Tetsuya Ueda
Hello from Japan, Let me ask for your advice on Tost Engine replacement. Our TOST 2 drum winch engine (type: Olds 455 Bigblock) blew out last week and it looks we need to replace it with spare engine. If anyone know where to search second-hand engine which may fit, our club appreciates to hear...
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July 12th 17 06:45 PM
by Werner Schmidt Go to last post
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3000 h check - who? where? by Ivelin Kalushkov
Hello to everyone on the forum. I'm fairly new to gliding - finished my ABC in Australia in the beginning of this year but I'm originally from Bulgaria where I live at the moment as well. I'm looking to buy my first glider at the moment and noticing a lot of gliders for sale near the 3000 h...
July 12th 17 04:38 PM
by Scott Williams Go to last post
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Contest Day 9: 13.5 WGC US Pilots by [email protected]
2.30 hr. Area Task today after some rain overnight for Tony(ER) and Francois(LB). Follow today on these 2 tracking sites: http://live.glidernet.org/#c=46.46123,19.48758&z=10&s=1 http://glidertracker.de/#tsk=http://www.prosoar.de/tasks/2p935zopdp1/temp/340250/xcsoar
July 12th 17 01:23 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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13.5 WGC Contest Day 8: US Pilots by [email protected]
297km racing task today for Tony and Francois: Follow along on the 2 tracking sites: http://live.glidernet.org/#c=46.55575,20.85812&z=9&s=1 or http://glidertracker.de/#tsk=http://www.prosoar.de/tasks/2p935zopdp1/temp/243266/xcsoar
July 12th 17 06:36 AM
by Tony[_5_] Go to last post
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Interest in a 20 Meter Multiseat Class National Contest for 2018? by [email protected]
The SSA Rules Committee would like to gauge pilot interest in attending a potential 20 Meter Multiseat Class National Competition if it were hosted at Mifflin in 2018. The Rules Committee has determined that we need to have at least 12 confirmed entries if we are to proceed. Furthermore, time is of...
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July 12th 17 01:48 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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3000 h check - who? where? by Ivelin Kalushkov
Hello to everyone on the forum. I'm fairly new to gliding - finished my ABC in Australia in the beginning of this year but I'm originally from Bulgaria where I live at the moment as well. I'm looking to buy my first glider at the moment and noticing a lot of gliders for sale near the 3000 h...
July 11th 17 11:36 PM
by Ivelin Kalushkov Go to last post
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I glide data filters by [email protected]
Is there a way to filter the airports and waypoints in iGlide so anything farther than 100 miles (or whatever) doesn't show up when you build a task? The lowest filter I can find is 1000 miles. That's just a smidgen farther than I can get in my ASW-19.
July 11th 17 11:23 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Discus B Pilot Size by [email protected]
Looking at the Discus B's for sale on W&W. Before I drive out to look at them, can anyone tell me what size pilots will fit in them? Don't want to make the trip only to find out I don't fit!
July 11th 17 03:29 PM
by Clay[_4_] Go to last post
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Wax, Teflon, Wx? by Guy Acheson
Getting ready for the winter plane projects. The question comes up every year...what to smear over the gel coat. Is there any credible comparison of wax vs PTFE vs Wx? I don't want to hear about avoiding silicones because that seems to be a non-issue since refinishers don't have much of a problem...
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July 10th 17 10:35 PM
by MNLou Go to last post
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Looking for a wing rigger for an asw 20 by Marcin S
I am looking for a wing rigger for my newly acquired glider - ASW 20 Please contact me if you happen to have one for sale. Thanks, Marcin
July 10th 17 02:21 AM
by Marcin S Go to last post
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Glider over volcano photo by Eric Bick (ZN7)
Does anyone know who took this photo? Or anything else about it. Not sure whether there is a hint in the file name or not? Google search didn't turn up anything of relevance. (Let me know if problems with link.) https://app.box.com/s/mtciqgguzyfli2vl9lx95ag5u7g79hgd Eric B.
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July 10th 17 02:15 AM
by Eric Bick (ZN7) Go to last post
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Silicne free wax safe for gelcoat? Any thoughts on this product 303Quick Wax? by Bill G
303 Quick Wax Product Description 303 Quick Wax is the fastest solution for making your boat shine. This formula is a gentle cleaner that helps remove water spots, dust, and other debris from the hard surfaces on your boat, and it leaves a protective layer that helps repel these elements during...
July 9th 17 11:03 PM
by Bill G Go to last post
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13.5 WGC Day 7 US Pilots by [email protected]
2:30 Area task for today with storms expected later in the afternoon. 2 tracking sites: http://live.glidernet.org/#c=46.55575,20.85812&z=9&s=1 and http://glidertracker.de/#tsk=http://www.prosoar.de/tasks/2p935zopdp1/temp/046276/xcsoar.
July 9th 17 03:30 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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