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Taurus glider for sale by [email protected]
In the Wings and Wheels classified ads there is listed a Taurus selflaunch glider for sale. Originally it was N797SD, sn 107T503LSA. Currently carrying a different N number and serial number, but it is the same glider. This Taurus was involved in a hangar fire about 4 years ago in Memphis, Tn. ...
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May 22nd 19 10:06 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Glider Financing : Is Lea County State Bank still the only game in town? by ripacheco1967
Looking into buying a glider... I bought three aircraft in the past, the ones that have a fan strapped to the nose ;). I been looking at the financing options and they seem limited LCSB seems to be the "only" out there advertising for glider pilots. Rates are not that great though... is that the...
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May 21st 19 10:57 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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LS3A flap/aileron mixer by RV 6 Driver
I am doing an annual inspection on a LS3A and have some concerns regarding the flap/aileron mixer. Just wondering if anybody has any knowledge on proper rigging procedures for this. I have the maintenance manual but it does not address this issue. All I get out of the manual is the deflections...
May 21st 19 09:08 PM
by chip.bea[email protected] Go to last post
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S80 vario decoupling by [email protected]
Is there any way to "decouple" the S80? That is, get it to display one MacCready setting for speed to fly while showing another (higher) MacCready setting for required altitude to destination? I don't see a way to do it but hopefully I'm missing something. I like the vario so much my willingness...
May 21st 19 06:48 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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FOR SALE by Luke Szczepaniak
Hello, I am doing some spring cleaning and have the following items for sale LXNav NANO3, $350 USD + shipping Cambridge CAI302 $400 USD + shipping Cambridge CAI302 with 303 display $450 USD + shipping Please note that the 302's have been removed from the gliders some time ago, both were in good...
May 21st 19 03:42 PM
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Escaping glider on the ground with stuck canopy? by Steve Koerner
I'm hypothesising about a certain risk scenario that could happen: landing somewhere or crashing somewhere and canopy won't open. If it's hot especially, one might not last long enough for help to arrive if summoned by phone or radio. My question is how to get through a canopy that's stuck or has...
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May 21st 19 04:06 AM
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Cobra Trailer Brakes by [email protected]
Having just installed new brake drums, bearings, backing plates, and brakes on my 2011 year Cobra (New because I burnt up the original ones on the way to Perry, a long post on that later) I am quite sensitive to how hot the brakes should get in normal operation. I am sure that all the new items...
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May 21st 19 12:09 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Can you swap Tost hook levers? by soaringjac
Can you swap out the levers on Tost hooks? For example taking a standard lever off and replace it with a short lever. Or taking a short lever off and putting it on a hook with no lever
May 20th 19 11:30 PM
by soaringjac Go to last post
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1 Attachment(s) ASW 27 vs ASW 27B by Thor
I'm looking at buying a ASW 27. The ASW 27 are usually 15k less than a ASW 27B, WHY? Does the ASW 27B have an performance advantage over a ASW 27?
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May 20th 19 08:41 PM
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LXNav S80 vario decoupling by [email protected]
Is there any way to "decouple" the S80? That is, get it to display one Macready setting for speed to fly while showing another (higher) macready setting for required altitude to destination? I don't see a way to do it but hopefully I'm missing something. I like the vario so much my willingness to...
May 20th 19 06:48 PM
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Vertical Card Compass Interference? by Curt Lewis - 95
Vertical Card Compass Interference? I'm installing an LXNAV S100 top center in my panel with FLARM, ADS-B and GPS antennas at back/top of instrument shroud. I have a PAI-700 Vertical Card Compass mounted now on top of shroud about 2/3 back from front. As it sits now it would be only ~4" from...
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May 19th 19 01:39 AM
by Charles Longley Go to last post
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iPhone soaring app by Pat Cernuto
Any one know of a app similar to XcSoar for iOS?
May 18th 19 09:34 PM
by WinPilot Go to last post
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What's Wrong With OLC? by Dan Marotta
My flight on April 25 comes back with a zero score and I can't see why.* I have two recorders on board and got the same results with both.* I uploaded the igc file to Skylines.aero and the flight was instantly scored. I use OLC to support the local club, of which I'm not a member.* I use...
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May 18th 19 04:37 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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Insurance by [email protected]
New glider owner - looking to purchase insurance- companies - cost? Value sailplane + trailer = $32,000
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May 18th 19 05:06 AM
by 2G Go to last post
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FS: Soartronic IOIO by Dave Springford
Soartronic IOIO V2b with cables to connect to a Powerflarm and CAI 302 to combine their data streams into one USB output for use with tablet or phone running your preferred software. Also included is a Dell Streak connection cable. $75 http://glidersource.com/cgi-bin/post.cgi?id=1435
May 17th 19 10:43 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Rudder pedal S-tubes by jp
What is the purpose of S-tubes on rudder pedals?
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May 17th 19 06:06 PM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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GPS Interference from SPOT PEDs by [email protected]
Got my money back years ago! https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/business-aviation/2019-05-14/faa-warns-gps-interference-spot-peds
May 17th 19 04:47 AM
by kinsell Go to last post
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Sinus MAX Flex 15 meters loaded. Price reduced. by S. Dimentstein
RICE REDUCED- SINGLE SEATER ARRIVED SINUS MAX FLEX 15 meters, built Dec. 2017 by Pipistrel. BRAND NEW CONDITIONS. Always hangered. Loaded. Variable pitch propeller, tailwheel (new style) and wheel pants give honest 115 kts true airspeed. Propeller feathers for soaring. DYNON SKYVIEW high resolution...
May 17th 19 03:25 AM
by S. Dimentstein Go to last post
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Nearest near-miss? by [email protected]
The Transponder chatter on other threads got me to thinking about who’s got the closest near-miss? Thought I’d kick it off with my incident over 40 years ago. I was flying my homebuilt wooden sailplane over Mono Lake, Ca. Cursing south at 16000’ and 60 knots when I spotted a 4 engine jet...
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May 16th 19 10:53 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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Restrictors for Sage Vario by [email protected]
Anyone have any ideas on alternate restrictors for a Sage Vario? The usual sources don’t have them. Thanks, CM
May 16th 19 04:42 PM
by Nick Kennedy[_3_] Go to last post
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