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Self Contained Cambridge FAI Recorder For Sale by ContestID67
This is a self contained Cambridge 302A FAI approved soaring flight recorder with rechargeable battery intended for club use. The recorder may also be instrument panel mounted. Asking $800 (or best offer) which is less than the cost of the Cambridge 302A itself. See...
April 6th 07 06:26 PM
by ContestID67 Go to last post
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Bob Buck - End of an era today by [email protected]
May 23, 2007 Aviation Expert, Author Robert N. Buck Passes Away By Chad Trautvetter, Editor in Chief Aviation weather and safety consultant/author and retired TWA captain Robert N. Buck, 93, recently passed away in Berlin, Vt. He started flying at age 15 and set a New York to Los Angeles speed...
June 5th 07 03:33 PM
by Bill Batesole Go to last post
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California based ASH 25M by Charles Yeates
Does anyone have an email address for Philippe Athuil, the owner of ASH 25M, N933M ? -- Charles Yeates
May 26th 07 08:15 AM
by Jim Hultman Go to last post
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Getting SUA from DAFIF files by Tuno
If anyone can point me to resources on the following SUA topics I would be most gr8ful: 1) DAFIF file format, specifically, descriptions of the fields (and their relationships) in the BDRY.TXT, BDRY_PAR.TXT, SUAS.TXT, and SUAS_PAR.TXT files. (These are the four files used by Carl...
May 25th 07 04:09 PM
by Tuno Go to last post
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Gap Tape by [email protected]
Could anyone who has tried the 1" wide gap tape that "TJ" is selling please post your opinion of the tape? Thanks, Jim
May 25th 07 01:55 PM
by John Sinclair Go to last post
3 347
Ilec SN10 question by John Ferguson
I've noticed on my SN10 that the final glide height needed is excessive. I'm comparing it to GNII driven by a 302A. The GN setup is faultless and the SN10 can demand twice the height needed as calc by GNII. When I flew on Saturday, the Ilec needed around 8000 ft and GN said 4500 feet, GN was...
May 29th 07 05:11 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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New Gelcoat / Paint on a Glider? by Thiemo Gorath
Good afternoon, I'm wondering if someone could shed some light into my land of darkness :-) There are (to my knowledge) 3 types of new paint/gelcoating a) Vorgelat (the initial gelcoat) b) PU c) Acrylic
June 13th 07 06:16 AM
by Jim Hultman Go to last post
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MENS UNDERWEAR by [email protected]
Huge collection of mens underwear, find your favorite mens underwear in this mens underwear gallery, many models of mens underwear are shown here. You can find g-string, thong, or a merely standard mens underwear. Also available here, the vintage mens underwear style to the latest...
June 13th 07 09:25 PM
by Borscope Go to last post
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Antares 20E - west coast partner wanted by [email protected]
An East-coast pilot wants a partner for an Antares 20E to be based west coast. He wants to fly it occasionally at Minden and maybe Tonopah/Parowan. He will consider sharing his ASW-27 based on the East coast (Pennsylvania Ridge area). Contact me directly if interested and I'll put you two in...
June 21st 07 03:16 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Gliding classified ads by [email protected]
New gliding classified ads website on www.glidermarket.com It's actually empty, if you wish to test it.... bye from sunny Italy :-) Rocco Caruso Aero Gazette www.gazette.aero
May 18th 07 09:52 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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hx 4700 storage by John Galloway[_1_]
Ipaqs batteries run down pretty quickly even when switched off. If I unlock an hx4700 battery without removing it (by flicking the left hand battery lock switch on the base of the unit to the right) then unit seem to switch off fully allowing the main battery to stay charged. The back-up battery...
May 16th 07 07:11 PM
by John Galloway[_1_] Go to last post
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Fabric Removal Question by glider.rescue
Have removed the fabric from the wings of a 1950's wooden glider and would like some advise please. The fabric was obviously stuck to the wood with adhesive, after removal of the fabric I am left with a hard residue coating of adhesive on the wood, has anyone any tips on the best means to...
April 6th 07 10:22 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
3 223
enclosed trailer for 15m glider wanted on US west coast by Johan Larson
I am trying to find a used enclosed trailer suitable for an SGS 1-35, located somewhere on the west coast of the US or Canada. Please contact me if you have one for sale, or know of a lead that might be useful. Johan Larson
April 13th 07 05:15 PM
by Ron Waclawik Go to last post
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Smiley face on OLC entry by flying_monkey
If you look on the OLC flights in the USA on 4/14/07, there's a flight by Alwin Kroh. At the end of his name is a Smiley-face icon. I haven't ever noticed that before. What does it signify? Ed
April 16th 07 06:43 PM
by Andreas Alin Go to last post
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Mapquest Captures Glider on Tow! by ContestID67
I was absolutely stunned the other day when I was looking at the aerial view of my glider club (http://skysoaring.com) on Mapquest only to find that there was a glider on tow complete with shadow! Hard to tell but it looks like our Schweizer 1-34R being towed by our venerable L-19 Birddog. I...
April 24th 07 02:46 AM
by Jack Go to last post
3 216
Albert Lea Soaring Contest Radio Interview by Paul Remde
Hi, On April 19th at 1 AM (yes, 1 in the morning) I was interviewed on WCCO Radio by Al Malmberg's "World of Aviation" radio show. We discussed the upcoming Albert Lea Soaring Contests. Being the father of young kids - I'm not used to being up at 1 AM, but hopefully I don't sound too tired...
April 27th 07 07:02 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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RICO VACS variometer - FREE TO CLUB by James D'Andrea
I upgraded the panel on my LS3-17 last year, and now have a RICO VACS speed to fly vario sitting around that needs a new home. I would prefer that it go to a club, and ask that you pay $20 to cover shipping to anywhere in the USA. In operation, the vario makes a nice clicking sound in response to...
May 6th 07 04:44 PM
by James D'Andrea Go to last post
3 653
Barograph Blues by Steve Leonard
Sounds like a thread in the making. How about some of the best and biggest oops's. Or a few very near oops's. Here are a few. Barograph on the ground in a tent after the diamond goal /gold distance flight. Big rains that night. Barograph under water in the moring. Barograph was the old...
May 12th 07 03:57 AM
by Bob Whelan Go to last post
3 273
Instrument Services Needed by David Cherkus
Hi, I am looking for someone who services glider instruments. I need the following things done: - Compass refloated - Accelerometer rebuilt - RICO 2 seat variometer tested and calibrated If you or someone you know can do these things, please follow up here and/or send me contact info at
May 12th 07 12:30 PM
by Bruce Go to last post
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DG 808S by [email protected]
Has anyone had much experience with a DG808S Competition? It is unusual to see one even entered in a contest.
June 22nd 07 01:37 PM
by Mal[_4_] Go to last post
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