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Fun Cobra trailer conversions? by [email protected]
During the Nephi OLC event, we set up chairs inside the open Cobra trailer. It was very comfortable to sit underneath the opened canopy, protected from the burning sun. Someone mentioned that pilots have converted their trailers in numerous ways. For example, one report told of cots and tables and...
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July 20th 17 08:58 PM
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ASG 29 organ pipe like noise above 83 knots by Tony Gaechter
I recently bought a used ASG 29 and get a loud noise like an organ pipe above 83 knots. Can anyone suggest a cause and cure. The noise is very loud and distracting.
July 20th 17 07:18 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Flap performance by Just Me[_2_]
I'm considering purchasing a Ventus B. I'm aware of the "stability" issues, although some the extent of the stability issue seems to vary from plane to plane and pilot to pilot. I've talked to some people who say its not a big deal, and others who say its problematic. It's hard for me to know...
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July 20th 17 04:20 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Sinus Verses Sundancer by Steve
What are the pros and cons of the Sinus compared to the Sundancer/Lambada? I'm more interested in the soaring side of things and like something light on the controls. Also what are the advantages of the newer model of Sundancer compared to the older Lambada and is it worth the extra $ ?
July 20th 17 02:29 PM
by Eric Greenwell[_4_] Go to last post
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CNN Article/Paris Airshow Video with Glider by [email protected]
The CNN web page has an article titled "Can this jet topple a US military icon?" It about the Embraer KC-390 as a possible replacement for the C130. Interestingly, the are no pictures of the jet in the article. Anyway, the video at the top of the article (this changes every time you click on the...
July 20th 17 01:14 PM
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World Wide Turnpoint Exchange down? by Matt Herron Jr.
My saved link for this site now returns a "forbidden" page for an apache server. Any ideas?
July 19th 17 06:40 PM
by John Leibacher Go to last post
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Nephi 2018 Hosting Combined Sports Class Nats and Regionals - ComeFly With Us! by [email protected][_2_]
We had a wonderful week+ of fun flying mixed with racing at the 2017 Nephi OLC Games. Thanks to all the pilots that attended. Nephi has been chosen to host the 2018 Sports Class Nationals. We are again honored to host a Nationals in Utah. We will also host a regional sports class contest...
July 19th 17 06:28 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Looking to buy a wing rigger. by Marcin S
Let me know if you have one for sale. Thanks, Marcin
July 19th 17 02:13 PM
by Sean Fidler Go to last post
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http://wingsandwheels.com/class/uploads/947860385727mm7%20-%20Copy.JPG Super nice ASW27B NDH reduced price to $76,500.
July 18th 17 11:45 PM
by Sean Franke Go to last post
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ASW 27B http://wingsandwheels.com/class/uploads/947860385727mm7%20-%20Copy.JPGprice reduced to $76,500.
July 18th 17 08:26 PM
by Ken Go to last post
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109B import from Germany - FAA hassle? by Klaus Oestreich
Hi all, I have fund a nice 109B in Germany. Just wondering about the FAA hassle to get it registered....... Also it has a Grob engine.......talk with Grob in Germany about there engine. Looks like not many parts left. The engine has about 180hrs left. What are you guys thinking ? Thanks Klaus
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July 18th 17 07:21 PM
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ASW-27B 2 POPPA for sale by [email protected]
On Monday, April 17, 2017 at 10:36:12 AM UTC-4, wrote: On behalf of Penn Smith; 2 POPPA price reduced to $85,500. See Wings & Wheels ad: http://wingsandwheels.com/class/classified.php?id=1987 Today's your lucky day. 2P now priced at $79,500.
July 18th 17 06:27 PM
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New US 1000 km triangle record? by Sean Fidler
https://www.onlinecontest.org/olc-2.0/gliding/flightinfo.html?dsId=5947239 Just heard a rumor. If so congrats!
July 18th 17 01:36 PM
by Dan Daly[_2_] Go to last post
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Butterfly vario and remote control on the stick by [email protected]
Hi, Can it be done? Has anyone done it? S
July 17th 17 07:04 PM
by JS Go to last post
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Final Day (12) 13.5 WGC US Pilots by [email protected]
2 Hour area task with Storms moving through the area for Francois and Tony: http://wgc2017.hu/sites/default/files/task12b.pdf Track them on 2 sites: http://live.glidernet.org/#c=46.32105,20.34176&z=9&s=1 http://glidertracker.de/#tsk=http://www.prosoar.de/tasks/2p935zopdp1/temp/646546/xcsoar
July 16th 17 03:06 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Schempp-Hirth Font Face by [email protected]
Could someone provide me with the name of the font face used by Schempp on model names below the canopy and in their marketing materials? TIA 2c
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July 16th 17 10:10 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Configuring PF Logger by kinsell
Hi Dave, Look at page 9 of this document: https://www.cumulus-soaring.com/flarm/PowerFLARM-Tips.pdf In the PF config file, Remde has a line: $PFLAC, S, Pilot, Remde
July 16th 17 02:55 AM
by kinsell Go to last post
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Long engine-off cross-country flights in a XImango Motor glider by [email protected]
Some vids of recent flights out of Bermuda Dunes flying a Ximango TMG. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iQv1C1CJQPU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sYYH8ASpQyE&t=7s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rAUHh9T8mWs&t=5s
July 15th 17 09:57 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Stobe LED Flarm flasher for Ventus glider by [email protected]
I fly in the French Alps where there is heavy glider traffic and Flarm is mandatory. Having Flarm is a great help and has proven very useful. But the traffic can be very congested and at times multiple threatening targets do happen and it is not always easy to see which one is the most...
July 15th 17 03:19 AM
by son_of_flubber Go to last post
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AOPA Pilot magazine article on FAI SGP USA by Sean Fidler
The article is written by Charles Peterson (his second in the magazine I believe) and resides within in the latest August 2017 issue of AOPA Pilot. This issue not online yet (still July) within th website but the magazine is starting to ship. The article features Rich Owen and tells the tale of...
July 14th 17 08:01 PM
by Sean Fidler Go to last post
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