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Flarm Config File Parser/Interpreter? by Papa3[_2_]
Has anyone built a utility that reads a config file and spits out a "readable" interpretation of the parameters and values? I'm sitting with the manual and my config file trying to make sure all of the values are what I expected based on what I thought I put into the configuration utility. I...
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April 17th 17 08:27 PM
by Brad Alston Go to last post
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Soaring the Andes by Maurits Hebels
Hi everyone, Next January (or the one after that) I would love to spend a few weeks gliding in Chile. I tried contacting Vitacura near Santiago, but they are not responding. Are there people here who have experience flying in that area? Thanks
April 17th 17 07:03 PM
by DMM Go to last post
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FS DG 300 Saratoga Springs, NY USA by [email protected]
Posting for a club member Asking $29,500 https://albany.craigslist.org/for/6088763435.html
April 17th 17 01:47 AM
by Charles Longley Go to last post
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Encourage Youth to Register for the SSA's US Junior Contest/Camp by [email protected]
The SSA's Youth/Junior Committee and Harris Hill Soaring Corp. are sponsoring and hosting the 2017 US Junior Camp/Contest. If your club has any youth pilot(s), ages 16-25, who are at least close to sitting for their PPG and/or have begun working towards their Silver Badge, please encourage them to...
April 16th 17 09:35 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Fixing gear on a Grob 103 by Charles Longley
My club is considering fixing the gear down on our 103. I know some other clubs have done this. Does anyone know how it was done and what paperwork was involved?
April 16th 17 06:34 AM
by Charles Longley Go to last post
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Site Survey opportunity. First come, first served. by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas
Just added invitations from clubs in New Mexico and Washington state to my itinerary for free Site Surveys this year.
April 15th 17 01:36 PM
by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas Go to last post
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Russia AC-4 Series by Discus 44
On Tuesday, October 6, 1998 at 12:00:00 AM UTC-7, William Hoadley wrote: Does anybody have experience with the Russia sailplanes AC-4 series of gliders? I was curious about how they might be for a pilot not interested in competition, just sport and badge flying. Any comments would be...
April 13th 17 02:20 AM
by son_of_flubber Go to last post
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Full-time CFIG, or tow-pilot, or A&P needed at Arizona Soaring Inc. by [email protected]
Hello All, We are looking for another full-time CFIG to add to our already great staff for teaching and glider ride duties. We also need a full-time tow-pilot. I would also like to hire an A&P. It could be one person that can do all three, or multiple people to fill these roles. Business is...
April 12th 17 06:46 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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What are your opinions on the Slingsby Skylark 4? by [email protected]
How did it stack up against the K6e, SHK, etc.? How are it's flying qualities? What's your thoughts? Thanks so much! -Nick
April 12th 17 10:22 AM
by Peter Whitehead Go to last post
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AirGlide/Butterfly Vario Setup by 2G
On Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 12:20:45 PM UTC-7, Fox Two wrote: Does anybody know how to input your glider's empty weight? I've found pilot weight and ballast weight, but not empty glider weight. Thanks, Chris There is no way to input the glider's empty weight, AFAIK. The weight is...
April 11th 17 11:05 PM
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Terra TPX 720 by GM
Hi all in US-glider land, would anyone have a copy of an installation or maintenance manual or wiring diagram for a Terra TPX 720 radio? I got a hold of an old unit which I would like to install on the panel of our winch. It used to be installed in a tow plane and it has two plugs on the bottom...
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April 10th 17 11:16 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Oleo strut for Blanik L23, L33, and L13 by [email protected]
Anybody out there with an L13 that is never going to fly again willing to part with an oleo strut? I don't care if it still holds pressure, I am looking for a used core I can rebuild. The Soaring Club of Houston has three aircraft that rely on this strut. I can rebuild them, but need more of...
April 10th 17 03:24 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Soaring Near Barcelona by GeneReinecke
Have a short trip to Barcelona next month. Might have a day to be a soaring tourist. Has anybody gone soaring at any of the glider airports nearby? If so, could you forward contacts, experience, etc. to my e mail: generein at AY Oh EL. thanks. Gene
April 9th 17 06:09 PM
by FG Go to last post
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WTB - LS4 or ASW-19 by John Culp
WTB, looking for LS4 or ASW-19 in good condition with decent trailer. I plan to be in Perry. John 828-714-4910
April 8th 17 12:45 PM
by John Culp Go to last post
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state tax question by Del Jensen
You guys are probably tired of these kinds of questions, but I have been searching the web and haven't found the answer to my situation. I recently purchased a glider in AZ, where I intend to keep it and fly it. I am a Utah resident, and the bill of sale and FAA registration so indicate. My...
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April 7th 17 06:40 PM
by JS Go to last post
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WTB - Electronic Scale by Roy B.
Anybody have - or know a good source for - a low profile electronic scale suitable for weighing a ballasted glider? Need up to 700 kg. Thanks ROY
April 7th 17 04:24 PM
by asw27bko[email protected] Go to last post
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Selling My Pipistrel Sinus by Dan Marotta
It's still for sale and I'm willing to deal, but you must hurry as I just received this reply/offer: Hello, Please, i am interested in this plane for the following reasons: I want to find somewhere that could be my home in the near future and I particularly like your country. I have my...
April 7th 17 04:03 AM
by 2G Go to last post
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Will circular runways ever take off? by [email protected]
I saw this story and it reminded me, has anyone ever tried landing on a curved flat road or something similar to a circular runway? I supposed the banked sides of this concept help. BBC story "Will circular runways ever take...
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April 6th 17 07:12 AM
by Bret Hess Go to last post
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Trig TN72 Antenna by Andrew Ainslie
Greetings all, Well, the TN72 is to be released shortly, and for those of us with Trig transponders this looks to be a great way to get ADS-B compliant. But... they recommend also buying a phenomenally expensive $300 plus antenna with it. Basically, it's this antenna...
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April 6th 17 04:21 AM
by JS Go to last post
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A contest-worthy tow plane by [email protected]
http://newatlas.com/siemens-airbus-electric-plane-world-record-glider/48806/ 76 seconds!
April 5th 17 07:46 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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