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Soaring at Boberg Hamburg Germany??? by HoUdino
I will be spending two months in Hamburg this summer near the Boberg clubs. Anyone on rec.soaring fly at that location? What's the recommended way to get involved for a USA licensed glider pilot? Lars Tuohino
March 3rd 19 06:29 PM
by HoUdino Go to last post
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2019 GTA season, join us by [email protected]
The 2019 GTA schedule has been posted. If you can make it to Georgia, Tennessee or Alabama anytime in the spring, summer or fall please feel welcome to join us. https://gta-racing.info/current-year-rules-and-schedule/ Chris
March 3rd 19 03:15 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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2019 SSA handicap list by Tom (TK)
Has the 2019 SSA handicap list been approved/released yet?
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March 2nd 19 05:22 PM
by Tony[_5_] Go to last post
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high tow vs low tow by Steve Koerner
As a US pilot, I've flown low tow a few times but mostly just high tow as that is the convention here. I'm wondering what all of the trade-offs are by the two methods? Might it be time to reconsider this? As pointed out on another thread, low tow would seem to be safer against the problem of...
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March 1st 19 09:11 PM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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OUDIE 1 OR OUDIE 2? by James Hamilton[_2_]
I have a Naviter Oudie that came with a used glider I bought 2 years ago. I've had nothing but trouble with the unit even though I keep the firmware (software?) updated with the Oudie Updater (now version 9.02.001). Recently it occurred to me that the unit I have may not be an Oudie 2. I...
March 1st 19 01:46 PM
by krasw Go to last post
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Cambridge 302 question by Mark Olinger
Had my ship refinished and the 302 has had issues since. Replaced the temp probe due to damage and have flown it one time since. For the first 10 minutes the needle was at zero, later moving and matching the LX S100 data for the most part. I have it paired with a ClearNav and at one point the...
February 28th 19 06:52 PM
by Mark Olinger Go to last post
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Scotchgarding slightly weathered wingcovers by Retting
I have the lower cost Chinese wing covers and after 3 days of drizzle they appeared to be somewhat internally saturated, sticking to wing. Not sure how much if any water is getting thru as everything is damp. When the sun finally appeared, the covers seemed to dry fast enough. With all of that I...
February 28th 19 05:09 PM
by john firth Go to last post
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Discus for sale? by tienshanman
Does anyone know of a Discus that might be for sale?
February 28th 19 04:50 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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New - Libelle for Condor 2 by Paul Remde
New Glasflügel Libelle H-201B Add-On Sailplane for Condor 2 Please buy from Cumulus Soaring, Inc. http://cumulus-soaring.com/condor2.htm#Condor2-Libelle Video: https://youtu.be/UDSWeDDbphU Many consider the Glasflügel Libelle to be the most beautiful sailplane ever made. It is also lovely to...
February 28th 19 02:35 AM
by Paul Remde Go to last post
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Glider Checkride Examiner will travel to YOU by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas
Almost ready to take your Practical Test ("checkride") for your Private or Commercial glider pilot license? Ready to become a Glider Flight Instructor? Burt, your Traveling FAA Glider License Checkride Examiner (DPE) will be on the road (mostly airline actually) starting this spring to New...
February 28th 19 02:28 AM
by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas Go to last post
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Strobe light on glider by Jonathan St. Cloud
A while ago several people remarked that Schleicher gliders offer a strobe was an option. Below is an URL to a youtube video of such strobe. Typically the strobe is coupled with an unit from LxNav that allow the strobe to be on, only flash with Flarm warning, or...
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February 27th 19 10:16 PM
by john firth Go to last post
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Dittel radio servicing by David Sherrill
Any recommendations for getting a Dittel FSG 71M serviced? Mine has a sticker on the side that reads "Replace Memory Battery 2005". The radio is working perfectly, but I want to get that battery out before it starts leaking. I have found owners manuals and schematics on the web, but nothing...
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February 26th 19 10:22 PM
by Retting Go to last post
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Battery Cages For Layers & Broilers - Vijay Raj Poultry by Vijayraj India
Vijay Raj Battery Cages are developed indigenously which are suitable for open & closed house system. Battery Cages for Broilers & Layers are manufactured with auto feeding system, auto manure removal system, & auto egg collection. These are designed according to the farm environment so they are...
February 26th 19 11:35 AM
by Vijayraj India Go to last post
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Mountain High EDS system wanted by Valentin Mayamsin
Mountain High EDS system wanted for a single-seater. -Val
February 26th 19 02:22 AM
by Glidergeek Go to last post
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Tost tow bar mount for al-19 by Waveguru
Where can we find a Tost tow bar mount design and equipment for an L-19? Boggs
February 25th 19 03:21 PM
by Waveguru Go to last post
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GPS change coming on April 6 by Soartech
Just saw this: Subject: GPS Frequency standards.. Week Zero alert. Date: Thu, 7 Feb 2019 18:39:05 -0000 From: Mark GM4ISM For those of us reliant on GPS based frequency standards and location systems, there is an upcoming event that may upset some GPS engines.
February 25th 19 08:03 AM
by kinsell Go to last post
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We all talk about "oh poop planning" usually relating to near theground....another view... by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot)
Keep in mind, among the worst sailplanes are 20:1 or higher. Best jets.....I have no clue, guess high single numbers? What about a current fighter jet?!?! Here is a nice discussion from AOPA (I am a glider pilot with some power time, but mostly joined for the lobbyist's for GA and the CFI-G...
February 24th 19 05:49 PM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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500+ KM OLC flight in Florida today by Nick Kennedy[_3_]
Dave Springford had what looks to me, as a very nice, for 2-22-19, soaring flight in Florida today. 500 Km OLC Looks like a lot more fun than snowblowing my driveway which is what I did today. Congratulations!
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February 24th 19 02:08 PM
by Charlie Papa[_2_] Go to last post
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Problem with Grob-103 by Elena Malanushenko
Interesting video with the testing of plane https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vel-qoc0UY4
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
February 24th 19 05:06 AM
by Scott Calvert[_4_] Go to last post
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FS: Softie Mini 1997 by Ross[_3_]
Sold. Thanks
February 23rd 19 08:46 PM
by Ross[_3_] Go to last post
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