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LXNAV 8000 OAT Incorrect by Deming Gray
Hello everyone, this is my first post. I am new to soaring and have acquired a glider with an LXNAV 8000 already installed. I noticed yesterday that the outside temperature (OAT) is incorrect by about 20 degrees F. I placed the probe in a bath of ice water and it read 50 degrees F and responded...
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Yesterday 08:33 PM
by Bob Whelan[_3_] Go to last post
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Are air filters necessary on Pitot, static or TE lines? by Pete[_9_]
Hey all, I have noticed some gliders have what look like small fuel filters spliced into the tubing prior to avionics. I imagine this is a safeguard to dust, etc entering the avionics. Seems to make sense eventually what's outside is going to get inside.... However, is this necessary? I see a lot...
Yesterday 08:01 PM
by Scott Williams Go to last post
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New Concept for Sailplane "racing" by Steve Leonard[_2_]
https://www.fai.org/news/new-contest-concept-sailplanes-electric-power?fbclid=IwAR1mW0o-A_Of5VwgpQ-dImjBxJcnwfARnhF0ErFSWfolyhLble-enOfPP9U Camera on, drops newspaper on porch and runs.... Steve Leonard
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Yesterday 07:49 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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LXNav screens (LX9000, LX9070, etc) and polarised sunglasses by [email protected]
Good evening all, Has anyone experienced any problems with polarised sunglasses and LXNav PNA's? If so, could you kindly advise: - The model number - The installed orientation, and - What plane was the screen polarised in, horizontal or vertical? Many thanks! CJ
Yesterday 06:09 PM
by Richard Pfiffner[_2_] Go to last post
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Smart Phone Software by John Foster
What have you guys found to be the best "flight computer" app for a smart phone or tablet? Ive tried using iGlide for the iPhone (basic version), but it doesn't seem to have the functionality of a true flight computer where you can input a task, turn points, etc. Do I just need to upgrade to the...
Yesterday 05:20 PM
by jfitch Go to last post
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Dead ZAON PCAS MRX by Evan Dosik
My PCAS MRX went TU a few weeks ago. Since ZAON has been out of business since mid 2013, does anyone have a resource for getting it repaired? Thanks, Evan, LS1-f
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Yesterday 04:26 PM
by Ron Gleason Go to last post
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It's winter .... by AS
..... and contrary to some other recent video suggestions, this one is actually soaring related! :-) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mrnis7-hvJE Uli 'AS'
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Yesterday 04:16 PM
by Martin Gregorie[_6_] Go to last post
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SSA Competition Rules Committee Meeting Minutes Now Available by Andy Blackburn[_3_]
Minutes from the SSA Competition Rules Committee Meeting are now posted on the SSA website: https://www.ssa.org/files/member/2018%20RC%20Meeting%20Minutes%20-%20Final%2012-07-18.pdf There are many detailed items in the minutes. For clarity of communication, the introduction to the most...
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Yesterday 02:14 PM
by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_] Go to last post
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For sale by [email protected]
Cambridge 302. The gps engine has NOT been replaced, so it does not function as a logger. I also have a LXNAV Nano (the original one without the display). Both devices work great except for the 302 logging function. I'll part with 302 for $350 and the Nano for $300 or both for $600 ground shipping...
December 11th 18 07:56 PM
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Oudie 2's needed by [email protected]
The Soaring Club of Houston is starting a Soaring Development & Coaching program next month and we are outfitting 2 of the club 2 seaters with Oudie 2's for coaching. Please let me know if you have one (or more) that you would be willing to sell or graciously donate. Thanks, Tony Smolder SCOH...
December 11th 18 04:29 PM
by MNLou Go to last post
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schweizer135 canopy by Morris Carter[_2_]
need complete canopy with frame, frame only, or plexiglass only.
December 11th 18 05:20 AM
by Scott Calvert[_4_] Go to last post
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ASW 15 and Libelle for sale - in bad shape by [email protected]
Recently, the Greater Houston Soaring Association has been donated an ASW 15 and a Libelle. Both are in *bad* shape. The ASW 15 was flooded in Houston during hurricane Harvey. The Libelle was left out in the elements for many years. Just putting this out there in case someone needs one of these...
December 11th 18 04:28 AM
by Bob Herman Go to last post
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standard cirrus with a g-88 release by Scott Williams
does anyone have a cg equipped standard cirrus with a g-88 release instead of the original S-72?
December 11th 18 02:40 AM
by Scott Williams Go to last post
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For Sale Mercedes RV @ Seminole Lake Gliderport by [email protected]
2014 WINNEBAGO VIA 25P Original Owners 56,000 MILES! regular maintenance every year Mercedes Benz 3-liter turbo diesel 15+ mpg highway!...
December 10th 18 10:16 PM
by Deming Gray Go to last post
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Class mobility by Pat Russell[_2_]
The 57th Australian Multiclass Nationals are underway in Narromine. They are running 4 classes: Open, 18m, 15m, and Std. All four classes are handicapped. The entry rules seem to be: a) You can enter Open Class if your wingspan is at least 18 meters. b) You can enter 18m Class only if you...
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December 10th 18 01:34 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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CFI-G by Joe Rizzo
Hi folks. Passed my Commercial Glider check ride today. I'm currently a CFI-A. Do I need to take a written test before taking the CFI-G checkride? Joe
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December 9th 18 03:11 PM
by Joe Rizzo Go to last post
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Chicago Seminar with the Perlan Project - Feb 23 by OHM Ω http://aviation.derosaweb.net
The ChicagoLand Glider Council (CLGC) is hosting their 9th Mid-America Soaring and Safety Seminar on Saturday, February 23rd, 2019 from 8AM to 5PM in the impressive Seigle Auditorium in the Business Conference Center of the Elgin Community College located northwest of Chicago. The Seminar will be...
December 8th 18 06:31 AM
by OHM Ω http://aviation.derosaweb.net Go to last post
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Racing tasks today at Narromine by JS[_5_]
Australian Multiclass Nationals. Standard /15 m has started. 18m / Open launching. Tracking: http://gtracklive.com/event.php?eventID=44 Scoring: https://www.soaringspot.com/en_gb/57th-australian-multiclass-national-championships-narromine-2018/results Jim
December 7th 18 10:07 PM
by Darryl Ramm Go to last post
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Parachute by ASM
I have National 425 parachute available for sale. DOM 2005. $1250.00. It has sheep skin on the back for added comfort. Anyone who is interested please send me an email jacek underscore kobiesa at q dot com
December 7th 18 08:52 PM
by ASM Go to last post
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Looking for a Schweizer ballast box by [email protected]
Our club bought a 1-26 and it came without the ballast arrangement for lightweight pilots. So we are looking for such, at least the box that holds the ballast (we have the "brick" itself available in our 2-33, presumably the same). Anybody got that part sitting around from a wrecked 1-26 or 2-33?
December 7th 18 06:00 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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