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Groupflights: Recent personal records set in your club/group andrecent/all-time flightstop flights by Bret Hess
Groupflights, a new Python program, now updates club/group web pages to show recent personal flight distance and speed improvements, recent top flights and all-time top flights. Updated daily from WeGlide, OnLineContest, and SkyLines. You can see a working example at...
June 11th 21 04:50 PM
by Bret Hess Go to last post
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Flarm Fusion not displaying WiFi or BlueTooth by Guy Acheson[_2_]
New Flarm Fusion. Installed by a professional with two antennas. Box is inside my panel. I configured it using USB memory stick and that worked well. Tried to connect with my Android phone and can't see the Fusion on my WiFi or BlueTooth search pages. Why?
June 11th 21 03:45 AM
by Robert S Go to last post
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Black Magic? by Bob W.
https://www.americanthinker.com/blog/2021/06/the_dangers_of_digital_doggy_doors.html The link touches upon an aspect of "digital code complexity" you-n-I have ruefully chuckled about "for a long time now" - specifically, "How can Joe Sixpack-User actually KNOW (what's really going on 'down in...
June 10th 21 08:02 PM
by Semantics Michael Go to last post
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X-change Dittel for Becker by Phoenix
I currently have a Dittel mounted at the bottom of the stack. I would like to replace it with a Becker. Is there an "adaptor" to change the mounting hole from the square Dittel to the round Becker?
June 10th 21 07:54 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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LXNAV V7/S7 shutting off. by Sean E
Has anyone experience their LXNAV V7/S7 shutting off? My LXNAV V7/S7 occasionally shuts off at the beginning of the flight. I will power it back up, and sometimes it will stay on for awhile, then it will shut off again, but only at the beginning of the flight. It is currently on it's way back to...
June 10th 21 02:20 AM
by Sean E Go to last post
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Fatal Glider Crash in Wurtsboro, New York by Waveguru
Can anybody give us any more information on this crash? Minor damage, but the pilot died? A private Schweizer SGS 1-35, glider, registration N2878H, impacted the terrain shortly after tow release at Wurtsboro-Sullivan County Airport (N82), Wurtsboro, New York. The glider sustained minor damage...
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June 10th 21 02:02 AM
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Soliciting Applications for the 2021 Wally and Muriel Leland Mentorship by Semantics Michael
Request for Proposals: Second annual 2021 Wally and Muriel Leland Mentorship awards Purpose: Provide advanced training of female glider-certificated pilots in cross country, aerobatics and/or competition flying. Award: Single or multiple awards of up to $2,000 (or $6,000 if matching goal...
June 10th 21 12:12 AM
by Semantics Michael Go to last post
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US: 15M/Open Class Writeups? by Papa3[_2_]
Looks like there's been some amazing flying at the Nationals, but not a peep that I can find anywhere in terms of reporting. I tried the usual SSA Results page, the SSA Homepage, Facebook searches, the Minden Website. Nada. P3
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June 9th 21 05:54 PM
by AS Go to last post
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New SkySight Route Color meanings by G M
I noticed that SkySight has changed its Route Forecast Section and gives auto suggested routes but with different color schemes: red, green and yellow (or close enough). Does anyone know what these color codes represents, suggested distance for difference sailplane classes perhaps? I searched and...
June 9th 21 04:00 PM
by Dan Daly[_2_] Go to last post
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Difference between Ventuis 2 cx and Ventus 2cxR by Chris Runeckles
I see there is a Ventus 2 cxR for sale in the Segelflug.De I own a Ventus 2 CXa (small fuselage) and a Ventus 2 Cx,(Standard fuselage) but can find no reference to a V2CxR in any of the Schempp Hirth literature. can any one shed any light on what the "R" stands for please ? Chris Runeckles
June 9th 21 02:42 PM
by andy l Go to last post
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FlarmLED+ update cable by lrbj
Dear All, Does anybody have the pin-out for an update cable to be able to do a firmware update of FlarmLED+? I've search LX Nav site and manual + doen some gooling, no luck ..:( Thanks in advance! /Lars
June 8th 21 09:07 PM
by lrbj Go to last post
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My September 2017 visit to GP Gliders by [email protected]
My September 2017 visit to GP Gliders: Poland is a beautiful country, especially in early September. The purpose of this trip was to meet CEO Jerzy Peszke and tour the GP Gliders facility. The operation recently moved to Korczyna (2.5 miles NW of Krosno). The original airport building was too...
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June 8th 21 12:28 PM
by kinsell Go to last post
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Handicap list by Sam Giltner[_2_]
Where on the SSA web site can the handicap list be found?
June 8th 21 01:59 AM
by Michael Bamberg Go to last post
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Pegase C101 spare parts source? by Edi Perfecto
Hello all, anyone knows about Pegase (Centrair produced) glider spare parts source recently? I am looking for spare cover for control inspection hole on fuselage top. Or if anyone has this part from broken glider I would buy it. Another idea is to have replacement in form of air extrator cover for...
June 7th 21 09:04 PM
by Edi Perfecto Go to last post
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SSA Sailplane Tracker by Dan Marotta
I've been looking for a friend on the SSA Sailplane Tracker but there are no flights currently shown for Moriarty, NM.* A quick look at Flightaware 0E0 clearly shows him south bound out of Moriarty.* What's up? -- Dan 5J
June 7th 21 05:01 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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Pegase question by [email protected]
My glider used to have a panel behind the spars which meant nothing could fall into the fuselage and foul the aileron & air brake connections. We have no idea when it was lost, but it's not there now. We want to make a replacement, but the easiest and IMHO best way to fix it safely is using the...
June 7th 21 02:05 PM
by Edi Perfecto Go to last post
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Re-registering Spot device with glideport.aero by Three Uniform
Anybody recent experience with registering a Spot GPS tracker with glideport.aero (SSA tracker) ? I had a Spot Tracker running on glideport.aero in the past with no problem. I re-instated my Spot account this season (with a flex plan) In the past the Shared Spot Map page had a format...
June 7th 21 04:31 AM
by kiwiindenver Go to last post
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IMI Self-Rigger Wheels by AS
Hi all, I have a set of two (2) unused, brand new pneumatic wheels for an IMI self-rigger for sale. They are the size 4.00 - 4 and fit the standard IMI axle. If your self-rigger needs a little extra height, this is the easiest way of accomplishing that. I had the opposite issue and needed less...
June 7th 21 02:48 AM
by AS Go to last post
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Pulse Ox meters may not be accurate for people of color by 2G
Because they are based on the transmission of two wavelengths of visible light, dark skinned pilots may get an incorrect oxygen saturation level: https://www.mobihealthnews.com/news/fda-warns-pulse-oximeters-less-accurate-people-darker-skin This has obvious implications for high altitude flight,...
June 7th 21 02:38 AM
by 2G Go to last post
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F.S. Items removed during panel upgrade by steve smith
I recently put in a new instrument panel and I have a few items left over for sale. All items are Best Offer. Please email w/ reasonable offers to: jlp-scs 'at' pacbell.net. I won't check back here to see offers or comments in a timely fashion. 1. Flightline FL-760 radio 2. V7 Variometer 3....
June 7th 21 12:15 AM
by steve smith Go to last post
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