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Duster plans wanted by Leon McAtee
I'd like to buy a set of plans for a Duster BJ-1b. These need not be original and can be a copy as they will not be used to build a glider, only for documentation for an existing Duster that came with no plans. ========================= Leon McAtee [email protected] dot net N 7852R Original...
June 3rd 04 01:24 AM
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Soaring Brochures- Samples Wanted by LarSwan
Does your soaring organization have a brochure that you use to promote membership or soaring? The SSA Growth Committee would like to see a sample of it! We are gathering them to create a "model" for any organization to use to grow soaring. Send copies via snailmail to: SSA PO Box 2100 Hobbs, NM...
June 2nd 04 11:31 PM
by mrw Go to last post
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Yellow, Yellow by Fil330
Hi to all, Everything is yellow : http://www.airliners.net/open.file/258138/M/ -- Fil330
June 2nd 04 11:07 PM
by Nyal Williams Go to last post
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Scottish Gliding Union 70th Anniversary Celebrations Saturday 10th July & Sunday 11th July 2004 by bob jones
Scottish Gliding Union 70th Anniversary Celebrations Saturday 10th July & Sunday 11th July 2004 The inaugural meeting of the Scottish Gliding Union took place in Glasgow on Saturday 7th July 1934, and various events have been planned by the Board to mark the 70th anniversary of our founding. An...
June 2nd 04 10:40 PM
by bob jones Go to last post
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LS-6a Landing Gear Problem by Michael Higgins
My LS-6 gear collapsed and now will not lock down or up. Has any other LS-6 drivers had this happen? What's the fix? I had the glider on the trailer cradle for assembly and lowered the gear. I think the cradle was a little too low and the gear contacted the ground prior to the mechanism locking...
June 2nd 04 09:59 PM
by Chip Bearden Go to last post
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Ranking List by Spreckley
Sorry for the error in the previous message The IGC Ranking list address should be http://rankings.fai.org/gliding
June 2nd 04 03:13 PM
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Ranking List by Spreckley
The IGC Ranking list is now being updated with results from all the early season Gliding competitions. To see the latest results go to http://rankings.fai.org/gliding/index php The home page now contains a list of all the sanctioned competitions now taking place and a link to their web sites.
June 2nd 04 03:02 PM
by Spreckley Go to last post
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U.S. Team - Club Class Day Reports Online by John Seaborn
U.S. Team - Club Class Day Reports Online United States Club Class Team Captain Susan MacAllister has begun publishing Day Reports from Norway. The 3rd Club Class World Gliding Championships will be under way from June 13 to the 25th in Elverum/Starmoen Norway. Located at 60 degrees north...
June 2nd 04 01:45 PM
by John Seaborn Go to last post
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GPS Visualizer now features very-hi-res U.S. city maps by Adam Schneider
Hi all, If you didn't already know, TerraServer (terraserver-usa.com) has recently made available some 2002 very-high-resolution (as high as 0.25m/pixel!) color aerial photography for 36 urban areas in the U.S. The reason I'm bothering to announce this is that GPS Visualizer...
June 2nd 04 04:02 AM
by Adam Schneider Go to last post
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Inside a Compaq 1530 PDA: What's Broken? by Chip Bearden
I've seen it three times this year. There's a problem with the old, faithful 1530. In the process, you take the battery out, then put it back in. Maybe you're replacing the battery (at great cost). Or maybe just resetting the device to start over again. Now it doesn't work. Or doesn't work...
June 1st 04 11:36 PM
by Andy Durbin Go to last post
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Retrofit ASW-19 CG hook? by F.L. Whiteley
If an ASW-19 were supplied originally with only a nose hook, how difficult to add a CG hook? TIA, Frank Whiteley Colorado
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June 1st 04 11:25 PM
by Andy Durbin Go to last post
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GPS Hand Held for Badges by Papa3
It boggles the mind how the beaurocratic mind works. I sent a long email to one of the "powers that be" a while back (a name well known on this Usegroup) who didn't even have the courtesy to respond. I suggested that for all badge flights and for records below national or world level, ...
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June 1st 04 09:12 PM
by Robert Ehrlich Go to last post
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Commercial - StrePla Competitive Upgrade by Paul Remde
Hi, I'm sorry about this being the 3rd commercial post I've done in the last day or so. I tend to do them in spurts... I promise to slow down after this one. Being a US dealer for StrePla and pocket*StrePla and a member of Team StrePla I have found that many customers are impressed with the...
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June 1st 04 07:48 PM
by Robert Ehrlich Go to last post
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Say Goodbye Lennie by Jeff Dorwart
Lennie, It always saddens me that one of the very few glider pilots chooses to leave the sport. I have been flying gliders since 1975 and have seen many depart for a myriad of reasons. Health, economics, just tired of it, etc, etc. I have personally witnessed a few dings, scrapes and outright...
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June 1st 04 07:33 PM
by Robert Ehrlich Go to last post
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Proxalert R5 Proximity alerter by Andrew
Bhelman is ridiculous ... When Avcon said in their April 2004 issue surecheck is 'slightly better' than the Monroy Surecheck found useful to report this statement on their website. When the same Aviation Consumer says in their June 2004 that the Proxalert R5 is the EASY WINNER over surecheck,...
June 1st 04 03:14 PM
by Andrew Go to last post
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Manual for RICO VAS by John Galloway
I am looking for a manual or a copy of a manual or a contact to get a manual for this variometer. Failing that can anyone tell me the set up procedures for Netto zeroing (the vario zero is easy to figure out) and setting the wet and dry speed to fly pots? This is the model with pneumatic probe...
June 1st 04 11:30 AM
by John Galloway Go to last post
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Weak link for PW-5 by Nyal Williams
ThePOH calls for a maximum strength of the weak link to be 700 daN. Does anyone know what that is in pounds?
June 1st 04 08:46 AM
by Bruce Hoult Go to last post
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Antares electric self-launcher in this months Soaring by Stewart Kissel
Interesting article on this ship. Anyone know how much these cost? Possibly over $200k here in the US?
June 1st 04 02:14 AM
by cernauta Go to last post
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Watch out the brits are coming by NigelPocock
Last weekend the British Club Class team flew a 720km flight. In standard Cirruses! In the UK!!! Look out for then in the worlds next month Nigel
June 1st 04 02:13 AM
by G.Kurek Go to last post
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Cambridge 302 -or- Borgelt B50 plus data logger by Romeo Delta
I am soliciting opinions on which is the best way to go: 1. Cambridge Aero 302 -or- 2. Borgelt B50 system combined with a data logger: a. CAI 302A b. Colibri c. Volkslogger
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May 30th 04 09:50 AM
by Mike Borgelt Go to last post
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