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Dg400 rigging tips by [email protected]
Guys, I'm a new DG400 owner, and was wondering if there are any tips or suggestions that others have learned to help rigging. My ship came with an electric self rigger with remote, and the first time I used it I got the wings on with little problem. Today was a different story, not only did it take...
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March 4th 18 03:59 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Stress/Anxiety Driven Accidents by Soarin Again[_2_]
https://www.dropbox.com/s/vjsws679vxr7g69/Stress-Anxiety%20Driven%20Accidents.docx?dl=0 above is a Drop box link to this article for easier reading ...
March 3rd 18 11:50 PM
by Bruce Hoult Go to last post
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One Man Rigger for sale (available SSA convention) by Gordon Boettger
Selling One Man Rigger (used) for Duo Discus. Can be used for various two place sailplanes. Available for pickup in Minden or SSA convention on Saturday. $600. Email gordonboettger at gmail (dot) com
March 3rd 18 05:20 AM
by Gordon Boettger Go to last post
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Ridge Season by Linwood Stevenson
Kevin Anderson flew his DG400 out of Knoxville, TN today to start the 2018 ridge season in this area. He made a nice 500km+ flight from Knoxville to Bluefield, WV and return. Appears to be the only US flight on OLC today, but is #1 on the Worldwide OLC! Congrats to Kevin on a great...
March 3rd 18 04:07 AM
by Linwood Stevenson Go to last post
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For Sale: Cobra electric rigger by JS[_5_]
http://glidersource.com/cgi-bin/post.cgi?id=1218 Yes, it's heavier than the IMI, but it's cheaper too. 2000 Cobra rigger, electric version with wing saddle for Duo Discus. $750, available either in Tehachapi, CA or at the SSA convention in Reno. Should work for other two-seaters with similar wing...
March 3rd 18 03:19 AM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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Condor2, inbound on final glide! by sisu1a
https://www.facebook.com/CondorSim/ Condor2 is finally here/around the corner. The new site is up, the old forum imported to the new one, and the store is up (buy links not active yet but prices are there) http://www.condorsoaring.com/order/?cn-reloaded=1# http://www.condorsoaring.com/forums/...
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March 2nd 18 11:12 PM
by sisu1a Go to last post
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New 500km World Record pending by Duster[_2_]
A possible new world record was flown Feb 16, 2018! Keith Essex - 500 km, 15 m glider, 255 kph, Omarama. Subject to verification. Congrats
March 2nd 18 12:21 PM
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March 2nd 18 09:47 AM
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Reno by [email protected]
Is a JS3 on display?
March 2nd 18 01:32 AM
by Dan Daly[_2_] Go to last post
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Dittel FSG 50 Radio problems ... by Paul Hodgetts
Could anyone help me out with an electronic copy of the schematic diagram for this radio please? Problem is suspected to be relay-related? Any advice appreciated. Paul Hodgetts
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March 2nd 18 12:06 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Radios for sale: Becker AR4201 and Vertex Standard VXA-710 (handheld) by [email protected]
Becker AR4201 230 US-$ excl. shipping VHF Transceiver, radio for aircraft use 25 kHz channel spacing 760 channels, 118.000 to 136.975 MHz Output 5 W Supply Voltage: 12,4 – 15,1 V Dimensions 60,6 x 60,6 x 192 mm Made for 57 mm cutout
March 1st 18 06:30 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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SSA Convention at Reno, FEB 28-MAR 3, 2018 by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas
The SOARING SAFETY FOUNDATION (SSF) invites you to participate in our training and safety presentations during the Soaring Society of America Convention at the Reno Convention Center, next to the Atlantis Hotel, February 28 through March 3, 2018. The Soaring Safety Foundation (SSF) Seminar...
March 1st 18 03:55 PM
by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas Go to last post
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Tug Pilot required at SGC by Colin Hamilton[_3_]
In case you miss it in the adverts Hi All Seasonal tug pilot required for 2019 season at Scottish Gliding Centre. Accommodation and living expenses offered. Start early April until late September Minimum 100hrs P1 and tailwheel differences training. email me at...
March 1st 18 09:07 AM
by Gav Goudie[_2_] Go to last post
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Pawnee Brake Calipers by [email protected]
Anyone know where to get new calipers for a Piper Pawnee PA-25 235 at a reasonable price? Local FBO quoted $1,200 each. Looking for a more reasonable source. Thanks! Tim Hanke Adirondack Soaring
March 1st 18 05:14 AM
by Charles Longley 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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March 1st 18 12:30 AM
by AS Go to last post
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GPS anetenna location OK in baggage area of a fiblerglass glider? by Dirk_PW[_2_]
I'm doing a little housekeeping with instrument panel this winter with the intent to eventually install an ADS-B solution (whatever that may be). The panel is quite cluttered right now. I'm considering one option of moving the FLARM GPS antenna (and eventually a ADS-B GPS antenna) back behind my...
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February 28th 18 03:29 PM
by OHM Ω http://aviation.derosaweb.net Go to last post
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Hannes Linke by Michael Opitz
Just got sad news from Ralph Kolstad that Hannes Linke passed away in his sleep on 10/26. He did a lot for soaring in the USA. RIP.....
February 28th 18 10:14 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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New LXNAV Wi-Fi Module by Paul Remde
Hi, I'm very excited about a new product from LXNAV. The LXNAV Wi-Fi Module can be used to connect to the internet through a wireless network such as a smart phone that can act as a "Personal Hotspot". It offers many powerful features - such as the ability to e-mail your flight log to your...
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February 28th 18 04:34 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Traffic Awareness and Collision Avoidance Talks at the SSA Convention by Darryl Ramm
I know folks can't get enough of Traffic Awareness and Collision Avoidance and ADS-B information :-) At the SSA Convention next week John Roper marketing manager from Trig is going to be talking about ADS-B and especially the Trig TN72 low-cost ADS-B/TABS GPS source that there has been a lot of...
February 28th 18 12:49 AM
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Self-Launch ground instruction at the convention?? by [email protected]
a ground instruction class on self launch procedures and operations to be held during the convention might benefit a few pilots. I know it's a bit late.... Maybe it's too dependent on self-launch type?
February 27th 18 10:34 PM
by Dave Nadler Go to last post
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