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Spray insulation for aluminum trailers by [email protected]
How does one go about having insulation installed inside an aluminum trailer? Are there specific spray-on materials that are commonly applied that auto repair/painting shops would know how to work with? Are there some specific materials one should avoid? Seems like the material needs to be...
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August 7th 18 09:30 PM
by Bret Hess Go to last post
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iGlide by John Foster
I just recently downloaded the "lite" version to play around with, and so far it is OK. However, I'm curious if some of the features I would like in it are just things that are in the higher level version like the "advanced" or "pro" version. For instance, when I look at the flight log, it...
August 7th 18 08:02 PM
by CWJr Go to last post
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Hosin 2018-2 pilots team flying with vastly different gliders ! by [email protected]
Check these 2 Czech pilots flying an EB 29R and the other a JS1C, with identical start and finish time. I can't compaere their traces. Did the long wing glider sacrifice to help the shorter wing glider ? Dan
August 7th 18 04:23 PM
by Jonathan St. Cloud Go to last post
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Call to HP14 owners by [email protected]
I am in the process of restoring an HP14 and have lots of questions, anyone out here on RAS who owns and flies one of these wonderfull Schreder classics? P.s. The one I am restoring flew in the 1969 marfa competition and even made a camio appearance in the movie "sun ship game" Dan
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August 7th 18 02:01 PM
by flgliderpilot[_2_] Go to last post
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US Standard Class Nationals — Day 6 by Retting
Sorry I’m late.....ate Italian at Mo’s with EA , PG and wife Pat, and crew Steve. Good food. A place where you BYOB. Great day today for most. Good vis, lift, clouds, bases. But to be on top one had to push on the stick. I forgot that part. A 3:30 TAT S, NW, SE, NW with a southerly wind 10-15....
August 7th 18 04:10 AM
by Retting Go to last post
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Cobra trailer lug bolts by Hartley Falbaum[_2_]
I am looking for information about the size of lug bolts used on Cobra trailers. Spindlebarger is currently closed until 10 August. The Cobra manual indicates some lug bolts are 14 mm, instead of the usual 12mm. It also indicates a 15" wheel is sometimes used instead of the usual 14" (or 13" on...
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August 7th 18 02:09 AM
by Hartley Falbaum[_2_] Go to last post
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Emailing contest flight log to scorer by [email protected]
From the cockpit, I want to transfer my flight log to my phone and email it to the contest scorer. If your IGC approved logger is Bluetooth equipped and it is paired to your phone, is it just a simple matter of downloading log to phone and emailing the file? Are there any "security" issues or 3rd...
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August 6th 18 11:27 PM
by Mike Clarke Go to last post
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Rescue Aid by Graham Drinkell[_2_]
I am working on a fluorescent pouch, comprising a helio-graph, hi intensity LED lamp with SOS function, thermal blankets and an EPIRB/mob phone pocket. Smoke flares cannot be used. This is a low profit safety product. I will produce some decent photos and costs in due course.
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August 6th 18 09:29 PM
by Eric Greenwell[_4_] Go to last post
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Oudie question by [email protected]
I attempted to update my Oudie 2 to v8.03 yesterday and it seems to have broken it. It now starts with an error window: Application error Not found Applitaion! Please install it from SD/MMC.
August 6th 18 06:45 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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New seating from scratch by Senna Van den Bosch
Hey everyone, I'm thinking of upgrading the fabric seating of my DG-101. I currently use about 10kg's of lead to reach the minimum weight of 74kg and was thinking of integrating lead into the seat. Is this something ever done before? What are your opinions on this? Regular fabric is used now, would...
August 6th 18 05:05 PM
by Charlie Quebec Go to last post
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August 6th 18 04:14 AM
by Retting Go to last post
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US Standard Class Nationals by Retting
Good lord, who invented this torturous sport. The only fun part was the line finish. So, here we go. A 300 mile assigned task that took us across Bush Ranch twice. The first leg 100 miles SW into a quarter headwind that took the mortal pilots a couple of hours followed by a right turn for a 60...
August 6th 18 04:12 AM
by Retting Go to last post
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Inspecting rudder cables by [email protected]
How do you get the rudder cables "free" so you can inspect the section which lives in the S-tubes?
August 5th 18 10:07 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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WGC Hosin, Sunday, Aug. 5 Rest Day-US Pilots by [email protected]
Celebrating 7 straight competition days in Hosin, CZ, the organizers declared today a rest from flying; no briefing, airfield obligations. The team's social media crew here in the US, especially webmistress, Melanie Nichols has posted new blog posts on: https://ussoaringteams.org that comprise the...
August 5th 18 09:26 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Arcus lanwndart by Charlie Quebec
https://app.ntsb.gov/pdfgenerator/ReportGeneratorFile.ashx?EventID=20180622X01306&AKey=1&RType=Prelim&IType=LA
August 5th 18 07:28 AM
by Charlie Quebec Go to last post
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US Standard Class -- Day 4 by Retting
And today the big dogs ate. Two US team pilots beat the field by 5 mph. A 340 mile racing task was called in the shape of a bowtie with the last point 100 miles from home. Another US Team dog holds on to first place by a half a turn. We launch at noon taking quick climbs to a rising base at 5500'....
August 5th 18 02:14 AM
by Retting Go to last post
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Mackay, ID 2018 Regatta by Boise Pilot
Short summary of the 2018 Mackay, ID regatta held from July 23 to July 29. Yes we did get smoked out by the CA, OR, NV and ID fires which cut the event short by 6 days. BUT the days we flew were awesome. -Total number of participants: 13 ( not all were there for the full term) -Makeup of ships: 7...
August 4th 18 10:10 PM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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U.S. Standard Class Nationals - Mike Westbrook leading DAY3 - Fri Aug3rd no fly day by WaltWX[_2_]
FYI... We had another pretty good Texas day DAY3, cloud bases 7.5-8k msl 2-5pct coverage. Mike won the day at 75.xx mph raw score. We're not going to fly Fri Aug 3rd due to blue conditions, but hope to fly the remainder of the days through Wednesday. No weather briefing or pilot meeting...
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August 4th 18 06:27 PM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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WGC Hosin-July 31-US Pilots (reports) by [email protected]
Captain’s report: https://ussoaringteams.org/captains-report-day-3-july-31/ See pilot reports from 5E and ARC and video from Team PWR on our facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ussoaringteams/ (these reports will also be featured TODAY on www.ussoaringteams.org home page)
August 4th 18 03:14 PM
by Craig Funston[_3_] Go to last post
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AUG 3, 2018 SSA Webinar Popup - Visual Landout Site Assessment - noguarantee of Fast Wings credit by CindyB[_2_]
Folks - I was doing this one local. Turns out we can do it as an SSA Webinar...?!! Sign in like usual, but I can't guarantee Wings Credit. Visual Landout Site Evaluation from In Flight - Cindy Brickner PDT 6pm to 7-15?? Different in that this is a live performance that is being simulcast. We...
August 4th 18 05:46 AM
by CindyB[_2_] Go to last post
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