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Becker AR4201 transmit volume low by John Foster
I just installed a Becker AR4201 that I picked up used from the UK (frequency spacing change from 25 to 8.33). I have it paired with a Peiker TM 170 I got from W&W based on their compatibility statements on the website. It will transmit voice, but it is extremely soft/quite and the receiver needs...
Today 07:37 PM
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Wanted O2 bottle by Geoff Minors
Wanted O2 Cylinder about 22" long total X 5" Diameter.
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Today 07:14 PM
by Stephen Struthers Go to last post
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Apollo and our own. by Karl Striedieck[_2_]
There must be a good number of our crowd out there that contributed their talents to getting us to the moon via the Apollo program. One is Roy Cundiff (formerly “R1” Ventus) who was an engineer on those mighty first stage F1 engines that put out 7.5 million pounds of thrust, consuming 318,000...
Today 07:04 PM
by ProfJ Go to last post
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Tragedy at the Alvord Desert, Oregon by Waveguru
I am very sorry to report that there has been another fatality in our sport.. Yesterday, July 17th, at the annual Alvord Desert Safari, Dave Kibby crashed during an auto tow launch. All I have at this time is that as he rotated into his climb he was hit with a gust, rolled to the left and hit the...
Today 07:02 PM
by ProfJ Go to last post
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Cambridge CPT 505 Variometer by John Foster
I'm in the process of building a new instrument panel in my glider and am at the point of hooking it all back up. When I have the power cable plugged in to the back of the CAI CPT 505 and turn the power on, the needle deflects to -10kt, and if I switch it to 2x, then the needle deflects to -5kt. ...
Today 05:37 PM
by John Foster Go to last post
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Seeking head rest for ASW-20C - or a cheap chiropracter : ) by Dan Colton
I love my ASW-20C but one thing is missing. A baby soft fuzzy headreast to lean into against those full-rack black-out pull ups, and barf your guts red-out push overs. I need one of those soft lams wool pillows attached to a decent frame to configure the perfect head rest. Does anyone has a...
Today 03:25 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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Abuse of a significant gliding club financial legacy etc by Grenville Croll
https://arxiv.org/abs/1801.10249 "During the last few years members expressed through a series of informal meetings with the directors and a series of resolutions at Annual General Meetings an increasing desire that the directors replace or upgrade the technical assets with more up to date...
Today 03:21 AM
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FS Dittel FSG2T radios fresh from overhaul by Ross[_3_]
We have a few Dittel FSG2T radios that have just been overhauled and are in as close to new condition as you will get Come with paperwork Connector or harness can be made depending on what is needed $550 including postage and can help out clubs or juniors if doing multiple purchases
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Today 12:05 AM
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.cai files and windows 10 by Dennis Cavagnaro
I just got a windows 10 machine and I am having difficulty converting my .cai files from my Cambridge flight recorder using the caiolc conversion. I can’t drag the file out of the Cambridge Aero Explorer into a folder that I can access with the caiolc converter. Never had this issue with windows...
Yesterday 09:43 PM
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IS-28B2 Twin Lark - Service Life Extension Program by Pat McCartan
Our club owns an I.C.A.-BRASOV IS-28B2 Twin Lark which is grounded because it has exceeded its 35 year factory maintenance program service life. About a year ago the current type certificate holder, S.C. Constructii Aeronautice S.A., announced it intended to submit a Service Life Extension Program...
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Yesterday 07:14 PM
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CAI 303 display maintence by Nick Kennedy[_3_]
Hi All My CAI 303 display has got a couple of intermittently working buttons. Can I take this apart at home and clean them? Has anyone done this procedure? How do you do it? Thanks in advance.
Yesterday 06:13 PM
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glider transport OKLA to NJ by Gary Guinn
hello all, I am searching for if someone still hauls gliders cross country. I knew a couple of people, but neither do it currently hauling from Tulsa, OK 74107 hauling to Linden, NJ 07036
Yesterday 05:21 PM
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Flarm / Oudie issues by Nick Kennedy[_3_]
Hi All Just got back from 3 weeks of flying in Ephrata and Nephi. I have random issues with Flarm targets not showing up on my Oudie. After several years of perfect functionality, Its not working so well now So this spring I updated my Flarm Firmware, My Flarm net data base and my Oudie to all...
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Yesterday 04:51 PM
by George Haeh Go to last post
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Fuse for radio by soaringjac
Anyone know what fuse rating i would need for an old Edo-Aire RT-551 radio. Its marked inop now but i still want to replace the fuse in the panel for it
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Yesterday 03:42 AM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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For Sale: Arcus M, Js3, Shark, and Lak FES by [email protected]
Arcus M (2017) - $295,000 USD Js3 15/18 w/ turbojet (2016) - $177,000 USD Shark 304MS (2014) - $150,000 USD Lak 17b FES (2015) - $120,000 USD Contact mikesoaring at gmail
July 16th 19 11:42 PM
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FS: ASW-20B, NH, USA by Tango Eight
Ad will be live one of these days at W&W.... Cliff Notes: ASW-20B, NDH, 1650 hrs, M&H winglets, Komet III trailer. $39K with CN2, CNvXC, PowerFlarm, other configurations possible at lower price. Evan Ludeman "T8" 603 (number of days in most years) 7088 or reply to author
July 16th 19 09:21 PM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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Successful Winch Launch Operations from Public Use Municipal/County Airports by [email protected]
Good day, I'm looking for successful Commercial/Club Operators winch launching gliders from small Public Use Municipal/County Airports. I want to understand how you're successfully working with GA Power pilots and Public Servants to run your winch-glider operation. Please let's keep the "power...
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July 16th 19 07:33 PM
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George Moffat by [email protected]
Does anyone still have much contact with George? I was jknow he has been out of the soaring limelight for awhile now but just wondering how he was doing. I learned alot from him back in the day and had the opportunity to pick his brain when he was out at Minden working with Dick Brant and the big...
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July 16th 19 11:50 AM
by Andrzej Kobus Go to last post
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DG-101 - increase performance/sealing/winglets(?) by Senna Van den Bosch
I've been flying my DG-101 for a year now and really love it. However, there are some gaps which haven't been sealed and I'd like to give tuning a shot. Does anyone have experience using aileron fences? Would it be worth using to increase handling? My rudder has no gap sealing to transition from...
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July 16th 19 08:21 AM
by Glidingstuff[_2_] Go to last post
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Trailer tires on sale Amazon Prime sale by WaltWX[_2_]
I just had blowout on my Cobra trailer RHS tire last weekend. Good time to replace your tires since Amazon PRIME has a special sale. This Carlisle Radial Trail HD Trailer Tire-175/80R13 96M is only $46...a real bargain considering the hassle of a blow...
July 16th 19 08:20 AM
by Matt McBee Go to last post
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