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Ventus 2 undercarriage? by John McLaughlin[_2_]
The undercarriage lever seems reluctant to stay in it's detent with the wheel down - it'll pop out with the lightest touch and the wheel has been known to retract, going over a bump. One option is to push a wooden wedge against the lever, to hold it in place, but does anyone know if there's a...
Today 07:44 PM
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Soaring with the Champions Videos Available! by [email protected]
Aero Club Albatross' videos have also been uploaded to the SSA's YouTube Channel and shared on its "Training & Safety" Playlist. See: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLEW0M8D0QZHBn37RbF82-Jiz9MfKKqaXO Many thanks to Daniel Sazhin and chapters like Aero Club Albatross for allowing us to share...
Today 07:06 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Grob 103 Spoiler Mechanism Removal? by George Haeh
We are refurbishing and have the spoilers off, but so far have not seen a way to remove the arms and pushrods. Any hints or special tools?
Today 06:29 PM
by George Haeh Go to last post
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CUB Format on soaringdata.info (mostly US) by 2KA
I am pleased to announce that all US airspace information on soaringdata.info is now available in SeeYou CUB format, as well as the legacy formats including OpenAir, Tim Newport-Peace SUA, and Google Earth KMZ. This means: - You can download Temporary Flight Restrictions in CUB format directly,...
Today 04:55 AM
by Ramy[_2_] Go to last post
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So I am getting to know Ryan by Jonathan St. Cloud
So I have been getting to know Ryan. I first showed up at the local gliderport in the early to mid-nineties, having recently turned thirty, less than a decade before. Ryan was the mechanic who toiled under an old oak tree to a keep fleet of tow planes and Schweizer gliders in the air. His tool...
Today 02:09 AM
by Branko Stojkovic Go to last post
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Great Flights 2-9 by Bob Youngblood
I took a look at OLC last evening and noticed that the top two scores were from two guys flying the ridge in PA. They were each flying a 1-26, way to go,nice flights guys!
Today 01:48 AM
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Electric Brakes On Komet Trailer by Bob Youngblood
I am trying to get away from the surge brakes and has anyone converted their trailer to electric brakes?? Thanks
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Yesterday 06:07 PM
by Jonathan Foster Go to last post
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ASW27 bell crank cover seals pdf by [email protected]
Does anyone have a digital drawing for the "U" shaped seals that cover the bell Cranks on the top of the 27 wing? Trying not to reinvent the wheel. Thanks Cliff Hilty (at) google mail dot com ( no spaces no Caps)
Yesterday 03:00 PM
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Gliding to Racing ACA Seminar! by [email protected]
Hey Guys, Our next great seminar is less than two weeks away! Sign up here! March 2nd: Gliding to Racing- Learning to Soar! Tickets at: https://aca-gliding-to-racing.eventbrite.com All the best, Daniel
Yesterday 02:15 PM
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Sun Ship Game on Youtube - Complete by Guy Byars[_2_]
Many of us remember major events of the summer of 1969: Haight- Ashbury, Manson, Woodstock, Apollo-Moon, Chappaquiddick. But a lot was also going on that summer in a small town in southern Texas... Marfa! To commemorate the 40th anniversary of the 1969 US Soaring Nationals in Marfa TX, I have put...
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Yesterday 09:13 AM
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L-13 or other metal or composite glider sought by Frank Whiteley
Please respond to the contact below. Complete glider with trailer sought. Airworthiness not an issue. I would like to find an inexpensive Blanik, preferably a two-place, in good condition. I would also like a trailer. Sincerely, Wesley Cox St. Simons Island, Georgia
Yesterday 07:02 AM
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Why does OLC display wrong altitudes? by [email protected]
Many flights that I have looked at on OLC, posted by various pilots using diverse equipment, displayed with grossly incorrect altitudes. This is using the OLC online display that shows a small map and a small altitude graph. Usually, if incorrect, the displayed altitude in some parts of the...
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February 16th 19 04:30 PM
by Soartech Go to last post
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WTB ASW-27B by Nick Gill
Looking for a 27B in great shape let me know what you have. Thanks Nick
February 15th 19 12:51 PM
by Ross[_3_] Go to last post
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Oxygen Bottle for ASW 20 by Deming Gray
Hello, I want to install an oxygen bottle in my ASW20. I haven't found any documentation on what size bottle should be installed. I tried a search on this site and there are loads of posts regarding oxygen but I couldn't get them to open. Anyone know why? Anyone have any information on the...
February 15th 19 01:03 AM
by Tango Eight Go to last post
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Problem with Grob-103 by Elena Malanushenko
Interesting video with the testing of plane https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vel-qoc0UY4
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February 14th 19 08:24 PM
by kirk.stant Go to last post
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OLC max altitude self censorship by [email protected]
I soar for fun, usually alone when normal people are working or doing some other socially responsible activity.* XCSoar or a (GPS-based) flywithCE position recorder is all I need for uploading .igc files to OLC. On a warm/hot day over the Rocky Mountains, it's common to see 17,900' MSL on my...
February 14th 19 04:55 PM
by Roy E Go to last post
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Condor XC team-flying groups by Bret Hess
Hi, some of us in our club (Utah Soaring Assn) have started a group to share XC skills by flying together weekly on Condor 2 (and later in the year to fly in real life). I know many do this already informally on several continuing nightly or weekly Condor races. In our group are beginners and...
February 14th 19 09:14 AM
by Chris Wedgwood[_2_] Go to last post
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ADS-B equiped glider in USA Contests. by Richard Pfiffner[_2_]
What will the rules committee will have to say now that we can see ADS-B equiped gliders and their data on PowerFlarm at 20 to 30 NM. Richard
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February 14th 19 04:56 AM
by Darryl Ramm Go to last post
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ASK 21 grounded after November 30 ? ? ? by Jock Proudfoot
Gliding International posted -ASK 21 is grounded after November 30 Who knows what ?
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February 13th 19 09:38 AM
by Eric Munk Go to last post
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"Do It Yourself" airborne proximity warning device by Linar Yusupov
Dear rec.aviation.soaring subscribers! I would like to present you PDF slides of one DIY R&D project. The slides are about open platform airborne proximity warning device. It operates at ISM band radio but also capable to receive ADS-B reports at aviation frequency. It is mainly targeted for our...
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February 13th 19 08:52 AM
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