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FAI, soaring and Olympic Games by iPilot
It's been under discussion for several times, but I want to bring it up again. There have been several pro's and con's towards soaring in Olympics, but nobody argues that it'd rise the popularity of the sport. So it is important for soaring community. Therefore my question is following: Wich way...
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November 9th 16 01:37 AM
by Ben Coleman Go to last post
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Eccentric cam wing assembly tools by [email protected]
Steve Bralla used to make and sell tools used to help align the wing spar pin bushings during assembly. He contacted me recently and said he had lost access to the machine shop. He graciously offered me the opportunity to take over the product line, and I am now in production. I will add them to my...
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November 7th 16 07:15 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Looking for a Sage CV 80mm vario by John Bojack J4
Prefer newer or recently refurbished with no problems. Will consider CVA model. I have a new 57mm white barreled Sage CV to trade or sell.
November 7th 16 05:05 AM
by John Bojack J4 Go to last post
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Structural Differences in Gray Matter between Glider Pilots and Non-Pilots by son_of_flubber
Peer reviewed scientific study https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4246923/
November 6th 16 08:42 PM
by George Haeh Go to last post
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Birds in the hangar by Ben Coleman
Our club is discussing what we can do to deter birds from perching in our hangar and messing up our aircraft. Can anyone recommend a technique? Are there any methods which have not worked? The birds are small, probably swallows. Thanks Ben
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November 6th 16 08:32 PM
by Jonathan St. Cloud Go to last post
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Seminole-Lake Gliderport is Thriving by Rich Owen[_2_]
First I would like to wish all our fathers out there a Happy Fathers Day! With as much sadness as we have had in Orlando recently it is good to celebrate a very special day. The company sent out a press release on September 10, 2015 that announced the change in leadership at Seminole-Lake...
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November 6th 16 04:31 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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RJ 5 handicap by [email protected]
What handicap number would the RJ 5 ( 40 to 1 condition) have under the current system? Guesses / opinions?
November 6th 16 03:14 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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OUDIE by [email protected]
Hi The thermal-assistant in my Oudie 2 is very helpfull when thermals are weak and disorganize. Now my Oudie 2 is not connected to my vario. But it could. My question is would it make a difference on the thermal-assistant if I connect the Oudie to my smart vario? For the purist out there I know all...
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November 5th 16 03:19 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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Tools/code to produce heatmaps from .igc log files? by son_of_flubber
I'm looking for a tool to produce a heatmap from a set of .igc files based on how many GPS fixes are in proximity of a region. Also interested in other ways to data mine sets of .igc files. Motivation is curiosity.
November 4th 16 02:36 PM
by Benjamin Meier Go to last post
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best tow rope length by Morris Carter
for aero tows which is best, and which are dangerous
November 4th 16 01:59 PM
by Jonathan St. Cloud Go to last post
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Silly business - from Billy by Dave Nadler
Billy rang me some weeks back and said: Set your Tivo to record "MegaShippers Season 1 Episode 1" Fast-Forward to minute 49. I almost died laughing... See ya, Dave PS: What kind of insomniac is watching "MegaShippers" on Discovery channel?
November 4th 16 06:58 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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FlarmView 57MM F/S. by Tom Kelley #711
Used one season, New was $265, will sell for $175.00 including shipping within USA. With connect cable to Flarm. Reason for selling is found way to send 302/Flarm data to Vertica 2 (am using WinPilot). Pilotnx211 at Gmail dot com. Best. Tom. #711.
November 4th 16 03:31 AM
by Ramy[_2_] Go to last post
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For Sale - K6BT by Dan Marotta
K6-BT and two serial cables, one for CAI-302 and one for ClearNav vario. $220 value and I'll sell for $125 with free shipping in the USA. Simply connect the K6BT to your device's serial output and pair the K6BT with your Android. It probably works with Apple products, but I can't swear to...
November 3rd 16 08:54 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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Jet Arcus first soaring flight by [email protected]
On October 14, 1947, Chuck Yeager broke the Sound Barrier, ushering in the age of supersonic flight. Sixty-nine years later, on the same day, Dennis Tito's jet-powered Arcus demonstrated the beginnings of a new era in auxiliary powered soaring flight. Launching from Inyokern, CA at sunrise, Dennis...
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November 1st 16 09:39 PM
by bertvaneyken Go to last post
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SSA Convention DVDs from Wings & Wheels by noel.wade
All - With DVD #2 shipping out I just wanted to make a quick post on RAS about the DVD series. I bought the first DVD with some hesitation; I wasn't sure what kind of recording quality it would be, or how well the DVD would be edited/structured... But knowing the folks at Wings & Wheels, I...
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November 1st 16 09:29 PM
by Sean Franke Go to last post
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Looking for SZD 55-owners for FES project by [email protected]
Hi together, I am looking for other owners of a SZD 55 for a FES-Mod. I own a 55 and me and another owner are already in touch with SZD and Luka Žnidaršič from FES to do the mod. Since especially the paperwork will get cheaper the more planes are beeing modified and the costs split beetween...
November 1st 16 01:55 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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F/S by 6PK
Changing out some items in my panel for the next season, time for cleaning house) Cambridge 302/303 with temp probe six years old, black case-no gps date issues but needs a new calibration, works solid $700 Nano - purchased in July 2016 had four flights,with all parts and box $200 K6BT2...
November 1st 16 01:54 PM
by 6PK Go to last post
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Best lasting tire for self launcher hard surface by [email protected]
Currently flying a DG400 off a public airport with an asphalt surface. A Condor tire was on the bird when I go it. Looking for recommendations for the best lasting 5.00-5 tire for asphalt. Michelin Air, Goodyear Flight Special II or Goodyear Special Custom III, or any other longer lasting...
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November 1st 16 09:47 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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15 meter version of ETA by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas
See it fly: https://www.youtube.com/embed/vOy_RnaymL0
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October 31st 16 06:15 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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US Competition Pilot Poll and Election by [email protected]
Hello US contest pilots. The annual competition rules poll and election of rules subcommittee members is now open at http://www.adamsfive.com/a5soaring/survey/surveys.php The poll and election is open to all pilots on the ranking list. Please take the time to fill out the poll. provide comments and...
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October 31st 16 03:31 PM
by Steve Leonard[_2_] Go to last post
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