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iPhone X and iGlide - the verdict is in. by waremark
As owner of an Oudie IGC (also Samsung S8, Kobo Glo HD, and LX 9000) I think brightness has ceased to be a major issue. I have never encountered any conditions in which the Oudie (pointed at me) is difficult to read. What is the relevance of looking at the instrument at an angle?
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December 6th 17 07:47 PM
by Jonathan St. Cloud Go to last post
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Treasure Coast Soaring Club Update by [email protected]
TCSC held its first annual meeting last Saturday the 2nd of December at the club hangar located in Vero Beach, Florida. Our year old club has 58 members and we are growing beyond our projections. Our new BOD was elected and club duties were discussed and accepted by members. We plan to buy our...
December 6th 17 06:13 PM
by Paul Agnew Go to last post
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Glider Insurance by LAX
Is everyone insured by Costello Insurance? I am purchasing a glider and it comes down to this, the annual premiums I was quoted are approximately equal to the cost of the glider divided by 16. That is my annual payment. In other words, if I don’t have insurance, every 16 years I could buy a new...
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December 6th 17 03:13 AM
by flgliderpilot[_2_] Go to last post
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Looking for an LS-3a by pjschae
I'm looking to buy an LS-3a or LS-3 17 other than what is already listed on W&W. Preferably in the west. I am in Utah. Thanks!
December 6th 17 01:18 AM
by pjschae Go to last post
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DG 100 canopy? by Pete[_9_]
Hi all, I'm looking for a DG 100 canopy used or new in the USA. I thought I would try here as this Group also helped me find the glider that needs the canopy. It's old, scratched, and poorly installed. There's a lot of excess "goop" around the frame. Seems like new one would be best. I know it may...
December 6th 17 12:03 AM
by 2G Go to last post
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Final Glide - Ray Temchus by Charlie Papa[_2_]
I just got the sad news that Ray Temchus, former President of Freedom's Wings International, has passed away. Ray was the first quadriplegic Commercial license glider pilot in the USA, and the first CFIG. He generously brought his glider, a G 103 with hand controls, to my club in Canada to...
December 5th 17 07:40 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Bungee Material for Landing Gear and Engine Bay Doors by [email protected]
I am looking for a source for bungee material for my landing gear and engine bay doors (ASH-26E). The original (German-sourced?) bungee is about 5 mm diameter and stretches to about twice the rested length. The 3/16 inch USA-sourced material I have been able to find (McMaster-Carr, etc.) doesn't...
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December 5th 17 05:56 PM
by Jonathan St. Cloud Go to last post
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All American Engineering (Delaware) by [email protected]
Good morning ... we're trying to trace the beginning of our club (Brandywine Soaring) back to its formation - which apparently started with a club formed in the All American Engineering Company ~ 1955. Original operations were apparently at Georgetown, DE before moving to New Garden (N57). We're...
December 5th 17 12:37 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Looking for a Flarm portable by [email protected]
anyone have a portable flarm unit they'd like to sell ? thanks Skip
December 5th 17 01:54 AM
by OHM Ω http://aviation.derosaweb.net Go to last post
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Radio Wanted by [email protected]
Anyone out there have a used radio for sale that would be willing to sell or donate to our 501-C3 club? Need radio with harness. Bob 772-453-9999
December 4th 17 05:32 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Soaring Video Archive on YouTube by David Hart
Hello, I've started a channel for my soaring videos he https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbamLikeF6AKs3rUVNfxdOg/playlists These are 100% unedited, straight out of the GoPro. So you might want to scrub through the LONG SHOTS for the interesting bits. The video titles describe the location...
December 4th 17 02:26 PM
by David Hart Go to last post
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motorglider engine test by [email protected]
I need to do a short test run on my ventus 2cxm engine. The fuselage is on its cobra dolley in my garage, and I can wheel it into my driveway and tie the tail to a post. I'm nervous about this, in case there is some pitfall I haven't considered. Has anyone done an engine test run like this?
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December 4th 17 07:59 AM
by bumper[_4_] Go to last post
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20m Multi-Seat Nationals - 2018 - Reedsville PA by [email protected]
Mifflin Soaring Assoc is looking forward to hosting the first 20m Multi-Seat Nationals in May 2018! Practice Day: Sun May 13 Contest: Mon May 14 - Tue May 22 CD: John Seymour Summary of Rules: 1. Multiseat glider, limited range handicap class with the upper limit being .905. Gliders above that...
December 4th 17 05:25 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Paint stripper for sgs 1-23 by [email protected]
My club just bought Schweitzer 1-23 Needs repaint Best chemical to strip aluminum?
December 4th 17 04:38 AM
by Tony[_5_] Go to last post
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lining for fuselage cradle? by Colin Roney
Any ideas on best material to line a fuselage cradle. If carpet? wool.synthetic? Best adhesive to stick it down?
December 4th 17 12:01 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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FREE CHECKRIDES at Marfa, Texas 2017-2018 by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas
Gosh, the FAA gave me the Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award recently for my 50 years of safe flying since my first solo in 1967 and for my contributions to aviation training and safety. I sure appreciate that recognition but . . . no, wait . . . I'm still just the kid on the gliderport! ...
December 3rd 17 11:46 PM
by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas Go to last post
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Ventus cM turbulators by Bert Willing[_2_]
I need to replace my zig-zags on the horizontal stabilizer, but I would need to know the required position cordwise (upper and lower surface). I took it off and cleaned before having a look at the maintainace manual - which does not give any info on the topic... :-( Any ideas ? Bert TW
December 3rd 17 09:41 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Soaring Cafe by Kiwi User
Is the Soaring Cafe (soaringcafe.com) now an ex-website? It certainly looks that way. -- Martin | martin at Gregorie | gregorie | dot org
December 3rd 17 07:09 PM
by Kiwi User Go to last post
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Paint removal from canopy? by Waveguru
Is there a solvent that will remove rattle can paint without damaging the plexy? Boggs
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December 3rd 17 03:00 AM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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K6 BT Bluetooth adapter opinions by Mark W
Hi all, Does anyone have first hand experience of using a K6 BT adapter (http://www.k6-team.de/index.php?a=165) with a vario such as a Cambridge 302 and nav software like XCSoar? I'm wondering if there is a noticeable benefit to using the vario's data streams versus a nav device's inbuilt...
December 2nd 17 06:18 AM
by Dale Watkins[_2_] Go to last post
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