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how does one find a co-owner? by [email protected]
Hi everyone, I'm new to the gliding community. This is my first post on RAS, though I have been reading for a few months. I'm a power pilot transitioning to gliders. I have not yet soloed a glider, but I have enjoyed my glider flights more than any other aviation experience I have had to date. It...
October 16th 17 03:52 AM
by Morgan[_2_] Go to last post
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Twin lark/blannik L13 strut help needed by [email protected]
Hi there, I'm trying to fill my olio gas strut on my twin Lark but like most everything on this Romanian built glider it's a wonky system with words threads and couplings. Does anyone have the regulator/fill coupler for this glider? I hear that since it's been sitting for 9 years it probably...
October 16th 17 01:55 AM
by Dan Daly[_2_] Go to last post
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Glider hauling service by Retting
Looking for information, ideas, suggestions to move a glider/Cobra trailer from Elmira , NY to Charlotte, NC. Thanks and great soaring. Henry Retting 561-350-0034 561-350-0732
October 15th 17 10:27 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Beringer parking brake by JS[_5_]
A spin-off from Walt's thread on the D2 brake kit. Looking through the Beringer catalog, there is a parking brake valve. http://www.beringer-aero.com/en/products/parking-brake-valve-30.htm Has anyone installed a hydraulic parking brake in their glider, whether a Beringer, Cleveland, or other...
October 15th 17 08:06 PM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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Cambridge 302 DDV with 303 Navigation Display /Winter 80mm A/SFOR SALE by Ken
Cambridge 302 DDV / 303 Nav. comes with temp probe/GPS ( I have 2 302's) $ 595 for both. I also have a Winter 80mm A/S indicator $ 200 three 5 two
October 15th 17 07:21 PM
by Ken Go to last post
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ATC Privatization, HR 2997 by Tango Eight
Received this morning... see below. Anyone know the issues, particularly the flip side? Thx. best, Evan Ludeman / T8 Dear Evan, I am writing to ask if you could please take a few minutes and call your representative in Congress, THIS WEEK! If you have already called, please call again and...
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October 14th 17 11:38 AM
by Martin Gregorie[_5_] Go to last post
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Missing IGC Flight Replay by [email protected]
http://ywtw.de/igcsimen.html Sure miss this handy app. Other than SeeYou, what do you use to "replay" an IGC file?
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October 12th 17 09:36 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Not exactly "Bumper" anymore. by bumper[_4_]
It's been 19 years and thousands of yaw strings from the first, somewhat crude by comparison, MKI. The most recent MKIV is the culmination of a few dozen improvements and is flown by pilots all over the world. While the Quiet Vent added to the serenity of soaring when sweating out a low save or...
October 12th 17 08:01 PM
by bumper[_4_] Go to last post
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15M glider trailer for sale. by Collin Shea
Another reminder I have a 15 M cigar tube trailer for sale for $1,200 or best offer. It has an all metal floor and ample storage space in the front, a literal bookshelf almost. 43 inches of clearance from floor to top for wings and 44 inches from bottom to top with fuselage. Photos on link below....
October 12th 17 07:37 PM
by Collin Shea Go to last post
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ClearNav-Vario for sale by [email protected]
My ClearNav-Vario is for sale. It comes with an XC-license, both displays (pointer and CNd digital display), temperature probe, speaker and complete wiring, including a serial cable with IGC pin-out. It has been serviced by ClearNav / TEKK last winter. The pointer display has a metric...
October 12th 17 03:12 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Any FAA CFIs or GFIGs going to Australia? by JS[_5_]
Proximity to Sydney preferred, but... A friend in Australia would like to get an FAA flight review in either single engine or glider. Please contact me at jimstaniforth ? zoho ? com. Replace ?s with the usual. Thanks in advance, Jim
October 12th 17 12:13 AM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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removing mylars at every annual? by Scott Williams
How are I.A.s dealing with inspecting around mylars, are they removing these spendy items every year. If not, what are the control surface hinge inspection considerations? this came up recently for me, luckily I had tissu tape on the upper gap, not so spendy, but before I put on mylars id like to...
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October 11th 17 10:09 PM
by Jonathan St. Cloud Go to last post
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Nimbus 2b, looking for a set of covers by Aaron Thomson
Just thought I would ask if anyone has a full set of Nimbus 2 covers they would be willing to sell or if no longer needed. I'm just exhausting the option of purchasing used covers before I fully commit to buying a new set of covers. Thanks, Aaron Thomson N71TT Nimbus 2B S/N 136
October 10th 17 03:39 PM
by Aaron Thomson Go to last post
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Tow Pilot Killed at Skyline by Paul Agnew
https://royalexaminer.com/2017/10/07/pilot-dead-glider-tow-plane-crash-saturday-front-royal-airport/ Tragic news from our friends at Skyline. Condolences to his family and friends. Paul A. Treasure Coast Soaring Club
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October 9th 17 09:15 PM
by Tom[_21_] Go to last post
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Reno SSA Convention speakers wanted by JayM
Folks, I am coordinating the speaker sessions for the SSA Convention to be held in Reno 1-3 March 2018. I have three 45 minute slots remaining to be filled. 9am and 2:30pm on Thursday 1 March. 2:30pm Saturday 3 March - This one will be opposite Jim Payne's update on Perlan and has been hard to fill...
October 9th 17 06:45 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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EASA AD on FES battery systems by JS[_5_]
Saw the document on thanks to John Welsh. Link to UK site below. Jim http://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/33/20170906EASAAD20170167E.pdf
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October 9th 17 05:14 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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FAKE NEWS BEING SPREAD about the SGP in Chile. by Tom Kelley #711
FAKE news is being spread on FB. Also included in the fake news is that I will now not be attending the SGP finals in Chile for 2018. To make this perfectly clear, I never said that to anyone. Sean Fiddler is making these posts on FB and needs to make a public apologize for spreading this false,...
October 9th 17 02:57 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Anyone familiar with NAS1834, NAS 1832 and NAS1836? by AGL
Hi; We're building hand controls for the disabled as part of the Freedom's Wings program in Canada, and the designer/engineer has specified the following epoxy potted insets: Three NAS1834-5-750 Substitute TYE2003, SL603, D1834 or AEP1034-5-750 Three NAS1832-5-16 Substitute TYE2002, SL601,...
October 7th 17 06:50 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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trick to avoid crosswind landing in late afternoon... by Steve Koerner
I'm sure many already know this -- it's a good trick to know if you don't. Late afternoon summer wind will very often completely stop right at sunset. If you are faced with a crosswind landing in the late afternoon, a solution is to hangout until sunset. I've done this several times over the...
October 7th 17 06:50 PM
by Mike the Strike Go to last post
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Does the FAI think its April 1st? by Paul T[_4_]
http://www.fai.org/igc-our-sport/handicaps So many misplaced handicaps its a joke. Whoever came up with this list was clearly smoking some illegal substance at the time.
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October 7th 17 06:15 PM
by Rick Sheppe[_2_] Go to last post
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