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$1 billion BMS Ooops... by Dave Nadler
https://insideevs.com/news/490300/hyundai-announces-massive-battery-reacall-82000-bevs/ Discus amongst yourselves...
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Today 08:29 PM
by Mark Mocho Go to last post
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Just Curious... by Walt Connelly
I was wondering if all the shares in Seminole Lake Glider Port have managed to sell? As I recall it was to be March of 2021 when things were to be finalized. Anyone out there in glider pilot land jump at the opportunity to own a piece of the Green Swamp? I think it would make a fine place...
Today 05:18 PM
by Walt Connelly Go to last post
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US Airspace information in KML format for Google Earth by 2KA
Hello All, I've just completed the work to add KML (for use with Google Earth) as a supported format for the US airspace files available on my website (at http://www.soaringdata.info) and on the airspace section of the Worldwide Soaring Turnpoint Exchange. You can choose to download a compressed...
Today 03:15 PM
by Tim Newport-Peace[_7_] Go to last post
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Sailplane Refinishing Advice - 1973 Berkshire Concept 70 by Shaun Wheeler
Looking for advice on a refinish. I don't have Bob Ireland's excellent contacts in the sailplane business so I'm working at a disadvantage. He owns one of the few remaining (total of 7) flyable examples. I've read about people bundling sailplanes up to get them repainted in South America but...
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Today 03:13 AM
by Wallace Berry[_2_] Go to last post
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Looking for a Colibri ii by Len[_2_]
Was wondering if anyone found themselves with an old/extra Colibri II they'd be willing to part with. Cheers, -Len
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Yesterday 09:53 PM
by Michael Bamberg Go to last post
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The Thermal Podcast episode #21 now out by Herrie[_2_]
https://directory.libsyn.com/episode/index/id/18145808
Yesterday 04:39 PM
by Herrie[_2_] Go to last post
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2022 SSA Convention? by Dan Daly[_2_]
Things appear to be improving for air travel, borders, vaccination, and I'm wondering if there have been decisions on whether there will be a 2022 Convention, in the spring, and, if yes, its location? The links on the SSA webpage still go to Little Rock 2020 ( I went to both LR conventions, the...
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Yesterday 01:29 PM
by Charles Petersen[_2_] Go to last post
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3 Turn Point Distance by xcnick
I would like to claim a 3 point distance flight according to 1.4.2f. A COURSE from a RELEASE POINT or a declared START POINT to any type of FINISH POINT, via one, two, or three declared TURN POINTS, which may be flown in any order. Although one MAY declare a start or finish, there is a great...
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Yesterday 12:51 PM
by Tango Eight Go to last post
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Discus b lead ballast plates wanted by Dan Cannon
I am trying to locate 3 of the 2.2kg Schempp-Hirth Discus lead ballast plates. Rather unlikely someone is going to have the set and wanting to sell but I figured it's worth a shot. I drilled automotive lead ballast to 10mm but underestimated the limited space up in the nose of the Discus. Turns...
March 3rd 21 11:37 PM
by Moshe Braner Go to last post
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PowerFLARM Fusion Units Shipping to U.S. Customers Soon by Paul Remde
Hi, FLARM sent a note with great news yesterday! The PowerFLARM Fusion units for U.S. customers will be on the way to me in 1 to 2 weeks. I have many pre-orders, but I ordered many extra units for stock. If you want one and haven't ordered yet, you can order...
March 3rd 21 01:55 PM
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The Yellow Triangle by Nicholas Kennedy
On many German gliders on the ASI is a yellow triangle. This Yelloe Triangle on my ASw 20 and my LS3a is the factory recommended approach airspeed. This speed is 49 knots. This has bothered me for a long time now, I think the factory did alot of pilots a disservice by putting this, to me anyway,...
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March 3rd 21 01:26 AM
by Ventus_a Go to last post
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SeeYou by Waveguru
As soon as my subscription runs out, the program starts acting up. This really ****es me off. I paid for the program and the fact that they sabotage it to get you to purchase the upgrade is very disappointing. If I don't want the "improvements", the program that I paid for should still work. In my...
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March 2nd 21 11:59 PM
by Dave Springford Go to last post
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Seeking tech info on LX7007 by Moshe Braner
I am trying to install an old LX7007 Pro IGC vario/computer in a 2-seat glider. I bought a complete used package including the 2 units in front and 2 in rear and all the cabling. But I am lacking some useful information that I hope somebody here on RAS could help me with. After this model was...
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March 2nd 21 03:55 AM
by kinsell Go to last post
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US sectional charts online by Moshe Braner
I got an e-mailing from the FAA that said, among other things: New editions of all FAA aeronautical charts are now available for pdf download every 56 days. https://www.faa.gov/air_traffic/flight_info/aeronav/Digital_Products/vfr/ The previous editions of the sectionals are dated on that page at...
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March 1st 21 10:18 PM
by Scott Manley[_3_] Go to last post
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SN10B with Garmin GPS16x-HVS Antenna + remote for sale $800 by John[_36_]
Just lowered price and listed on ebay for pictures. http://ebay.us/2X181Y?cmpnId=5338273189
March 1st 21 08:27 PM
by John[_36_] Go to last post
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What have we learned from all this? by Bob Youngblood
Interesting situation that we are all faced with the last few weeks, things are more serious than we ever expected. I was having a great discussion last evening with my family member who is an Infectious Disease MD, the discussion was eye opening! This is a game changer, and China has much to blame...
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March 1st 21 08:10 PM
by andy l Go to last post
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EAA Sport Aviation Article About Sarah Arnold by John DeRosa OHM Ω http://aviation.derosaweb.net
There is a very nice article in the March 2021 issue of EAA Sport Aviation on Sarah's world championship win! On the contents page there is a beautiful 2-page wide picture of Sarah flying her Ventus 2ax against a sky full of clouds colored orange by the setting sun. Another 2-pager flying...
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Well Done Glider Article and Video by John DeRosa OHM Ω http://aviation.derosaweb.net
For all your friends that want to know what all this glider stuff is all about. I ran across this very well done article on "How To Become a Glider Pilot" https://hangar.flights/guides/how-to-become-a-glider-pilot/ Here is the link to the video mentioned in the article describing soaring to...
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A Smart Way to Recover a Glider Pilot Hanging Among Trees by Tom BravoMike
An early-season accident in Germany yesterday (Feb. 27, 2021), with a happy outcome: an ASK-21 ends up hanging among trees close to the Burg Feuerstein Airfield (Bayern); no injuries to the pilot reported. I like the way the rope is used to secure the pilot by recovery. Watch the...
February 28th 21 10:10 PM
by Tom BravoMike Go to last post
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Another way to replacing instrument panels by ben soaring
Why bother chasing a new instrument panel? They are very expensive, hard to get, and a blank "factory" panel is difficult to cut properly and get "spot on". This alternative method works great and actually offers "easier to service" benefits. The concept is to cut a new panel from redi-available...
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February 27th 21 11:48 AM
by R[_4_] Go to last post
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