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LS3 LS4 Differences by [email protected]
Hello, Leaning toward an LS3 or LS4 for my first glider. Are there any practical differences or are they very similar? How about the flapped 3a? These seam to be the more available and are priced a bit lower? Also how long does a paint finish typically last if gelcoat removed and...
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Today 09:10 AM
by Peter Wilson[_3_] Go to last post
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Marfa Gliders is NOT closing! by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas
Burt here. I'm NOT retiring, I just downsizing my fleet, selling a hangar, offering my collection of vintage music instruments for sale, specifically: My beautifully restored 1946 Piper J-3 Cub (low-time C-85 HP.) Grove brakes, new spars, new prop, etc. Schempp-Hirth Standard Cirrus, low time,...
Today 01:33 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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LXNAV PowerMouse - U.S. F.C.C. Approved by Paul Remde
Hi, The LXNAV PowerMouse has received U.S. F.C.C. approval for use in the USA!!! Units will be available in September, 2019. Pre-Order Now! - Much smaller than PowerFLARM Core - Can Transmit on optional FLARM B port - New PowerFLARM circuit board
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Yesterday 05:18 PM
by Richard Pfiffner[_2_] Go to last post
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Seminole Lake Gliderport for sale by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas
Just saw this advert in Barnstormers.com The nicest gliderport in the USA in my opinion. The swimming pool makes it so. http://www.floridaairparkhomes.com/property-for-sale.html Rich Owen: Please reply if anything about the advert is not true.
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Yesterday 03:45 PM
by Walt Connelly Go to last post
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Bumper Miracle Slide by Tom Watson
Anyone have one of Bumper's kits for the Cobra ramp they would be willing to part with? I tried to buy one from Wings and Wheels today and they said they are taking over the manufacturing and will be out of production for about two months.
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Yesterday 07:08 AM
by bumper[_4_] Go to last post
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Tow plane types/mods for high density altitude glider towing by son_of_flubber
What are your favorite aircraft types (and modifications) for glider towing in high density altitude and/or short runways?
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Yesterday 02:47 AM
by son_of_flubber Go to last post
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FREE Towpilot Courses at Marfa, TX by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas
I NEED TOWPILOTS at Marfa in southwest Texas so I'm offering a FREE towpilot groundschool and flying in my Cessna 182 to meet the minimum requirements for training and the logbook endorsement per FAR 61.69 and FAR 91.309. August 31 and September 1 - 2 (Labor Day weekend) at Marfa Gliders hangar in...
Yesterday 12:24 AM
by Bruce Hoult Go to last post
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DG-200 inspection procedure for 3000 hour increase of service time.Anyone have on of these? by Mike N.
I am doing a increase of service time inspection for 3000 hours on my DG-200. I just sent of the following e-mail to DG Service but am wondering if anyone would have a recent copy of the inspection document? I realize the document DG will send me will be specific to my serial number. I'd just...
August 23rd 19 04:36 PM
by Mike N. Go to last post
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BRSS Boomerang Trophy Update by Piet Barber
The Blue Ridge Soaring Society's Boomerang trophy has moved. The Boomerang has been at Front Royal, VA for nearly two years, but was retrieved by Chris Zaboji (pronounced Zah-BOY-ee). Chris performed the cross-country glider flight of 144 statute miles in about 4 and a half hours over some pretty...
August 23rd 19 05:30 AM
by CindyB[_2_] Go to last post
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FS Cambridge L-Nav & GPS 20 by Glidergeek
As subject line states L-NAV & GPS20, Vario, GPS-NAV display, Temp sensor & all cables to connect. Includes Charger for GPS20. All was functioning at time of removal. rdotbarryatsbcglobaldotnet Thinking $350
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August 22nd 19 06:41 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Juniors by Peter F[_2_]
Looks like new Junior Club Class World Champion Jake Brattle has a comfortable lead in the UK Junior champs. Very close for 2nd, 3rd, 4th PF
August 22nd 19 04:16 PM
by Peter F[_2_] Go to last post
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Flaps/No flaps...practical difference?? by [email protected]
For simple long pleasure flights in the western US or for the rare flights in the Alps would I notice any real PRACTICAL difference between a Discus 2c and other flapped 18m ships? I have NO interest in competition. Thanks
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August 22nd 19 07:21 AM
by Andy Blackburn[_3_] Go to last post
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source for clips or sleaves for Hotelier linkages by John Foster
On Wednesday, June 24, 1998 at 1:00:00 AM UTC-6, Al wrote: Lets just say ...."Adaquate" as per Rolls Royce discussing anything mechanical in their sales brochures. Regards Al Armand A. Medeiros wrote:
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August 22nd 19 01:48 AM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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Silent 2 Electro for sale by Scott Manley[_3_]
Details on Wings & Wheels
August 22nd 19 01:00 AM
by Sean Franke Go to last post
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Mistral-C vs DG-100 by calin fagarasanu
Hi all! I know this kind of subject is boring and the gliders are old news but I am unable to decide which one to buy hence I am asking for help. There are so many other types but because I don't want to loose myself in too many details, I'd appreciate if you could help me compare this two only....
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August 22nd 19 12:42 AM
by BobW Go to last post
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2019 Region 10 Contest by Waveguru
There's no write up happening on the SSA page. Is there somewhere else that one can find the descriptions of what is going on there? Boggs
August 21st 19 11:24 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Free checkrides OCT 17-27, 2019 by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas
October 17 - 27, 2019: Free checkrides for Glider Private, Commercial and CFIG including "Initial" CFIG at Marfa Gliders in southwest Texas. A window of opportunity to finish your glider rating. E-mail marfagliders at A0l dot com for details.
August 21st 19 09:36 PM
by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas Go to last post
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US International Team (Squad) Ranking by John Leibacher
The current rankings are now available at http://soaringweb.org/US_Team/. There have been significant changes to the rules, and the processes for generating the rankings have been completely re-written, so even though the rankings have been checked by many eyes there could well be glitches. If...
August 21st 19 05:28 PM
by John Seaborn (A8) Go to last post
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Aircraft booking website? by Dave Springford
At one contest this summer, someone mentioned an aircraft scheduling website. It might have been at Montague or Hobbs and I have now forgotten the name of the site. Any one have a preferred (free) booking site? A quick search turns up https://bookourplane.com/ and it seems like something that...
August 21st 19 03:50 AM
by OregonGliderPilot Go to last post
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Std. Libelle vs Club Libelle by [email protected]
Hi all, I was wondering if there is a big difference between the Std. Libelle and Club Libelle in things as performance, thermalling and comfort for long flights. Offcourse you can have your Std.Libelle equipped with fuselage wing fairings, winglets, racing canopy, aileron fences, and air...
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August 21st 19 01:00 AM
by AS Go to last post
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