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US team silence by John Cochrane[_3_]
In the entire club, 15, and standard WGC, the US team posted a grand total of two pilot reports about what was going on https://ussoaringteams.org/#news Clearly there were lots of lessons learned here! US team: you want our support. You want our money. You want our volunteer time. And yet you...
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July 30th 18 02:56 AM
by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_] Go to last post
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WGC Hosin-1st Contest Day 7/29-US Pilots by [email protected]
After awakening to overcast, the launches were delayed several times AND the tasks changed. The launches did begin 13:15 local with all classes assigned racing tasks of around 300km. US Pilots have started. You can access info on: www.ussoaringteams.org Tasks and scores:...
July 30th 18 01:49 AM
by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_] Go to last post
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"N" on Constant Pressure Charts by Jim[_33_]
I have spent a few days on Google looking for a description of what "N" means on Constant Pressure Charts. The best I have found is that "N" identifies an area of little or no vorticity. Is this right?
July 29th 18 05:36 PM
by Dan Daly[_2_] Go to last post
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WGC Hosin-Pilot report from the training week-US Pilots by [email protected]
There is no flying today at the WGC Hosin as the Opening Ceremony will be held 4-6pm local. Enjoy the report from US 18M Pilot Bob Fletcher recapping this past week of preparation and training: https://ussoaringteams.org/training-week-pilot-report-bob-fletcher/
July 28th 18 05:52 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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A complicated question about LiFePO4 batteries, - and switching. by [email protected]
Another question regarding the above battery type! There are variety of techniques used when switching between batteries - on/off/on switches, good switches with a cut out between the movement, two batteries with a diode to prevent flow between both batteries, etc. The question I have concerns an...
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July 28th 18 04:33 AM
by jfitch Go to last post
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ASH26E For Sale by 2G
I just ordered a new ASH31Mi and will be selling my ASH26E after the season is over. This is a 2006 model with pretty much every option available at the time, including polyurethane finish. Interested parties can contact me directly at: soar2morrow AT yahoo.com for more details. Tom
July 27th 18 06:14 PM
by Bob Kuykendall Go to last post
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Best software for evaluating FAI Speed Tasks (Triangle) by Brian[_1_]
A few times a year I want to evaluate flight for record or trophy flights. Usually 300K Triangles. What is the Easiest software to just evaluate an FAI flight? The old EW software worked pretty good, but does’t support IGC flights. SeeYou can do it but is very clumsy and slow at doing it, or at...
July 27th 18 04:59 AM
by Brian[_1_] Go to last post
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DG 100 group(s) by Senna Van den Bosch
Quick question, are there any DG 100/101 owner groups out there? Thank you!
July 27th 18 02:00 AM
by Heinz Gehlhaar Go to last post
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WGC Hosin-Captain's report July 26-US Pilots by [email protected]
Report and pictures from today's training day. Tomorrow (Friday) is the last practice day with the opening ceremony on Saturday. https://ussoaringteams.org/captains-report-official-training-day-2-july-26/
July 27th 18 01:28 AM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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More GPS date failures possible by kinsell
April 2019 may bring more grief with date failures, although some failures may get delayed well after that date, depending on what's in the firmware. https://www.gps.gov/governance/advisory/meetings/2017-11/powers.pdf
July 26th 18 04:29 PM
by kinsell Go to last post
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tophat (xcsoar) and LX7007 (pro igc) by [email protected]
Hi all, I am trying to find a way to connect android device with tophat to lx7007. Looked through manuals and internet and no luck. There must be someone who had success with that. Would you please share? Yours, Sławek
July 26th 18 08:03 AM
by Chris Rowland[_2_] Go to last post
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Need tail wheel assembly by MNLou
I need to replace the entire pneumatic tail wheel unit on my 2006 LAK17AT - bearings, rim, tube, and tire. Does anyone have a source they could recommend? Thanks in advance! Lou - cross posted from the LAK17 Yahoo Group
July 26th 18 06:36 AM
by Paul Agnew Go to last post
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Recent FAAST safety Team email by SoaringXCellence
I get these all the time, but rarely see them posted here. Please note the exceptions for gliders, and the resulting cautionary statements. Mike Your ADS-B Questions Answered: Get the Facts Here Notice Number: NOTC7911 Question: Last month I read your description of where ADS-B will be required...
July 26th 18 01:07 AM
by SoaringXCellence Go to last post
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Cambridge GPS-NAV Aero Explorer error on log download by Eric Foertsch[_2_]
I have a Cambridge GPS-NAV. I am trying to download a flight log. It looks like the Aero Explorer software is reading it from the GPS-NAV ok, but then a dialog box pops up with an error msg "Error writing flight log to disk." I was able to download logs earlier this year, but was running on a...
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July 25th 18 10:54 PM
by kinsell Go to last post
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WGC Hosin-July 25 report-US Pilots by [email protected]
Captain Pete Alexander's report from the first official training day https://ussoaringteams.org/captains-report-official-training-day-1-july-25/
July 25th 18 10:52 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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OLC 7/24 USA issues by Craig Reinholt
OLC seems to be having issues. Flights upload, but ghosting out. Any ideas? Craig
July 25th 18 03:24 PM
by Jonathan St. Cloud Go to last post
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ASW-20C by Charles Longley
I purchased a 1/2 share of an ASW-19 this year and have really enjoyed it! Long term I’ve determined I would like an ASW-20C possibly an ASW-27. Is there an ASW-20 group online? Does anyone know of an ASW-20C not being flown right now? (In the US) Thanks!
July 25th 18 12:39 PM
by Charles Longley Go to last post
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GliderLink - New team soaring app for airborne location sharing by [email protected]
I'm excited to announce a new soaring app I've developed called GliderLink. The app shows your location and the location of nearby gliders on a moving map. You can see the other gliders' callsign, relative altitude, heading, and vertical speed. That's about it right now; it's very simple. The value...
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July 24th 18 06:13 PM
by Ben Hirashima Go to last post
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Glideplan for Windows 2.0 beta 6 Broken? - Can't print maps by WaltWX[_2_]
I'm one of the few people who still prints maps with Glideplan for contests, importing Cup files and colorizing. After setting everything up the way I like for the Std Nats at TSA... the function SET PRINT AREA, necessary to print out multiple sheets is broken. Tested on my Desktop PC Win7, a...
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July 24th 18 06:20 AM
by WaltWX[_2_] Go to last post
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Locating device mounting by [email protected]
Recent descriptions of the Nephi accident are driving me to rethink my decision about location of my Spot in the ship. I have had it mounted on the canopy frame to try to get the best view of the sky for tracking. It kind of gets in the way a little when on the chute harness. My assumption has been...
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July 24th 18 04:06 AM
by 2G Go to last post
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