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LX Nav - New vario naming convention by Dave Springford
LX Nav has developed a new naming convention for their vario line up. All stand alone varios are now prefixed with an "S", so the V7 and V3 are now known as the S7 and S3. If you are looking on the LX Nav website for manuals, you will now find them under their new S designations. The line-up of...
April 6th 15 05:57 PM
by Surge Go to last post
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LX Nav firmware update ...... by Ron Gleason
I have a LX NAV Flarmview and I am planning on updating the firmware to 2.02 (March 10 2015) at the same time I update my PowerFlarm. I also plan on adding the latest FlarmNet file (6006 entries). Anyone perform these LX Nav FlarmView updates? Any issues? Thanks in advance Ron Gleason
April 5th 15 10:51 PM
by Ron Gleason Go to last post
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Wow! Ooops, take #3 by Dave Nadler
Yikes. http://ad.easa.europa.eu/ad/2015-0052-E
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April 4th 15 09:26 PM
by Dave Nadler Go to last post
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trailer top gas struts for sale by [email protected]
I have a pair of gas struts which I purchased here a couple of years ago and have not used that I would like to offer for sale. HAHN-Gasfedern N 1100 Atr.Nr. 1 043 86 9 Ment Dat. 0907 Piston length 19.9" Body length 24.75" Over all length from center of rod end to center of rod end 45.3"....
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Anschau gas struts by [email protected]
Does anyone knows the specs of the gas struts of a Anschau Komet III? Glass fiber top. No values on those struts anymore... Cheers, Bert
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Car/Truck to pull glider trailer by [email protected]
Hi All, I am new to this group and last fall added a glider rating to my ASEL certificate. I am planning to replace my car this summer and in anticipation of purchasing a glider someday, I would like to purchase a vehicle that would do a good job towing a glider. I also want it to get the best...
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April 3rd 15 02:54 PM
by Andrzej Kobus Go to last post
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Roach Dry Lake Ground Launch Weekend by Dan Marotta
Checking to see if it's a go. Last I heard the usual place on the lake bed is reserved for April 17-19 but the Pawnee was out for recovering. Will the Pawnee be back in service by the appointed time? Will you trailer the gliders from Jean to the lake? We are planning our trip now... -- Dan...
April 3rd 15 01:46 AM
by Bill T Go to last post
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Glider Collections by Kevin Christner
I'm interested in finding out what some of the largest private collections of "classic" (roughly 1965-1975) are (Steve I already know you have about a gazillion...). I currently have an Elfe S-3, Libelle 301, Diamant 17.2 and ASW-12. What do you own? 2C
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April 2nd 15 11:35 PM
by Steve Leonard[_2_] Go to last post
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Jump starting solo motor glider with automobile 12 volt starter by [email protected]
Could I use a car 12 volt jump cable starter, the kind that is a heavy duty rechargable battery used to start dead car batteries, to start my Ventus 2CXM if the battery runs down? Could I damage the electrics of the glider if I did so? Thanks, John Iacobucci
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Hybrid Arcus by [email protected]
Borrowing the hybrid technology from the automotive industry, a hybrid system has been developed and succesfully tested on an Arcus. Energy is stored in a high capacity battery bank during thermalling and during cruise when lift is encountered below the current McCready setting. This energy is...
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Aerox DD02-01 Oxygen System and Regulator for Sale. by Brian[_1_]
Aerox DD02-01 Dilution Demand Oxygen Conserver System. $200 Nelson Regulator $100 A fellow glider pilot retired from gliding, I don't think he ever used it, at most he may have used 2 or 3 times. I have a Nelson regulator that I have adjusted the pressure for the DD02-01 and have tested it on the...
April 1st 15 05:32 AM
by Brian[_1_] Go to last post
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What's your favorite YouTube/Vimeo soaring video? by Paul Villinski
This is currently my favorite soaring video found online just for the fun-factor: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1rCtnTXo3SE What's yours and why?
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April 1st 15 01:16 AM
by James Koper Go to last post
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Old XCSoar DAT file format by bds
Years ago XCSoar used a DAT file format for terrain files and the old terrain generator would create a file like filename-dem.dat Can anyone here shed some light on the file format of those DAT files and how they were obtained or created? Thanks. Bruce
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ASW20B by [email protected]
Looking for a nice ASW20B !
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March 31st 15 04:27 PM
by ND Go to last post
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FS: Dittel FSG2T by Romeozulu
On Tuesday, 10 March 2015 11:52:25 UTC+1, Romeozulu wrote: Due to a panel change I have a Dittel FSG2T for sale. Selling on behalf of the owner. In full working condition. Comes complete with wiring harness and release to service documentation Price: $800 including shipping ...
March 31st 15 08:48 AM
by Romeozulu Go to last post
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Soaring in China by Michael Ash
I'm going to China for a few weeks in October and I thought it would be nice to get in a little flying while I'm there. Unfortunately information on the subject seems hard to find. I've found a couple of posts in this group which didn't get much in the way of replies, and I found one article...
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March 31st 15 01:55 AM
by MrBeefa69 Go to last post
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Encrypted Flarmnet files and 3rd party software by jfitch
I think this merits its own thread. Due to legal concerns, Flarmnet has encrypted their files, and as I understand it most displays including the Butterfly will no longer show pilot or glider information. This is separate from the opt in/out of tracking as I understand it. I liked the ability to...
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March 30th 15 10:14 PM
by Ramy[_2_] Go to last post
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CNC Waterjet cutting instrument holes by [email protected]
Hey All, Does anybody have any experience with getting a fiberglass instrument panel CNC cut with a waterjet (or any other CNC cutter for that matter)? I called several local shops and I couldn't get a definitive answer whether the waterjet will delaminate the composite around the cut holes or...
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March 30th 15 07:55 PM
by Craig Funston Go to last post
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Stemme over Steamboat Springs by Tom Claffey
While skiing today I heard a noise overhead and there was a Stemme having a nice flight along the ridge, (no wind though). It had JW under the wing, is the owner/pilot on here?
March 30th 15 04:49 PM
by Tim[_11_] Go to last post
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When is the "Cloud Street, Soaring the American West" video goingto be shown? by [email protected]
On Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 6:44:38 PM UTC-6, Sean Fidler wrote: Information seems to be slow or crawling. Looking forward to it...! On March 26, SSA sent out an "E-news" edition with the following post about Cloudstreet. The main thing you should know is that each PBS station has to...
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