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Nephi 2018 Hosting Combined Sports Class Nats and Regionals - ComeFly With Us! by [email protected][_2_]
We had a wonderful week+ of fun flying mixed with racing at the 2017 Nephi OLC Games. Thanks to all the pilots that attended. Nephi has been chosen to host the 2018 Sports Class Nationals. We are again honored to host a Nationals in Utah. We will also host a regional sports class contest...
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The Cobra "Ramp Grind" - a fix by bumper[_4_]
New "bumper" product announcement: The ramp sliders on my 2002 Cobra trailer were metal on metal, bolt threads gouged the extruded aluminum floor rails and there was metal on metal wear.. Some later trailers have plastic washers, but those don't last or work well either. I made plastic sliders for...
July 19th 17 05:53 PM
by bumper[_4_] Go to last post
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FREE CHECKRIDES at Marfa, Texas 2017-2018 by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas
Another "rusty pilot" knocked off the rust with me last weekend. It's all about PROFICIENCY! I'm available July 20 - August 28, then off to Germany for my annual flying adventures south of Munich near the Bavarian Alps and of course, a pilgrimage to the historic Wasserkuppe, near Fulda, north of...
July 19th 17 04:58 PM
by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas Go to last post
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Looking to buy a wing rigger. by Marcin S
Let me know if you have one for sale. Thanks, Marcin
July 19th 17 02:13 PM
by Sean Fidler Go to last post
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Canadian turnpoint file problem on soaringdata.info? by 2KA
I noticed someone this week having problems converting a CUP turnpoint file on my website. Since I don't have logins on my site, I don't have a way of contacting them directly. I was hoping whoever it was reads RAS. The cause of the problem was three rogue non-printable characters in the header...
July 19th 17 12:29 AM
by Dan Daly[_2_] Go to last post
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http://wingsandwheels.com/class/uploads/947860385727mm7%20-%20Copy.JPG Super nice ASW27B NDH reduced price to $76,500.
July 18th 17 11:45 PM
by Sean Franke Go to last post
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ASW 27B http://wingsandwheels.com/class/uploads/947860385727mm7%20-%20Copy.JPGprice reduced to $76,500.
July 18th 17 08:26 PM
by Ken Go to last post
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109B import from Germany - FAA hassle? by Klaus Oestreich
Hi all, I have fund a nice 109B in Germany. Just wondering about the FAA hassle to get it registered....... Also it has a Grob engine.......talk with Grob in Germany about there engine. Looks like not many parts left. The engine has about 180hrs left. What are you guys thinking ? Thanks Klaus
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July 18th 17 07:21 PM
by Klaus Oestreich Go to last post
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ASW-27B 2 POPPA for sale by [email protected]
On Monday, April 17, 2017 at 10:36:12 AM UTC-4, wrote: On behalf of Penn Smith; 2 POPPA price reduced to $85,500. See Wings & Wheels ad: http://wingsandwheels.com/class/classified.php?id=1987 Today's your lucky day. 2P now priced at $79,500.
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New US 1000 km triangle record? by Sean Fidler
https://www.onlinecontest.org/olc-2.0/gliding/flightinfo.html?dsId=5947239 Just heard a rumor. If so congrats!
July 18th 17 01:36 PM
by Dan Daly[_2_] Go to last post
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Butterfly vario and remote control on the stick by [email protected]
Hi, Can it be done? Has anyone done it? S
July 17th 17 07:04 PM
by JS Go to last post
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Final Day (12) 13.5 WGC US Pilots by [email protected]
2 Hour area task with Storms moving through the area for Francois and Tony: http://wgc2017.hu/sites/default/files/task12b.pdf Track them on 2 sites: http://live.glidernet.org/#c=46.32105,20.34176&z=9&s=1 http://glidertracker.de/#tsk=http://www.prosoar.de/tasks/2p935zopdp1/temp/646546/xcsoar
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Schempp-Hirth Font Face by [email protected]
Could someone provide me with the name of the font face used by Schempp on model names below the canopy and in their marketing materials? TIA 2c
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Configuring PF Logger by kinsell
Hi Dave, Look at page 9 of this document: https://www.cumulus-soaring.com/flarm/PowerFLARM-Tips.pdf In the PF config file, Remde has a line: $PFLAC, S, Pilot, Remde
July 16th 17 02:55 AM
by kinsell Go to last post
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Long engine-off cross-country flights in a XImango Motor glider by [email protected]
Some vids of recent flights out of Bermuda Dunes flying a Ximango TMG. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iQv1C1CJQPU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sYYH8ASpQyE&t=7s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rAUHh9T8mWs&t=5s
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Stobe LED Flarm flasher for Ventus glider by [email protected]
I fly in the French Alps where there is heavy glider traffic and Flarm is mandatory. Having Flarm is a great help and has proven very useful. But the traffic can be very congested and at times multiple threatening targets do happen and it is not always easy to see which one is the most...
July 15th 17 03:19 AM
by son_of_flubber Go to last post
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AOPA Pilot magazine article on FAI SGP USA by Sean Fidler
The article is written by Charles Peterson (his second in the magazine I believe) and resides within in the latest August 2017 issue of AOPA Pilot. This issue not online yet (still July) within th website but the magazine is starting to ship. The article features Rich Owen and tells the tale of...
July 14th 17 08:01 PM
by Sean Fidler Go to last post
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"On Silent Wings" AOPA Pilot Magazine, August 2017 by Frank Whiteley
"On Silent Wings", an article on Sailplane Grand Prix Racing by Charles Petersen, "Charlie Papa", with photography by Maria Szemplinska, appears in the August 2017 AOPA Pilot Magazine. The Soaring Society of America and its members would like to thank AOPA and the author of this article, Mr....
July 14th 17 07:21 PM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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iGlide -- can't download any map data by Bob Pasker
For some reason, I cannot see any maps to download on SETTINGS MAP DATA in iGlide (latest version according to Apple App Store). I wrote to Butterfly and they wrote back: "iGlide is not able to establish an internet connection. Please retry and make sure your iOS device is online an iGlide is...
July 14th 17 05:46 PM
by BGlider Go to last post
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Sad News by Robert Fidler[_2_]
Gene Rinke has passed away after a year long fight with brain cancer. I visited him a week ago and he remained in good spirits even though he was aware his time was near. Gene was a great friend, an outstanding individual and a great soaring pilot. I flew with him for almost 20 years on countless...
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