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New Youth/Junior Scholarships! by [email protected]
There are a number of new scholarships being awarded this year by the SSA to youth members (ages 14-22) of all skill levels... from the pre-solo beginner all the way up through experienced Junior pilots seeking advanced ratings and/or xc, wave, or ridge soaring experience. Please encourage youth...
November 28th 17 09:04 AM
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Looking for a new canopy for KA-6 by [email protected]
Where would one start looking for a new canopy for an old KA-6?
November 27th 17 11:27 PM
by James Thomson[_2_] Go to last post
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Looking for a Winter getaway? by JS[_5_]
Apparently a couple of spots have opened up in the "Formula 1.0 Grand Prix" at Leeton, New South Wales around New Years. Cross-posting from Jim Just wanted to keep everyone updated on the Formula 1.0 Grand Prix at Leeton from the 27th of December to the 5th of January. We have had a few people...
November 27th 17 05:59 PM
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Lak 12 trailer by Colin Roney
Any Lak 12 owner had cause to replace the factory pattern trailer brake shoes? If so where did you purchase them from?.
November 26th 17 11:36 AM
by Colin Roney Go to last post
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iPhone X and iGlide - the verdict is in. by Andy Blackburn[_3_]
Thanks for this. OLED ought to be better in high brightness environments so it's reassuring that it is. It looked to me like Apple didn't set the max brightness on the iPhone X as high as I would have liked, but I could only experience it in the store. Seems like one reflection problem is off the...
November 26th 17 03:29 AM
by jfitch Go to last post
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Black Friday Sale by Paul Remde
Black Friday Sale Cumulus Soaring, Inc. Friday Nov. 24 through Monday, Nov. 27, 2017 Details: http://cumulus-soaring.com/sale.htm ClearNav LCD XC Vario (demo): $1550 ClearNav LCD XC Vario (new): $1750 (normally: $1950) ClearNav II Color Flight Computer (demo): $1795 (normally: $2660)
November 24th 17 07:15 PM
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ASH 25M Polar by [email protected]
Hi Nik, the difference in glide performance between the winglet configurations is not that large. But the 26m-winglets increase aileron effectiveness and significantly improve handling in thermals. Climb performance is also said to improve. Best, Christoph
November 24th 17 11:03 AM
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WTB TruTrak 2 1/4 turn and bank by [email protected]
I'm looking for a TruTrak 2 1/4 one minute turn and bank indicator. My understanding is that TruTrak does not make this instrument any more. Please contact me at dreaganatfuse.net if you have one that needs a new home. Thanks, Dan Reagan
November 24th 17 03:25 AM
by [email protected][_2_] Go to last post
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Repainting Wingtip by JB Gunner
The wingtip skid on my glider had become worn down and I didn't catch in time. I landed on a concrete runway. The under surface of the wingtip scrapped on the runway wearing off the paint. There seems to be no damage to the fiberglass just scratched gelcoat. The scrape is about two inches wide...
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November 23rd 17 04:33 PM
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LXNAV hIGH def maps by Jonathan St. Cloud
Just wondering if anyone flying in the US West is using the LXNAV high def maps in their LX90XX and is it worth it? I have a LX9070 so lot so real estate on screen.
November 22nd 17 09:11 PM
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Fatality in NZ South Island regionals :-( by Bruce Hoult
Name not yet released, but there can't be many highly experienced Aussies from Melbourne competing. https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/99113141/police-responding-to-crashed-glider-near-lake-hwea Contestant list is...
November 22nd 17 11:25 AM
by Bruce Hoult Go to last post
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Wanted Becker AR3201 schematic or non-functioning radio by Hartley Falbaum[_2_]
I have a Becker 3201 that won't power up. Looking to repair or replace the circuit board containing the battery. s/n 11,000 + Not worth sending to repair shop. I have replaced it with used 3201 but would like to have spare if possible. Thanks Hartley Falbaum hfalbaum at comcast dot net
November 22nd 17 09:01 AM
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Hod Taylor by [email protected]
I just received word a couple of days ago that Hod Taylor passed on August 19, one day shy of his 97th birthday. Hod was a fixture around the old Black Forest Glider Port for many years until it closed, then became a permanent resident of the operations at Minden. I would like to gather some...
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November 21st 17 01:12 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Monerai P Self Launching Sailplane by [email protected]
On Tuesday, August 18, 1998 at 12:00:00 AM UTC-7, marc silverman wrote: This is not a low time ship or anytime ship.It was not a succesful design..Thats why you don't see them flying.Don't buy it. Marc Silverman WV MIKEB1835 wrote: Can anyone give me some info about the Monerai P. ...
November 20th 17 08:34 PM
by Eric Greenwell[_4_] Go to last post
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FS: 4 Becker 4201 radios by Ross[_3_]
Selling 4 good Becker radios All in great shape Can be delivered with a connector if required Prices starting at $425. Discounts available if more than 1 is bought Free shipping
November 20th 17 07:49 PM
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Dittel radio servicing by David Sherrill
Any recommendations for getting a Dittel FSG 71M serviced? Mine has a sticker on the side that reads "Replace Memory Battery 2005". The radio is working perfectly, but I want to get that battery out before it starts leaking. I have found owners manuals and schematics on the web, but nothing...
November 20th 17 11:08 AM
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Advice on returning to Soaring after over 20 years by Michael[_12_]
I am finally returning to Soaring after over 20 years, I earned a Private Glider rating in '91 and had @175 flights in 2-33/1-26 and a Private Power rating in '92 and 350hrs. My goal: Regain currency/proficiency and purchase a standard class non-flapped glider. Specifically I was looking for...
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November 20th 17 01:12 AM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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737 vs glider by Ramy[_2_]
Anyone have more details about it? In particular, was the glider equipped with transponder? This is not good rep for us, but could have been worse....
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November 19th 17 07:37 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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Wanted: SN-10b Repeater by John Carlyle
Does anyone have an SN-10b repeater they'd like to sell? Contact John Carlyle, jcarlyle(at)verizon(dot)net Thanks, John
November 19th 17 12:09 AM
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ISO LET L23 Left wing by [email protected]
Our flight school is in search of an undamaged left wing for a Blanik L23. we discovered damage to the wing spar on inspection and are having a very hard time finding replacement in a reasonable time frame (6 months). Any help or leads would be appreciated. TIA
November 18th 17 05:17 AM
by Charles Longley Go to last post
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