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STC for 180 HP Pawnee Available by [email protected]
Converting the early 150 model to 180 hp is now available through Mike Horton of Lubbock, Texas. The STC allows for the o320 to be replace with the o360 A1A. The late Jeff Cloud had the arrangement in his tow plane and it was very good. No it is not a 235, nor should it be, but it is a very...
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Discus 2b For Sale by [email protected]
An M&H prepared Discus 2b available end of June. Brand NEW Cobra trailer, Ship Refinished by Brayer( Concordia Guy), Clr Nav and more. Almost done.
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ASW27B Price still coming down by [email protected]
Just dropped the price of my 27B to 84,000 as seen in Wings and Wheels. Former Dick Butler ship (J3) is painted. Throwing in lots of extras!
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SkySight forecast available for SW USA by JS
As used at the recent WGC in Benalla... An excellent forecasting tool has been released in the USA, first available for the SW. More to come? https://skysight.io I have flown using Matthew Scutter's SkySight website when in Australia and found it extremely useful. Jim
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Improved live tracking for the SSA membership? by Sean Fidler
I would like to propose that the SSA consider providing its valued members with a far more comprehensive and well-adopted tracking solution (higher performance, more reliable hardware, negotiated member discounts, etc.). Tracking should not just for the benefit of contest pilots; tracking includes...
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April 22nd 17 05:31 AM
by JS Go to last post
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Legal interpretation Adsb out by [email protected]
April 1, 2017 By Mike Collins The FAA’s Office of the Chief Counsel has issued a legal interpretation that clarifies automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) requirements for operators of aircraft without electrical systems. The FAA has mandated ADS-B Out equipage after January 1, 2020,...
April 21st 17 11:08 PM
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FAI Sailplane Grand Prix USA 🇺🇸 Orlando by Sean Fidler
SGP USA begins today at Seminole Lake Gliderport near Orlando, Florida. Website: www.sgp.aero/usa2017 Live tracking: http://www.sgp.aero/usa2017/race-coverage/race-tracking.aspx?contestID=28476 Facebook: @FAISailplaneGrandPrixUSA Yesterday's practice race results: ...
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April 21st 17 07:34 PM
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Splitting Contest by pilot skill by Tony[_5_]
I know the SSA Rules have allowed for a while the ability to split classes in a regional by pretty much any criteria. A few contests have split by glider type or handicap range. Have any split by pilot skill? If so how did they do the split? Volunteers? Pilot Ranking? Combination? How does the GTA...
April 21st 17 05:51 PM
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SSA Junior Team (US readers) by Frank Whiteley
On Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 4:49:34 PM UTC-6, Frank Whiteley wrote: Several years ago, a person very dear to me, engaged me in the idea of supporting youth and juniors in soaring. Dr. John Campbell had organized the Collegiate Soaring Association to promote soaring as a collegiate sport. He...
April 21st 17 04:51 AM
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Canopy covers by Tom Tom[_2_]
Hi! I have to sell new canopy covers for all gliders and planes. Colors .silver.blue,green,gold and red. Weight - 300-400G. Easy to put and off Perfect for gride time Delivery Time 5 working days. Photo:http://files.tinypic.pl/i/00892/r0cpqytck9qo.jpg
April 20th 17 10:16 PM
by Wheaton Go to last post
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Looking for ASW-27 or similar for US Team Camp by Tony[_5_]
RAS, I'm looking to borrow an ASW-27 (or very similar performance) glider to use at the US Team Camp in Cordele, GA right before the 15 meter Nationals. Francois Pin and I plan to use the camp to hone our team flying technique before heading to the 13.5 Meter World Championships in Hungary in...
April 20th 17 08:24 PM
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Costello anyone? by [email protected]
It is Monday April 17th and I know it is Easter Monday. Has anyone been able to contact Costello lately? Both numbers (480-968-7746 and 800-528-6483) say that the number is out of service. Anyone have any more information? Thanks, Bob 7U
April 20th 17 04:42 PM
by bumper[_4_] Go to last post
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New BGA awards? by Mark Defendi
How many 300s, 500s or diamond heights have you done? We all do these tasks maybe many many times, but would it be nice if say when. You do 50 300s or 25 diamond heights there should be a new award? Maybe a diamond with some scrambled egg underneath the badge or say for 300s and 500s maybe ...
April 20th 17 04:31 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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Wanted Instruments by [email protected]
Heinz, did you find a radio? I might have one but am out of town and won't be home until next week to check. Cheers Mike
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Need an AS-K21 trailer and transport from Wurstboro to Tehahcapi by [email protected][_1_]
Reasonable rental rate and transport fee paid. Contact: Jane Barrett at Skylark North email: mva7 at earthlink dot net phone: 661.822.5267 Or
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Cobra trailer brake heating up by Eric Greenwell[_4_]
I adjusted the brakes on my Cobra trailer according to the directions from Cobra. On the first test drive, the right brake drum got very hot in a few miles (about 240 deg F); the left brake drum got up to about 125 deg F. Neither drum seems to be dragging when I jack up the wheel and spin it. I...
April 20th 17 04:50 AM
by Eric Greenwell[_4_] Go to last post
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FS: Becker 4401 Transponder by Ross[_3_]
Due to an upgrade I have a Becker 4401 Transponder for sale. Includes the ACK30 Encoder, cables, antenne and paperwork I am open to offers
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Formula 1.0 Grand Prix by [email protected]
Hi All, Next season in Australia there will be a new competition, dubbed Formula 1.0 as it is a Grand Prix style contest that revolves around the current Australian Club Class handicap point of 1.0, but also includes a bracket in either direction. The following sailplanes are eligible : Jantar...
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Polar data for The Rhönsperber by [email protected]
Hi everyone, Does anyone have, or has a link to a polar for the Rhönsperber or the figures to enter in SeeYou Mobile? All I have at the moment is the data from Peter Hocker's book on Hans Jacob but they are not enough... Many thanks, Daniel
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SSA Youth and Junior Scholarships by Frank Whiteley
Have a helper youth pilot? Last call for the 2017 Bultman Youth Flight Scholarship applications. Must be postmarked no later than 4/30/2017. Information and forms http://www.ssa.org/Youth?show=blog&id=2389 Are you presenting at an airport event, school, or otherwise? Give youth the opportunity...
April 19th 17 04:51 PM
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