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Thoughts on panel upgrade? by Paul[_10_]
I'm hoping some of you might be kind enough to offer some perspective regarding my panel (pic he https://s29.postimg.org/qvb54ydzb/Panel_2.jpg), it's equipped with: * Cambridge L-NAV computer with vario display, audio vario & gear warning * Cambridge GPS-NAV flight recorder & LCD navigation...
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IGC Flight Replay by JS
Just tried to use IGC Flight Replay and had errors. Looked on the Flight Replay website, found the news. http://ywtw.de/igcsimen.html 15.01.2017 Unfortunately Google does not support the interface to Google Earth anymore. Therefore for the time being IGC Replay will not be offered anymore. I Hope...
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February 17th 17 10:49 PM
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Importing a DG 505 Elan Orion by [email protected]
I am buying a DG505 Orion from South Africa - I need to figure out the best way to get the paperwork in order. It will ship in the next month, but right now I have options of getting it here and doing things to make the registration go better - ANY IDEAS, or Thoughts are appreciated. WH Bill...
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February 17th 17 06:10 PM
by Frank Whiteley Go to last post
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Wanted Rotax 505 crankshaft Part # 994570 by Paul Birkett[_2_]
Wanted Rotax 505 Crankshaft Part Number 994570. No longer available and looking for any assistance in locating one. Many thanks! Paul
February 17th 17 07:24 AM
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How many active gliders in USA? by Dave Nadler
Anybody know how many gliders are *active* in USA? As usual, the FAA statistics are garbled (this shows gliders, but lists all experimentals as a separate category, including experimental gliders):...
February 17th 17 05:00 AM
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Gherlein winch rear axels by [email protected]
No markings. Were these manufactured with some standard rear axel or a variety of parts? Most look like a GM 48 inches wide, between brake drums.
February 17th 17 04:13 AM
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1000 km flight from the winch at Greytown by Bruce Hoult
On April 1 last year Wellington gliding club moved from their site of more than half a century at Paraparaumu to a rural site near Greytown, and at the same time swapped aerotow (Tiger Moth, then Cubs, then Pawnees) for a new Skylaunch winch. Both sites are about 25 km from the same mountain chain,...
February 16th 17 10:36 PM
by Sean Fidler Go to last post
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Bay Soaring in Maryland by [email protected]
On Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 6:53:24 AM UTC-7, wrote: Does anyone have any information on what happened to the old Bay Soaring out of Woodbine, Md, and the owner, Gerry Gaudet? In 1997 they relocated to Ridgely airport on the eastern shore. After that they seemed to fade...
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AL-KO Cobra Trailer Coupler Keyhole Slot? by OHM Ω http://aviation.derosaweb.net
On the side of the AL-KO 2" coupler on my Cobra trailer there is a "keyhole" shaped hole. What is it for? It sure looks like some type of locking mechanism but no one seems to know what it is for. The coupler is marked "CL4 2" AL-KO Elkhart, IN). I contacted AL-KO in the UK and they directed me...
February 16th 17 03:54 PM
by Jonathan St. Cloud Go to last post
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FAA Revoking Standard Airworthiness Certificate DG-505 by NG
We imported a DG-505 Elan Orion built at the AMS Flight, d.o.o. (AMS) factory in Slovenia in 2006. It came with a Slovenian Certificate of Airworthiness and an AMS data plate. It was built under a German Standard Airworthiness Certificate which designates AMS in Slovenia as the manufacturer. DG...
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Anyone aware of a single elimination bracketed glider contest everbeing held? by [email protected]
For the 2017 Nephi OLC Games we will be offering a multitude of daily flying tasks/games for the pilots to choose from and enjoy. One of them that I am really excited about is single elimination bracketed glider racing. I'm wondering if anyone has ever tried this before? It seems like it would be...
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Condor2 alpha/pre-beta announced by sisu1a
From Uros in my 2.0 thread on the Condor forum: "Ok guys, here we go: entered alpha/pre-beta, many years work, almost there, we are very proud of it. Future assured for...
February 16th 17 03:14 AM
by Bruce Hoult Go to last post
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180 hp Pawnee of Jeff Cloud by [email protected]
Does anyone know what ever happened to the 180hp Pawnee that Jeff owned. Where is it today?
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Info for Junior/Youth XC training camps 2017 by [email protected]
XC Youth camp info needed..... I have an Alaskan teenager that completed his Private Glider last summer and is interested in XC training camps and scholarships. Any info or web links that I can forward to him would be appreciated. Thanks Jeff Banks
February 15th 17 09:29 PM
by Frank Whiteley Go to last post
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AGC vs. ATC fuses in glider panels by jfitch
Can anybody shed some light on why manufacturers continue to use glass (AGC) fuses rather than blade type plastic (ATC) fuses in gliders? Is there a certification issue, is it simply inertia? Automotive, marine, heavy equipment, and pretty much everyone else has moved on to the ATC style. From...
February 15th 17 08:14 PM
by jfitch Go to last post
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Air extractors for Ventus 2? by Tim Taylor
Are there any working designs for an air extractor for the Ventus 2?
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February 15th 17 04:51 PM
by Tango Whisky Go to last post
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Host a Seminar at your club - get more pilots flying XC and Races by [email protected]
This last weekend my club, Southern Eagles Soaring, hosted a "Glider Competition 101 Seminar". The seminar was a success with a full house of 29 attendees from SES, and as far away as Huntsville, AL, Sylacauga, AL, somewhere in SC ;-), and Jacksonville, FL. We had an engaged audience and some good...
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Soaring Grandprix - South Africa - Magaliesburg by Sean de Klerk
Hello Everyone, The SGP South Africa will be held at Magalies Gliding Club, South Africa from the 15th to the 22nd April 2017. Here is the link http://sgp.aero/southafrica2017.aspx It is a wonderful venue, so we invite pilots to come and fly! See the link above for more information, or contact me...
February 15th 17 06:39 AM
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Need help moving glider by [email protected]
Hello, I was wondering if someone could help me with a question about glider transportation. I am buying a glider in the SE and will need to get it home to Minnesota. If anyone has a list of people who are able to do this, or yourself please send it to me. Thanks Mike
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For sale AEROLA Powered ultralight sailplane (ALATUS M) by [email protected]
Health forces sale very low time Alatus M asking $20,000 but seller is very negotiable Take it anywhere rig it and selflaunch, for photos and information contact Tom Stowers 775 790-1170 775 782-4944
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