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Nearest Location by [email protected]
I am 13 years old and I want to learn to fly a glider. The one problem is that the nearest gliding school near me is 1 hr and 40 minutes away and this is way too far. I was wondering if there was a way around this. I have looked for different places but they are all too far. FYI I live in eastern...
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June 15th 19 02:59 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Softie Parachute for Schleicher gliders with a seat back cutout by Craig Reinholt
Last year I bought a new Softie parachute for my ASH 31. Not researching things through properly, I briefly read the Softie website (ok, I’m a dipstick for not drilling down in the "not so" fine print) and ordered the 240 MINI Softie model. Being a guy that is moderately “prosperous”, but can...
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June 15th 19 02:41 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Another EXTREMELY low thermal save by [email protected]
I’m afraid video may be making pilots take these risks. https://youtu.be/PlXeHeR5Ma8
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June 15th 19 10:42 AM
by Paul T[_4_] Go to last post
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Recommended websites for posting student IGC files? by George Haeh
Now that we finally have a PowerFLARM in our club 2-seater, I am wondering where to post the IGC files so the students can later examine their flights, and possibly make badge claims.
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June 14th 19 05:03 PM
by Ramy[_2_] Go to last post
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5 way tubing quick connector UK by Rob Shepherd
Evening folks, Does anyone know where I can obtain a five way tubing quick connector in the UK? Cheers Rob
June 14th 19 04:48 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Fastening Flexible Solar Panels to a trailer-what adhesive to use ? by [email protected]
Looking to add solar charging to my trailer by using flexible solar panels. Would rather not drill through the Aluminum top. Any experience with adhesives to use ? Dan
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June 13th 19 05:38 PM
by John Wells Go to last post
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Region 5 South Contest Report by Rich Owen[_2_]
It’s Hot Down Here in the South! The trailers started rolling in last week as the Mid Georgia Soaring club held their annual GTA Race and cross-country camp. The weather is continuing to provide outstanding soaring conditions for the Region 5 Regional in Cordele Georgia. For those of you who...
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June 13th 19 04:06 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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How to hang a glider from the ceiling of a hangar by Chris
We are looking to put a 1-26 on a lift or hoist. Its a steel building with a very beefy structure. This is commonly done in Europe. Has anybody experience and sketches/pictures/BOM for such a construction and is willing to share? Thanks.
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June 13th 19 10:04 AM
by Ian[_2_] Go to last post
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Problem With Powerflarm Firmware Update? by Dan Marotta
Yesterday I updated my PF portable from version 6.60 to 6.67 and went out for a short flight.* I found that Flarm targets were no longer displayed on my ClearNav II display.* It still displayed ADS-B and PCAS targets but no Flarm targets.* The PF portable still showed Flarm targets.* Any...
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June 12th 19 11:31 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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FlarmNet targets on Oudie 2 by zach yama
Hello, I recently installed a PowerFLARM in my ship. I have the Flarm box connected to an SN10B and my Oudie 2 reviving Data from the SN10B. I have not had any issues with the Flarm and ADS-B targets being displayed (with their Hexadecimal code) on either the SN10B or the Oudie, but have not yet...
June 12th 19 07:44 PM
by zach yama Go to last post
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Dittel FSG 2T question by SC
Has anyone successfully used pin 4 to connect a vario audio to the speaker for a Dittel FSG 2T radio? I tried this with a ClearNav Vario and was not successful. The manual indicates that this should work, but states that this feature is optional. I don't know if this means that it is an optional...
June 12th 19 05:49 PM
by MN50 Go to last post
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Interesting thread by Paul T[_4_]
https://uras.gliderpilot.net/?op=s2&id=59967&vt=
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June 12th 19 08:48 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Oops by kinsell
https://newyork.cbslocal.com/2019/06/04/glider-plane-connecticut-home/?fbclid=IwAR3LbIxO1V0iwvZ4EQyhoWMLk8T6Xv1TWX2R-gkUZS4iDy_GayRwMMXALVQ
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June 11th 19 09:16 PM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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Strong Chute for sale by [email protected]
I have a never-deployed Strong seat chute for sale. Been awhile since it was repacked but it's in excellent condition, and has been stored in a cool, dry environment. Comes with carry case. $1000.00 Pics available, and please message me with any questions.
June 10th 19 09:54 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Oxygen Tank for Schleicher ASW 27 or 28 by Discus 44[_2_]
I am looking for a replacement Qxygen cylinder for my ASW 28. It is the weird one almost the same size as a "D" bottle but smaller in diameter 4.125 inches and 16.5 inches long. Mine is stamped DOT-3AA2015 REE16.6 Which is the cubic ft capacity.
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June 10th 19 08:46 PM
by Scott Williams Go to last post
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LS 4 vs ASW 20 by Walt Connelly
Your opinions please. Walt
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June 10th 19 03:56 PM
by Charles Longley Go to last post
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SSA Live sailplane tracker by [email protected]
The SSA live sailplane tracker seems to be down. Is this the case or is it just me? DVM ASG29E BV
June 9th 19 04:52 PM
by Ron Gleason Go to last post
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One-man rigging aids - is the electric up/down control worth it? by Paul Kaye
My new club seems to have a culture of rig in April and derig in October! Personally I prefer to rig and derig for each flight, unless I know that there is a run of several days good weather and I'm available to fly. I have covers (Cloud-dancers) but I really don't think they offer the protection...
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June 9th 19 04:27 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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"Flying" your glider on the ground after a landout during athunderstorm or alternatives? by Charles Ethridge
Hi, everyone. I searched but couldn't find the posts just now, but I think I remember reading posts from some of you who said that you have successfully "flown" your glider on the ground in a thunderstorm after a landout. Having been a CFI and charter pilot in Nebraska, I'm quite familiar with...
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June 9th 19 02:11 AM
by AS Go to last post
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Newbie Question igc files by Joel Flamenbaum[_2_]
Best program to open igc files? Thanks in advance
June 9th 19 12:50 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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